Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for FortiGate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FortiGate over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 175 113 222
Rank change year-on-year -62 +109 +33
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 4 4 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.10% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.69% 1.33% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
10th Percentile £428 " £341
25th Percentile £450 £411 £402
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £423 £426
Median % change year-on-year +18.34% -0.88% +13.67%
75th Percentile £550 £459 £455
90th Percentile £573 £475 £525
Central London median daily rate £500 £423 £415
% change year-on-year +18.34% +1.81% +3.75%

FortiGate is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 577 301 1,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.84% 16.73% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 235 836
10th Percentile £381 £310 £338
25th Percentile £488 £425 £440
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £667 £600 £625
90th Percentile £738 £638 £688
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 23
10th Percentile £30.13 " £12.76
25th Percentile £40.81 " £14.13
Median hourly rate £60.75 - £21.00
75th Percentile £82.81 " £32.31
90th Percentile £94.78 " £46.44
Central London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.13 £21.00
% change year-on-year +34.31% -18.45% +20.00%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing FortiGate as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in the City of London

FortiGate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing FortiGate in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for FortiGate in the City of London

FortiGate
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing FortiGate in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for FortiGate in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Social Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (25.00%) Meraki
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Azure
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (50.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) SD-WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Documentation Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Bill of Materials
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com