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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 56 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Juniper 3 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 1.58% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 4.10% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 5
Median daily rate £375 £398 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -20.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £39.00 £26.29
% change year-on-year
-55.12% +48.37%
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
280 390 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.68% 38.58% 49.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 248 175
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £34.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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
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 8 December 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
Knutsford +10 1 £425 -
Warrington 0 1 - - 2
Chester -3 1 £325 -18.23%
Juniper
North West

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) SSL
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) F5
5 3 (23.08%) Network Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
7 1 (7.69%) VLAN
7 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) SIEM
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Office 365

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.69%) FTP
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) SSH
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) LAN Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Check Point Support
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Application Rationalisation
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.69%) VMware