The table below looks at the statistics for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 393 397 397
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 15 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.065% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.54% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £373 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £468 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £401 £413
% change year-on-year
-12.60% -2.90%
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3030 2796 2859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.24% 12.20% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1942 1790 1775
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 86 123
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £15.75 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in London

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in London

NetScreen
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScreen across the London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

NetScreen Daily Rate Histogram in London

NetScreen
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

NetScreen Hourly Rate Trend in London

NetScreen
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScreen within the London region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
City of London -4 4 £360 -10.00% 1
Hammersmith - 2 £438 -
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NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 33 (94.29%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (91.43%) Firewall
3 32 (91.43%) Cisco ASA
4 30 (85.71%) F5
4 30 (85.71%) BGP
5 29 (82.86%) CCNP
5 29 (82.86%) OSPF
6 28 (80.00%) Juniper
7 27 (77.14%) Cisco IOS
8 25 (71.43%) Network Security
8 25 (71.43%) Citrix
9 24 (68.57%) Load Balancing
10 23 (65.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 23 (65.71%) VPN
11 22 (62.86%) MPLS
11 22 (62.86%) IPsec
11 22 (62.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 22 (62.86%) Infoblox
12 19 (54.29%) Data Centre
12 19 (54.29%) TACACS
13 18 (51.43%) Wireless
13 18 (51.43%) E-Commerce
13 18 (51.43%) VoIP
13 18 (51.43%) SolarWinds
13 18 (51.43%) Degree
14 17 (48.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 17 (48.57%) DDoS Mitigation
15 16 (45.71%) RANCID
15 16 (45.71%) Cisco PIX

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (91.43%) Firewall
1 32 (91.43%) Cisco ASA
2 30 (85.71%) BGP
3 29 (82.86%) OSPF
4 27 (77.14%) Cisco IOS
5 25 (71.43%) Network Security
6 23 (65.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 23 (65.71%) VPN
7 22 (62.86%) MPLS
7 22 (62.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 22 (62.86%) IPsec
8 19 (54.29%) TACACS
9 18 (51.43%) Wireless
9 18 (51.43%) VoIP
10 16 (45.71%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (22.86%) WAN
12 7 (20.00%) DNS
12 7 (20.00%) BIG-IP
12 7 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (17.14%) DMVPN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (11.43%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Network Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Security Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Data Centre
2 17 (48.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (17.14%) Thin Client
3 6 (17.14%) Fat Client
4 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (11.43%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Load Balancing
2 18 (51.43%) E-Commerce
3 17 (48.57%) DDoS Mitigation
4 11 (31.43%) ITIL
5 10 (28.57%) Service Management
6 8 (22.86%) Kanban
6 8 (22.86%) Scrum
7 6 (17.14%) Network Design
8 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.57%) Line Management
9 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (5.71%) Migration
11 1 (2.86%) Change Management
11 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.86%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C
1 3 (8.57%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (82.86%) CCNP
3 18 (51.43%) Degree
4 7 (20.00%) CCSE
5 5 (14.29%) CCIE
6 2 (5.71%) CCNA
7 1 (2.86%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) RANCID
2 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 30 (85.71%) F5
3 28 (80.00%) Juniper
4 25 (71.43%) Citrix
5 22 (62.86%) Infoblox
6 18 (51.43%) SolarWinds
7 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
8 7 (20.00%) Blue Coat
9 6 (17.14%) Imperva
9 6 (17.14%) VMware
10 4 (11.43%) HP
11 3 (8.57%) Brocade
11 3 (8.57%) Fortinet
11 3 (8.57%) Riverbed
12 1 (2.86%) Lancope
12 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard
12 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
12 1 (2.86%) IronPort
12 1 (2.86%) Tufin
12 1 (2.86%) Aruba