The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 378 394 391
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 25 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.004% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.47% 0.059% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 1
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£330 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - -
FortiGate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1695 1704 1415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.65% 7.53% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1171 1173 945
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 44
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.10 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £33.70 £40.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FortiGate across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

FortiGate Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 5 £375 - 1
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 35 (89.74%) Firewall
2 25 (64.10%) Cisco
3 18 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (43.59%) Juniper
5 14 (35.90%) Fortinet
6 13 (33.33%) VPN
7 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
7 11 (28.21%) MPLS
7 11 (28.21%) Network Security
7 11 (28.21%) F5
8 10 (25.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (25.64%) CCNP
9 9 (23.08%) WAN
10 8 (20.51%) LAN
10 8 (20.51%) HP
11 7 (17.95%) Migration
12 6 (15.38%) Nortel
12 6 (15.38%) Finance
12 6 (15.38%) SolarWinds
13 5 (12.82%) VLAN
13 5 (12.82%) CCNA
13 5 (12.82%) CCIE
13 5 (12.82%) Wireless
14 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
14 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
14 4 (10.26%) ITIL
14 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
14 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
14 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (89.74%) Firewall
2 13 (33.33%) VPN
3 11 (28.21%) MPLS
3 11 (28.21%) Network Security
4 10 (25.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (23.08%) WAN
6 8 (20.51%) LAN
7 5 (12.82%) VLAN
7 5 (12.82%) Wireless
8 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.69%) SSL
9 3 (7.69%) OSPF
9 3 (7.69%) BGP
10 2 (5.13%) Internet
10 2 (5.13%) NetScreen
10 2 (5.13%) IPsec
10 2 (5.13%) SNMP
10 2 (5.13%) VoIP
10 2 (5.13%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Security Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Firewall Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Network Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Support Specialist
7 2 (5.13%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support
7 2 (5.13%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support Specialist
7 2 (5.13%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Specialist
7 2 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Migration
2 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (5.13%) Information Security
4 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.13%) Network Design
4 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.56%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 1 (2.56%) SIEM
5 1 (2.56%) Change Control
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (25.64%) CCNP
3 5 (12.82%) CCNA
3 5 (12.82%) CCIE
4 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) CCSA
6 1 (2.56%) CCSE
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) CCDA
6 1 (2.56%) CISSP
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (5.13%) Iperf
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco
2 17 (43.59%) Juniper
3 14 (35.90%) Fortinet
4 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
4 11 (28.21%) F5
5 8 (20.51%) HP
6 6 (15.38%) Nortel
6 6 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 4 (10.26%) Blue Coat
8 3 (7.69%) IBM
9 2 (5.13%) VMware
9 2 (5.13%) Sun
10 1 (2.56%) Tufin
10 1 (2.56%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.56%) Google
10 1 (2.56%) Brocade
10 1 (2.56%) IronPort
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle
10 1 (2.56%) Citrix
10 1 (2.56%) Nokia