Period
to 27 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for FortiGate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FortiGate over the 6 months to 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Fortinet FortiGate
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 - 111
Rank change year-on-year - +111 -
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 1 0 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Essex 0.29% - 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.59% - 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £403
10th Percentile £363 - £391
90th Percentile £388 - £414
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £344
% change year-on-year -6.25% +16.36% -7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

FortiGate is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 63 69 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 18.37% 13.45% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 162
Median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +2.44%
10th Percentile £363 £376 £375
90th Percentile £651 £595 £600
East of England median daily rate £481 £425 £463
% change year-on-year +13.24% -8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.82 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.12% -3.90% +46.78%
10th Percentile £27.06 £11.44 £14.40
90th Percentile £42.50 £22.10 £34.54
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +133.33% -14.29% +20.69%

FortiGate
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the Essex region over the 6 months to 27 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £375 -
FortiGate
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds