The first table below looks at the demand for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 415 369 416
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +47
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 1 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.045% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.060% 0.73% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Average daily rate £400 £475 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +45.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1661 1378 1596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.71% 6.27% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 958 970
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 46
Average hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.05 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £32.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in London

FortiGate
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FortiGate across the London region.

FortiGate Daily Rate Trend in London

FortiGate
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

FortiGate Hourly Rate Trend in London

FortiGate
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FortiGate also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FortiGate.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) CESG
2 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FortiGate also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FortiGate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) FWSM
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) F5
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