The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 71 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Contract jobs citing Juniper 8 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.01% 0.83% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 1.65% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£349 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.65 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+22.74% -38.59%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
328 182 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 41.36% 50.56% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 70 99
Average daily rate £348 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.07% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £171 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 23
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -23.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £21.06 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco
3 15 (88.24%) CheckPoint
4 14 (82.35%) HP
4 14 (82.35%) F5
5 13 (76.47%) Network Management
5 13 (76.47%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (76.47%) WhatsUp Gold
5 13 (76.47%) Incident Management
5 13 (76.47%) Service Management
5 13 (76.47%) WAN
5 13 (76.47%) LAN
6 12 (70.59%) DNS
6 12 (70.59%) McAfee
6 12 (70.59%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (70.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 12 (70.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 11 (64.71%) Junos
7 11 (64.71%) TippingPoint
7 11 (64.71%) Network Design
7 11 (64.71%) QA
7 11 (64.71%) Service Delivery
7 11 (64.71%) SSL
8 10 (58.82%) ITIL
8 10 (58.82%) Cryptography
8 10 (58.82%) Load Balancing
8 10 (58.82%) Network Security
9 9 (52.94%) JSP 440
9 9 (52.94%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (52.94%) vSphere

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) WAN
2 13 (76.47%) LAN
3 12 (70.59%) DNS
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (70.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 12 (70.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 11 (64.71%) Junos
4 11 (64.71%) SSL
5 10 (58.82%) Network Security
6 9 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (52.94%) SAN
7 5 (29.41%) SMS
8 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
9 1 (5.88%) BGP
9 1 (5.88%) MPLS
9 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Support
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Data Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Network Management
1 13 (76.47%) Network Monitoring
1 13 (76.47%) Incident Management
1 13 (76.47%) Service Management
2 11 (64.71%) Network Design
2 11 (64.71%) Service Delivery
3 10 (58.82%) ITIL
3 10 (58.82%) Load Balancing
4 6 (35.29%) Time Management
5 3 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) QA
2 9 (52.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (52.94%) vSphere
1 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) CheckPoint
3 14 (82.35%) HP
3 14 (82.35%) F5
4 12 (70.59%) McAfee
5 11 (64.71%) TippingPoint
6 9 (52.94%) 3PAR
6 9 (52.94%) EMC
7 3 (17.65%) Crossbeam
7 3 (17.65%) Riverbed
8 2 (11.76%) ProCurve
9 1 (5.88%) Remedy