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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 227 254 236
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 35 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.39% 1.47% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 9
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -
FortiGate
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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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1033 1020 839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.72% 10.81% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 571 421
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 31
Median hourly rate £35.50 £24.00 £17.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.91% +39.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+70.73% +7.89%

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
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 26 June 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
Berkshire 0 19 £450 +12.50%
Hampshire +15 14 £375 -
Middlesex - 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 48 (97.96%) Firewall
2 40 (81.63%) Cisco
3 39 (79.59%) CheckPoint
4 36 (73.47%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (63.27%) Network Security
6 27 (55.10%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (48.98%) CCNP
8 20 (40.82%) TCP/IP
9 19 (38.78%) Wireshark
9 19 (38.78%) Cisco PIX
9 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
9 19 (38.78%) Security Cleared
10 17 (34.69%) CCNA
10 17 (34.69%) LAN
11 16 (32.65%) Fortinet
11 16 (32.65%) Telecoms
12 15 (30.61%) Wireless
12 15 (30.61%) Palo Alto
13 14 (28.57%) VoIP
13 14 (28.57%) WAN
14 13 (26.53%) Tufin
14 13 (26.53%) AlgoSec
15 11 (22.45%) F5
16 10 (20.41%) CCSA
16 10 (20.41%) Blue Coat
16 10 (20.41%) ProxySG
16 10 (20.41%) CCSE
16 10 (20.41%) Deep Packet Inspection
16 10 (20.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 10 (20.41%) DDoS Mitigation

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 48 (97.96%) Firewall
2 36 (73.47%) Cisco ASA
3 31 (63.27%) Network Security
4 20 (40.82%) TCP/IP
5 19 (38.78%) Cisco PIX
5 19 (38.78%) Wireshark
6 17 (34.69%) LAN
7 15 (30.61%) Wireless
8 14 (28.57%) VoIP
8 14 (28.57%) WAN
9 10 (20.41%) FWSM
10 8 (16.33%) HTTP
10 8 (16.33%) OSPF
11 7 (14.29%) BGP
11 7 (14.29%) BIG-IP
11 7 (14.29%) DNS
11 7 (14.29%) HTTPS
11 7 (14.29%) RIP
11 7 (14.29%) SMTP
11 7 (14.29%) SNMP
General
1 16 (32.65%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.20%) Billing
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Network Engineer
2 25 (51.02%) Security Engineer
3 21 (42.86%) Firewall Engineer
4 17 (34.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 14 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (20.41%) IP Engineer
6 10 (20.41%) IP Security Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Network Support
7 4 (8.16%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) DDoS Mitigation
1 10 (20.41%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 7 (14.29%) High Availability
2 7 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 7 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (10.20%) CRM
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 27 (55.10%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (48.98%) CCNP
3 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
3 19 (38.78%) Security Cleared
4 17 (34.69%) CCNA
5 10 (20.41%) CCSA
5 10 (20.41%) CCSE
6 7 (14.29%) CISSP
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (81.63%) Cisco
2 39 (79.59%) CheckPoint
3 16 (32.65%) Fortinet
4 15 (30.61%) Palo Alto
5 13 (26.53%) AlgoSec
5 13 (26.53%) Tufin
6 11 (22.45%) F5
7 10 (20.41%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.08%) Juniper
9 1 (2.04%) Barracuda Networks