The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 66 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% - 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £356 - £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -
FortiGate
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
48 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.94% 4.96% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 12
Median daily rate £350 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £283 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £543 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £26.50 £10.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +142.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing FortiGate as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

FortiGate
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FortiGate across the Birmingham region.

FortiGate Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

FortiGate
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FortiGate across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

FortiGate Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CCIE
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) CCDP
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) CCDA
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WLAN
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) PPP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) Huawei
5 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
5 2 (28.57%) L2TP
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) Aruba

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) L2TP
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) PPP
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Designer
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
3 3 (42.86%) CCDP
4 2 (28.57%) CCDA
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Aruba
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Huawei
2 2 (28.57%) Meraki
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper