Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 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
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 192 252 248
Rank change year-on-year +60 -4 -13
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.073% 0.014%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 0.41% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
City of London median daily rate £426 £438 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.57% -10.26% +30.00%
10th Percentile £341 £313 £469
90th Percentile £525 £488 £506
Central London median daily rate £415 £400 £488
% change year-on-year +3.75% -17.95% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 754 1,221 858
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.29% 17.85% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 949 696
City of London median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +7.69%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £342
90th Percentile £675 £675 £668
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +9.95% +0.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 8
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +13.33% -40.00%
10th Percentile £13.01 £14.06 £11.81
90th Percentile £31.50 £25.50 £39.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.70 £22.00
% change year-on-year +5.61% -15.00% -20.00%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing FortiGate as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FortiGate in the City of London

FortiGate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FortiGate in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) PowerCLI
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Darktrace
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) Zscaler