The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 29 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
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 446 565 556
Rank change year-on-year +119 -9  
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 159 83 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 49 30
Median daily rate £400 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £200 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £383
% change year-on-year +5.33% -1.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19933 23550 24158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.07% 43.75% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 14319 13673
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 711 809 1029
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.23% +11.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in the UK

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fortinet in the UK

Fortinet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fortinet in the UK

Fortinet
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +108 142 £400 +6.66% 18
London +45 53 £400 +1.58% 7
South East +36 32 £375 -
Hampshire +29 22 £415 +10.66%
Tyne and Wear - 21 £385 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 21 £385 -
North East - 21 £385 -
West Midlands +26 18 £425 +6.25% 1
Telford +46 13 £531 +44.55% 1
Shropshire +42 13 £531 +44.55% 1
Hook - 13 £423 -
North West +34 11 £388 +1.63% 5
Scotland - 10 £324 - 1
Berkshire +30 9 £350 -6.66%
Manchester +25 9 - - 5
City of London -3 7 £419 +0.60% 5
South Wales - 7 £450 -
Wales - 7 £450 -
Yorkshire +23 6 £450 +12.50% 4
West Yorkshire +22 6 £450 +12.50% 4
Leeds +12 6 £450 +12.50% 2
Bracknell +7 6 - -
Croydon - 6 - -
Erskine - 6 £319 -
Bridgend - 6 £450 -
Renfrewshire - 6 £319 -
Southampton +3 4 £400 +6.66%
East of England -1 3 £488 -
Slough - 3 £350 -
Birmingham +1 2 £368 -10.90%

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 228 (82.31%) Firewall
2 202 (72.92%) Cisco
3 154 (55.60%) CheckPoint
4 133 (48.01%) Cisco Certification
5 120 (43.32%) F5
6 109 (39.35%) Juniper
7 104 (37.55%) CCNP
7 104 (37.55%) Security Cleared
8 103 (37.18%) LAN
8 103 (37.18%) WAN
9 101 (36.46%) Wireless
10 93 (33.57%) SC Cleared
11 90 (32.49%) FortiGate
12 77 (27.80%) Network Security
13 74 (26.71%) Cisco ASA
14 71 (25.63%) HP
15 65 (23.47%) ITIL
15 65 (23.47%) Network Design
16 62 (22.38%) CCIE
17 60 (21.66%) Aruba
18 57 (20.58%) Blue Coat
19 54 (19.49%) Riverbed
19 54 (19.49%) Data Centre
20 53 (19.13%) VPN
21 50 (18.05%) Service Management
22 48 (17.33%) JNCIE
23 47 (16.97%) JNCIA
23 47 (16.97%) CCSE
23 47 (16.97%) BGP
24 45 (16.25%) BIG-IP

Fortinet
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (2.53%) CMS
2 5 (1.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.36%) Apache
4 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (3.97%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.53%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.08%) assyst
3 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.81%) Office 365
3 3 (1.08%) IaaS
4 2 (0.72%) GitHub
4 2 (0.72%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 228 (82.31%) Firewall
2 103 (37.18%) LAN
2 103 (37.18%) WAN
3 101 (36.46%) Wireless
4 77 (27.80%) Network Security
5 74 (26.71%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (19.13%) VPN
7 47 (16.97%) BGP
8 45 (16.25%) BIG-IP
9 42 (15.16%) MPLS
10 39 (14.08%) OSPF
11 29 (10.47%) DNS
12 25 (9.03%) DHCP
13 22 (7.94%) EIGRP
13 22 (7.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 18 (6.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (6.50%) SSL
15 16 (5.78%) SAN
16 15 (5.42%) IPsec
16 15 (5.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.08%) MySQL
3 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (11.91%) Telecoms
2 30 (10.83%) Finance
3 6 (2.17%) Retail
4 4 (1.44%) Legal
5 2 (0.72%) Banking
5 2 (0.72%) Brand Awareness
5 2 (0.72%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.36%) Advertising
6 1 (0.36%) French Language
6 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 135 (48.74%) Network Engineer
2 43 (15.52%) Security Engineer
3 33 (11.91%) Consultant
4 31 (11.19%) Network Security Engineer
4 31 (11.19%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 30 (10.83%) Firewall Engineer
6 25 (9.03%) Design Engineer
7 22 (7.94%) Cisco Engineer
8 21 (7.58%) Implementation Engineer
8 21 (7.58%) Security Consultant
9 20 (7.22%) Architect
9 20 (7.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 20 (7.22%) Network Implementation Engineer
10 18 (6.50%) Analyst
11 14 (5.05%) Network Specialist
11 14 (5.05%) Senior Network Engineer
12 13 (4.69%) Cisco Analyst
12 13 (4.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
12 13 (4.69%) Network Consultant
13 12 (4.33%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.17%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.08%) Middleware
2 3 (1.08%) SOAP
2 3 (1.08%) Web Services
2 3 (1.08%) XML
3 1 (0.36%) CGI
3 1 (0.36%) CSS
3 1 (0.36%) HTML
3 1 (0.36%) REST
3 1 (0.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.49%) Data Centre
2 30 (10.83%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (2.53%) Clustering
5 7 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.17%) IVR
7 5 (1.81%) RSA SecurID
7 5 (1.81%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.44%) DataPower
8 4 (1.44%) PKI
9 3 (1.08%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (1.08%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.72%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.72%) iPad
10 2 (0.72%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.72%) Social Media
11 1 (0.36%) Fintech
11 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.27%) Windows
2 15 (5.42%) Linux
3 14 (5.05%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.97%) Unix
4 11 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.81%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.81%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
9 1 (0.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.36%) SUSE
9 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.36%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (23.47%) ITIL
1 65 (23.47%) Network Design
2 50 (18.05%) Service Management
3 43 (15.52%) ITSM
4 20 (7.22%) Load Balancing
5 15 (5.42%) Change Control
5 15 (5.42%) Network Management
6 13 (4.69%) Information Security
6 13 (4.69%) Migration
7 10 (3.61%) Mentoring
7 10 (3.61%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (3.61%) Project Management
7 10 (3.61%) SIEM
8 9 (3.25%) Threat Management
9 8 (2.89%) Time Management
10 7 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (2.53%) Security Operations
11 6 (2.17%) Capacity Management
11 6 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.33%) SQL
2 7 (2.53%) Python
3 6 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.81%) Java
4 5 (1.81%) Perl
5 2 (0.72%) C#
6 1 (0.36%) C
6 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.36%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 133 (48.01%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (37.55%) CCNP
2 104 (37.55%) Security Cleared
3 93 (33.57%) SC Cleared
4 62 (22.38%) CCIE
5 48 (17.33%) JNCIE
6 47 (16.97%) CCSE
6 47 (16.97%) JNCIA
7 44 (15.88%) CCDP
7 44 (15.88%) CCIP
7 44 (15.88%) CCSA
8 34 (12.27%) HP ASE
8 34 (12.27%) HP MASE
9 31 (11.19%) Degree
10 24 (8.66%) CCNA
11 18 (6.50%) CCSP
12 15 (5.42%) JNCIP
13 11 (3.97%) JNCIS
14 4 (1.44%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.44%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (9.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.42%) ProxySG
3 14 (5.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.08%) vCloud
6 2 (0.72%) Docker
6 2 (0.72%) Snort
7 1 (0.36%) iptables
7 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.36%) Postfix
7 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.36%) Xen
7 1 (0.36%) XenApp
7 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 90 (32.49%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (1.81%) OPNET
4 4 (1.44%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (1.44%) Nagios
4 4 (1.44%) SCCM
4 4 (1.44%) SCOM
5 3 (1.08%) Puppet
5 3 (1.08%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.72%) Nessus
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.72%) Pingdom
6 2 (0.72%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.72%) SCSM
6 2 (0.72%) SmoothWall
6 2 (0.72%) vRealize
7 1 (0.36%) Forum Sentry
7 1 (0.36%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.36%) OpenView
Vendors
1 202 (72.92%) Cisco
2 154 (55.60%) CheckPoint
3 120 (43.32%) F5
4 109 (39.35%) Juniper
5 71 (25.63%) HP
6 60 (21.66%) Aruba
7 57 (20.58%) Blue Coat
8 54 (19.49%) Riverbed
9 33 (11.91%) VMware
10 32 (11.55%) Palo Alto
11 21 (7.58%) Intel Security
12 19 (6.86%) Microsoft
13 16 (5.78%) Avaya
14 13 (4.69%) Citrix
15 11 (3.97%) BMC
15 11 (3.97%) Oracle
16 9 (3.25%) Arista
16 9 (3.25%) SolarWinds
16 9 (3.25%) Sourcefire
17 8 (2.89%) Splunk
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