Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 358 297 340
Rank change year-on-year -61 +43 +19
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 24 55 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.73% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 45 18
South East median daily rate £350 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -4.00% +3.81%
10th Percentile £241 £310 £313
90th Percentile £524 £465 £475
England median daily rate £485 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +21.13% +3.23% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South East median hourly rate - - £21.50
England median hourly rate - £50.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year - +132.56% +7.50%

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 7,827 7,493 8,773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.81% 49.08% 48.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,479 4,206 5,179
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £253 £232
90th Percentile £575 £550 £544
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 365 433
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +2.28%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.43 £47.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Fortinet in the South East

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in the South East

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet in the South East over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fortinet in the South East

Fortinet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet in the South East.

Contractor 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 21 May 2018. 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 -21 9 £413 +17.86% 10
Surrey - 8 £325 - 2
Hampshire -40 6 £350 -16.67% 4
Buckinghamshire -13 4 £565 +60.74%
Berkshire -17 3 £400 +14.29% 7
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 - 3
West Sussex - 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 14 (58.33%) Cisco
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 10 (41.67%) F5
5 9 (37.50%) LAN
5 9 (37.50%) WAN
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) Network Security
8 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 6 (25.00%) Brocade
8 6 (25.00%) Office 365
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
9 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (20.83%) MPLS
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) DNS
10 4 (16.67%) ITIL
10 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 4 (16.67%) HP
10 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
10 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
11 3 (12.50%) SIEM
11 3 (12.50%) Virtual Team

Fortinet
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 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) LAN
2 9 (37.50%) WAN
3 7 (29.17%) Network Security
4 5 (20.83%) DNS
4 5 (20.83%) MPLS
4 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (12.50%) OSPF
6 3 (12.50%) Sourcefire
7 2 (8.33%) BGP
7 2 (8.33%) DHCP
7 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (8.33%) SAN
7 2 (8.33%) VLAN
7 2 (8.33%) VPN
7 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) IP Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Brocade Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IP Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) WAP
2 1 (4.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 2 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Presales
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCNP
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) F5
4 6 (25.00%) Brocade
5 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 3 (12.50%) Qualys
6 3 (12.50%) Splunk
6 3 (12.50%) Tufin
7 2 (8.33%) Aruba
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) Spiceworks
8 1 (4.17%) Capita
8 1 (4.17%) EMC
8 1 (4.17%) Juniper
8 1 (4.17%) Meraki