The first table below looks at the demand for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 205 198 207
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 5 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.077% 0.032% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.23% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Average daily rate £243 £225 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £225 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £225 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
743 888 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.49% 14.30% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 601 727
Average daily rate £388 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 42 43
Average hourly rate £22.00 £49.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.10% +122.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £17.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £135.00 £44.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
NetScreen
London

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NetScreen
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScreen across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

NetScreen Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

NetScreen
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen across the City of London region.

NetScreen Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Juniper
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (50.00%) SCCM
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 3 (25.00%) McAfee
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) SSL
7 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (25.00%) F5
8 2 (16.67%) Multicast
8 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
8 2 (16.67%) ProCurve
8 2 (16.67%) Change Control
8 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 2 (16.67%) JNCIS
8 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
8 2 (16.67%) CCNP
8 2 (16.67%) HP
8 2 (16.67%) Websense
8 2 (16.67%) WAN

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) Multicast
7 1 (8.33%) Junos
7 1 (8.33%) LDAP
7 1 (8.33%) LAN
7 1 (8.33%) Network Security
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) JMeter
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) CORBA
1 1 (8.33%) Xerces
1 1 (8.33%) Xalan
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (8.33%) wxWidgets
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) OpenSolaris
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) SUSE
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Lisp
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
1 1 (8.33%) Korn
1 1 (8.33%) C-shell
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) JNCIS
2 1 (8.33%) CRISC
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (8.33%) Snort
1 1 (8.33%) Squid
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) qmail
1 1 (8.33%) Sendmail
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (8.33%) OpenSSH
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (25.00%) McAfee
5 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (25.00%) F5
6 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (16.67%) ProCurve
6 2 (16.67%) Websense
6 2 (16.67%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Nortel
7 1 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Radware
7 1 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) Nokia
7 1 (8.33%) Veritas
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago