The first table below looks at the demand for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 22 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 of the Communications & Networking category 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank - 112 134
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 0 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.33% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.25% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £395 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.90% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
612 640 1010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.06% 26.29% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 214 201
Average daily rate £325 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £140 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £454 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 41
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £14.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

NetScreen
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 NetScreen within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Bracknell - - - -
Slough - - - -
NetScreen
South East

NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetScreen 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 NetScreen.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) UAG
3 4 (66.67%) Lync
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) BGP

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetScreen 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 NetScreen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Lync
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) RIP
4 1 (16.67%) FWSM
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) UAG
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (16.67%) Websense
5 1 (16.67%) F5