Period
to 21 October 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fortinet over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Fortinet, Inc.

Fortinet
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 63 41
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22 -14
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 18 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 4.83% 2.83% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category 8.41% 5.42% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 3
Shropshire median daily rate £425 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +29.17% -
10th Percentile £408 £337 £238
90th Percentile £530 £436 £314
West Midlands median daily rate £417 £431 £310
% change year-on-year -3.42% +39.11% -9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Fortinet is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Shropshire.

All Vendors
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 214 424 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 57.37% 52.22% 54.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 159 57
Shropshire median daily rate £510 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.34% +0.13% +26.98%
10th Percentile £357 £315 £263
90th Percentile £605 £525 £573
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 13
Shropshire median hourly rate £25.12 £25.12 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +47.76% -18.07%
10th Percentile £22.22 £25.12 £12.34
90th Percentile £33.02 £25.12 £25.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.82 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +9.10% -12.12% +2.10%

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing Fortinet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for Fortinet in Shropshire

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fortinet in Shropshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in Shropshire

Fortinet
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +14 17 £425 +9.68%
Fortinet
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fortinet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 18 (100.00%) VPN
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 18 (100.00%) McAfee
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) Wireless
2 17 (94.44%) WAN
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (94.44%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (94.44%) WAN Optimisation
3 14 (77.78%) Data Centre
3 14 (77.78%) FortiGate
3 14 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (77.78%) Network Design
3 14 (77.78%) Nokia
4 13 (72.22%) Oracle
5 8 (44.44%) Workflow
6 4 (22.22%) Network Packet Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) HSRP
6 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) F5
6 4 (22.22%) VLAN
6 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 4 (22.22%) BGP
6 4 (22.22%) Internet
6 4 (22.22%) MPLS
6 4 (22.22%) OSPF
6 4 (22.22%) IBM
6 4 (22.22%) CCIE

Fortinet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 17 (94.44%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) VPN
1 18 (100.00%) Wireless
2 17 (94.44%) WAN
3 14 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (22.22%) BGP
4 4 (22.22%) HSRP
4 4 (22.22%) Internet
4 4 (22.22%) MPLS
4 4 (22.22%) OSPF
4 4 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (77.78%) Implementation Engineer
2 14 (77.78%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Design Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Network Design Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Expert
6 2 (11.11%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Expert
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Service Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Network Support
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) WAN Optimisation
2 14 (77.78%) Network Design
3 8 (44.44%) Workflow
4 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (22.22%) Network Packet Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCIE
1 4 (22.22%) CCNP
1 4 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) McAfee
2 14 (77.78%) Nokia
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
4 4 (22.22%) BMC
4 4 (22.22%) F5
4 4 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Aruba