The first table below looks at the demand for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 16 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 Manchester 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
152 140 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.57% 13.99% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 56 106
Average daily rate £325 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -9.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 12
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £40.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
NetScreen
North West

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

NetScreen
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (100.00%) CCIE
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 7 (100.00%) Network Architecture

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
1 7 (100.00%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCIE
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper