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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 65 73 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Contract jobs citing Juniper 10 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.25% 0.52% 2.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.84% 1.56% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 6
Median daily rate £425 £380 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £316 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £380 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £358
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +5.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £23.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+75.78% -13.63%
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
352 384 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.89% 33.16% 43.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 246 153
Median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.74% +0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 30
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.00 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% +0.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.23 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 - 4 £425 -
Warrington +12 2 £255 -
Chester - 1 £325 -
Crewe - 1 £375 -
Juniper
North West

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 26 (70.27%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) WAN
2 19 (51.35%) Cisco
3 18 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (40.54%) CCNP
4 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
4 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
5 14 (37.84%) CCNA
6 12 (32.43%) LAN
7 9 (24.32%) ITIL
8 8 (21.62%) SSL
9 7 (18.92%) VPN
9 7 (18.92%) Finance
10 6 (16.22%) JNCIA
11 5 (13.51%) OSPF
11 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
11 5 (13.51%) Citrix
12 4 (10.81%) Banking
12 4 (10.81%) Network Design
12 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
12 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
12 4 (10.81%) F5
12 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
12 4 (10.81%) Windows
12 4 (10.81%) BGP
12 4 (10.81%) EIGRP
12 4 (10.81%) Migration
13 3 (8.11%) VMware
13 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery

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 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) WAN
3 12 (32.43%) LAN
4 8 (21.62%) SSL
5 7 (18.92%) VPN
6 5 (13.51%) OSPF
6 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.81%) BGP
7 4 (10.81%) EIGRP
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.11%) IGRP
8 3 (8.11%) MPLS
8 3 (8.11%) Network Security
8 3 (8.11%) VoIP
9 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.41%) Internet
9 2 (5.41%) PBX
9 2 (5.41%) VLAN
9 2 (5.41%) Wireless
10 1 (2.70%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Juniper Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Health Informatics
2 2 (5.41%) Informatics
2 2 (5.41%) IVR
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
1 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
1 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
2 4 (10.81%) Network Design
3 3 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.41%) Change Management
4 2 (5.41%) Fault Management
4 2 (5.41%) ITSM
4 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.41%) Security Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) People Management
5 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (40.54%) CCNP
2 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
2 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
3 14 (37.84%) CCNA
4 6 (16.22%) JNCIA
5 3 (8.11%) CCIE
6 2 (5.41%) CCDP
7 1 (2.70%) CCSP
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Cisco
2 5 (13.51%) Citrix
3 4 (10.81%) F5
4 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.11%) Forcepoint
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Nortel
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) HP
5 2 (5.41%) Nokia
5 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.70%) NetApp