The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank - 58 49
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.45% 0.73%
As % of the Systems Management category - 13.04% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £308 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +92.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £160
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +103.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
41 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.65% 3.44% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 15
Average daily rate £375 £360 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £428 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 £10.95 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing FortiGate also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FortiGate.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing FortiGate also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FortiGate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint