The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 103 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.10% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.81% 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 -
FortiGate
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
178 160 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.77% 8.10% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 74 45
Median daily rate £425 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -24.32%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

FortiGate
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

FortiGate Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) CCSP
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCDP
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCSP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) VMware