The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 54 104 63
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -41
Contract jobs citing Juniper 79 14 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.90% 0.56% 2.42%
As % of the Vendors category 5.75% 1.16% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 17
Average daily rate £280 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £465 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £97.25 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+386.25% -14.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-54.68% +3.22%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1374 1209 1647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.44% 48.65% 53.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 455 565
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 71 60
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +69.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.98 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.23 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Juniper
South East

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 24 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Juniper Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +25 39 £210 - 2
Bracknell - 12 £290 -
Newbury +2 4 £175 -60.00%
Slough - 2 - - 1
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Juniper
South East

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 78 (76.47%) Cisco
2 50 (49.02%) Firewall
3 46 (45.10%) DNS
4 38 (37.25%) Telecoms
5 36 (35.29%) CheckPoint
5 36 (35.29%) MPLS
6 32 (31.37%) Fault Management
6 32 (31.37%) Change Management
7 31 (30.39%) Configuration Management
7 31 (30.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 27 (26.47%) GGSN
8 27 (26.47%) SGSN
9 26 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (24.51%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (22.55%) Ethernet
12 22 (21.57%) Velocent
13 20 (19.61%) L2TP
13 20 (19.61%) LDAP
14 19 (18.63%) VPN
14 19 (18.63%) CCNP
14 19 (18.63%) Problem Management
14 19 (18.63%) Huawei
15 18 (17.65%) Performance Management
15 18 (17.65%) Security Cleared
15 18 (17.65%) BGP
16 17 (16.67%) F5
17 16 (15.69%) Network Security
17 16 (15.69%) Cisco ASA
18 15 (14.71%) MGW
18 15 (14.71%) SS7

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (5.88%) Apache
2 4 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.92%) Lync
2 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 50 (49.02%) Firewall
2 46 (45.10%) DNS
3 36 (35.29%) MPLS
4 27 (26.47%) GGSN
4 27 (26.47%) SGSN
5 26 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (22.55%) Ethernet
7 20 (19.61%) LDAP
7 20 (19.61%) L2TP
8 19 (18.63%) VPN
9 18 (17.65%) BGP
10 16 (15.69%) Network Security
10 16 (15.69%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (14.71%) MGW
11 15 (14.71%) SS7
11 15 (14.71%) VoIP
12 14 (13.73%) IPsec
13 13 (12.75%) OSPF
14 12 (11.76%) 4G
15 11 (10.78%) TCP/IP
General
1 38 (37.25%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.76%) Front Office
3 7 (6.86%) Legal
4 5 (4.90%) Back Office
4 5 (4.90%) Finance
5 4 (3.92%) Retail
6 3 (2.94%) Billing
7 2 (1.96%) Games
8 1 (0.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (32.35%) NOC Engineer
2 22 (21.57%) Network Engineer
3 12 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 12 (11.76%) IP Engineer
4 9 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.86%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (6.86%) Network Support
5 7 (6.86%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Design Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Architect
7 4 (3.92%) Test Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Network Architect
8 3 (2.94%) Senior IP Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (1.96%) RAN Engineer
9 2 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (1.96%) Consultant
9 2 (1.96%) Desktop Support
9 2 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) .NET
1 1 (0.98%) SOAP
1 1 (0.98%) WAP
1 1 (0.98%) Middleware
1 1 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
2 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.98%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Windows
2 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.96%) UNIX
4 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.98%) VMS
5 1 (0.98%) Solaris
5 1 (0.98%) Linux
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) Change Management
1 32 (31.37%) Fault Management
2 31 (30.39%) Configuration Management
3 19 (18.63%) Problem Management
4 18 (17.65%) Performance Management
5 10 (9.80%) Network Design
6 8 (7.84%) ITIL
7 6 (5.88%) Information Security
7 6 (5.88%) Network Management
8 4 (3.92%) Network Architecture
9 3 (2.94%) Service Management
9 3 (2.94%) Business Continuity
9 3 (2.94%) CRM
10 2 (1.96%) Project Management
10 2 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.96%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (1.96%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.96%) Migration
10 2 (1.96%) TOGAF
10 2 (1.96%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.98%) Java
1 1 (0.98%) Perl
1 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (24.51%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (18.63%) CCNP
3 18 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 13 (12.75%) SC Cleared
5 10 (9.80%) CISSP
6 9 (8.82%) CCNA
6 9 (8.82%) CCIE
7 6 (5.88%) CCSP
7 6 (5.88%) CCDP
7 6 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (4.90%) CISA
9 4 (3.92%) CCSA
9 4 (3.92%) CCSE
9 4 (3.92%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.94%) Degree
10 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.96%) CCIP
12 1 (0.98%) CCDA
12 1 (0.98%) MCSE
12 1 (0.98%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.98%) COBIT
3 1 (0.98%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) BS25999
System Software
1 8 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.92%) UAG
2 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.98%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.98%) NFS
3 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.96%) Netcool
3 1 (0.98%) Nagios
3 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 78 (76.47%) Cisco
2 36 (35.29%) CheckPoint
3 31 (30.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 22 (21.57%) Velocent
5 19 (18.63%) Huawei
6 17 (16.67%) F5
7 9 (8.82%) VMware
8 8 (7.84%) Blue Coat
9 6 (5.88%) Ericsson
9 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
10 5 (4.90%) HP
11 4 (3.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (3.92%) Nokia
12 3 (2.94%) NetApp
12 3 (2.94%) Nortel
12 3 (2.94%) Citrix
13 2 (1.96%) Websense
13 2 (1.96%) BT
14 1 (0.98%) Symantec
14 1 (0.98%) McAfee