Period
to 19 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 April 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 142 181
Rank change year-on-year +17 +39 -32
Contract jobs citing Fortinet 63 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.32% 0.70% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 3.04% 1.62% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 13 5
West Midlands median daily rate £485 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.12% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £446 £221 £253
90th Percentile £532 £564 £433
England median daily rate £475 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +18.60% +6.80% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.73 £50.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -68.54% +132.56% -

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 West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,075 2,036 2,520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 43.51% 43.49% 47.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,254 1,168 1,292
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.84%
10th Percentile £245 £213 £220
90th Percentile £575 £538 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 88 80
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.68 £15.00 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.50% -4.15% -1.26%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.50 £10.49
90th Percentile £48.40 £31.30 £26.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +10.29%

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Fortinet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Fortinet in the West Midlands

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fortinet in the West Midlands

Fortinet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fortinet in the West Midlands

Fortinet
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Shropshire +6 48 £485 +4.86%
Birmingham -15 6 £389 +5.78%
Coventry -3 1 £475 +11.76%
Fortinet
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 62 (98.41%) Cisco
1 62 (98.41%) Firewall
2 61 (96.83%) CheckPoint
3 54 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
4 51 (80.95%) WAN
4 51 (80.95%) WAN Optimisation
4 51 (80.95%) FortiGate
5 50 (79.37%) Aruba
6 48 (76.19%) McAfee
6 48 (76.19%) Wireless
7 47 (74.60%) VPN
8 42 (66.67%) Oracle
9 39 (61.90%) Network Design
10 38 (60.32%) Data Centre
10 38 (60.32%) Cisco ASA
11 36 (57.14%) SC Cleared
11 36 (57.14%) Security Cleared
11 36 (57.14%) Nokia
12 22 (34.92%) HP
13 15 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (22.22%) CCNP
15 13 (20.63%) F5
16 12 (19.05%) Network Packet Analysis
16 12 (19.05%) IBM
16 12 (19.05%) BMC
16 12 (19.05%) Internet
16 12 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
16 12 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing

Fortinet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 54 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 54 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (98.41%) Firewall
2 51 (80.95%) WAN
3 48 (76.19%) Wireless
4 47 (74.60%) VPN
5 38 (60.32%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (19.05%) Internet
6 12 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (7.94%) MPLS
8 4 (6.35%) BGP
8 4 (6.35%) HSRP
8 4 (6.35%) OSPF
8 4 (6.35%) VLAN
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.59%) IOS XR
9 1 (1.59%) IPsec
9 1 (1.59%) LAN
9 1 (1.59%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (84.13%) Network Engineer
2 39 (61.90%) Design Engineer
2 39 (61.90%) Implementation Engineer
2 39 (61.90%) Network Design Engineer
2 39 (61.90%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 23 (36.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 23 (36.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 23 (36.51%) Firewall Engineer
4 22 (34.92%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 22 (34.92%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 22 (34.92%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Network Support
6 8 (12.70%) Network Support Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Incident Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Network Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (60.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (80.95%) WAN Optimisation
2 39 (61.90%) Network Design
3 15 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
4 12 (19.05%) Network Packet Analysis
5 9 (14.29%) ITIL
5 9 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 8 (12.70%) Coaching
7 6 (9.52%) Workflow
8 4 (6.35%) Information Security
8 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.35%) Remote Infrastructure Management
8 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.17%) Reverse Engineering
10 1 (1.59%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.59%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.59%) Security Architecture
10 1 (1.59%) Supplier Management
10 1 (1.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 36 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (22.22%) CCNP
2 14 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 51 (80.95%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 62 (98.41%) Cisco
2 61 (96.83%) CheckPoint
3 50 (79.37%) Aruba
4 48 (76.19%) McAfee
5 42 (66.67%) Oracle
6 36 (57.14%) Nokia
7 22 (34.92%) HP
8 13 (20.63%) F5
9 12 (19.05%) Blue Coat
9 12 (19.05%) BMC
9 12 (19.05%) IBM
10 5 (7.94%) Juniper
11 3 (4.76%) TippingPoint
12 1 (1.59%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.59%) ProCurve