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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 554 596 594
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -2
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 89 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.071% 0.051%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.47% 0.84% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 18 13
Median daily rate £398 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £474 £398
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 -

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
6052 4753 4290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.27% 8.48% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3902 2929 2494
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 160 127
Median hourly rate £30.75 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £39.78 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 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
England +39 80 £375 -6.25% 12
South East +19 36 £375 -6.25% 1
London +17 31 £500 +29.03% 5
Berkshire +8 19 £450 +12.50%
Hampshire +21 15 £375 - 1
Southampton +29 14 £375 -
Reading +4 10 £450 -
West Midlands - 8 £356 - 1
Birmingham - 6 £356 - 1
Scotland - 6 £310 -
City of London +46 3 £280 -36.00% 3
West Lothian - 3 £310 -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Belfast - 3 £575 -
County Antrim - 3 £575 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £575 -
Livingston - 2 £310 -
Telford - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
Harrogate +5 1 £301 -
North Yorkshire +3 1 £301 -
Yorkshire +3 1 £301 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 131 (90.97%) Firewall
2 121 (84.03%) Cisco
3 80 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 79 (54.86%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (51.39%) CCNP
6 71 (49.31%) Cisco ASA
7 65 (45.14%) Network Security
8 57 (39.58%) Wireless
9 52 (36.11%) CCNA
10 44 (30.56%) Fortinet
11 43 (29.86%) LAN
12 40 (27.78%) WAN
13 36 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 36 (25.00%) OSPF
14 35 (24.31%) BGP
15 34 (23.61%) Juniper
16 32 (22.22%) F5
17 28 (19.44%) SC Cleared
17 28 (19.44%) Security Cleared
17 28 (19.44%) CCIE
18 24 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
19 23 (15.97%) DNS
20 21 (14.58%) Finance
20 21 (14.58%) Cisco PIX
21 20 (13.89%) CCSE
21 20 (13.89%) Palo Alto
22 19 (13.19%) Blue Coat
22 19 (13.19%) 802.1X
22 19 (13.19%) Wireshark
23 18 (12.50%) CCSA

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 8 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.39%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 131 (90.97%) Firewall
2 71 (49.31%) Cisco ASA
3 65 (45.14%) Network Security
4 57 (39.58%) Wireless
5 43 (29.86%) LAN
6 40 (27.78%) WAN
7 36 (25.00%) OSPF
7 36 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 35 (24.31%) BGP
9 24 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 23 (15.97%) DNS
11 21 (14.58%) Cisco PIX
12 19 (13.19%) Wireshark
13 18 (12.50%) VoIP
14 17 (11.81%) VPN
15 16 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 16 (11.11%) MPLS
16 15 (10.42%) DHCP
17 14 (9.72%) BIG-IP
18 13 (9.03%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.39%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (14.58%) Finance
2 17 (11.81%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.94%) Retail
4 5 (3.47%) Billing
5 3 (2.08%) Back Office
6 2 (1.39%) Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (57.64%) Network Engineer
2 50 (34.72%) Security Engineer
3 36 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 30 (20.83%) Firewall Engineer
5 18 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 14 (9.72%) Cisco Engineer
7 13 (9.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 12 (8.33%) Architect
8 12 (8.33%) Designer
9 11 (7.64%) Consultant
10 10 (6.94%) IP Engineer
10 10 (6.94%) IP Security Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Firewall Consultant
11 8 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
11 8 (5.56%) Network Architect
11 8 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (4.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.86%) Network Designer
12 7 (4.86%) Network Support
12 7 (4.86%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.19%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.03%) Data Centre
3 12 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (3.47%) Replication
5 4 (2.78%) RSA SecurID
5 4 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.08%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.08%) PKI
7 2 (1.39%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.42%) Windows
2 10 (6.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.69%) Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (8.33%) Migration
2 11 (7.64%) Load Balancing
3 10 (6.94%) DDoS Mitigation
3 10 (6.94%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 10 (6.94%) ITIL
4 9 (6.25%) High Availability
5 8 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 8 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 6 (4.17%) Network Design
7 5 (3.47%) CRM
7 5 (3.47%) Project Management
8 4 (2.78%) ITIL V2
8 4 (2.78%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.78%) Supplier Management
9 3 (2.08%) Information Security
9 3 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.08%) Performance Management
9 3 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.39%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (1.39%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.39%) SQL
3 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 79 (54.86%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (51.39%) CCNP
3 52 (36.11%) CCNA
4 28 (19.44%) CCIE
4 28 (19.44%) SC Cleared
4 28 (19.44%) Security Cleared
5 20 (13.89%) CCSE
6 18 (12.50%) CCSA
7 9 (6.25%) CISSP
8 4 (2.78%) CCDP
8 4 (2.78%) Degree
9 2 (1.39%) CCDA
9 2 (1.39%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.69%) CCENT
10 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.69%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.69%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.03%) ProxySG
3 5 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.78%) Squid
4 4 (2.78%) UAG
5 3 (2.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.39%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.69%) iptables
7 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.08%) SCCM
2 3 (2.08%) WSUS
3 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.69%) Nessus
3 1 (0.69%) vMotion
3 1 (0.69%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 121 (84.03%) Cisco
2 80 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 44 (30.56%) Fortinet
4 34 (23.61%) Juniper
5 32 (22.22%) F5
6 20 (13.89%) Palo Alto
7 19 (13.19%) Blue Coat
8 17 (11.81%) SolarWinds
9 13 (9.03%) AlgoSec
9 13 (9.03%) Tufin
10 10 (6.94%) Microsoft
11 9 (6.25%) Intel Security
12 7 (4.86%) Aruba
12 7 (4.86%) VMware
13 6 (4.17%) Avaya
14 5 (3.47%) Infoblox
15 3 (2.08%) Dell
15 3 (2.08%) HP
15 3 (2.08%) IronPort
15 3 (2.08%) Meraki
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