The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 27 May 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 65 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Juniper 25 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.44% 0.91% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 4.95% 2.01% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 5
Median daily rate £320 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £480 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £500 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +73.07%
Juniper
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
505 448 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.27% 45.53% 43.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 248 155
Median daily rate £425 £500 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £700 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 31
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.84 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% +34.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £38.00 £44.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Juniper as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 6 - -
Warrington -10 5 £403 -19.45%
Knutsford - 1 £325 -
Juniper
North West

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 27 (71.05%) Firewall
2 21 (55.26%) Cisco
3 20 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (42.11%) CCNP
5 15 (39.47%) CCNA
5 15 (39.47%) WAN
6 14 (36.84%) VPN
7 10 (26.32%) ITIL
7 10 (26.32%) LAN
7 10 (26.32%) OSPF
7 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
8 9 (23.68%) BGP
9 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
9 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
9 8 (21.05%) Citrix
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) SSL
10 7 (18.42%) VMware
10 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
11 6 (15.79%) Android
11 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
11 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
11 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
11 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
11 6 (15.79%) Windows
12 5 (13.16%) Linux
12 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
12 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (71.05%) Firewall
2 15 (39.47%) WAN
3 14 (36.84%) VPN
4 10 (26.32%) LAN
4 10 (26.32%) OSPF
5 9 (23.68%) BGP
6 7 (18.42%) SSL
7 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 5 (13.16%) EIGRP
9 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (10.53%) DNS
9 4 (10.53%) FabricPath
9 4 (10.53%) IPsec
9 4 (10.53%) IPv4
9 4 (10.53%) IPv6
9 4 (10.53%) MPLS
9 4 (10.53%) TRILL
9 4 (10.53%) VoIP
10 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (7.89%) Network Security
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
1 4 (10.53%) Local Government
2 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Network Architect
3 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Data Centre Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Data Migration Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Data Migration Lead
5 4 (10.53%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Data Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Migration Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) ICT Support
7 2 (5.26%) Juniper Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (10.53%) iSeries
3 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Health Informatics
4 2 (5.26%) Informatics
4 2 (5.26%) IVR
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Android
1 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
1 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Migration
3 4 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (10.53%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Network Design
4 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Fault Management
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.26%) ITSM
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.26%) Security Management
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 20 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (42.11%) CCNP
3 15 (39.47%) CCNA
4 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (13.16%) JNCIA
6 3 (7.89%) CCIE
7 2 (5.26%) CCDP
8 1 (2.63%) CCSP
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SmoothWall
2 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Cisco
2 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
2 8 (21.05%) Citrix
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) F5
5 3 (7.89%) Nortel
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Nokia
6 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto