The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 44 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Juniper 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.58% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £18.13 £18.15
% change year-on-year
+51.68% -0.11%
Juniper
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
162 172 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.55% 54.60% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 104 73
Average daily rate £400 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Average hourly rate £60.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the Cambridge region.

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) CCNA
4 5 (55.56%) VoIP
4 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
4 5 (55.56%) F5
4 5 (55.56%) Splunk
5 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) Nagios
6 3 (33.33%) OSPF
6 3 (33.33%) BGP
6 3 (33.33%) HTTP
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) Perl
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (33.33%) SSH
6 3 (33.33%) Junos
7 2 (22.22%) FireEye
7 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Puppet
7 2 (22.22%) JIRA
7 2 (22.22%) QA

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) Junos
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) SSH
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 1 (11.11%) Internet
7 1 (11.11%) MPLS
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) VPLS
7 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Network Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) HIPAA
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) F5
2 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 2 (22.22%) FireEye
3 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL
4 1 (11.11%) Aruba
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Nortel
4 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) VMware