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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 524 541 526
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 55 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.021% 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.31% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 2
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£375 £370 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £285 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4189 3352 2891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.45% 7.16% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2646 2069 1550
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 136 203
Average hourly rate £20.03 £21.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £12.43 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.72 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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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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
South East - 34 £375 -
London +28 17 £304 -32.50% 2
East of England -9 3 - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
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FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 83 (92.22%) Firewall
2 66 (73.33%) Cisco
3 43 (47.78%) Juniper
4 36 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (32.22%) CheckPoint
6 27 (30.00%) BGP
7 26 (28.89%) CCNA
7 26 (28.89%) Linux
8 24 (26.67%) WAN
8 24 (26.67%) VPN
8 24 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (26.67%) Fortinet
8 24 (26.67%) Network Security
9 22 (24.44%) Windows
9 22 (24.44%) MPLS
10 21 (23.33%) F5
11 20 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (21.11%) Wireshark
13 18 (20.00%) OSPF
14 16 (17.78%) ITIL
14 16 (17.78%) VMware
14 16 (17.78%) Security Cleared
15 15 (16.67%) CentOS
15 15 (16.67%) LAN
15 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
16 14 (15.56%) VoIP
16 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
16 14 (15.56%) Bash Shell
16 14 (15.56%) Network Architecture

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.11%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 83 (92.22%) Firewall
2 36 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (30.00%) BGP
4 24 (26.67%) WAN
4 24 (26.67%) VPN
4 24 (26.67%) Network Security
5 22 (24.44%) MPLS
6 20 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (21.11%) Wireshark
8 18 (20.00%) OSPF
9 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 15 (16.67%) LAN
10 14 (15.56%) VoIP
10 14 (15.56%) VLAN
11 9 (10.00%) IP Telephony
12 8 (8.89%) IPsec
12 8 (8.89%) SSL
12 8 (8.89%) ISDN
12 8 (8.89%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (7.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
1 7 (7.78%) Retail
2 4 (4.44%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Billing
3 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (43.33%) Network Engineer
2 19 (21.11%) Security Engineer
3 16 (17.78%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Environment Manager
6 8 (8.89%) Test Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Network Support
9 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) IP Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Test Environment Manager
10 4 (4.44%) Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Network Support Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Architect
10 4 (4.44%) Network Architect
10 4 (4.44%) Firewall Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Firewall Specialist
11 3 (3.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) PKI
2 9 (10.00%) Smart Meter
3 4 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.44%) Replication
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.89%) Linux
2 24 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (24.44%) Windows
4 15 (16.67%) CentOS
5 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.22%) UNIX
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) ITIL
2 14 (15.56%) Network Architecture
3 13 (14.44%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (13.33%) Migration
5 10 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (10.00%) Project Management
7 7 (7.78%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.78%) Change Management
7 7 (7.78%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.78%) Supplier Management
7 7 (7.78%) Test Strategy
8 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 6 (6.67%) Validation
8 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.56%) Network Management
10 4 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
1 14 (15.56%) Bash Shell
2 5 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (1.11%) Python
3 1 (1.11%) Tcl
3 1 (1.11%) Java
3 1 (1.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (28.89%) CCNA
3 16 (17.78%) Security Cleared
4 13 (14.44%) DV Cleared
5 9 (10.00%) CCNP
5 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (5.56%) CCIE
6 5 (5.56%) CISSP
7 4 (4.44%) MCSE
7 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.44%) CCSA
7 4 (4.44%) MCITP
8 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.33%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.22%) CCSE
9 2 (2.22%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.22%) CCSP
9 2 (2.22%) CCIP
10 1 (1.11%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Firmware
2 7 (7.78%) vSphere
2 7 (7.78%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.56%) ProxySG
3 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.44%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.22%) Snort
5 2 (2.22%) Squid
6 1 (1.11%) Xen
6 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.11%) XenApp
6 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (4.44%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.44%) Nessus
3 1 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 66 (73.33%) Cisco
2 43 (47.78%) Juniper
3 29 (32.22%) CheckPoint
4 24 (26.67%) Fortinet
5 21 (23.33%) F5
6 16 (17.78%) VMware
7 9 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 9 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 9 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.56%) 3Com
8 5 (5.56%) Nokia
8 5 (5.56%) Aruba
9 4 (4.44%) Symantec
9 4 (4.44%) HP
9 4 (4.44%) Dell
10 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
11 2 (2.22%) Oracle
11 2 (2.22%) IBM
11 2 (2.22%) Avaya
11 2 (2.22%) SonicWALL
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