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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper
Rank 113 111 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Juniper 41 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.10% 0.78% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 2.43% 1.88% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £320 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -5.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £23.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 - £20.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 - £29.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.38%
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
1688 1275 1123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.43% 41.60% 46.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 644 484
Average daily rate £368 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 89 95
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% -13.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 30 June 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Juniper Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 June 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 27 £331 +10.41% 5
Cheshire -6 7 £425 +32.81% 3
Lancashire - 5 £400 - 1
Merseyside - 1 - - 2
Cumbria - 1 £475 - 2
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 69 (87.34%) Cisco
2 39 (49.37%) Firewall
3 31 (39.24%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (39.24%) CheckPoint
4 29 (36.71%) MPLS
5 25 (31.65%) BGP
6 24 (30.38%) OSPF
7 23 (29.11%) CCNA
7 23 (29.11%) JNCIP
8 22 (27.85%) CCNP
9 21 (26.58%) VPN
9 21 (26.58%) JNCIA
10 19 (24.05%) Data Centre
11 18 (22.78%) Linux
12 16 (20.25%) UNIX
12 16 (20.25%) WAN
13 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
13 15 (18.99%) CCIE
14 14 (17.72%) LAN
15 13 (16.46%) Junos
16 12 (15.19%) HSRP
16 12 (15.19%) Network Security
16 12 (15.19%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (15.19%) IPsec
16 12 (15.19%) RSVP
16 12 (15.19%) VRRP
17 11 (13.92%) CCIP
17 11 (13.92%) Broadband
17 11 (13.92%) IPv4
17 11 (13.92%) IPv6

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.80%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.27%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 39 (49.37%) Firewall
2 29 (36.71%) MPLS
3 25 (31.65%) BGP
4 24 (30.38%) OSPF
5 21 (26.58%) VPN
6 16 (20.25%) WAN
7 14 (17.72%) LAN
8 13 (16.46%) Junos
9 12 (15.19%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (15.19%) HSRP
9 12 (15.19%) RSVP
9 12 (15.19%) VRRP
9 12 (15.19%) IPsec
9 12 (15.19%) Network Security
10 11 (13.92%) BT 21CN
10 11 (13.92%) L2TP
10 11 (13.92%) Broadband
10 11 (13.92%) Ethernet
10 11 (13.92%) SSL
10 11 (13.92%) IPv4
General
1 11 (13.92%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Local Government
4 2 (2.53%) Publishing
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Network Engineer
2 21 (26.58%) IP Engineer
3 17 (21.52%) Architect
4 16 (20.25%) Implementation Engineer
5 13 (16.46%) Network Architect
6 12 (15.19%) Operations Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Security Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Technical Architect
10 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (3.80%) Cisco Architect
11 3 (3.80%) Cisco Network Architect
11 3 (3.80%) IP Network Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
12 2 (2.53%) Security Manager
12 2 (2.53%) Firewall Engineer
12 2 (2.53%) Lead Architect
12 2 (2.53%) Security Project Manager
12 2 (2.53%) Information Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.53%) EMC VNX
2 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.78%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) UNIX
3 5 (6.33%) Windows
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (7.59%) Migration
2 5 (6.33%) Information Security
2 5 (6.33%) Network Design
3 4 (5.06%) Business Development
3 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
3 4 (5.06%) Project Management
4 3 (3.80%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (3.80%) Network Management
4 3 (3.80%) Open Source
5 2 (2.53%) Change Management
6 1 (1.27%) Regression Testing
6 1 (1.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.27%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.27%) Service Management
6 1 (1.27%) CAD
6 1 (1.27%) Change Control
6 1 (1.27%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.27%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.27%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.27%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (39.24%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (29.11%) CCNA
2 23 (29.11%) JNCIP
3 22 (27.85%) CCNP
4 21 (26.58%) JNCIA
5 15 (18.99%) CCIE
5 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
6 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
6 11 (13.92%) CCIP
7 9 (11.39%) JNCIE
8 7 (8.86%) Degree
9 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (5.06%) PMP
9 4 (5.06%) PMI Certification
10 3 (3.80%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.27%) CCSA
11 1 (1.27%) MCSE
11 1 (1.27%) CCDP
11 1 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
1 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.27%) QA
1 1 (1.27%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) XenApp
3 1 (1.27%) XenServer
3 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Nagios
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (87.34%) Cisco
2 31 (39.24%) CheckPoint
3 11 (13.92%) BT
4 10 (12.66%) F5
5 7 (8.86%) Blue Coat
6 6 (7.59%) Aruba
7 4 (5.06%) ArcSight
7 4 (5.06%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (5.06%) Brocade
7 4 (5.06%) TippingPoint
7 4 (5.06%) VMware
7 4 (5.06%) McAfee
7 4 (5.06%) Nokia
7 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.80%) HP
8 3 (3.80%) Lotus
8 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.80%) Infoblox
8 3 (3.80%) Sourcefire
8 3 (3.80%) Huawei
Cumbria
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cumbria
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Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £390 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Chorley
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 25 days ago
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Rate: £275 - £400 per day
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