Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 November 2017 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 338 373
Rank change year-on-year -5 +35 -23
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 32 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.59% 2.15% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 8
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £381 £300 £325
90th Percentile £525 £450 £491
England median daily rate £425 £399 £400
% change year-on-year +6.58% -0.31% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
South East median hourly rate £23.00 - £22.00
England median hourly rate £19.37 - £25.50

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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2007 1909 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.93% 11.47% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1235 1134 1076
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £213
90th Percentile £583 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 57 75
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +25.00% +0.45%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.25 £11.98
90th Percentile £46.45 £55.00 £46.75
England median hourly rate £17.14 £20.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year -15.90% +1.88% +1.50%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing FortiGate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FortiGate in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FortiGate in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FortiGate in the South East

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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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -9 16 £425 -5.56% 1
Oxfordshire +17 10 £425 +41.67%
Hampshire -2 10 £400 +6.67%
Surrey 0 6 £500 -
Berkshire +2 5 £575 +27.78% 1
Buckinghamshire -25 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 28 (87.50%) Firewall
2 22 (68.75%) Cisco
3 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
4 20 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (59.38%) Juniper
5 19 (59.38%) CCNP
6 16 (50.00%) CCIE
6 16 (50.00%) Network Security
7 15 (46.88%) ITIL
8 13 (40.63%) CCSA
8 13 (40.63%) CCSE
8 13 (40.63%) Fortinet
9 12 (37.50%) WAN
9 12 (37.50%) F5
10 11 (34.38%) Wireless
11 10 (31.25%) LAN
11 10 (31.25%) Palo Alto
12 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
12 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
12 9 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (28.13%) HP
13 8 (25.00%) CCIP
13 8 (25.00%) CCDP
13 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
13 8 (25.00%) ITSM
13 8 (25.00%) Service Management
13 8 (25.00%) BIG-IP
13 8 (25.00%) JNCIA
13 8 (25.00%) JNCIE
13 8 (25.00%) Riverbed

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Co-occurring 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 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (87.50%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) Network Security
3 12 (37.50%) WAN
4 11 (34.38%) Wireless
5 10 (31.25%) LAN
6 9 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (25.00%) BIG-IP
8 7 (21.88%) HTTP
8 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
9 5 (15.63%) VPN
10 3 (9.38%) BGP
10 3 (9.38%) Internet
10 3 (9.38%) MPLS
11 2 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (6.25%) OSPF
12 1 (3.13%) FWSM
12 1 (3.13%) Junos
12 1 (3.13%) Skype
12 1 (3.13%) Telepresence
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Security Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Check Point Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Firewall Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Network Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Project Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) ITSM
2 8 (25.00%) Service Management
3 7 (21.88%) Network Design
4 6 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (9.38%) Server Building
5 3 (9.38%) Server Patching
5 3 (9.38%) SIEM
6 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.13%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (3.13%) Data Governance
7 1 (3.13%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (59.38%) CCNP
3 16 (50.00%) CCIE
4 13 (40.63%) CCSA
4 13 (40.63%) CCSE
5 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
5 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
6 8 (25.00%) CCDP
6 8 (25.00%) CCIP
6 8 (25.00%) JNCIA
6 8 (25.00%) JNCIE
7 7 (21.88%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (21.88%) Degree
7 7 (21.88%) HP ASE
7 7 (21.88%) HP MASE
8 2 (6.25%) CCNA
9 1 (3.13%) CCIE Security
9 1 (3.13%) CCIE Service Provider
9 1 (3.13%) CCSP
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
3 19 (59.38%) Juniper
4 13 (40.63%) Fortinet
5 12 (37.50%) F5
6 10 (31.25%) Palo Alto
7 9 (28.13%) HP
8 8 (25.00%) Riverbed
9 7 (21.88%) Aruba
9 7 (21.88%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (9.38%) Citrix
10 3 (9.38%) NetIQ
10 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
11 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
11 1 (3.13%) Brocade
11 1 (3.13%) Huawei
11 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
11 1 (3.13%) Splunk
11 1 (3.13%) VMware