The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortinet FortiGate
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 52 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.68% - 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.13% - 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
78 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.24% 8.46% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 22
Median daily rate £495 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £256 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.66% +25.55%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing FortiGate as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

FortiGate
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FortiGate Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

FortiGate
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £488 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £525 -
FortiGate
East of England

FortiGate
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) F5