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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 542 526 498
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -28
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 28 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.092% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.70% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 20
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£310 £400 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £344 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £514 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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
7387 6319 6168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.96% 13.17% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4191 3496 3135
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 357 508
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £22.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -15.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £40.50 £43.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +13 20 £305 -24.69% 3
South East -10 4 £395 -2.76% 3
East of England -4 3 £293 -26.87%
Yorkshire -34 1 £401 -
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NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 84 (97.67%) Cisco
2 82 (95.35%) Firewall
3 77 (89.53%) Cisco ASA
4 73 (84.88%) F5
5 72 (83.72%) Cisco Certification
6 71 (82.56%) OSPF
6 71 (82.56%) BGP
7 66 (76.74%) Network Security
8 61 (70.93%) CCNP
9 60 (69.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 60 (69.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 59 (68.60%) Cisco IOS
11 58 (67.44%) Citrix
12 53 (61.63%) Load Balancing
13 50 (58.14%) Juniper
14 49 (56.98%) E-Commerce
14 49 (56.98%) Infoblox
15 45 (52.33%) CheckPoint
16 43 (50.00%) Blue Coat
17 38 (44.19%) DNS
18 37 (43.02%) IPsec
19 36 (41.86%) DHCP
20 35 (40.70%) VPN
20 35 (40.70%) BIG-IP
21 33 (38.37%) CCSE
22 32 (37.21%) Imperva
22 32 (37.21%) Fat Client
22 32 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
22 32 (37.21%) Linux
22 32 (37.21%) VMware

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (95.35%) Firewall
2 77 (89.53%) Cisco ASA
3 71 (82.56%) OSPF
3 71 (82.56%) BGP
4 66 (76.74%) Network Security
5 60 (69.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 60 (69.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 59 (68.60%) Cisco IOS
7 38 (44.19%) DNS
8 37 (43.02%) IPsec
9 36 (41.86%) DHCP
10 35 (40.70%) VPN
10 35 (40.70%) BIG-IP
11 32 (37.21%) DMVPN
12 31 (36.05%) MPLS
13 27 (31.40%) TACACS
13 27 (31.40%) Wireless
13 27 (31.40%) VoIP
14 22 (25.58%) Cisco PIX
15 12 (13.95%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Games
3 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Back Office
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (43.02%) Network Engineer
2 35 (40.70%) Network Specialist
3 32 (37.21%) Security Specialist
3 32 (37.21%) Network Security Specialist
4 9 (10.47%) Architect
4 9 (10.47%) Network Architect
5 7 (8.14%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Lead Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Network Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Firewall Consultant
9 2 (2.33%) Lead Network Engineer
9 2 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
10 1 (1.16%) Network Operations Analyst
10 1 (1.16%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 1 (1.16%) Analyst
10 1 (1.16%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 32 (37.21%) Fat Client
1 32 (37.21%) Thin Client
2 24 (27.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 24 (27.91%) Data Centre
3 23 (26.74%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.30%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.16%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (61.63%) Load Balancing
2 49 (56.98%) E-Commerce
3 24 (27.91%) DDoS Mitigation
4 21 (24.42%) Mentoring
5 19 (22.09%) ITIL
6 16 (18.60%) Service Management
7 14 (16.28%) Line Management
8 12 (13.95%) Network Design
9 7 (8.14%) Kanban
9 7 (8.14%) Scrum
10 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (3.49%) Change Management
11 3 (3.49%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.49%) Network Architecture
12 2 (2.33%) Migration
12 2 (2.33%) Project Management
13 1 (1.16%) Low Latency
13 1 (1.16%) Network Monitoring
13 1 (1.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.93%) C
2 3 (3.49%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 72 (83.72%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (70.93%) CCNP
3 33 (38.37%) CCSE
4 23 (26.74%) Degree
5 13 (15.12%) CCIE
6 2 (2.33%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.33%) CCSA
6 2 (2.33%) CCSP
6 2 (2.33%) CCNA
7 1 (1.16%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.42%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.65%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 17 (19.77%) RANCID
2 2 (2.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 84 (97.67%) Cisco
2 73 (84.88%) F5
3 58 (67.44%) Citrix
4 50 (58.14%) Juniper
5 49 (56.98%) Infoblox
6 45 (52.33%) CheckPoint
7 43 (50.00%) Blue Coat
8 32 (37.21%) Imperva
8 32 (37.21%) VMware
9 24 (27.91%) HP
10 21 (24.42%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.81%) Fortinet
12 4 (4.65%) Nokia
13 3 (3.49%) Lancope
13 3 (3.49%) Riverbed
13 3 (3.49%) Brocade
13 3 (3.49%) TippingPoint
14 2 (2.33%) Aruba
15 1 (1.16%) Splunk
15 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
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