Period
to 27 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 May 2020 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
England > South East
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 212 313 355
Rank change year-on-year +101 +42 -55
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 22 54 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.79% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 15
Median daily rate £363 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.68% +6.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £326 £281 £209
90th Percentile £600 £488 £453
England median daily rate £450 £408 £485
% change year-on-year +10.43% -15.89% +21.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £48.75 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +39.29% - -

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,518 6,863 7,789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 49.00% 46.86% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,033 4,056 4,468
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £213 £256 £250
90th Percentile £619 £607 £575
England median daily rate £450 £468 £450
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 297 312
Median hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +6.06% -
10th Percentile £11.98 £10.84 £10.40
90th Percentile £47.00 £50.00 £47.43
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Fortinet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Fortinet in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Fortinet in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Fortinet in the South East

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Fortinet in the South East over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Fortinet in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Fortinet in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Fortinet in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 May 2020. 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
Thames Valley +53 10 £350 -22.22% 5
Berkshire +36 8 £350 -22.22% 4
Surrey +64 6 £520 -
Hampshire +54 4 £250 -28.57% 3
West Sussex +37 2 £381 -
Oxfordshire +29 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Fortinet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (36.36%) FortiGate
6 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) CCNA
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
6 7 (31.82%) VPN
6 7 (31.82%) MPLS
6 7 (31.82%) BGP
6 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 6 (27.27%) LAN
7 6 (27.27%) CCNP
7 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (27.27%) AWS
7 6 (27.27%) F5
8 5 (22.73%) Azure
8 5 (22.73%) Palo Alto
9 4 (18.18%) vSphere
9 4 (18.18%) Network Security
9 4 (18.18%) Opsview
9 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (18.18%) Citrix
9 4 (18.18%) SSL
9 4 (18.18%) Windows

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Azure
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.55%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (31.82%) BGP
2 7 (31.82%) MPLS
2 7 (31.82%) VPN
2 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (18.18%) IPsec
4 4 (18.18%) Network Security
4 4 (18.18%) SSL
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.64%) DHCP
5 3 (13.64%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.55%) Multicast
7 1 (4.55%) Skype
7 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Public Sector
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Network Architect
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) DevSecOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Change Control
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (9.09%) DevSecOps
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Presales
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) SIEM
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Event Correlation
4 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNA
2 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) CCNP
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.09%) CCIE
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (9.09%) MCITP
5 2 (9.09%) VCAP
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.55%) CCDA
6 1 (4.55%) CCSE
6 1 (4.55%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) FortiGate
2 4 (18.18%) Opsview
3 2 (9.09%) Ansible
3 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (9.09%) Terraform
4 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.55%) OpenView
4 1 (4.55%) OPNET
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) F5
5 5 (22.73%) Palo Alto
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 4 (18.18%) Juniper
6 4 (18.18%) Symantec
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
8 2 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (9.09%) CrowdStrike
8 2 (9.09%) HP
8 2 (9.09%) McAfee
8 2 (9.09%) NetApp
8 2 (9.09%) Proofpoint
8 2 (9.09%) Qualys
8 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 2 (9.09%) Splunk
8 2 (9.09%) Trend Micro