The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 394 378 379
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 18 11 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.051% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.37% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 23
Average daily rate £400 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £189 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £325 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £306 £375
% change year-on-year
+30.61% -18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £42.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2800 2963 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.57% 13.72% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1841 2271
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 132 152
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
NetScreen
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 5 £243 +7.77% 3
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
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NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 28 (96.55%) Firewall
2 26 (89.66%) Cisco
3 24 (82.76%) Juniper
4 16 (55.17%) F5
5 15 (51.72%) Blue Coat
6 13 (44.83%) Finance
7 12 (41.38%) CCNP
7 12 (41.38%) HP
7 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (41.38%) Change Control
8 11 (37.93%) Multicast
8 11 (37.93%) ProCurve
8 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (37.93%) McAfee
8 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
8 11 (37.93%) WAN
8 11 (37.93%) Financial Institution
8 11 (37.93%) JNCIS
9 10 (34.48%) Windows
10 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
10 7 (24.14%) VPN
11 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
11 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.69%) SCCM
11 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
11 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (17.24%) SSL

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
1 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) Multicast
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (37.93%) WAN
3 7 (24.14%) VPN
4 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.24%) SSL
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (10.34%) Junos
7 3 (10.34%) DNS
7 3 (10.34%) MPLS
7 3 (10.34%) BGP
8 2 (6.90%) SMTP
8 2 (6.90%) FTP
8 2 (6.90%) HTTP
8 2 (6.90%) RIP
8 2 (6.90%) IPsec
8 2 (6.90%) VLAN
8 2 (6.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (6.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) KDB
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JMeter
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Financial Institution
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Network Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Security Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) IP Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Security Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Information Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) wxWidgets
1 1 (3.45%) LAMP
1 1 (3.45%) Xerces
1 1 (3.45%) Xalan
1 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
1 1 (3.45%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.45%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) OpenSolaris
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) SUSE
5 1 (3.45%) Debian
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Change Control
2 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
3 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Network Performance Management
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.45%) Network Management
6 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Perl
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C-shell
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) Korn
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) C++
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CCNP
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (37.93%) JNCIS
3 3 (10.34%) CISSP
4 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) CRISC
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) CCSA
5 1 (3.45%) CISM
5 1 (3.45%) CCSE
5 1 (3.45%) PMP
5 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) KVM
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) qmail
1 1 (3.45%) Sendmail
1 1 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (3.45%) OpenSSH
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.45%) Xen
1 1 (3.45%) Snort
1 1 (3.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Cacti
2 1 (3.45%) Nessus
2 1 (3.45%) Netcool
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 24 (82.76%) Juniper
3 16 (55.17%) F5
4 15 (51.72%) Blue Coat
5 12 (41.38%) HP
6 11 (37.93%) ProCurve
6 11 (37.93%) McAfee
6 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) Nokia
9 2 (6.90%) Websense
9 2 (6.90%) Sophos
9 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
9 2 (6.90%) TippingPoint
10 1 (3.45%) Splunk
10 1 (3.45%) AlgoSec
10 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
10 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
10 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.45%) Infoblox
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