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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper
Rank 71 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Juniper 7 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.71% 0.72% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.55% 1.68% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £333 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.37% +6.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.25 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -32.81%
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
452 357 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.56% 42.65% 50.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 154 168
Average daily rate £475 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £160 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 26
Average hourly rate £16.84 £31.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.53% +61.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 20 April 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 - 3 £500 -
Chester 0 1 - -
Knutsford - - - - 1
Juniper
North West

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (94.74%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) CheckPoint
3 12 (63.16%) Firewall
4 11 (57.89%) F5
5 8 (42.11%) ArcSight
5 8 (42.11%) Cyber-Ark
5 8 (42.11%) TippingPoint
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) Information Security
5 8 (42.11%) Blue Coat
5 8 (42.11%) Business Development
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) McAfee
5 8 (42.11%) Project Management
5 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (42.11%) PMP
5 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
5 8 (42.11%) Nokia
5 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (15.79%) CISSP
7 3 (15.79%) TACACS
7 3 (15.79%) CCNA
7 3 (15.79%) DHCP
7 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
7 3 (15.79%) Local Government
7 3 (15.79%) VLAN
8 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (10.53%) IBM Notes
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) VLAN
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) TACACS
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) WAAS
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.26%) DMVPN
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Local Government
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Information Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
1 8 (42.11%) Information Security
1 8 (42.11%) Business Development
2 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 8 (42.11%) PMP
1 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) CISSP
4 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) GCIA
4 2 (10.53%) GCIH
4 2 (10.53%) CEH
5 1 (5.26%) CCSE
5 1 (5.26%) CCNP
5 1 (5.26%) CCSA
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) CheckPoint
3 11 (57.89%) F5
4 8 (42.11%) ArcSight
4 8 (42.11%) Cyber-Ark
4 8 (42.11%) TippingPoint
4 8 (42.11%) Nokia
4 8 (42.11%) Blue Coat
4 8 (42.11%) McAfee
5 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
6 2 (10.53%) Lotus
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Websense
7 1 (5.26%) 3Com
7 1 (5.26%) Draytek