The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 44 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing Juniper 25 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.78% 1.57% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 5.80% 3.02% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £30.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-19.51% +39.77%
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
431 496 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.89% 51.77% 53.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 189 203
Average daily rate £375 £335 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 30
Average hourly rate £17.07 £27.50 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.92% +76.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 50 (76.92%) Cisco
2 31 (47.69%) Firewall
3 28 (43.08%) Telecoms
3 28 (43.08%) DNS
4 26 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 24 (36.92%) MPLS
6 23 (35.38%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (35.38%) CheckPoint
6 23 (35.38%) GGSN
6 23 (35.38%) SGSN
6 23 (35.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 22 (33.85%) F5
8 21 (32.31%) Change Management
9 19 (29.23%) Fault Management
9 19 (29.23%) Configuration Management
10 18 (27.69%) OSPF
10 18 (27.69%) CCIE
11 17 (26.15%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (23.08%) Huawei
12 15 (23.08%) CCNP
12 15 (23.08%) Velocent
13 14 (21.54%) Network Management
13 14 (21.54%) VPN
13 14 (21.54%) SNMP
13 14 (21.54%) VoIP
13 14 (21.54%) L2TP
13 14 (21.54%) CISSP
13 14 (21.54%) Cisco PIX
13 14 (21.54%) IPsec
14 13 (20.00%) Problem Management

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (18.46%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 31 (47.69%) Firewall
2 28 (43.08%) DNS
3 26 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 24 (36.92%) MPLS
5 23 (35.38%) GGSN
5 23 (35.38%) SGSN
6 18 (27.69%) OSPF
7 17 (26.15%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (21.54%) L2TP
8 14 (21.54%) Cisco PIX
8 14 (21.54%) IPsec
8 14 (21.54%) VPN
8 14 (21.54%) SNMP
8 14 (21.54%) VoIP
9 13 (20.00%) LDAP
9 13 (20.00%) BGP
10 12 (18.46%) BIG-IP
11 11 (16.92%) FWSM
12 10 (15.38%) 4G
12 10 (15.38%) MGW
General
1 28 (43.08%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Front Office
3 5 (7.69%) Retail
4 4 (6.15%) Billing
4 4 (6.15%) Legal
4 4 (6.15%) Back Office
5 3 (4.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) NOC Engineer
2 18 (27.69%) IP Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) Design Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Network Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Architect
6 9 (13.85%) Security Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) Network Consultant
9 4 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Security Consultant
9 4 (6.15%) IP Network Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Network Design Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Network Security Consultant
10 3 (4.62%) Network Architect
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Security Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Network Support
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Design Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Designer
10 3 (4.62%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.54%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Change Management
2 19 (29.23%) Configuration Management
2 19 (29.23%) Fault Management
3 14 (21.54%) Network Management
4 13 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 13 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 7 (10.77%) Network Design
5 7 (10.77%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (10.77%) Network Architecture
6 5 (7.69%) ITIL
7 4 (6.15%) CRM
7 4 (6.15%) Demand Forecasting
8 2 (3.08%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.08%) Information Security
8 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.54%) Stress Testing
9 1 (1.54%) eTOM
9 1 (1.54%) DoDAF
9 1 (1.54%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.54%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) Perl
1 1 (1.54%) Python
1 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (27.69%) CCIE
3 15 (23.08%) CCNP
4 14 (21.54%) CISSP
5 12 (18.46%) Check Point Certification
6 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
7 10 (15.38%) CCSP
8 8 (12.31%) CCDP
9 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
10 5 (7.69%) CCNA
11 2 (3.08%) CCSA
11 2 (3.08%) CCSE
12 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.54%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.54%) JNCIE
12 1 (1.54%) Degree
12 1 (1.54%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) PCI DSS
2 7 (10.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 50 (76.92%) Cisco
2 23 (35.38%) CheckPoint
2 23 (35.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 22 (33.85%) F5
4 15 (23.08%) Velocent
4 15 (23.08%) Huawei
5 8 (12.31%) Blue Coat
5 8 (12.31%) Ericsson
6 4 (6.15%) Nokia
7 3 (4.62%) Redback
7 3 (4.62%) Radware
8 2 (3.08%) Nortel
9 1 (1.54%) Avaya
9 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.54%) HP
9 1 (1.54%) McAfee
9 1 (1.54%) VMware
9 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.54%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.54%) Tufin