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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 59 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -10
Contract jobs citing Juniper 65 29 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.59% 1.19% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 5.48% 2.45% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 15
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £418 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £30.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-19.51% +39.77%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1187 1183 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.39% 48.36% 49.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 444 539
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 67
Average hourly rate £18.68 £23.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.51% -14.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £31.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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 +17 25 £325 +13.04% 11
Bracknell +8 11 £238 -48.53%
Slough - 5 £450 - 3
Wokingham - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 2
Juniper
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Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 119 (82.64%) Cisco
2 71 (49.31%) Firewall
3 66 (45.83%) Telecoms
4 65 (45.14%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (38.89%) CheckPoint
6 44 (30.56%) DNS
7 43 (29.86%) MPLS
8 37 (25.69%) CCNP
9 35 (24.31%) VPN
9 35 (24.31%) OSPF
10 34 (23.61%) CCIE
11 32 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 31 (21.53%) Cisco ASA
13 30 (20.83%) Network Security
13 30 (20.83%) BGP
13 30 (20.83%) Change Management
14 29 (20.14%) VoIP
15 28 (19.44%) GGSN
15 28 (19.44%) SGSN
15 28 (19.44%) Fault Management
15 28 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
16 27 (18.75%) F5
16 27 (18.75%) IPsec
16 27 (18.75%) Configuration Management
17 26 (18.06%) CISSP
18 25 (17.36%) Ethernet
18 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
19 22 (15.28%) Cisco PIX
20 21 (14.58%) Network Management
20 21 (14.58%) Huawei

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (8.33%) Apache
2 4 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.78%) Lync
2 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.69%) IIS
3 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 71 (49.31%) Firewall
2 44 (30.56%) DNS
3 43 (29.86%) MPLS
4 35 (24.31%) OSPF
4 35 (24.31%) VPN
5 31 (21.53%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (20.83%) Network Security
6 30 (20.83%) BGP
7 29 (20.14%) VoIP
8 28 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 28 (19.44%) GGSN
8 28 (19.44%) SGSN
9 27 (18.75%) IPsec
10 25 (17.36%) Ethernet
11 22 (15.28%) Cisco PIX
12 21 (14.58%) SNMP
13 19 (13.19%) L2TP
14 18 (12.50%) FWSM
14 18 (12.50%) LDAP
15 13 (9.03%) 4G
General
1 66 (45.83%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.33%) Front Office
3 9 (6.25%) Finance
4 5 (3.47%) Retail
5 4 (2.78%) Billing
5 4 (2.78%) Legal
5 4 (2.78%) Back Office
5 4 (2.78%) Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 37 (25.69%) IP Engineer
2 30 (20.83%) NOC Engineer
2 30 (20.83%) Network Engineer
3 24 (16.67%) Design Engineer
4 19 (13.19%) Security Engineer
5 13 (9.03%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (7.64%) Support Engineer
7 10 (6.94%) Architect
8 9 (6.25%) Network Support
9 7 (4.86%) Test Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Consultant
10 6 (4.17%) Network Consultant
11 5 (3.47%) Security Consultant
11 5 (3.47%) IP Network Engineer
11 5 (3.47%) Network Design Engineer
12 4 (2.78%) Senior Security Engineer
12 4 (2.78%) Network Security Consultant
12 4 (2.78%) Analyst
12 4 (2.78%) Project Engineer
13 3 (2.08%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.78%) SOAP
2 1 (0.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.47%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (0.69%) DTV
2 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.69%) Clustering
2 1 (0.69%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.33%) Windows
2 9 (6.25%) UNIX
3 6 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.47%) Linux
5 4 (2.78%) Solaris
5 4 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.83%) Change Management
2 28 (19.44%) Fault Management
3 27 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 21 (14.58%) Network Management
5 18 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 18 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 15 (10.42%) Network Design
7 12 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (8.33%) Information Security
8 11 (7.64%) Load Balancing
9 9 (6.25%) ITIL
10 7 (4.86%) Network Architecture
11 6 (4.17%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.47%) Change Control
13 4 (2.78%) Demand Forecasting
13 4 (2.78%) CRM
13 4 (2.78%) Business Continuity
14 3 (2.08%) Validation
14 3 (2.08%) Service Management
14 3 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.47%) Perl
2 4 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (0.69%) SQL
3 1 (0.69%) Python
3 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (45.14%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (25.69%) CCNP
3 34 (23.61%) CCIE
4 26 (18.06%) CISSP
5 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
6 20 (13.89%) CCNA
7 19 (13.19%) SC Cleared
8 18 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
9 16 (11.11%) CCSP
10 14 (9.72%) CCDP
11 6 (4.17%) CCIP
11 6 (4.17%) Degree
11 6 (4.17%) CISA
11 6 (4.17%) CCSA
11 6 (4.17%) CCSE
11 6 (4.17%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.78%) JNCIP
12 4 (2.78%) RHCE
13 2 (1.39%) JNCIE
13 2 (1.39%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) PCI DSS
2 11 (7.64%) SLA
3 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.39%) BS25999
5 1 (0.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.78%) NFS
2 4 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.78%) UAG
2 4 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.69%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.69%) Netcool
2 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 119 (82.64%) Cisco
2 56 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 32 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 27 (18.75%) F5
5 21 (14.58%) Huawei
6 20 (13.89%) Velocent
7 15 (10.42%) Blue Coat
7 15 (10.42%) Nokia
8 13 (9.03%) Redback
9 12 (8.33%) Ericsson
10 11 (7.64%) Radware
11 10 (6.94%) Nortel
12 6 (4.17%) HP
12 6 (4.17%) VMware
13 5 (3.47%) Citrix
14 4 (2.78%) Sun
14 4 (2.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 4 (2.78%) Red Hat
14 4 (2.78%) Redknee
14 4 (2.78%) Fortinet