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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 368 401 403
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +2
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 40 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.066% 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.13% 0.76% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 4
Average daily rate £400 £314 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.49% -17.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £256 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £465 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - -
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
1880 1835 1615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.88% 8.65% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1328 1272 1042
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 21
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £14.78 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +37 6 £375 +13.63%
Ealing - 1 £450 -
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 45 (86.54%) Cisco
1 45 (86.54%) Firewall
2 30 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (55.77%) CCNP
4 26 (50.00%) LAN
5 24 (46.15%) WAN
5 24 (46.15%) OSPF
6 23 (44.23%) Finance
7 22 (42.31%) F5
8 21 (40.38%) Network Security
9 19 (36.54%) BGP
9 19 (36.54%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (34.62%) Wireless
10 18 (34.62%) Fortinet
11 17 (32.69%) EIGRP
11 17 (32.69%) CheckPoint
12 16 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 15 (28.85%) VPN
14 14 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 13 (25.00%) DHCP
15 13 (25.00%) DNS
15 13 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (23.08%) Load Balancing
17 10 (19.23%) Infoblox
17 10 (19.23%) CCNA
17 10 (19.23%) Juniper
18 9 (17.31%) SSL
18 9 (17.31%) Change Management
18 9 (17.31%) WAAS

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (3.85%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (86.54%) Firewall
2 26 (50.00%) LAN
3 24 (46.15%) OSPF
3 24 (46.15%) WAN
4 21 (40.38%) Network Security
5 19 (36.54%) BGP
5 19 (36.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (34.62%) Wireless
7 17 (32.69%) EIGRP
8 16 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 15 (28.85%) VPN
10 14 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 13 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (25.00%) DHCP
11 13 (25.00%) DNS
12 9 (17.31%) SSL
12 9 (17.31%) WAAS
13 6 (11.54%) MPLS
14 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Banking
2 9 (17.31%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (80.77%) Network Engineer
2 20 (38.46%) Network Security Engineer
2 20 (38.46%) Security Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Network Design Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Design Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
1 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) CatOS
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
1 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 9 (17.31%) Change Management
3 7 (13.46%) Network Design
4 4 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL
5 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.85%) People Management
7 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.92%) Change Control
7 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.92%) High Availability
7 1 (1.92%) Information Security
7 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.92%) Security Operations
7 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (55.77%) CCNP
3 10 (19.23%) CCNA
4 6 (11.54%) CCIE
5 5 (9.62%) CCSE
6 2 (3.85%) CCSA
7 1 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (86.54%) Cisco
2 22 (42.31%) F5
3 18 (34.62%) Fortinet
4 17 (32.69%) CheckPoint
5 10 (19.23%) Infoblox
5 10 (19.23%) Juniper
6 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds
7 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.77%) Citrix
8 3 (5.77%) Nokia
8 3 (5.77%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.77%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.85%) EMC
9 2 (3.85%) MuleSoft
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle
9 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.85%) Sybase
9 2 (3.85%) VMware
10 1 (1.92%) 3Com
10 1 (1.92%) Nortel