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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper
Rank 77 101 99
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs citing Juniper 48 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.85% 1.03% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 3.86% 2.14% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £210 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £190 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £320 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £327 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.67% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £19.30 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -37.23%
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
1243 1262 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.97% 47.97% 48.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 607 401
Average daily rate £375 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 70
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £27.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
Reading +5 10 £375 +78.57% 5
Bracknell +3 8 £263 +15.38% 2
Slough -4 2 £303 - 1
Ascot - 1 £450 -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - - 1
Juniper
South East

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 80 (87.91%) Cisco
2 53 (58.24%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (56.04%) Firewall
4 47 (51.65%) CheckPoint
5 45 (49.45%) Telecoms
6 33 (36.26%) CCNP
7 27 (29.67%) OSPF
8 23 (25.27%) CCNA
8 23 (25.27%) VPN
9 21 (23.08%) Linux
10 19 (20.88%) VLAN
11 18 (19.78%) Security Cleared
11 18 (19.78%) RIP
12 17 (18.68%) CCIE
13 16 (17.58%) F5
14 15 (16.48%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (16.48%) MPLS
15 14 (15.38%) BGP
15 14 (15.38%) SC Cleared
16 13 (14.29%) Network Security
16 13 (14.29%) JNCIS
17 12 (13.19%) Risk Assessment
18 11 (12.09%) Ethernet
19 10 (10.99%) DNS
19 10 (10.99%) Validation
19 10 (10.99%) Test Strategy
19 10 (10.99%) Cisco Nexus
20 9 (9.89%) VMware
20 9 (9.89%) IPsec
20 9 (9.89%) CCIP

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (1.10%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Office
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 51 (56.04%) Firewall
2 27 (29.67%) OSPF
3 23 (25.27%) VPN
4 19 (20.88%) VLAN
5 18 (19.78%) RIP
6 15 (16.48%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (16.48%) MPLS
7 14 (15.38%) BGP
8 13 (14.29%) Network Security
9 11 (12.09%) Ethernet
10 10 (10.99%) DNS
10 10 (10.99%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (9.89%) IPsec
12 8 (8.79%) LAN
12 8 (8.79%) WAN
13 7 (7.69%) VoIP
13 7 (7.69%) EIGRP
14 5 (5.49%) FWSM
14 5 (5.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 5 (5.49%) Cisco PIX
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) AdminStudio
General
1 45 (49.45%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.69%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) German Language
5 1 (1.10%) Games
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) IP Engineer
2 28 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 21 (23.08%) Design Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Test Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Security Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) Network Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) IP Network Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) NOC Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Designer
9 3 (3.30%) Security Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Project Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Network Design Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Network Specialist
10 2 (2.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) SOAP
2 1 (1.10%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.10%) Xbox
3 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.10%) Wiki
3 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.10%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Linux
2 7 (7.69%) UNIX
3 6 (6.59%) Solaris
4 5 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.40%) Windows
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.19%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (10.99%) Validation
2 10 (10.99%) Test Strategy
3 7 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.59%) Migration
4 6 (6.59%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (5.49%) Network Management
5 5 (5.49%) Fault Management
5 5 (5.49%) Network Design
6 4 (4.40%) Project Management
6 4 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.40%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (3.30%) ITIL
7 3 (3.30%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.30%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.20%) Information Security
8 2 (2.20%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.10%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.10%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.49%) Java
1 5 (5.49%) Perl
2 3 (3.30%) C
Qualifications
1 53 (58.24%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (36.26%) CCNP
3 23 (25.27%) CCNA
4 18 (19.78%) Security Cleared
5 17 (18.68%) CCIE
6 14 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 13 (14.29%) JNCIS
8 9 (9.89%) CCIP
9 8 (8.79%) CCDP
10 7 (7.69%) JNCIA
11 6 (6.59%) CCSP
12 5 (5.49%) CISSP
13 3 (3.30%) RHCE
13 3 (3.30%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (2.20%) JNCIP
15 1 (1.10%) Degree
15 1 (1.10%) BC Cleared
15 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
15 1 (1.10%) CCDA
15 1 (1.10%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) NFS
2 2 (2.20%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.10%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.10%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 80 (87.91%) Cisco
2 47 (51.65%) CheckPoint
3 16 (17.58%) F5
4 9 (9.89%) VMware
5 8 (8.79%) HP
5 8 (8.79%) Nortel
5 8 (8.79%) Fortinet
6 7 (7.69%) Citrix
6 7 (7.69%) Nokia
6 7 (7.69%) Blue Coat
7 5 (5.49%) Sun
7 5 (5.49%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.49%) Radware
7 5 (5.49%) Redknee
7 5 (5.49%) Redback
8 4 (4.40%) Mercator
9 2 (2.20%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.20%) Ericsson
9 2 (2.20%) Websense
10 1 (1.10%) ArcSight