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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 185 196 198
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.090% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 0.78% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
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£410 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+228.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+33.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.00
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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
725 769 871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.97% 11.56% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 491 576
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 31 49
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.20 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco
3 16 (76.19%) Juniper
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (52.38%) Network Security
6 10 (47.62%) F5
6 10 (47.62%) Blue Coat
6 10 (47.62%) CCNP
7 8 (38.10%) OSPF
7 8 (38.10%) BGP
7 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (33.33%) HP
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) Finance
9 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
9 6 (28.57%) DHCP
9 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
10 5 (23.81%) VPN
10 5 (23.81%) Citrix
11 4 (19.05%) CCSE
11 4 (19.05%) IPsec
11 4 (19.05%) Internet
11 4 (19.05%) CCNA
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (19.05%) Infoblox

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (52.38%) Network Security
4 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 8 (38.10%) OSPF
4 8 (38.10%) BGP
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (28.57%) DHCP
6 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
7 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) IPsec
8 4 (19.05%) Internet
8 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (14.29%) DMVPN
9 3 (14.29%) SSL
9 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
9 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Security Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Network Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) CCNA
3 4 (19.05%) CCSE
4 3 (14.29%) CCIE
5 2 (9.52%) CCSA
5 2 (9.52%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.76%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) ProxySG
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Juniper
3 14 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 10 (47.62%) Blue Coat
4 10 (47.62%) F5
5 7 (33.33%) HP
6 5 (23.81%) Citrix
7 4 (19.05%) Infoblox
8 3 (14.29%) Imperva
8 3 (14.29%) Nokia
8 3 (14.29%) VMware
9 2 (9.52%) McAfee
9 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
9 2 (9.52%) TippingPoint
9 2 (9.52%) ProCurve
10 1 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (4.76%) Symantec
10 1 (4.76%) BMC