The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 231 261 243
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 32 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.15% 0.066%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.17% 1.43% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 2 6
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £403 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.50 -
FortiGate
England

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

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1010 1049 885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.66% 10.79% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 596 448
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 24
Median hourly rate £35.50 £24.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.91% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FortiGate
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

FortiGate Daily Rate Trend in the South East

FortiGate
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FortiGate across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

FortiGate Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

FortiGate
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate across the South East region.

FortiGate Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

FortiGate
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +21 20 £375 -
Berkshire +4 10 £450 +12.50%
Oxfordshire - 2 £300 -
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 South East region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 53 (96.36%) Firewall
2 46 (83.64%) CheckPoint
2 46 (83.64%) Cisco
3 40 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
4 36 (65.45%) Network Security
5 34 (61.82%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (54.55%) CCNP
7 23 (41.82%) SC Cleared
7 23 (41.82%) Security Cleared
7 23 (41.82%) CCNA
8 19 (34.55%) Palo Alto
8 19 (34.55%) TCP/IP
9 18 (32.73%) LAN
9 18 (32.73%) WAN
9 18 (32.73%) Wireless
9 18 (32.73%) Cisco PIX
9 18 (32.73%) Fortinet
10 16 (29.09%) Wireshark
11 15 (27.27%) F5
12 14 (25.45%) Telecoms
12 14 (25.45%) VoIP
13 13 (23.64%) Tufin
13 13 (23.64%) AlgoSec
14 12 (21.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 12 (21.82%) CCSA
14 12 (21.82%) CCSE
15 10 (18.18%) Blue Coat
15 10 (18.18%) ProxySG
15 10 (18.18%) DDoS Mitigation
15 10 (18.18%) Deep Packet Inspection

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 53 (96.36%) Firewall
2 40 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
3 36 (65.45%) Network Security
4 19 (34.55%) TCP/IP
5 18 (32.73%) Cisco PIX
5 18 (32.73%) LAN
5 18 (32.73%) WAN
5 18 (32.73%) Wireless
6 16 (29.09%) Wireshark
7 14 (25.45%) VoIP
8 10 (18.18%) FWSM
9 9 (16.36%) BGP
9 9 (16.36%) DNS
9 9 (16.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (16.36%) OSPF
10 8 (14.55%) BIG-IP
10 8 (14.55%) HTTP
11 7 (12.73%) RIP
11 7 (12.73%) SNMP
11 7 (12.73%) VRRP
General
1 14 (25.45%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.09%) Billing
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Network Engineer
2 28 (50.91%) Security Engineer
3 23 (41.82%) Firewall Engineer
3 23 (41.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 17 (30.91%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) IP Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) IP Security Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Network Support
7 4 (7.27%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 1 (1.82%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.82%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) DDoS Mitigation
1 10 (18.18%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 8 (14.55%) High Availability
3 7 (12.73%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 7 (12.73%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 5 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.82%) Analytics
7 1 (1.82%) Change Management
7 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 34 (61.82%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (54.55%) CCNP
3 23 (41.82%) CCNA
3 23 (41.82%) SC Cleared
3 23 (41.82%) Security Cleared
4 12 (21.82%) CCSA
4 12 (21.82%) CCSE
5 7 (12.73%) CISSP
6 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 46 (83.64%) CheckPoint
1 46 (83.64%) Cisco
2 19 (34.55%) Palo Alto
3 18 (32.73%) Fortinet
4 15 (27.27%) F5
5 13 (23.64%) AlgoSec
5 13 (23.64%) Tufin
6 10 (18.18%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.45%) Juniper
8 2 (3.64%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.64%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.64%) SolarWinds