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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 152 167 141
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.084% 0.022% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.17% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £400 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £435 £450
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
NetScreen
England

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
536 588 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.08% 13.08% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 334 269
Median daily rate £413 £400 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +27.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 68 51
Median hourly rate £18.38 £17.33 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.03% -16.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.53 £12.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

NetScreen Hourly 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 28 September 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
Manchester -10 2 - -
NetScreen
England

NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Fortinet
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) BIG-IP
4 3 (42.86%) CCIE
5 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
6 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
6 1 (14.29%) Nortel
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) IGRP

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 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) BIG-IP
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) IGRP
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) Fortinet
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Nortel