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 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortinet FortiGate
England / London
Rank 359 392 391
Rank change year-on-year +33 -1  
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 43 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.03% 1.25% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 9
Median daily rate £469 £406 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +23.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £227 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -4.00% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FortiGate is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2120 2164 1799
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.04% 9.84% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1508 1520 1236
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 39
Median hourly rate £47.00 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.88% +20.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing FortiGate as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in London

FortiGate
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

FortiGate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FortiGate in London

FortiGate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FortiGate in London

FortiGate
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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 5 £550 -
City of London +9 3 £419 +6.34% 2
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 56 (86.15%) Firewall
2 51 (78.46%) Juniper
3 48 (73.85%) Cisco
4 36 (55.38%) CheckPoint
5 33 (50.77%) VPN
6 31 (47.69%) Wireless
7 30 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (41.54%) Palo Alto
9 25 (38.46%) LAN
10 24 (36.92%) CCNP
11 23 (35.38%) WAN
12 20 (30.77%) Network Security
12 20 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (29.23%) F5
14 18 (27.69%) Security Cleared
14 18 (27.69%) TCP/IP
15 17 (26.15%) CCIE
15 17 (26.15%) DNS
15 17 (26.15%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (26.15%) Fortinet
15 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (24.62%) SC Cleared
16 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
17 15 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (23.08%) 802.1X
18 14 (21.54%) Puppet
18 14 (21.54%) Linux
19 13 (20.00%) MPLS
19 13 (20.00%) OSPF
19 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

FortiGate
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.85%) Confluence
2 5 (7.69%) Apache
2 5 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.15%) IaaS
4 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.62%) PaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) Office 365
5 1 (1.54%) SaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (86.15%) Firewall
2 33 (50.77%) VPN
3 31 (47.69%) Wireless
4 25 (38.46%) LAN
5 23 (35.38%) WAN
6 20 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (30.77%) Network Security
7 18 (27.69%) TCP/IP
8 17 (26.15%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (26.15%) DNS
9 13 (20.00%) MPLS
9 13 (20.00%) OSPF
10 12 (18.46%) BGP
11 11 (16.92%) VPLS
12 10 (15.38%) SSL
13 9 (13.85%) LDAP
14 8 (12.31%) Reverse Proxy
14 8 (12.31%) WLAN
15 6 (9.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 6 (9.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle Database
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.62%) Big Data
2 3 (4.62%) Data Lake
2 3 (4.62%) DocumentDB
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
1 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
1 9 (13.85%) JIRA
1 9 (13.85%) Sonatype Nexus
1 9 (13.85%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 18 (27.69%) Architect
3 16 (24.62%) Network Architect
4 11 (16.92%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Designer
7 5 (7.69%) Network Designer
7 5 (7.69%) Network Team Leader
7 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Security Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 4 (6.15%) Administrator
8 4 (6.15%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Network Technical Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) 802.1X
2 9 (13.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (4.62%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 9 (13.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.85%) Coaching
2 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
2 9 (13.85%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (13.85%) DevOps
2 9 (13.85%) Scrum
2 9 (13.85%) Service Management
3 5 (7.69%) Network Design
3 5 (7.69%) Network Management
4 4 (6.15%) Migration
5 3 (4.62%) Change Management
5 3 (4.62%) ITIL
5 3 (4.62%) Microservices
5 3 (4.62%) Operations Management
6 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.08%) Open Source
6 2 (3.08%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (3.08%) Threat Management
7 1 (1.54%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (36.92%) CCNP
3 18 (27.69%) Security Cleared
4 17 (26.15%) CCIE
5 16 (24.62%) SC Cleared
6 7 (10.77%) CCNA
7 6 (9.23%) JNCIP
7 6 (9.23%) JNCIS
8 3 (4.62%) CCSE
9 2 (3.08%) CCSA
9 2 (3.08%) CCSP
10 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.54%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
1 9 (13.85%) vCloud
1 9 (13.85%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Puppet
2 10 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (13.85%) Forum Sentry
3 9 (13.85%) ZABBIX
4 7 (10.77%) Terraform
5 3 (4.62%) SCOM
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.54%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 51 (78.46%) Juniper
2 48 (73.85%) Cisco
3 36 (55.38%) CheckPoint
4 27 (41.54%) Palo Alto
5 19 (29.23%) F5
6 17 (26.15%) Fortinet
7 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.92%) VMware
9 9 (13.85%) AlienVault
9 9 (13.85%) Aruba
9 9 (13.85%) Atlassian
9 9 (13.85%) Oracle
9 9 (13.85%) SolarWinds
10 7 (10.77%) Blue Coat
11 3 (4.62%) Brocade
11 3 (4.62%) New Relic
11 3 (4.62%) Splunk
12 2 (3.08%) HP
12 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
13 1 (1.54%) Polycom