Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 18 October 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 595 572
Rank change year-on-year -14 -23 +18
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 21 20 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.046% 0.044% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.30% 0.36% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 31
London median daily rate £475 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £277 £287 £265
90th Percentile £673 £555 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.18% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year +128.26% - -

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,072 5,481 5,397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.33% 12.18% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,239 3,988 3,639
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £618
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 47 58
London median hourly rate £20.00 £26.61 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.83% +33.03% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.00 £14.32
90th Percentile £47.55 £165.00 £31.13
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year - -21.35% +5.95%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing FortiGate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FortiGate in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate in London over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FortiGate in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for FortiGate in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the London region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London - 5 £400 - 3
South London - 1 £433 -
West London - 1 £593 - 1
FortiGate
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
5 8 (38.10%) OSPF
5 8 (38.10%) BGP
6 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 7 (33.33%) Wireless
6 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) VPN
6 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 7 (33.33%) F5
6 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 6 (28.57%) Fortinet
7 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (28.57%) Meraki
7 6 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (28.57%) Public Cloud
7 6 (28.57%) 802.1X
7 6 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (28.57%) Unix
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (23.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (23.81%) PaaS
4 4 (19.05%) Azure Functions
4 4 (19.05%) Serverless
5 3 (14.29%) SaaS
6 2 (9.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (38.10%) BGP
3 8 (38.10%) OSPF
4 7 (33.33%) DNS
4 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 7 (33.33%) VPN
4 7 (33.33%) Wireless
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (19.05%) LAN
6 4 (19.05%) Network Security
6 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
8 2 (9.52%) NX-OS
9 1 (4.76%) DHCP
9 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Azure Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Firewall Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps Architect
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) 802.1X
2 5 (23.81%) SAML
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Change Control
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
3 5 (23.81%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (23.81%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
5 2 (9.52%) Behavioural Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM
6 1 (4.76%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) Docker
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
2 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) Terraform
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
3 7 (33.33%) F5
3 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 6 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 6 (28.57%) Meraki
4 6 (28.57%) Symantec
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Aruba
6 2 (9.52%) Juniper
7 1 (4.76%) arcserve
7 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) CommVault
7 1 (4.76%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) Splunk
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam