The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Juniper Networks.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 78 96 83
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing Juniper 45 32 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.73% 1.28% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 2.67% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £120 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £176 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.72% -13.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.29 £19.30 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+36.19% -41.51%
Juniper
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1261 1197 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.54% 48.00% 49.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 588 490
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 67
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Juniper across the Berkshire region.

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the Berkshire region.

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 16 £260 - 2
Reading +9 10 £375 +87.50% 6
Slough -5 3 £375 - 2
Newbury - 1 £300 - 1
Maidenhead - - - - 8
Juniper
South East

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Juniper also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Juniper.

1 101 (87.83%) Cisco
2 68 (59.13%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (55.65%) Firewall
4 61 (53.04%) Telecoms
5 52 (45.22%) CheckPoint
6 36 (31.30%) CCNA
7 34 (29.57%) OSPF
8 33 (28.70%) CCIE
8 33 (28.70%) VPN
9 30 (26.09%) CCNP
10 29 (25.22%) Security Cleared
11 24 (20.87%) MPLS
12 23 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 21 (18.26%) Ethernet
14 20 (17.39%) BGP
15 19 (16.52%) Linux
15 19 (16.52%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (15.65%) Network Security
17 17 (14.78%) IPsec
18 16 (13.91%) Risk Assessment
18 16 (13.91%) Nokia
18 16 (13.91%) Nortel
18 16 (13.91%) VLAN
19 15 (13.04%) CCIP
19 15 (13.04%) RIP
19 15 (13.04%) Redback
20 14 (12.17%) Radware
20 14 (12.17%) VoIP
20 14 (12.17%) UNIX
20 14 (12.17%) CISSP

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Juniper also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Juniper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.87%) Apache
1 1 (0.87%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 64 (55.65%) Firewall
2 34 (29.57%) OSPF
3 33 (28.70%) VPN
4 24 (20.87%) MPLS
5 21 (18.26%) Ethernet
6 20 (17.39%) BGP
7 19 (16.52%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (15.65%) Network Security
9 17 (14.78%) IPsec
10 16 (13.91%) VLAN
11 15 (13.04%) RIP
12 14 (12.17%) VoIP
13 13 (11.30%) SNMP
13 13 (11.30%) DNS
13 13 (11.30%) Cisco PIX
14 11 (9.57%) FWSM
15 7 (6.09%) LTE
16 6 (5.22%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (5.22%) TCP/IP
16 6 (5.22%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) AdminStudio
General
1 61 (53.04%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.70%) Finance
3 8 (6.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.74%) German Language
5 1 (0.87%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.87%) Electronics
5 1 (0.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (33.04%) IP Engineer
2 31 (26.96%) Network Engineer
3 28 (24.35%) Design Engineer
4 14 (12.17%) Security Engineer
5 13 (11.30%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (7.83%) NOC Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Project Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Consultant
7 6 (5.22%) Architect
8 5 (4.35%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Designer
9 4 (3.48%) Analyst
9 4 (3.48%) Network Consultant
9 4 (3.48%) Security Consultant
10 3 (2.61%) Service Analyst
10 3 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.61%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (2.61%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) Project Analyst
10 3 (2.61%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) SOAP
2 1 (0.87%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.87%) DTV
3 1 (0.87%) Clustering
3 1 (0.87%) SecurID
3 1 (0.87%) Wiki
3 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.52%) Linux
2 14 (12.17%) UNIX
3 9 (7.83%) Solaris
4 8 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.91%) Risk Assessment
2 14 (12.17%) Load Balancing
2 14 (12.17%) Network Management
3 7 (6.09%) Fault Management
3 7 (6.09%) Information Security
4 6 (5.22%) Network Architecture
4 6 (5.22%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.35%) Network Design
6 4 (3.48%) Migration
6 4 (3.48%) ITIL
6 4 (3.48%) Change Management
6 4 (3.48%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (2.61%) Security Architecture
7 3 (2.61%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.61%) Project Management
7 3 (2.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (2.61%) Change Control
7 3 (2.61%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.74%) Capacity Management
8 2 (1.74%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.83%) Perl
2 8 (6.96%) Java
3 3 (2.61%) C
4 1 (0.87%) Python
4 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (59.13%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (31.30%) CCNA
3 33 (28.70%) CCIE
4 30 (26.09%) CCNP
5 29 (25.22%) Security Cleared
6 23 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 15 (13.04%) CCIP
8 14 (12.17%) CISSP
9 13 (11.30%) CCSP
10 11 (9.57%) JNCIA
11 10 (8.70%) CCDP
12 9 (7.83%) Check Point Certification
13 6 (5.22%) RHCE
14 4 (3.48%) Degree
15 3 (2.61%) JNCIE
16 2 (1.74%) JNCIP
16 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
16 2 (1.74%) CCSA
17 1 (0.87%) CCSE
17 1 (0.87%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) SLA
1 9 (7.83%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.87%) BS25999
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) NFS
2 2 (1.74%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.87%) Snort
3 1 (0.87%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.87%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 101 (87.83%) Cisco
2 52 (45.22%) CheckPoint
3 16 (13.91%) Nortel
3 16 (13.91%) Nokia
4 15 (13.04%) Redback
5 14 (12.17%) Radware
6 12 (10.43%) F5
7 10 (8.70%) HP
8 9 (7.83%) Citrix
8 9 (7.83%) Blue Coat
9 8 (6.96%) Redknee
9 8 (6.96%) Red Hat
9 8 (6.96%) Sun
10 7 (6.09%) Fortinet
11 6 (5.22%) Huawei
12 5 (4.35%) Ericsson
12 5 (4.35%) VMware
13 4 (3.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 2 (1.74%) Websense
14 2 (1.74%) Sourcefire