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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 102 75 118
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +43
Contract jobs citing Juniper 34 55 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 1.90% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 2.41% 4.13% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 14
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -7.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £383 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £20.25 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.81 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -25.00%
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
1408 1332 1595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.91% 46.01% 48.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 581 733
Average daily rate £333 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 106 131
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 17 £310 -4.61% 4
Cheshire -10 17 £280 -2.60%
Cumbria - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 1
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 54 (84.38%) Cisco
2 32 (50.00%) Firewall
3 24 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (31.25%) BGP
4 20 (31.25%) Windows
4 20 (31.25%) F5
5 17 (26.56%) CCNP
5 17 (26.56%) VMware
6 16 (25.00%) Wireless
6 16 (25.00%) SAN
6 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (25.00%) VPN
6 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (23.44%) WAN
7 15 (23.44%) OSPF
7 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (21.88%) Symantec
8 14 (21.88%) LAN
8 14 (21.88%) MPLS
8 14 (21.88%) Backup Exec
8 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
9 12 (18.75%) VMware ESX
9 12 (18.75%) Degree
10 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (15.63%) CheckPoint
11 10 (15.63%) Riverbed
12 9 (14.06%) VLAN
12 9 (14.06%) Fortinet
12 9 (14.06%) VCP5

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.13%) CMS
1 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (50.00%) Firewall
2 20 (31.25%) BGP
3 16 (25.00%) Wireless
3 16 (25.00%) VPN
3 16 (25.00%) SAN
4 15 (23.44%) WAN
4 15 (23.44%) OSPF
5 14 (21.88%) MPLS
5 14 (21.88%) LAN
6 9 (14.06%) VLAN
7 8 (12.50%) Network Security
7 8 (12.50%) DHCP
7 8 (12.50%) DNS
8 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
8 6 (9.38%) Internet
8 6 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (7.81%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (7.81%) DMZ
9 5 (7.81%) SSL
9 5 (7.81%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Consultant
2 13 (20.31%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) Support Consultant
3 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (10.94%) Firewall Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 5 (7.81%) Wintel Support
4 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (6.25%) Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Network Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Project Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Wireless Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Systems Support
7 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Firmware
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) SecurID
3 1 (1.56%) PKI
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) CESG
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.25%) Windows
2 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.13%) AIX
3 2 (3.13%) Solaris
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.13%) UNIX
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
2 6 (9.38%) Network Design
2 6 (9.38%) Load Balancing
3 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.25%) Migration
5 3 (4.69%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.13%) Service Management
6 2 (3.13%) ITSM
6 2 (3.13%) Network Management
7 1 (1.56%) High Availability
7 1 (1.56%) SIEM
7 1 (1.56%) Change Control
7 1 (1.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.56%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 1 (1.56%) Security Management
7 1 (1.56%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (1.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) C
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (26.56%) CCNP
3 12 (18.75%) Degree
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (14.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (14.06%) VCP5
6 8 (12.50%) MCSE
7 7 (10.94%) CCIE
8 6 (9.38%) JNCIP
8 6 (9.38%) JNCIE
8 6 (9.38%) CCNA
9 5 (7.81%) CCDP
9 5 (7.81%) MCITP
10 4 (6.25%) CISSP
11 2 (3.13%) GCIA
11 2 (3.13%) GCIH
11 2 (3.13%) CEH
12 1 (1.56%) CCSE
12 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
1 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 12 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.56%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (1.56%) OpenView
3 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (84.38%) Cisco
2 20 (31.25%) F5
3 17 (26.56%) VMware
4 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (21.88%) Symantec
6 10 (15.63%) CheckPoint
6 10 (15.63%) Riverbed
7 9 (14.06%) Fortinet
8 8 (12.50%) Blue Coat
9 5 (7.81%) Websense
9 5 (7.81%) HP
10 3 (4.69%) EMC
10 3 (4.69%) Citrix
10 3 (4.69%) Nokia
10 3 (4.69%) Apple
10 3 (4.69%) Redback
11 2 (3.13%) Meru Networks
12 1 (1.56%) Axway
12 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
12 1 (1.56%) BT
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