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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper
Rank 51 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Juniper 12 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.64% 0.87% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 3.36% 2.15% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +37.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £327 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.67% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.13 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £18.65 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-2.78% -32.79%
Juniper
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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
357 372 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.77% 40.26% 47.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 170 170
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £245 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 37 36
Average hourly rate £18.13 £31.56 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.54% -5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £44.90 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 6 £500 - 1
Runcorn - - - -
Juniper
North West

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
3 13 (61.90%) F5
4 9 (42.86%) CISSP
4 9 (42.86%) Fortinet
5 7 (33.33%) Information Security
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) TACACS
6 6 (28.57%) GCIA
6 6 (28.57%) GCIH
6 6 (28.57%) CEH
7 5 (23.81%) TippingPoint
7 5 (23.81%) Business Development
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Project Management
7 5 (23.81%) McAfee
7 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (23.81%) PMP
7 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
7 5 (23.81%) Nokia
7 5 (23.81%) Solaris
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
7 5 (23.81%) UNIX
7 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
7 5 (23.81%) ArcSight
7 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) TACACS
3 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) SSL
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) Junos
6 1 (4.76%) IPsec
6 1 (4.76%) BGP
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) NetScreen
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Local Government
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Security Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Solaris
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Information Security
2 5 (23.81%) Business Development
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
2 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) GCIA
2 6 (28.57%) GCIH
2 6 (28.57%) CEH
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (23.81%) PMP
3 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (9.52%) ISSAP
5 1 (4.76%) CCSA
5 1 (4.76%) CCSE
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
2 13 (61.90%) F5
3 9 (42.86%) Fortinet
4 5 (23.81%) TippingPoint
4 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
4 5 (23.81%) McAfee
4 5 (23.81%) Nokia
4 5 (23.81%) ArcSight
4 5 (23.81%) Cyber-Ark
5 4 (19.05%) Websense
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) HP