The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 557 542 537
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 35 31 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.064% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.84% 0.81% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 1
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£388 £325 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +103.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £160
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +103.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4190 3819 3445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.25% 7.84% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2615 2226 1987
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 121 160
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.63%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in England

FortiGate
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FortiGate Daily Rate Trend in England

FortiGate
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FortiGate across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

FortiGate Daily Rate Histogram in England

FortiGate
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate across the England region.

FortiGate Hourly Rate Trend in England

FortiGate
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 16 £388 +34.78%
South East -16 15 £400 +23.07% 3
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
East of England -1 1 £300 - 1
North West -19 1 - -
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FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 65 (89.04%) Firewall
2 48 (65.75%) Cisco
3 33 (45.21%) Juniper
4 30 (41.10%) CheckPoint
4 30 (41.10%) F5
5 27 (36.99%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (32.88%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (27.40%) Fortinet
7 20 (27.40%) Network Security
7 20 (27.40%) VPN
8 19 (26.03%) LAN
9 18 (24.66%) WAN
10 17 (23.29%) CCNP
11 16 (21.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (20.55%) MPLS
13 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
14 13 (17.81%) Network Design
14 13 (17.81%) HP
15 12 (16.44%) OSPF
15 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
15 12 (16.44%) Data Centre
16 11 (15.07%) VLAN
16 11 (15.07%) BGP
17 10 (13.70%) CCNA
17 10 (13.70%) Wireless
18 9 (12.33%) BIG-IP
19 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
19 8 (10.96%) Migration
19 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
19 8 (10.96%) ITIL

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.48%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
1 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (89.04%) Firewall
2 24 (32.88%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (27.40%) VPN
3 20 (27.40%) Network Security
4 19 (26.03%) LAN
5 18 (24.66%) WAN
6 16 (21.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (20.55%) MPLS
8 12 (16.44%) OSPF
9 11 (15.07%) BGP
9 11 (15.07%) VLAN
10 10 (13.70%) Wireless
11 9 (12.33%) BIG-IP
12 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
13 7 (9.59%) SSL
14 6 (8.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 5 (6.85%) SNMP
15 5 (6.85%) Ethernet
15 5 (6.85%) VoIP
16 4 (5.48%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.85%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Billing
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Network Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Security Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) Consultant
4 13 (17.81%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Design Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Network Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) IP Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Firewall Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Network Support
8 4 (5.48%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Network Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Network Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.37%) Clustering
3 1 (1.37%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Linux
1 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (4.11%) CentOS
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Network Design
2 8 (10.96%) Migration
2 8 (10.96%) ITIL
2 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
3 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
4 5 (6.85%) Change Management
4 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.48%) Project Management
5 4 (5.48%) Service Management
5 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.11%) Information Security
6 3 (4.11%) Network Management
6 3 (4.11%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.11%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 2 (2.74%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (2.74%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.74%) Change Control
7 2 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.74%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (2.74%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (36.99%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (23.29%) CCNP
3 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
4 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
5 10 (13.70%) CCNA
6 5 (6.85%) CCIE
6 5 (6.85%) CISSP
7 4 (5.48%) CCSA
7 4 (5.48%) CCSE
8 2 (2.74%) CCIP
8 2 (2.74%) CCDP
9 1 (1.37%) MCSE
9 1 (1.37%) CCDA
9 1 (1.37%) CCSP
9 1 (1.37%) Degree
9 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.37%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.37%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Firmware
2 2 (2.74%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.74%) Iperf
2 2 (2.74%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.37%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 48 (65.75%) Cisco
2 33 (45.21%) Juniper
3 30 (41.10%) CheckPoint
3 30 (41.10%) F5
4 20 (27.40%) Fortinet
5 13 (17.81%) HP
6 7 (9.59%) Nortel
6 7 (9.59%) McAfee
6 7 (9.59%) SolarWinds
6 7 (9.59%) Blue Coat
7 6 (8.22%) Sourcefire
8 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.48%) VMware
10 3 (4.11%) Citrix
10 3 (4.11%) TippingPoint
11 2 (2.74%) Huawei
11 2 (2.74%) Sun
11 2 (2.74%) IBM
11 2 (2.74%) Remedy
11 2 (2.74%) Nokia
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