The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 112 112 115
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Juniper 13 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.14% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Average daily rate £340 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £270 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £451 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £17.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+69.01% +7.57%
Juniper
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1040 963 926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.34% 36.31% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 517 411
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 33
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% +0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £48.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -9 4 - -
Glasgow - 4 £338 - 6
West Lothian +3 3 £385 +79.06%
Juniper
UK

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) VPN
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
5 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
6 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Crossbeam
7 3 (18.75%) IPsec
7 3 (18.75%) MPLS
7 3 (18.75%) OSPF
7 3 (18.75%) BGP
7 3 (18.75%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) CCNP
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) SSL
8 2 (12.50%) VoIP
8 2 (12.50%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL
8 2 (12.50%) Unix
8 2 (12.50%) Linux

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) VPN
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 3 (18.75%) BGP
4 3 (18.75%) IPsec
4 3 (18.75%) MPLS
4 3 (18.75%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 2 (12.50%) SSL
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Field Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Network Field Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Cabling Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Check Point Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Field Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Technical Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper Architect
6 1 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) Presales
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) CCIE
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) JNCIE
5 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (18.75%) Crossbeam
4 3 (18.75%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) Aruba
6 1 (6.25%) Brocade