Period
to 18 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 563 558
Rank change year-on-year -46 -5 +13
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 17 37 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.037% 0.086% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.70% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 33
London median daily rate £433 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.61% +2.50% +40.35%
10th Percentile £278 £418 £267
90th Percentile £550 £577 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year +63.04% - -

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 6,609 5,255 5,314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.41% 12.20% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,882 3,764 3,694
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 40 33
London median hourly rate £22.48 £26.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.73% +37.12% -5.00%
10th Percentile £14.80 £12.45 £14.56
90th Percentile £54.81 £50.52 £40.45
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -20.45% +7.32%

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 August 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 August 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 -31 3 £475 +2.70% 2
South London -44 1 £433 -21.36%
West London - 1 £593 - 4
FortiGate
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 (94.12%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 8 (47.06%) BGP
3 8 (47.06%) VPN
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (47.06%) F5
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (41.18%) SolarWinds
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (29.41%) Meraki
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Firepower
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (29.41%) CCNP
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) OSPF
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (29.41%) Migration
6 5 (29.41%) Wireless
6 5 (29.41%) IP Telephony
7 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
7 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) Symantec
7 4 (23.53%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (23.53%) Unix
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V

FortiGate
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 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) BGP
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (47.06%) VPN
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco Firepower
5 5 (29.41%) IP Telephony
5 5 (29.41%) OSPF
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
6 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (17.65%) LAN
7 3 (17.65%) WAN
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
8 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
8 2 (11.76%) Network Security
8 2 (11.76%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Security Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Telephony Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Voice Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Firewall Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Network Design
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCIE
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
2 8 (47.06%) F5
3 7 (41.18%) SolarWinds
4 5 (29.41%) Meraki
5 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
5 4 (23.53%) Symantec
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) Aruba
8 1 (5.88%) arcserve
8 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.88%) CommVault
8 1 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (5.88%) Juniper
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) Splunk
8 1 (5.88%) Veeam
8 1 (5.88%) Zscaler