The table below looks at the statistics for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Juniper Networks NetScreen
England / North West
Rank 132 158 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.026% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £315 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £423 £401
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
397 575 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.05% 15.06% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 324 211
Median daily rate £383 £400 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% +15.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 40
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £18.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £40.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing NetScreen as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetScreen across the North West region.

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in the North West

NetScreen
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 NetScreen within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester - 4 £315 -
NetScreen
England

NetScreen
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen 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 NetScreen.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
2 8 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 8 (88.89%) IGRP
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
5 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS

NetScreen
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 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 8 (88.89%) IGRP
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Change Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Fortinet