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 3 months to 30 March 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
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 253 250
Rank change year-on-year +37 -3  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 32 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 6
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £333 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £405 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £375 £383
% change year-on-year +4.33% -1.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3857 4586 4503
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 48.69% 48.77% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2120 2748 2368
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 203 239
Median hourly rate £15.60 £25.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.60% +35.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.55 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Fortinet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Fortinet in the South East

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fortinet in the South East

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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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +29 22 £415 +10.66%
Berkshire +27 9 £350 -6.66%
Middlesex - 1 £375 -
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England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 40 (95.24%) Firewall
2 38 (90.48%) Cisco
3 36 (85.71%) CheckPoint
4 30 (71.43%) LAN
5 28 (66.67%) WAN
5 28 (66.67%) Wireless
6 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
7 26 (61.90%) SC Cleared
7 26 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (61.90%) Juniper
8 25 (59.52%) Network Design
9 22 (52.38%) F5
9 22 (52.38%) CCNP
10 19 (45.24%) HP
10 19 (45.24%) Riverbed
10 19 (45.24%) FortiGate
11 18 (42.86%) CCSE
11 18 (42.86%) JNCIA
11 18 (42.86%) JNCIE
11 18 (42.86%) CCIP
11 18 (42.86%) CCDP
11 18 (42.86%) CCIE
11 18 (42.86%) CCSA
12 17 (40.48%) Service Management
12 17 (40.48%) ITSM
12 17 (40.48%) ITIL
12 17 (40.48%) BIG-IP
12 17 (40.48%) Aruba
13 16 (38.10%) HP ASE
13 16 (38.10%) HP MASE

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:

Communications & Networking
1 40 (95.24%) Firewall
2 30 (71.43%) LAN
3 28 (66.67%) WAN
3 28 (66.67%) Wireless
4 17 (40.48%) BIG-IP
5 14 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (21.43%) VoIP
7 4 (9.52%) DNS
7 4 (9.52%) VPN
8 3 (7.14%) Network Security
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (2.38%) DHCP
9 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
General
1 16 (38.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Firewall Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Security Architect
5 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Juniper Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) IP Design Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) IP Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Smart Metering Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) PKI
3 3 (7.14%) Machine to Machine
3 3 (7.14%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Network Design
2 17 (40.48%) ITIL
2 17 (40.48%) ITSM
2 17 (40.48%) Service Management
3 1 (2.38%) Change Control
3 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.38%) DNA
3 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.38%) SIEM
3 1 (2.38%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 26 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (61.90%) SC Cleared
3 22 (52.38%) CCNP
4 18 (42.86%) CCDP
4 18 (42.86%) CCIE
4 18 (42.86%) CCIP
4 18 (42.86%) CCSA
4 18 (42.86%) CCSE
4 18 (42.86%) JNCIA
4 18 (42.86%) JNCIE
5 16 (38.10%) HP ASE
5 16 (38.10%) HP MASE
6 13 (30.95%) Degree
7 4 (9.52%) CCNA
8 1 (2.38%) CCA
8 1 (2.38%) CCAA
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) XenApp
1 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (45.24%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.38%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) Cisco
2 36 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 26 (61.90%) Juniper
4 22 (52.38%) F5
5 19 (45.24%) HP
5 19 (45.24%) Riverbed
6 17 (40.48%) Aruba
7 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix
8 1 (2.38%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.38%) EMC
8 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.38%) Infovista
8 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.38%) Nokia
8 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.38%) Tufin
8 1 (2.38%) VMware