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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 525 532 498
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 39 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.031% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.02% 0.42% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 7
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£330 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £293 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
3822 3343 2630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.02% 7.31% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2292 1892 1502
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 £263 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 154 179
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 -13 20 £400 +20.75% 1
London -3 16 £323 -15.68% 2
West Midlands -4 2 £475 +102.99% 1
East of England - 1 - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 1
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FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 87 (95.60%) Firewall
2 70 (76.92%) Cisco
3 43 (47.25%) Juniper
4 37 (40.66%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (40.66%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (31.87%) CCNA
5 29 (31.87%) CheckPoint
5 29 (31.87%) Linux
6 28 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (30.77%) F5
7 25 (27.47%) BGP
8 24 (26.37%) VPN
9 23 (25.27%) MPLS
9 23 (25.27%) Cisco Nexus
10 22 (24.18%) WAN
11 21 (23.08%) Wireshark
12 20 (21.98%) Network Security
12 20 (21.98%) Security Cleared
13 19 (20.88%) CentOS
14 18 (19.78%) Windows
14 18 (19.78%) ITIL
14 18 (19.78%) VLAN
15 17 (18.68%) Fortinet
16 16 (17.58%) OSPF
17 15 (16.48%) LAN
17 15 (16.48%) VoIP
18 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
18 14 (15.38%) PKI
18 14 (15.38%) DV Cleared
18 14 (15.38%) PowerShell

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.20%) IIS
2 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 87 (95.60%) Firewall
2 37 (40.66%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (27.47%) BGP
4 24 (26.37%) VPN
5 23 (25.27%) MPLS
5 23 (25.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 22 (24.18%) WAN
7 21 (23.08%) Wireshark
8 20 (21.98%) Network Security
9 18 (19.78%) VLAN
10 16 (17.58%) OSPF
11 15 (16.48%) LAN
11 15 (16.48%) VoIP
12 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
13 13 (14.29%) IP Telephony
14 12 (13.19%) ISDN
15 9 (9.89%) SSL
16 8 (8.79%) IPsec
17 7 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
17 7 (7.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (6.59%) Retail
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.30%) Finance
4 2 (2.20%) Billing
4 2 (2.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (52.75%) Network Engineer
2 23 (25.27%) Security Engineer
3 19 (20.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Environment Manager
6 8 (8.79%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Test Manager
7 7 (7.69%) Network Support
8 6 (6.59%) Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) IP Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Firewall Specialist
10 4 (4.40%) Test Environment Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Network Support Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Cisco Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Design Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Support Specialist
11 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.30%) Programme Manager
11 3 (3.30%) Network Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) PKI
2 9 (9.89%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.10%) Replication
3 1 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.87%) Linux
2 28 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (20.88%) CentOS
4 18 (19.78%) Windows
5 2 (2.20%) UNIX
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.78%) ITIL
2 14 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 13 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (13.19%) Configuration Management
5 11 (12.09%) Migration
6 10 (10.99%) PRINCE2
7 9 (9.89%) Project Management
7 9 (9.89%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.79%) Change Management
9 7 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.69%) Supplier Management
9 7 (7.69%) Test Strategy
9 7 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.59%) Integration Testing
10 6 (6.59%) Network Management
10 6 (6.59%) Validation
11 5 (5.49%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.40%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (40.66%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (31.87%) CCNA
3 20 (21.98%) Security Cleared
4 14 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 9 (9.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.49%) CCNP
8 4 (4.40%) CCIE
9 3 (3.30%) CCSA
9 3 (3.30%) VCP4
10 2 (2.20%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.20%) CCIP
10 2 (2.20%) CISSP
11 1 (1.10%) MCSE
11 1 (1.10%) CCDP
11 1 (1.10%) CCSP
11 1 (1.10%) MCITP
11 1 (1.10%) CCSE
11 1 (1.10%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.30%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (13.19%) Firmware
2 7 (7.69%) vSphere
2 7 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.40%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.20%) Snort
4 2 (2.20%) Squid
5 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.10%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (4.40%) Nessus
3 3 (3.30%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 70 (76.92%) Cisco
2 43 (47.25%) Juniper
3 29 (31.87%) CheckPoint
4 28 (30.77%) F5
5 17 (18.68%) Fortinet
6 12 (13.19%) VMware
7 9 (9.89%) Red Hat
7 9 (9.89%) SolarWinds
8 7 (7.69%) Blue Coat
9 6 (6.59%) HP
10 5 (5.49%) Aruba
10 5 (5.49%) 3Com
11 4 (4.40%) Dell
11 4 (4.40%) Nokia
12 3 (3.30%) Nortel
12 3 (3.30%) IBM
12 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
13 2 (2.20%) Sun
13 2 (2.20%) McAfee
13 2 (2.20%) Sourcefire
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