The table below looks at the statistics for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 429 426 413
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 7 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.026% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.21% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 10
Median daily rate £350 £413 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £401
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
NetScreen
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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
2822 2822 3129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.02% 12.42% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1853 1914 2130
Median daily rate £438 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 89 81
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.62 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.67% +7.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.69 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing NetScreen as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for NetScreen.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (100.00%) Juniper
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
3 14 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (68.75%) F5
5 10 (62.50%) BIG-IP
5 10 (62.50%) Wireless
6 9 (56.25%) Network Security
7 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (50.00%) Firewall
7 8 (50.00%) BGP
7 8 (50.00%) LAN
7 8 (50.00%) WAN
8 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
8 7 (43.75%) CCIE
9 6 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (31.25%) Fault Analysis
10 5 (31.25%) Change Management
10 5 (31.25%) CCNA
10 5 (31.25%) VPN
10 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
11 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 4 (25.00%) OSPF
11 4 (25.00%) Remedy
11 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
11 4 (25.00%) IPsec
11 4 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (25.00%) Aruba
12 3 (18.75%) MPLS

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (62.50%) BIG-IP
2 10 (62.50%) Wireless
3 9 (56.25%) Network Security
4 8 (50.00%) BGP
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
4 8 (50.00%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
7 5 (31.25%) VPN
8 4 (25.00%) IPsec
8 4 (25.00%) OSPF
8 4 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
9 3 (18.75%) EIGRP
9 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (18.75%) MPLS
9 3 (18.75%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (37.50%) Security Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
3 7 (43.75%) CCIE
4 5 (31.25%) CCNA
5 2 (12.50%) JNCIA
6 1 (6.25%) CCSA
6 1 (6.25%) CCSE
6 1 (6.25%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Juniper
2 11 (68.75%) F5
3 4 (25.00%) Aruba
3 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) Remedy
4 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) Nortel
5 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
5 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard