The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 18 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 Vendors for the North West 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 117 112 119
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Juniper 19 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.33% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 0.73% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 11
Average daily rate £413 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £24.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.31% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £32.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-32.81% +3.22%
Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1389 1096 1501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 43.78% 45.51% 49.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 500 681
Average daily rate £325 £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 90 79
Average hourly rate £24.08 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.74% +8.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.34 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Juniper
England

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 13 £413 - 3
Cheshire -11 6 £333 +6.40% 3
Cumbria - - - -
Lancashire - - - - 2
Merseyside - - - -
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 31 (68.89%) Firewall
3 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (46.67%) MPLS
5 19 (42.22%) CCNP
6 15 (33.33%) WAN
7 14 (31.11%) F5
8 13 (28.89%) BGP
8 13 (28.89%) CCIE
9 12 (26.67%) VPN
9 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
9 12 (26.67%) Blue Coat
9 12 (26.67%) JNCIE
10 11 (24.44%) Banking
10 11 (24.44%) Network Architecture
10 11 (24.44%) Network Security
11 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
11 10 (22.22%) LAN
11 10 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (22.22%) NetScaler
12 9 (20.00%) DHCP
12 9 (20.00%) DNS
12 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 8 (17.78%) ITIL
13 8 (17.78%) Finance
13 8 (17.78%) OSPF
13 8 (17.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (15.56%) NetScreen
14 7 (15.56%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (2.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (68.89%) Firewall
2 21 (46.67%) MPLS
3 15 (33.33%) WAN
4 13 (28.89%) BGP
5 12 (26.67%) VPN
6 11 (24.44%) Network Security
7 10 (22.22%) LAN
7 10 (22.22%) NetScaler
8 9 (20.00%) DHCP
8 9 (20.00%) DNS
8 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (17.78%) OSPF
9 8 (17.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (15.56%) NetScreen
10 7 (15.56%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (13.33%) Wireless
11 6 (13.33%) Internet
11 6 (13.33%) SAN
11 6 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
12 5 (11.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (24.44%) Banking
2 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 8 (17.78%) Finance
4 5 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Architect
2 14 (31.11%) Network Architect
3 12 (26.67%) Consultant
4 11 (24.44%) Network Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Network Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Support Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Network Security Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Network Security Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Security Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Security Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Network Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Network Specialist
9 2 (4.44%) Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Network Operations Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Firmware
1 5 (11.11%) e-Health
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) PKI
2 1 (2.22%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) AIX
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Network Architecture
2 10 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (17.78%) ITIL
4 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.33%) Network Design
4 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (13.33%) Information Security
4 6 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (11.11%) Migration
5 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.11%) Network Management
6 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (4.44%) Data Security
9 1 (2.22%) CRM
9 1 (2.22%) Security Management
9 1 (2.22%) Project Management
9 1 (2.22%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (42.22%) CCNP
3 13 (28.89%) CCIE
4 12 (26.67%) JNCIE
5 6 (13.33%) CCDP
6 5 (11.11%) JNCIP
7 3 (6.67%) Degree
8 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.44%) CISSP
8 2 (4.44%) CISA
8 2 (4.44%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) ProxySG
2 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Netcool
2 5 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 14 (31.11%) F5
3 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 12 (26.67%) Blue Coat
4 6 (13.33%) NetScout
4 6 (13.33%) HP
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.11%) Symantec
5 5 (11.11%) VMware
5 5 (11.11%) Redback
6 4 (8.89%) Nortel
6 4 (8.89%) Avaya
7 3 (6.67%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.44%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.22%) IBM
9 1 (2.22%) Citrix
9 1 (2.22%) Websense
9 1 (2.22%) McAfee
9 1 (2.22%) Mitel
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