The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for FortiGate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 22 June 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 146 142
Rank change year-on-year +35 -4  
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.036% 0.068%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.32% 0.28% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £443 £301 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.25% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 - £20.00

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

Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 188 362 244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 9.34% 12.97% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 254 148
Median daily rate £420 £498 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.57% +32.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.75% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £22.50 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.39 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing FortiGate as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in Yorkshire

FortiGate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FortiGate in Yorkshire

FortiGate
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
West Yorkshire - 6 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £443 -
FortiGate
England

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

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (73.33%) F5
4 10 (66.67%) Fortinet
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 10 (66.67%) BGP
4 10 (66.67%) EIGRP
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (66.67%) MS Visio
5 7 (46.67%) WLAN
5 7 (46.67%) IBM
5 7 (46.67%) Blue Coat
5 7 (46.67%) OPNET
5 7 (46.67%) Migration
5 7 (46.67%) BMC
5 7 (46.67%) Motorola
5 7 (46.67%) HP
5 7 (46.67%) IOS XR
5 7 (46.67%) TippingPoint
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (46.67%) Splunk
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (46.67%) DMVPN
5 7 (46.67%) DataPower

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (66.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) BGP
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (46.67%) DMVPN
3 7 (46.67%) IOS XR
3 7 (46.67%) WLAN
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) TACACS
6 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (46.67%) DataPower
3 3 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (26.67%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) CCNP
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (46.67%) HP UCMDB
1 7 (46.67%) OPNET
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) F5
3 10 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Blue Coat
4 7 (46.67%) BMC
4 7 (46.67%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) IBM
4 7 (46.67%) Motorola
4 7 (46.67%) Splunk
4 7 (46.67%) TippingPoint
5 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (6.67%) Aruba
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper