The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 98 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.062% 0.16% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.82% 2.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-14.34% +9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - -
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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 Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
122 83 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.51% 6.62% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 42 47
Average daily rate £320 £313 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £23.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £40.00 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

FortiGate
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Vyatta
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Vyatta