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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 122 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing Juniper 41 43 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.09% 1.16% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 2.56% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 19
Median daily rate £325 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £475 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.71% +66.66%
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
1695 1680 1296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.19% 45.50% 41.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 996 852 665
Median daily rate £400 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £209 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 109 93
Median hourly rate £19.20 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.68% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.65 £42.50 £34.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Cheshire +12 26 £325 -31.57%
Manchester -30 10 £378 +14.11% 6
Lancashire -6 3 - - 2
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 43 (71.67%) Firewall
2 38 (63.33%) Cisco
3 31 (51.67%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (46.67%) CCNP
5 27 (45.00%) WAN
6 20 (33.33%) LAN
7 19 (31.67%) CCNA
7 19 (31.67%) Security Cleared
8 17 (28.33%) CheckPoint
9 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 14 (23.33%) BGP
10 14 (23.33%) VPN
11 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
11 13 (21.67%) OSPF
12 12 (20.00%) ITIL
13 11 (18.33%) F5
14 10 (16.67%) MPLS
15 9 (15.00%) EIGRP
15 9 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
16 8 (13.33%) VoIP
16 8 (13.33%) SSL
16 8 (13.33%) CCIE
16 8 (13.33%) Migration
17 7 (11.67%) Network Security
17 7 (11.67%) BIG-IP
17 7 (11.67%) Citrix
17 7 (11.67%) Windows
18 6 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 6 (10.00%) DNS

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 4 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (71.67%) Firewall
2 27 (45.00%) WAN
3 20 (33.33%) LAN
4 14 (23.33%) BGP
4 14 (23.33%) VPN
5 13 (21.67%) OSPF
5 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
6 10 (16.67%) MPLS
7 9 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (15.00%) EIGRP
8 8 (13.33%) SSL
8 8 (13.33%) VoIP
9 7 (11.67%) BIG-IP
9 7 (11.67%) Network Security
10 6 (10.00%) DNS
11 5 (8.33%) Wireless
12 4 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (6.67%) Internet
12 4 (6.67%) NetScreen
13 3 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.33%) Local Government
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Architect
3 10 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Network Architect
5 7 (11.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Juniper Architect
7 5 (8.33%) Migration Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Security Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Cisco Network Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Data Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Data Migration Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Data Migration Lead
9 3 (5.00%) Lead Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Lead Data Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Security Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.00%) iSeries
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Health Informatics
4 2 (3.33%) Informatics
4 2 (3.33%) IVR
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Android
3 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.33%) Unix
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.00%) Change Management
4 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.00%) Network Design
4 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.33%) Fault Management
5 2 (3.33%) ITSM
5 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (3.33%) Security Management
5 2 (3.33%) Service Management
5 2 (3.33%) SIEM
5 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 31 (51.67%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (46.67%) CCNP
3 19 (31.67%) CCNA
3 19 (31.67%) Security Cleared
4 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (13.33%) CCIE
6 6 (10.00%) JNCIA
7 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (3.33%) CCDP
8 2 (3.33%) CCSA
8 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.67%) CCSP
9 1 (1.67%) CEH
9 1 (1.67%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.67%) CISSP
9 1 (1.67%) Degree
9 1 (1.67%) GIAC
9 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SmoothWall
2 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Cisco
2 17 (28.33%) CheckPoint
3 11 (18.33%) F5
4 7 (11.67%) Citrix
5 6 (10.00%) VMware
6 5 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.67%) Nortel
8 3 (5.00%) IBM
8 3 (5.00%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.33%) Forcepoint
9 2 (3.33%) HP
9 2 (3.33%) NETGEAR
9 2 (3.33%) Nokia
10 1 (1.67%) GFI Software