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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 54 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Juniper 10 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.28% 1.32% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% 3.15% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £410 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +34.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £330 £378
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.14 £19.30 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+14.72% -31.68%
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
402 413 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.54% 41.97% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 182 197
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 £110 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 48 34
Average hourly rate £18.00 £31.56 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.95% -5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £44.90 £55.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -14 6 £500 +63.93% 1
Northwich - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
Juniper
North West

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 29 (90.63%) Cisco
2 22 (68.75%) F5
3 17 (53.13%) Firewall
4 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
5 12 (37.50%) Fortinet
6 11 (34.38%) OSPF
6 11 (34.38%) BGP
7 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (31.25%) Riverbed
8 9 (28.13%) TACACS
8 9 (28.13%) CISSP
9 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
9 7 (21.88%) MPLS
9 7 (21.88%) Windows
10 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 6 (18.75%) VPN
10 6 (18.75%) SSL
10 6 (18.75%) Websense
10 6 (18.75%) Information Security
10 6 (18.75%) GCIA
10 6 (18.75%) GCIH
10 6 (18.75%) CEH
11 5 (15.63%) Solaris
11 5 (15.63%) Linux
11 5 (15.63%) UNIX
11 5 (15.63%) CCNP
11 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (12.50%) TippingPoint
12 4 (12.50%) Business Development

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (6.25%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) OSPF
2 11 (34.38%) BGP
3 9 (28.13%) TACACS
4 7 (21.88%) MPLS
5 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.75%) VPN
5 6 (18.75%) SSL
6 5 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (12.50%) LAN
7 4 (12.50%) Wireless
7 4 (12.50%) IPsec
7 4 (12.50%) VLAN
8 3 (9.38%) NetScreen
8 3 (9.38%) WLAN
9 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (6.25%) Network Security
10 1 (3.13%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (3.13%) Junos
10 1 (3.13%) WAN
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Local Government
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Security Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Information Security Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (3.13%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Solaris
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
2 6 (18.75%) Information Security
3 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Business Development
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) CISSP
3 6 (18.75%) GCIA
3 6 (18.75%) GCIH
3 6 (18.75%) CEH
4 5 (15.63%) CCNP
5 4 (12.50%) Degree
5 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (12.50%) PMP
5 4 (12.50%) PMI Certification
6 3 (9.38%) CCNA
7 2 (6.25%) CCIE
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.25%) ISSAP
8 1 (3.13%) CCSA
8 1 (3.13%) CCSE
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Cisco
2 22 (68.75%) F5
3 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
4 12 (37.50%) Fortinet
5 10 (31.25%) Riverbed
6 6 (18.75%) Websense
7 4 (12.50%) TippingPoint
7 4 (12.50%) ArcSight
7 4 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (12.50%) McAfee
7 4 (12.50%) Nokia
7 4 (12.50%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.25%) Citrix
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.13%) BT
9 1 (3.13%) HP