The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortinet FortiGate
UK
Rank 500 552 553
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +1
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 81 66 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.77% 1.47% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 32 31
Median daily rate £360 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £457 £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 across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4567 4475 4446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.37% 8.81% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3014 2782 2666
Median daily rate £475 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 143 143
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +22.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.63 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FortiGate
Daily Rate Trend

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

FortiGate Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FortiGate
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FortiGate within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

FortiGate Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FortiGate
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate within the UK.

FortiGate Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FortiGate
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +40 65 £375 -6.25% 8
South East +14 18 £350 -6.66% 2
London -12 17 £450 +12.50% 2
North East - 17 £345 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 17 £345 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 16 £345 - 1
Hampshire +20 10 £360 +2.85% 1
North West +32 9 - -
Scotland +27 9 £319 - 1
Manchester +24 9 - -
Hook - 8 £385 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £290 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £290 -
Erskine - 6 £319 -
Renfrewshire - 6 £319 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £450 -
County Antrim - 4 £450 -
Belfast - 4 £450 -
East of England +3 3 £488 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £488 -
Croydon - 3 - -
West Midlands +1 2 £540 +44.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £488 -
West Lothian - 2 £250 - 1
Livingston - 2 £250 - 1
Coventry - 2 £540 -
Edinburgh +19 1 £475 -
South West +12 1 £320 -10.48%
City of London -9 1 £375 - 2
Cirencester - 1 £320 -

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 113 (89.68%) Firewall
2 101 (80.16%) Cisco
3 82 (65.08%) CheckPoint
4 81 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (60.32%) Fortinet
6 73 (57.94%) Juniper
7 69 (54.76%) Wireless
8 64 (50.79%) CCNP
9 63 (50.00%) LAN
10 52 (41.27%) F5
11 51 (40.48%) WAN
12 47 (37.30%) CCIE
13 45 (35.71%) Aruba
14 43 (34.13%) VPN
15 41 (32.54%) Security Cleared
15 41 (32.54%) Network Security
16 37 (29.37%) ITIL
17 36 (28.57%) SC Cleared
17 36 (28.57%) Riverbed
18 34 (26.98%) CCSE
19 33 (26.19%) MPLS
20 31 (24.60%) CCSA
20 31 (24.60%) JNCIE
21 30 (23.81%) Service Management
21 30 (23.81%) HP
21 30 (23.81%) CCDP
22 29 (23.02%) Cisco ASA
23 28 (22.22%) JNCIA
24 27 (21.43%) Network Design
24 27 (21.43%) CCIP

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (3.17%) Confluence
2 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) MS Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) IaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 113 (89.68%) Firewall
2 69 (54.76%) Wireless
3 63 (50.00%) LAN
4 51 (40.48%) WAN
5 43 (34.13%) VPN
6 41 (32.54%) Network Security
7 33 (26.19%) MPLS
8 29 (23.02%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (19.84%) BIG-IP
10 24 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (13.49%) OSPF
12 16 (12.70%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (10.32%) DNS
13 13 (10.32%) IPsec
13 13 (10.32%) SSL
14 12 (9.52%) VoIP
14 12 (9.52%) WLAN
15 11 (8.73%) DHCP
16 10 (7.94%) TCP/IP
17 9 (7.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.17%) JIRA
1 4 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (3.17%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (17.46%) Telecoms
2 20 (15.87%) Finance
3 2 (1.59%) Law
3 2 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Billing
4 1 (0.79%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (60.32%) Network Engineer
2 22 (17.46%) Security Engineer
3 16 (12.70%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
5 13 (10.32%) Architect
6 12 (9.52%) Network Architect
7 11 (8.73%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 9 (7.14%) Design Engineer
8 9 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
8 9 (7.14%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) Network Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) Senior Network Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) Network Security Architect
11 6 (4.76%) Network Specialist
11 6 (4.76%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Data Centre
2 18 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 14 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.97%) Clustering
5 5 (3.97%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.97%) Linux
2 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.38%) Windows
4 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.79%) Mandriva Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.37%) ITIL
2 30 (23.81%) Service Management
3 27 (21.43%) Network Design
4 26 (20.63%) ITSM
5 7 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 7 (5.56%) Migration
5 7 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 6 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (4.76%) ITIL V3
7 4 (3.17%) Coaching
7 4 (3.17%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.17%) DevOps
7 4 (3.17%) Information Security
7 4 (3.17%) Network Management
7 4 (3.17%) Scrum
7 4 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.38%) Change Management
8 3 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.17%) Perl
1 4 (3.17%) Python
2 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (50.79%) CCNP
3 47 (37.30%) CCIE
4 41 (32.54%) Security Cleared
5 36 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 34 (26.98%) CCSE
7 31 (24.60%) CCSA
7 31 (24.60%) JNCIE
8 30 (23.81%) CCDP
9 28 (22.22%) JNCIA
10 27 (21.43%) CCIP
11 23 (18.25%) HP ASE
12 22 (17.46%) HP MASE
13 18 (14.29%) Degree
14 14 (11.11%) JNCIP
15 12 (9.52%) JNCIS
16 11 (8.73%) CCNA
17 9 (7.14%) CCSP
18 2 (1.59%) CCDE
19 1 (0.79%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) ProxySG
2 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.17%) vCloud
3 4 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
5 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (3.17%) Nagios
1 4 (3.17%) Puppet
1 4 (3.17%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.59%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.79%) AppDNA
3 1 (0.79%) Cacti
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco CME
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.79%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.79%) WMI
3 1 (0.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 101 (80.16%) Cisco
2 82 (65.08%) CheckPoint
3 76 (60.32%) Fortinet
4 73 (57.94%) Juniper
5 52 (41.27%) F5
6 45 (35.71%) Aruba
7 36 (28.57%) Riverbed
8 30 (23.81%) HP
9 20 (15.87%) Blue Coat
10 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
11 10 (7.94%) Palo Alto
12 9 (7.14%) VMware
13 5 (3.97%) Radware
13 5 (3.97%) SolarWinds
14 4 (3.17%) Atlassian
14 4 (3.17%) FireEye
14 4 (3.17%) Intel Security
14 4 (3.17%) IronPort
14 4 (3.17%) SevOne
14 4 (3.17%) Sourcefire
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