The table below looks at the statistics for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Juniper Networks NetScreen
UK / England
Rank 544 599 533
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -66
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 16 12 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.025% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.17% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 42
Median daily rate £400 £421 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% +5.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £373 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £423 £401
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6137 6876 7139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 14.46% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3840 4134 3985
Median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 298 425
Median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing NetScreen as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScreen within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +22 6 £400 -2.43% 1
North West +34 4 £315 -25.88%
East Midlands - 2 - -
South West - 2 £420 -
South East +18 1 £450 +2.27% 2
East of England +6 1 £425 +14.86%
NetScreen
UK

NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for NetScreen.

1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 33 (94.29%) Juniper
3 30 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (71.43%) CCNP
4 25 (71.43%) Firewall
5 24 (68.57%) F5
6 23 (65.71%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (65.71%) BGP
7 21 (60.00%) OSPF
8 18 (51.43%) LAN
8 18 (51.43%) WAN
9 17 (48.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 15 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 14 (40.00%) TCP/IP
11 14 (40.00%) EIGRP
11 14 (40.00%) CheckPoint
11 14 (40.00%) Load Balancing
12 12 (34.29%) VPN
12 12 (34.29%) DNS
13 11 (31.43%) CCNA
13 11 (31.43%) Network Security
13 11 (31.43%) Wireless
14 10 (28.57%) IGRP
14 10 (28.57%) MPLS
15 9 (25.71%) Blue Coat
16 8 (22.86%) BIG-IP
17 7 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
17 7 (20.00%) CCIE
18 6 (17.14%) VoIP
18 6 (17.14%) Ethernet

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) Firewall
2 23 (65.71%) BGP
2 23 (65.71%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (60.00%) OSPF
4 18 (51.43%) LAN
4 18 (51.43%) WAN
5 17 (48.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 15 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (40.00%) EIGRP
7 14 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 12 (34.29%) DNS
8 12 (34.29%) VPN
9 11 (31.43%) Network Security
9 11 (31.43%) Wireless
10 10 (28.57%) IGRP
10 10 (28.57%) MPLS
11 8 (22.86%) BIG-IP
12 7 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
13 6 (17.14%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Change Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Check Point Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Security Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Change Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.86%) Core Data
2 1 (2.86%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.43%) Change Management
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Network Design
3 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) Line Management
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.86%) Information Security
5 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Open Source
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) SIEM
5 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 30 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (71.43%) CCNP
3 11 (31.43%) CCNA
4 7 (20.00%) CCIE
5 3 (8.57%) CCSE
6 2 (5.71%) CCDP
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (2.86%) CCDA
7 1 (2.86%) CCDE
7 1 (2.86%) CCSA
7 1 (2.86%) CCVP
7 1 (2.86%) CEH
7 1 (2.86%) CISA
7 1 (2.86%) CISM
7 1 (2.86%) CISSP
7 1 (2.86%) Degree
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.86%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (2.86%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 33 (94.29%) Juniper
3 24 (68.57%) F5
4 14 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 9 (25.71%) Blue Coat
6 5 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 5 (14.29%) Remedy
7 4 (11.43%) Aruba
8 3 (8.57%) Citrix
9 2 (5.71%) Avaya
9 2 (5.71%) Imperva
9 2 (5.71%) Infoblox
9 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
9 2 (5.71%) SonicWALL
9 2 (5.71%) Symantec
9 2 (5.71%) VMware
9 2 (5.71%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.86%) Lancope
10 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.86%) Splunk