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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortinet FortiGate
England / South East
Rank 223 240 229
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 18 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.37% 2.00% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 19
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £346 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
758 852 1092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.60% 10.24% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 497 544
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £28.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +55.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £15.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.59 £61.53 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 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
Hampshire +20 10 £360 +2.85% 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £290 -
Surrey - 1 - -
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 South East region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 21 (91.30%) Firewall
3 18 (78.26%) CheckPoint
3 18 (78.26%) F5
4 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (60.87%) Wireless
5 14 (60.87%) CCNP
5 14 (60.87%) ITIL
5 14 (60.87%) LAN
5 14 (60.87%) Juniper
5 14 (60.87%) Fortinet
6 13 (56.52%) Riverbed
6 13 (56.52%) Aruba
7 12 (52.17%) CCSA
7 12 (52.17%) CCSE
8 11 (47.83%) BIG-IP
8 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
8 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
8 11 (47.83%) HP ASE
8 11 (47.83%) WAN
8 11 (47.83%) HP
9 10 (43.48%) CCIP
9 10 (43.48%) CCDP
9 10 (43.48%) CCIE
9 10 (43.48%) Service Management
9 10 (43.48%) HP MASE
9 10 (43.48%) Network Design
9 10 (43.48%) JNCIA
9 10 (43.48%) JNCIE
10 9 (39.13%) ITSM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) LAN
2 14 (60.87%) Wireless
3 11 (47.83%) BIG-IP
3 11 (47.83%) WAN
4 7 (30.43%) Network Security
4 7 (30.43%) VPN
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (17.39%) IPsec
6 4 (17.39%) MPLS
6 4 (17.39%) VoIP
6 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (13.04%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (8.70%) DNS
8 2 (8.70%) HTTP
8 2 (8.70%) SSL
8 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
9 1 (4.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) PKI
4 1 (4.35%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.35%) Windows NT
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
1 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Network Design
2 10 (43.48%) Service Management
3 9 (39.13%) ITSM
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Coaching
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) DNA
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (60.87%) CCNP
3 12 (52.17%) CCSA
3 12 (52.17%) CCSE
4 11 (47.83%) HP ASE
4 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
5 10 (43.48%) CCDP
5 10 (43.48%) CCIE
5 10 (43.48%) CCIP
5 10 (43.48%) HP MASE
5 10 (43.48%) JNCIA
5 10 (43.48%) JNCIE
6 8 (34.78%) Degree
7 1 (4.35%) CCA
7 1 (4.35%) CCAA
7 1 (4.35%) CCNA
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.35%) vCloud
1 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
1 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
1 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) AppDNA
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) XenMobile
1 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) CheckPoint
2 18 (78.26%) F5
3 14 (60.87%) Fortinet
3 14 (60.87%) Juniper
4 13 (56.52%) Aruba
4 13 (56.52%) Riverbed
5 11 (47.83%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 1 (4.35%) AlienVault
7 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
7 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.35%) Clearswift
7 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow