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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 544 548 556
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 45 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.058% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.02% 0.71% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 8
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£400 £381 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +9.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £273 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 - -
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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
4429 4080 3690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.33% 8.11% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2738 2419 2163
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £238 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 143 156
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.07 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £32.17 £40.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -0.45%

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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FortiGate across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

FortiGate Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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
South East -10 15 £413 +3.12% 5
South West - 11 £263 -
Yorkshire - 8 £469 - 1
London +12 6 £475 +39.70% 2
East of England +6 4 £300 -
North West -33 1 - - 2
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FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 76 (88.37%) Firewall
2 57 (66.28%) Cisco
3 47 (54.65%) CheckPoint
4 33 (38.37%) F5
5 31 (36.05%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (29.07%) Juniper
8 23 (26.74%) MPLS
9 22 (25.58%) LAN
10 21 (24.42%) Fortinet
11 20 (23.26%) Network Security
12 19 (22.09%) CCNP
13 18 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 17 (19.77%) WAN
14 17 (19.77%) Migration
15 16 (18.60%) Wireless
15 16 (18.60%) BGP
16 15 (17.44%) Data Centre
17 14 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (16.28%) Linux
18 13 (15.12%) SMS
18 13 (15.12%) VPN
18 13 (15.12%) Project Management
19 12 (13.95%) Red Hat
19 12 (13.95%) CCNA
19 12 (13.95%) TippingPoint
20 11 (12.79%) Network Design
21 10 (11.63%) OSPF
21 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
21 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (2.33%) IIS
1 2 (2.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Office
1 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (88.37%) Firewall
2 31 (36.05%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (26.74%) MPLS
4 22 (25.58%) LAN
5 20 (23.26%) Network Security
6 18 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (19.77%) WAN
8 16 (18.60%) BGP
8 16 (18.60%) Wireless
9 13 (15.12%) SMS
9 13 (15.12%) VPN
10 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
10 10 (11.63%) OSPF
11 7 (8.14%) BIG-IP
11 7 (8.14%) VLAN
12 5 (5.81%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (5.81%) Internet
12 5 (5.81%) DNS
13 4 (4.65%) Wireshark
13 4 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Back Office
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Security Engineer
2 24 (27.91%) Network Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Consultant
4 11 (12.79%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Operations Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Test Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Network Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Design Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Network Support
7 5 (5.81%) Network Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Environment Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) IP Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Firewall Consultant
9 3 (3.49%) Test Environment Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) CSS
1 2 (2.33%) Web Services
1 2 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.47%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.33%) PKI
4 1 (1.16%) NHS
4 1 (1.16%) DTV
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Linux
1 14 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.49%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.77%) Migration
2 13 (15.12%) Project Management
3 11 (12.79%) Network Design
4 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.14%) Integration Testing
6 6 (6.98%) Supplier Management
6 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.98%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (6.98%) Validation
7 5 (5.81%) Information Security
8 4 (4.65%) Change Management
8 4 (4.65%) ITIL
9 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.49%) Service Management
9 3 (3.49%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.49%) Programme Management
9 3 (3.49%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.49%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (3.49%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) SQL
1 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (22.09%) CCNP
3 12 (13.95%) CCNA
4 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
5 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
7 6 (6.98%) CCSE
8 4 (4.65%) CISSP
8 4 (4.65%) CCSA
8 4 (4.65%) CCIE
9 2 (2.33%) CCIP
9 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.16%) Degree
10 1 (1.16%) CISA
10 1 (1.16%) CISM
10 1 (1.16%) MCSE
10 1 (1.16%) CCDA
10 1 (1.16%) CCDP
10 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
1 1 (1.16%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Firmware
1 2 (2.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.16%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 57 (66.28%) Cisco
2 47 (54.65%) CheckPoint
3 33 (38.37%) F5
4 25 (29.07%) Juniper
5 21 (24.42%) Fortinet
6 12 (13.95%) TippingPoint
6 12 (13.95%) Red Hat
7 8 (9.30%) HP
8 5 (5.81%) Citrix
8 5 (5.81%) McAfee
8 5 (5.81%) SolarWinds
8 5 (5.81%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.65%) Sourcefire
9 4 (4.65%) VMware
9 4 (4.65%) NetApp
9 4 (4.65%) Nortel
10 3 (3.49%) BT
11 2 (2.33%) Remedy
11 2 (2.33%) EMC
11 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
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