The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Scotland 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 124 110 113
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing Juniper 4 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.42% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.91% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate £200 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.93% +9.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £32.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-32.81% +3.22%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1135 1099 1126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.67% 46.59% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 525 537
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £237 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 61
Average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.92 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Juniper
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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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

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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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -26 3 £145 -51.66% 1
Glasgow - 1 £350 - 3
South Lanarkshire - - - -
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Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) CheckPoint
4 8 (61.54%) Network Security
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (38.46%) Cryptography
6 5 (38.46%) McAfee
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 4 (30.77%) Time Management
7 4 (30.77%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (30.77%) Crossbeam
7 4 (30.77%) F5
7 4 (30.77%) TippingPoint
7 4 (30.77%) Riverbed
7 4 (30.77%) Junos
8 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
8 3 (23.08%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (23.08%) vSphere
8 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
1 12 (92.31%) LAN
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) Network Security
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) Junos
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) VoIP
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 1 (7.69%) MRTG
7 1 (7.69%) xDSL
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (7.69%) HSRP
7 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Support
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Cryptography
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
2 4 (30.77%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCSP
2 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) JSP 440
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) vSphere
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) CheckPoint
3 5 (38.46%) McAfee
3 5 (38.46%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Crossbeam
4 4 (30.77%) F5
4 4 (30.77%) TippingPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Riverbed
5 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
5 3 (23.08%) EMC
6 2 (15.38%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Remedy
7 1 (7.69%) BMC