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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 129 113 107
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing Juniper 37 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 1.20% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 2.63% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 20
Median daily rate £325 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £237 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £478 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +79.48%
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
1771 1673 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.59% 45.64% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1027 834 653
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 107 111
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.09 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +9 25 £320 -36.00% 1
Manchester -23 7 £378 +51.20% 3
Lancashire +3 3 - -
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 48 (71.64%) Firewall
2 44 (65.67%) Cisco
3 34 (50.75%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (43.28%) CCNP
5 23 (34.33%) CCNA
5 23 (34.33%) WAN
6 19 (28.36%) CheckPoint
7 18 (26.87%) LAN
8 17 (25.37%) Security Cleared
9 15 (22.39%) ITIL
9 15 (22.39%) VPN
10 13 (19.40%) BGP
11 12 (17.91%) OSPF
11 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
12 11 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
13 10 (14.93%) F5
13 10 (14.93%) Data Centre
14 8 (11.94%) VMware
14 8 (11.94%) Wireless
14 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
14 8 (11.94%) CCIE
14 8 (11.94%) Citrix
14 8 (11.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 8 (11.94%) Network Security
15 7 (10.45%) MPLS
15 7 (10.45%) EIGRP
15 7 (10.45%) DNS
15 7 (10.45%) SSL
15 7 (10.45%) Microsoft

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 6 (8.96%) Skype for Business
2 5 (7.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 48 (71.64%) Firewall
2 23 (34.33%) WAN
3 18 (26.87%) LAN
4 15 (22.39%) VPN
5 13 (19.40%) BGP
6 12 (17.91%) OSPF
7 11 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
8 8 (11.94%) Network Security
8 8 (11.94%) Wireless
9 7 (10.45%) DNS
9 7 (10.45%) EIGRP
9 7 (10.45%) MPLS
9 7 (10.45%) SSL
10 6 (8.96%) BIG-IP
10 6 (8.96%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (8.96%) VoIP
11 5 (7.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (7.46%) Internet
12 4 (5.97%) IPv4
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Local Government
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Network Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Architect
3 11 (16.42%) Network Architect
4 9 (13.43%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Firewall Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Migration Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Juniper Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Cisco Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Cisco Network Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Data Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Data Centre Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Data Migration Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Data Migration Lead
8 4 (5.97%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Lead Data Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (7.46%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.97%) iSeries
4 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.99%) Health Informatics
5 2 (2.99%) Informatics
5 2 (2.99%) IVR
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Android
2 6 (8.96%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.96%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 5 (7.46%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.99%) Unix
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) ITIL
2 7 (10.45%) Migration
3 5 (7.46%) Load Balancing
4 4 (5.97%) Change Management
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
4 4 (5.97%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (5.97%) Network Design
4 4 (5.97%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.48%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.99%) ITSM
6 2 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.99%) Resource Management
6 2 (2.99%) Security Management
6 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.99%) Service Management
6 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.99%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 34 (50.75%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (43.28%) CCNP
3 23 (34.33%) CCNA
4 17 (25.37%) Security Cleared
5 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
6 8 (11.94%) CCIE
7 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (7.46%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.48%) CCSA
8 3 (4.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.99%) CCDP
9 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.49%) CCSP
10 1 (1.49%) CEH
10 1 (1.49%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.49%) CISSP
10 1 (1.49%) GIAC
10 1 (1.49%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) SmoothWall
2 1 (1.49%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 44 (65.67%) Cisco
2 19 (28.36%) CheckPoint
3 10 (14.93%) F5
4 8 (11.94%) Citrix
4 8 (11.94%) VMware
5 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.97%) IBM
7 3 (4.48%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.48%) Nortel
7 3 (4.48%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.99%) HP
8 2 (2.99%) NETGEAR
8 2 (2.99%) Nokia
9 1 (1.49%) Aruba
9 1 (1.49%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (1.49%) GFI Software
9 1 (1.49%) Meraki
9 1 (1.49%) Redback