The table below looks at the statistics for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 615 563 547
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -16
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 12 35 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.069% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.46% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 34
Average daily rate £397 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £428 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.38% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NetScreen
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7716 7619 6697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.06% 15.03% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4754 4208 3602
Average daily rate £393 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 415 379
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in England

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in England

NetScreen
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScreen across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

NetScreen Daily Rate Histogram in England

NetScreen
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

NetScreen Hourly Rate Trend in England

NetScreen
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScreen within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -22 4 £463 +49.19%
West Midlands - 4 £397 - 1
South West - 2 £400 - 3
East of England +1 1 £370 +19.35%
NetScreen
UK

NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 28 (96.55%) Firewall
2 24 (82.76%) Cisco
3 22 (75.86%) Juniper
4 21 (72.41%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (48.28%) Network Security
7 13 (44.83%) CheckPoint
8 9 (31.03%) OSPF
8 9 (31.03%) BGP
8 9 (31.03%) CCNP
8 9 (31.03%) CCNA
9 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
10 7 (24.14%) F5
10 7 (24.14%) Citrix
10 7 (24.14%) VPN
11 6 (20.69%) DNS
11 6 (20.69%) DHCP
11 6 (20.69%) CCIE
11 6 (20.69%) Linux
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) VMware
12 5 (17.24%) Unix
12 5 (17.24%) Internet
12 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (17.24%) CCSE
12 5 (17.24%) BIG-IP
13 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
13 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (13.79%) Fat Client

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) Firewall
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (48.28%) Network Security
4 9 (31.03%) BGP
4 9 (31.03%) OSPF
5 7 (24.14%) VPN
6 6 (20.69%) DHCP
6 6 (20.69%) DNS
7 5 (17.24%) BIG-IP
7 5 (17.24%) Internet
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (13.79%) DMVPN
8 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (13.79%) Junos
8 4 (13.79%) MPLS
9 3 (10.34%) EIGRP
9 3 (10.34%) WAN
10 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Juniper Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Network Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Security Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) NetScreen Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) AIX Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Sourcefire Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Fat Client
2 4 (13.79%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) AIX
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
1 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
3 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Network Design
3 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Line Management
4 1 (3.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) Security Management
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCNA
2 9 (31.03%) CCNP
3 6 (20.69%) CCIE
4 5 (17.24%) CCSE
5 3 (10.34%) CCDE
5 3 (10.34%) CEH
5 3 (10.34%) CISA
5 3 (10.34%) CISM
5 3 (10.34%) CISSP
5 3 (10.34%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) CCSP
7 1 (3.45%) CCSA
7 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 22 (75.86%) Juniper
3 13 (44.83%) CheckPoint
4 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
5 7 (24.14%) Citrix
5 7 (24.14%) F5
6 5 (17.24%) VMware
7 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
7 4 (13.79%) Imperva
7 4 (13.79%) Infoblox
8 3 (10.34%) HP
8 3 (10.34%) Sourcefire
8 3 (10.34%) Symantec
9 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
9 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
9 2 (6.90%) WatchGuard
10 1 (3.45%) Brocade
10 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
10 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
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Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago