The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortinet FortiGate
UK / Scotland
Rank 98 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.12% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.15% 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £319 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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 Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
217 225 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.39% 8.90% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 125 114
Median daily rate £390 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £442 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +24.44%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

FortiGate
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

FortiGate Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

FortiGate
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FortiGate across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

FortiGate Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

FortiGate
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Renfrewshire - 6 £319 -
Edinburgh - 2 £475 -
West Lothian -5 1 £250 -20.00%
FortiGate
UK

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
3 9 (75.00%) F5
4 8 (66.67%) Firewall
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (58.33%) LAN
5 7 (58.33%) WAN
6 6 (50.00%) ITIL
6 6 (50.00%) CCDP
6 6 (50.00%) CCIE
6 6 (50.00%) CCNP
6 6 (50.00%) CCIP
6 6 (50.00%) Service Management
6 6 (50.00%) HP
6 6 (50.00%) ITSM
6 6 (50.00%) Wireless
6 6 (50.00%) CCSA
6 6 (50.00%) JNCIA
6 6 (50.00%) JNCIE
6 6 (50.00%) Fortinet
6 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (50.00%) CCSE
6 6 (50.00%) Riverbed
6 6 (50.00%) Juniper
7 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (33.33%) HP ASE
8 4 (33.33%) HP MASE
8 4 (33.33%) Aruba
8 4 (33.33%) Degree

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 1 (8.33%) ADSL
7 1 (8.33%) BGP
7 1 (8.33%) ICMP
7 1 (8.33%) IPsec
7 1 (8.33%) MPLS
7 1 (8.33%) OSPF
7 1 (8.33%) RIP
7 1 (8.33%) SNMP
7 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
7 1 (8.33%) VLAN
7 1 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (8.33%) VPN
7 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) ITSM
1 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) ISMS
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCDP
2 6 (50.00%) CCIE
2 6 (50.00%) CCIP
2 6 (50.00%) CCNP
2 6 (50.00%) CCSA
2 6 (50.00%) CCSE
2 6 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 6 (50.00%) JNCIE
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) HP ASE
3 4 (33.33%) HP MASE
4 1 (8.33%) CCENT
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
3 9 (75.00%) F5
4 6 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 6 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) Juniper
4 6 (50.00%) Riverbed
5 4 (33.33%) Aruba
6 2 (16.67%) Infoblox
7 1 (8.33%) Avaya
7 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
7 1 (8.33%) Progress