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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 54 106 67
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -39
Contract jobs citing Juniper 84 15 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.94% 0.61% 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 5.83% 1.27% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 18
Average daily rate £273 £215 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.74% -38.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £178 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £438 £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 £21.50 £32.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-32.81% +3.22%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1442 1183 1629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.53% 48.13% 52.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 448 570
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 73 58
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 £11.08 £13.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.88 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
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 18 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 18 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 18 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 +34 43 £210 - 7
Bracknell - 13 £273 - 1
Newbury -1 4 £175 -60.00%
Slough +10 2 - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Juniper
South East

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 77 (76.24%) Cisco
2 50 (49.50%) Firewall
3 47 (46.53%) DNS
4 38 (37.62%) Telecoms
5 37 (36.63%) MPLS
6 35 (34.65%) CheckPoint
7 32 (31.68%) Fault Management
7 32 (31.68%) Change Management
8 31 (30.69%) Configuration Management
8 31 (30.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 27 (26.73%) GGSN
9 27 (26.73%) SGSN
10 26 (25.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 26 (25.74%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (23.76%) Ethernet
12 22 (21.78%) Velocent
13 20 (19.80%) L2TP
13 20 (19.80%) VPN
13 20 (19.80%) CCNP
13 20 (19.80%) LDAP
14 19 (18.81%) BGP
14 19 (18.81%) Problem Management
14 19 (18.81%) Huawei
15 18 (17.82%) Performance Management
16 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
17 16 (15.84%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (15.84%) F5
18 15 (14.85%) MGW
18 15 (14.85%) Network Security
18 15 (14.85%) SS7

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (5.94%) Apache
2 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.96%) Lync
2 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.98%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 50 (49.50%) Firewall
2 47 (46.53%) DNS
3 37 (36.63%) MPLS
4 27 (26.73%) GGSN
4 27 (26.73%) SGSN
5 26 (25.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 24 (23.76%) Ethernet
7 20 (19.80%) L2TP
7 20 (19.80%) VPN
7 20 (19.80%) LDAP
8 19 (18.81%) BGP
9 16 (15.84%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (14.85%) MGW
10 15 (14.85%) Network Security
10 15 (14.85%) SS7
10 15 (14.85%) VoIP
11 14 (13.86%) OSPF
11 14 (13.86%) IPsec
12 12 (11.88%) 4G
13 11 (10.89%) SDH
General
1 38 (37.62%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.88%) Front Office
3 7 (6.93%) Legal
4 5 (4.95%) Back Office
5 4 (3.96%) Finance
5 4 (3.96%) Retail
6 3 (2.97%) Billing
7 2 (1.98%) Games
8 1 (0.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) NOC Engineer
2 22 (21.78%) Network Engineer
3 12 (11.88%) Security Engineer
3 12 (11.88%) IP Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Network Support
5 7 (6.93%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Design Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Architect
7 4 (3.96%) Test Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Senior IP Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Design Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Consultant
9 2 (1.98%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (1.98%) Desktop Support
9 2 (1.98%) Network Consultant
9 2 (1.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (1.98%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (0.99%) SOAP
1 1 (0.99%) .NET
1 1 (0.99%) WAP
1 1 (0.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
2 1 (0.99%) Clustering
2 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Windows
2 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.96%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (3.96%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.98%) Linux
4 2 (1.98%) UNIX
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Solaris
5 1 (0.99%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.68%) Fault Management
1 32 (31.68%) Change Management
2 31 (30.69%) Configuration Management
3 19 (18.81%) Problem Management
4 18 (17.82%) Performance Management
5 8 (7.92%) Network Design
6 7 (6.93%) ITIL
7 6 (5.94%) Network Management
8 5 (4.95%) Information Security
9 4 (3.96%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.97%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.97%) CRM
10 3 (2.97%) Service Management
11 2 (1.98%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.98%) Migration
11 2 (1.98%) Project Management
11 2 (1.98%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (1.98%) Network Planning
11 2 (1.98%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.99%) Java
1 1 (0.99%) Perl
1 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (19.80%) CCNP
3 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
4 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
5 10 (9.90%) CCNA
6 9 (8.91%) CCIE
6 9 (8.91%) CISSP
7 6 (5.94%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (5.94%) CCSP
7 6 (5.94%) CCDP
8 4 (3.96%) CISA
8 4 (3.96%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.97%) Degree
9 3 (2.97%) CCSE
9 3 (2.97%) CCSA
9 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.98%) CCIP
11 1 (0.99%) CCDE
11 1 (0.99%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.99%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) BS25999
3 1 (0.99%) COBIT
3 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.96%) VMware ESX
2 4 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.96%) UAG
3 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.99%) XenApp
3 1 (0.99%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.99%) NFS
3 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.98%) Netcool
3 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.99%) Nagios
3 1 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 77 (76.24%) Cisco
2 35 (34.65%) CheckPoint
3 31 (30.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 22 (21.78%) Velocent
5 19 (18.81%) Huawei
6 16 (15.84%) F5
7 9 (8.91%) VMware
8 7 (6.93%) Blue Coat
9 6 (5.94%) Ericsson
9 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
10 5 (4.95%) HP
11 4 (3.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (3.96%) Nokia
12 3 (2.97%) Nortel
12 3 (2.97%) Citrix
12 3 (2.97%) NetApp
12 3 (2.97%) BT
13 2 (1.98%) Websense
13 2 (1.98%) Redback
14 1 (0.99%) 3PAR