The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 137 137 114
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Contract jobs citing Juniper 18 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.56% 0.60% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 1.51% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 15
Median daily rate £325 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £39.00 £26.39
% change year-on-year
-55.12% +47.76%
Juniper
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1527 1661 1523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 47.41% 40.10% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 878 828
Median daily rate £410 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 79 101
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Juniper as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 13 £325 -18.75% 9
Cheshire +1 2 £375 -5.66% 1
Lancashire - 1 £325 - 1
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper 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 North West region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 19 (54.29%) Firewall
3 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (48.57%) WAN
4 15 (42.86%) LAN
5 12 (34.29%) F5
6 11 (31.43%) ITIL
7 10 (28.57%) CCNP
8 9 (25.71%) CCNA
9 7 (20.00%) SSL
9 7 (20.00%) Windows
9 7 (20.00%) OSPF
9 7 (20.00%) BGP
9 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (17.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (17.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (17.14%) EIGRP
10 6 (17.14%) NetScreen
10 6 (17.14%) MPLS
10 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
11 5 (14.29%) VPN
11 5 (14.29%) Network Architecture
11 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
12 4 (11.43%) Network Security
12 4 (11.43%) Banking
12 4 (11.43%) Network Design
12 4 (11.43%) Network Monitoring

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Firewall
2 17 (48.57%) WAN
3 15 (42.86%) LAN
4 7 (20.00%) BGP
4 7 (20.00%) OSPF
4 7 (20.00%) SSL
5 6 (17.14%) EIGRP
5 6 (17.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (17.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (17.14%) MPLS
5 6 (17.14%) NetScreen
6 5 (14.29%) VPN
7 4 (11.43%) IGRP
7 4 (11.43%) Network Security
8 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.57%) VoIP
9 2 (5.71%) DNS
9 2 (5.71%) VLAN
9 2 (5.71%) VPLS
9 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.43%) Banking
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (2.86%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.86%) Replication
2 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Unix
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 5 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 4 (11.43%) Network Design
3 4 (11.43%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) ITSM
5 1 (2.86%) Open Source
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) SIEM
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (28.57%) CCNP
3 9 (25.71%) CCNA
4 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.57%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.71%) CCDA
6 2 (5.71%) CCDP
6 2 (5.71%) MCSE
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.86%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) F5
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) Forcepoint
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.86%) arcserve
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Mitel
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.86%) Sophos