The table below looks at the statistics for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 22 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+33.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 164 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.61% 16.57% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 79 91
Average daily rate £345 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 22
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.11 £31.56 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetScreen across the Cheshire region.

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing NetScreen 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 NetScreen.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
1 3 (100.00%) Websense
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) GCIA
2 1 (33.33%) GCIH
2 1 (33.33%) CEH

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing NetScreen 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 NetScreen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) GCIA
1 1 (33.33%) GCIH
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Websense
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet