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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 380 399 372
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 15 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.018% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.88% 0.27% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
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£330 £383 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% -19.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1707 1482 1248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.03% 6.75% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 970 840
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 29
Average hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.66% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £12.00 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.75 £30.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 - 4 £330 -
Bromley - - - -
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 31 (91.18%) Firewall
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco
3 19 (55.88%) Juniper
4 11 (32.35%) VPN
5 10 (29.41%) Fortinet
6 9 (26.47%) WAN
6 9 (26.47%) Network Security
6 9 (26.47%) SolarWinds
7 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 8 (23.53%) OSPF
7 8 (23.53%) BGP
8 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (20.59%) IPsec
8 7 (20.59%) SSL
9 6 (17.65%) ITIL
9 6 (17.65%) NetScreen
9 6 (17.65%) F5
9 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
10 5 (14.71%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (14.71%) Aruba
10 5 (14.71%) MPLS
10 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (14.71%) 3Com
10 5 (14.71%) LDAP
10 5 (14.71%) ADSL
11 4 (11.76%) Windows
11 4 (11.76%) Dell
11 4 (11.76%) Network Management

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 31 (91.18%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) VPN
3 9 (26.47%) WAN
3 9 (26.47%) Network Security
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 8 (23.53%) OSPF
4 8 (23.53%) BGP
5 7 (20.59%) SSL
5 7 (20.59%) IPsec
6 6 (17.65%) NetScreen
7 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (14.71%) LDAP
7 5 (14.71%) ADSL
7 5 (14.71%) MPLS
8 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (8.82%) VLAN
10 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
10 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (5.88%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Network Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Security Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Firewall Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Firewall Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Support
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Expert
7 1 (2.94%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.94%) Replication
1 1 (2.94%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Network Management
3 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security
5 1 (2.94%) Network Design
5 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) CCNP
3 2 (5.88%) CCIE
3 2 (5.88%) CCSA
3 2 (5.88%) JNCIA
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) VCP4
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Firmware
1 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (11.76%) Nessus
3 3 (8.82%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Cisco
2 19 (55.88%) Juniper
3 10 (29.41%) Fortinet
4 9 (26.47%) SolarWinds
5 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
6 6 (17.65%) F5
7 5 (14.71%) Aruba
7 5 (14.71%) 3Com
8 4 (11.76%) Dell
9 3 (8.82%) Nortel
9 3 (8.82%) Nokia
9 3 (8.82%) IBM
9 3 (8.82%) HP
9 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
10 2 (5.88%) Sun
11 1 (2.94%) Oracle
11 1 (2.94%) VMware
11 1 (2.94%) Symantec
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