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 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 581 562 521
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -41
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 21 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.068% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.48% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 32
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£400 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £353 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £513 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £401 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.92% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7337 7083 6513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.99% 14.11% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4256 3846 3490
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 456 394 429
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.67 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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
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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 0 9 £400 -10.11% 3
South West -6 4 £450 -3.22%
South East -12 3 £338 -34.14%
East of England +5 2 £600 +54.83%
North East - 2 £282 -
North West -17 1 £400 +42.85%
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NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 52 (94.55%) Cisco
2 50 (90.91%) Firewall
3 49 (89.09%) Cisco ASA
4 46 (83.64%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (80.00%) Juniper
5 44 (80.00%) F5
6 42 (76.36%) CCNP
7 40 (72.73%) BGP
8 37 (67.27%) OSPF
8 37 (67.27%) Network Security
9 33 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 32 (58.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 32 (58.18%) Cisco IOS
11 30 (54.55%) Citrix
12 27 (49.09%) VPN
12 27 (49.09%) IPsec
13 26 (47.27%) Load Balancing
13 26 (47.27%) Infoblox
14 23 (41.82%) Cisco PIX
14 23 (41.82%) Wireless
14 23 (41.82%) MPLS
15 21 (38.18%) E-Commerce
15 21 (38.18%) VoIP
16 20 (36.36%) SolarWinds
16 20 (36.36%) Degree
16 20 (36.36%) Data Centre
17 19 (34.55%) Blue Coat
17 19 (34.55%) TACACS
18 18 (32.73%) CheckPoint
18 18 (32.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (90.91%) Firewall
2 49 (89.09%) Cisco ASA
3 40 (72.73%) BGP
4 37 (67.27%) OSPF
4 37 (67.27%) Network Security
5 33 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 32 (58.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 32 (58.18%) Cisco IOS
7 27 (49.09%) IPsec
7 27 (49.09%) VPN
8 23 (41.82%) MPLS
8 23 (41.82%) Wireless
8 23 (41.82%) Cisco PIX
9 21 (38.18%) VoIP
10 19 (34.55%) TACACS
11 14 (25.45%) WAN
12 12 (21.82%) DNS
13 11 (20.00%) LAN
13 11 (20.00%) BIG-IP
14 10 (18.18%) DMVPN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) German Language
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Network Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) Network Specialist
3 10 (18.18%) Security Specialist
3 10 (18.18%) Network Security Specialist
4 8 (14.55%) Security Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Network Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Designer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Security Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Design Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Network Security Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 18 (32.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 10 (18.18%) Fat Client
4 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Load Balancing
2 21 (38.18%) E-Commerce
3 18 (32.73%) DDoS Mitigation
4 12 (21.82%) ITIL
5 9 (16.36%) Network Design
5 9 (16.36%) Kanban
5 9 (16.36%) Scrum
5 9 (16.36%) Service Management
6 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.91%) Line Management
8 5 (9.09%) Change Management
9 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.64%) Supplier Management
10 2 (3.64%) Migration
10 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) C
2 3 (5.45%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 46 (83.64%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (76.36%) CCNP
3 20 (36.36%) Degree
4 11 (20.00%) CCSE
5 4 (7.27%) CCNA
5 4 (7.27%) CCIE
6 3 (5.45%) CCSP
6 3 (5.45%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.82%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) RANCID
2 1 (1.82%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 52 (94.55%) Cisco
2 44 (80.00%) Juniper
2 44 (80.00%) F5
3 30 (54.55%) Citrix
4 26 (47.27%) Infoblox
5 20 (36.36%) SolarWinds
6 19 (34.55%) Blue Coat
7 18 (32.73%) CheckPoint
8 11 (20.00%) VMware
9 10 (18.18%) Imperva
10 5 (9.09%) HP
11 4 (7.27%) McAfee
11 4 (7.27%) Fortinet
11 4 (7.27%) Aruba
12 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
12 3 (5.45%) Nokia
13 2 (3.64%) Remedy
13 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
13 2 (3.64%) Brocade
14 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard
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