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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 65 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Juniper 23 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.08% 0.79% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.22% 1.70% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
Median daily rate £318 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £483 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +126.08%
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
545 471 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.37% 46.36% 43.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 254 153
Median daily rate £425 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -46.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.92 £22.50 £47.50
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 1 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 1 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 -9 5 £450 -10.00% 2
Knutsford - 1 £325 -
Juniper
North West

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 32 (78.05%) Firewall
2 25 (60.98%) Cisco
3 22 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (48.78%) WAN
5 18 (43.90%) CCNP
6 17 (41.46%) CCNA
7 15 (36.59%) VPN
7 15 (36.59%) LAN
8 11 (26.83%) ITIL
8 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
9 10 (24.39%) OSPF
10 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
10 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
10 9 (21.95%) BGP
10 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
11 8 (19.51%) Citrix
11 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
11 8 (19.51%) Local Government
12 7 (17.07%) VMware
12 7 (17.07%) SSL
13 6 (14.63%) Windows
13 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
13 6 (14.63%) Migration
13 6 (14.63%) Android
13 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
13 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
13 6 (14.63%) Skype for Business
14 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
14 5 (12.20%) Network Security

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 (14.63%) Skype for Business
2 5 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (78.05%) Firewall
2 20 (48.78%) WAN
3 15 (36.59%) LAN
3 15 (36.59%) VPN
4 10 (24.39%) OSPF
5 9 (21.95%) BGP
6 7 (17.07%) SSL
7 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
8 5 (12.20%) EIGRP
8 5 (12.20%) Network Security
8 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (9.76%) DNS
9 4 (9.76%) FabricPath
9 4 (9.76%) Internet
9 4 (9.76%) IPv4
9 4 (9.76%) IPv6
9 4 (9.76%) MPLS
9 4 (9.76%) TRILL
9 4 (9.76%) VoIP
General
1 8 (19.51%) Local Government
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Network Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
2 10 (24.39%) Network Architect
3 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Data Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Data Centre Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Data Migration Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Data Migration Lead
5 4 (9.76%) Lead Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Lead Data Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Migration Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) ICT Support
7 2 (4.88%) Juniper Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Blackberry
3 4 (9.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (9.76%) iSeries
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.88%) Health Informatics
4 2 (4.88%) Informatics
4 2 (4.88%) IVR
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Android
1 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
1 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
2 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
3 4 (9.76%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.76%) Change Control
5 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Network Design
5 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) Change Management
6 2 (4.88%) ITSM
6 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.88%) Security Management
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Fault Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) C
1 4 (9.76%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (43.90%) CCNP
3 17 (41.46%) CCNA
4 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
4 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
5 5 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (12.20%) JNCIA
6 4 (9.76%) CCIE
7 2 (4.88%) CCDP
8 1 (2.44%) CCSP
8 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SmoothWall
2 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Cisco
2 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
3 8 (19.51%) Citrix
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.07%) VMware
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
6 3 (7.32%) F5
6 3 (7.32%) Nortel
7 2 (4.88%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) Nokia
7 2 (4.88%) Palo Alto