The first table below looks at the demand for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 11 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the South East 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 239 219 239
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 3 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.12% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.65% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
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£513 £395 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.74% -4.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £413 £331
% change year-on-year
-2.90% +24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1702 1527 2000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.00% 18.30% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 659 550
Average daily rate £335 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 153 188
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
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England

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in the South East

NetScreen
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

NetScreen Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

NetScreen
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScreen within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
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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
Surrey +4 3 £513 +5.12% 2
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
NetScreen
England

NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing NetScreen 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 NetScreen.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (68.75%) Blue Coat
5 10 (62.50%) Juniper
6 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (43.75%) MPLS
7 7 (43.75%) F5
8 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (37.50%) Network Architecture
8 6 (37.50%) OSPF
8 6 (37.50%) VPN
8 6 (37.50%) Finance
8 6 (37.50%) Project Management
9 5 (31.25%) BGP
9 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (31.25%) DNS
9 5 (31.25%) Windows
10 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (25.00%) SSL
10 4 (25.00%) McAfee
10 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (25.00%) VMware
10 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
10 4 (25.00%) Change Management
10 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (25.00%) Network Security
10 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (25.00%) UAG

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing NetScreen 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 NetScreen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) Lync
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (43.75%) MPLS
4 6 (37.50%) OSPF
4 6 (37.50%) VPN
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) BGP
5 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (25.00%) SSL
6 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (18.75%) LDAP
8 2 (12.50%) Wireless
8 2 (12.50%) Junos
8 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (6.25%) FWSM
9 1 (6.25%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (6.25%) VLAN
9 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Network Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
1 6 (37.50%) Network Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) CCIE
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) HND
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) MCTS
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (25.00%) UAG
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) Sendmail
3 1 (6.25%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) Blue Coat
3 10 (62.50%) Juniper
4 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (43.75%) F5
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) McAfee
7 2 (12.50%) Nokia
7 2 (12.50%) TippingPoint
7 2 (12.50%) Aruba
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle
8 1 (6.25%) Websense
8 1 (6.25%) NetApp
8 1 (6.25%) Sun
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