The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Juniper Networks.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 74 64 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs citing Juniper 17 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.27% 1.58% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.80% 3.56% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £313 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +52.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £20.25 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -34.67%
Juniper
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
607 534 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 45.40% 44.50% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 238 271
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 49 66
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
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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
Bolton - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Juniper
North West

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Juniper 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 Juniper.

1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 20 (62.50%) Firewall
3 18 (56.25%) VMware
4 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (50.00%) Windows
4 16 (50.00%) SAN
5 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (43.75%) Symantec
5 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
5 14 (43.75%) Backup Exec
6 12 (37.50%) VMware ESX
6 12 (37.50%) Degree
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (28.13%) VCP5
8 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 8 (25.00%) MCSE
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (21.88%) Wireless
11 6 (18.75%) VPN
11 6 (18.75%) HP
12 5 (15.63%) CCNP
12 5 (15.63%) Finance
12 5 (15.63%) MCITP
13 4 (12.50%) Blue Coat
13 4 (12.50%) F5
13 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
13 4 (12.50%) CCNA

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Juniper 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 Juniper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (6.25%) CMS
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) SAN
3 7 (21.88%) Wireless
4 6 (18.75%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) LAN
5 4 (12.50%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.50%) OSPF
5 4 (12.50%) BGP
5 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 3 (9.38%) MPLS
6 3 (9.38%) DHCP
6 3 (9.38%) RIP
6 3 (9.38%) DNS
6 3 (9.38%) Multicast
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.25%) NAS
7 2 (6.25%) Network Security
7 2 (6.25%) SSL
7 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Consultant
2 7 (21.88%) Support Consultant
2 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Wintel Support
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) IP Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.25%) AIX
3 2 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) Network Design
2 2 (6.25%) Migration
2 2 (6.25%) ITSM
2 2 (6.25%) Network Management
2 2 (6.25%) Service Management
2 2 (6.25%) SIEM
3 1 (3.13%) Project Management
3 1 (3.13%) ERP
3 1 (3.13%) B2B
3 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.13%) High Availability
3 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.13%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 1 (3.13%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
3 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (28.13%) VCP5
3 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (25.00%) MCSE
5 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (15.63%) CCNP
6 5 (15.63%) MCITP
7 4 (12.50%) CCNA
8 3 (9.38%) JNCIP
8 3 (9.38%) JNCIE
9 2 (6.25%) CISSP
9 2 (6.25%) CCDP
9 2 (6.25%) CCIE
10 1 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (3.13%) CCSA
10 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
10 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
10 1 (3.13%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 12 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (43.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.25%) SAP Afaria
2 2 (6.25%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (43.75%) Symantec
5 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (18.75%) HP
7 4 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 4 (12.50%) F5
7 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
7 4 (12.50%) EMC
7 4 (12.50%) Apple
8 3 (9.38%) Nokia
9 2 (6.25%) Meru Networks
9 2 (6.25%) MobileIron
9 2 (6.25%) Axway
9 2 (6.25%) Sun
9 2 (6.25%) Citrix
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle
9 2 (6.25%) StorageTek
10 1 (3.13%) BT