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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 385 392 369
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 20 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.082% 0.065%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.68% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£310 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £185 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £550 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £319
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +25.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
NetScreen
England

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
2965 2780 3061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.26% 11.94% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1900 1839 1891
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 85 139
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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 4 May 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 4 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 2 £393 +14.18% 1
Enfield - 1 £450 -
NetScreen
England

NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (98.18%) Firewall
3 53 (96.36%) Cisco ASA
4 45 (81.82%) OSPF
4 45 (81.82%) BGP
4 45 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (80.00%) Network Security
6 43 (78.18%) Juniper
7 41 (74.55%) F5
8 38 (69.09%) Load Balancing
9 36 (65.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 36 (65.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 36 (65.45%) Citrix
10 35 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
11 34 (61.82%) CCNP
12 33 (60.00%) IPsec
13 29 (52.73%) E-Commerce
14 28 (50.91%) VPN
14 28 (50.91%) Infoblox
15 27 (49.09%) MPLS
16 26 (47.27%) TACACS
17 24 (43.64%) Wireless
17 24 (43.64%) VoIP
18 22 (40.00%) CheckPoint
19 20 (36.36%) SLA
19 20 (36.36%) Degree
20 19 (34.55%) Blue Coat
20 19 (34.55%) DNS
21 18 (32.73%) ITIL
21 18 (32.73%) Cisco PIX

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (98.18%) Firewall
2 53 (96.36%) Cisco ASA
3 45 (81.82%) OSPF
3 45 (81.82%) BGP
4 44 (80.00%) Network Security
5 36 (65.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 36 (65.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 35 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
7 33 (60.00%) IPsec
8 28 (50.91%) VPN
9 27 (49.09%) MPLS
10 26 (47.27%) TACACS
11 24 (43.64%) Wireless
11 24 (43.64%) VoIP
12 19 (34.55%) DNS
13 18 (32.73%) Cisco PIX
14 17 (30.91%) DHCP
15 13 (23.64%) BIG-IP
16 12 (21.82%) Cisco Nexus
17 11 (20.00%) DMVPN
General
1 11 (20.00%) Games
2 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Finance
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 12 (21.82%) Network Specialist
3 11 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 11 (20.00%) Security Specialist
4 7 (12.73%) Network Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Lead Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Lead Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Network Operations Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) Network Design Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 11 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 10 (18.18%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) Load Balancing
2 29 (52.73%) E-Commerce
3 18 (32.73%) ITIL
4 17 (30.91%) Service Management
5 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
6 11 (20.00%) Network Design
7 6 (10.91%) Scrum
7 6 (10.91%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (10.91%) Kanban
8 5 (9.09%) Line Management
9 2 (3.64%) CRM
9 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.82%) Low Latency
10 1 (1.82%) Change Management
10 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) C
2 1 (1.82%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 45 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (61.82%) CCNP
3 20 (36.36%) Degree
4 14 (25.45%) CCIE
5 12 (21.82%) CCSE
6 2 (3.64%) CCNA
6 2 (3.64%) CCSA
7 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.91%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) RANCID
2 2 (3.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 43 (78.18%) Juniper
3 41 (74.55%) F5
4 36 (65.45%) Citrix
5 28 (50.91%) Infoblox
6 22 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 19 (34.55%) Blue Coat
8 18 (32.73%) SolarWinds
9 13 (23.64%) HP
10 11 (20.00%) Imperva
10 11 (20.00%) VMware
11 6 (10.91%) Fortinet
12 2 (3.64%) Nokia
12 2 (3.64%) Remedy
13 1 (1.82%) Brocade
13 1 (1.82%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.82%) TippingPoint
13 1 (1.82%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.82%) IronPort
13 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard