The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 127 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.23% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.77% 3.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - -
FortiGate
UK

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
226 182 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.87% 6.88% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 95 80
Average daily rate £300 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -11 4 - -
FortiGate
UK

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) CCIE
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (75.00%) CCSA
2 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) Lync
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) PBX
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (25.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) PBX
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Check Point Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCIE
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) CCSA
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft