Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 309 338
Rank change year-on-year -28 +29 +7
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 27 46 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.62% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 26
South East median daily rate £351 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.33% -4.46% +4.67%
10th Percentile £227 £300 £316
90th Percentile £501 £515 £488
England median daily rate £425 £405 £384
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.54% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
South East median hourly rate - £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.98% +22.86%
England median hourly rate £15.73 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -21.35% -6.98% -31.20%

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 7,816 7,463 8,762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.95% 48.96% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,557 4,252 4,895
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £234 £238 £220
90th Percentile £575 £553 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 381 456
South East median hourly rate £17.48 £15.36 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.84% -18.65% +17.97%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.38
90th Percentile £44.50 £46.96 £52.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.43%

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 19 February 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

Fortinet
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 19 February 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 -23 14 £425 +18.06% 1
Hampshire -22 7 £350 -6.67% 3
Buckinghamshire -18 6 £480 -8.57%
Berkshire -19 6 £350 -7.96% 1
West Sussex -1 4 £275 -40.22%
Oxfordshire -17 2 £438 +45.83%
Surrey - 2 £143 - 6
Fortinet
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) Firewall
3 13 (48.15%) F5
4 11 (40.74%) Load Balancing
4 11 (40.74%) CCNP
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (33.33%) WAN
6 8 (29.63%) LAN
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) Brocade
7 7 (25.93%) Network Security
7 7 (25.93%) Office 365
8 6 (22.22%) Wireless
8 6 (22.22%) MPLS
9 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
9 5 (18.52%) VMware
9 5 (18.52%) VPN
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
10 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
10 4 (14.81%) Meraki
10 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
10 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.81%) DNS
10 4 (14.81%) CCNA
10 4 (14.81%) Juniper
10 4 (14.81%) HP
10 4 (14.81%) Python

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 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) WAN
3 8 (29.63%) LAN
4 7 (25.93%) Network Security
5 6 (22.22%) MPLS
5 6 (22.22%) Wireless
6 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (18.52%) VPN
7 4 (14.81%) DNS
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (11.11%) DHCP
8 3 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (7.41%) BIG-IP
9 2 (7.41%) IPsec
9 2 (7.41%) SAN
10 1 (3.70%) BGP
10 1 (3.70%) Internet
10 1 (3.70%) OSPF
10 1 (3.70%) Telnet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Brocade Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IP Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Network Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Security Architect
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) WAP
2 1 (3.70%) Java EE
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.41%) iPad
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.11%) Information Security
2 3 (11.11%) Network Design
2 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (11.11%) SIEM
3 2 (7.41%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) High Availability
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Compliance Management
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Presales
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) C-shell
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) Korn
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CCNP
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) CCIE
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) CCDA
4 2 (7.41%) CCDE
4 2 (7.41%) CCDP
5 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.70%) CCSA
5 1 (3.70%) CCSE
5 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.70%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (3.70%) NFS
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (7.41%) AirWatch
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) F5
3 7 (25.93%) Brocade
4 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 4 (14.81%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) Meraki
5 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
6 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 3 (11.11%) Qualys
6 3 (11.11%) Sourcefire
6 3 (11.11%) Splunk
6 3 (11.11%) Tufin
7 2 (7.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (7.41%) Aruba
7 2 (7.41%) CA
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) Spiceworks
8 1 (3.70%) Radware