The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 187 - 225
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% - 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£469 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £310
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £41.50
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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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
799 873 983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.56% 11.86% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 585 640
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 44
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £16.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (76.92%) Juniper
5 8 (61.54%) CCNP
5 8 (61.54%) F5
6 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (53.85%) Finance
6 7 (53.85%) Blue Coat
7 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
8 5 (38.46%) McAfee
8 5 (38.46%) WAN
8 5 (38.46%) VPN
9 4 (30.77%) CCNA
9 4 (30.77%) HP
9 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
9 4 (30.77%) JNCIS
9 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
9 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
9 4 (30.77%) ProCurve
9 4 (30.77%) Change Control
9 4 (30.77%) Multicast
10 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (23.08%) OSPF
10 3 (23.08%) Banking
10 3 (23.08%) Network Security
10 3 (23.08%) BGP
11 2 (15.38%) MPLS
11 2 (15.38%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) Multicast
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (23.08%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 2 (15.38%) Junos
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.69%) IPsec
7 1 (7.69%) FWSM
7 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
3 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
1 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
1 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) JNCIS
4 2 (15.38%) CCSE
5 1 (7.69%) CCSP
5 1 (7.69%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Juniper
3 8 (61.54%) F5
4 7 (53.85%) Blue Coat
5 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
6 5 (38.46%) McAfee
7 4 (30.77%) ProCurve
7 4 (30.77%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) Infoblox
9 1 (7.69%) Imperva
9 1 (7.69%) Splunk
9 1 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (7.69%) Radware
9 1 (7.69%) VMware
9 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
9 1 (7.69%) TippingPoint
9 1 (7.69%) Nortel
9 1 (7.69%) Citrix
9 1 (7.69%) Symantec
9 1 (7.69%) Nokia