Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 16 October 2018 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 146 149
Rank change year-on-year -17 +3 +41
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 11 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.30% 0.34% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.77% 2.48% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 20
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.71% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £291 £381 £360
90th Percentile £473 £475 £401
South East median daily rate £438 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year +128.26% - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 621 484 573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.90% 13.80% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 303 345
Hampshire median daily rate £455 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.75% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £320 £250 £275
90th Percentile £575 £536 £542
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.94% +6.19% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 27
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.00 £20.12 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.37% -61.68% +212.04%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.24 £22.20
90th Percentile £45.05 £43.75 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +32.08% -51.82% +36.24%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing FortiGate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in Hampshire

FortiGate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FortiGate in Hampshire

FortiGate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FortiGate in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Basingstoke +18 8 £450 -
Southampton - 2 - -
FortiGate
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Network Design
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) OSPF
2 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
3 8 (72.73%) Forcepoint
3 8 (72.73%) VoIP
4 7 (63.64%) WAN
4 7 (63.64%) LAN
4 7 (63.64%) MPLS
4 7 (63.64%) BGP
4 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) QA
4 7 (63.64%) Change Management
4 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
5 6 (54.55%) IPsec
5 6 (54.55%) Migration
6 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) GDPR
7 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 2 (18.18%) Information Security
7 2 (18.18%) Network Security
7 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
7 2 (18.18%) Sophos
7 2 (18.18%) Windows

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
2 9 (81.82%) OSPF
3 8 (72.73%) VoIP
4 7 (63.64%) BGP
4 7 (63.64%) LAN
4 7 (63.64%) MPLS
4 7 (63.64%) WAN
5 6 (54.55%) IPsec
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) SMS
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Network Design
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Forcepoint
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) Sophos