The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 31 August 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 87 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Juniper 48 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 1.70% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 3.98% 4.09% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 45
Median daily rate £355 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £20.60 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £21.53 £24.12
% change year-on-year
+100.92% -10.75%
Juniper
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1206 1393 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.70% 41.61% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 857 806
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £179 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £511 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 93 67
Median hourly rate £25.25 £21.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.23% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Juniper as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Wiltshire -7 25 £363 -21.19% 1
Bristol 0 7 £319 -42.04% 3
Gloucestershire +3 6 £338 +5.88% 1
Dorset - 6 £413 -
Devon +8 3 £355 +42.00%
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper 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 South West region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 63 (88.73%) Cisco
2 59 (83.10%) Firewall
3 52 (73.24%) VPN
4 42 (59.15%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (57.75%) Security Cleared
6 35 (49.30%) SC Cleared
7 31 (43.66%) CCNP
7 31 (43.66%) DHCP
8 28 (39.44%) CheckPoint
8 28 (39.44%) BGP
9 26 (36.62%) WAN
10 24 (33.80%) MPLS
10 24 (33.80%) OSPF
10 24 (33.80%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (29.58%) Windows
11 21 (29.58%) DNS
12 19 (26.76%) IPsec
13 17 (23.94%) Wireshark
13 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
14 16 (22.54%) EIGRP
14 16 (22.54%) Junos
14 16 (22.54%) Windows Server
15 15 (21.13%) ITIL
15 15 (21.13%) MS Visio
16 14 (19.72%) LAN
16 14 (19.72%) tcpdump
17 13 (18.31%) MS Office
17 13 (18.31%) CCNA
18 12 (16.90%) VLAN
18 12 (16.90%) JNCIP

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (21.13%) MS Visio
2 13 (18.31%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (83.10%) Firewall
2 52 (73.24%) VPN
3 31 (43.66%) DHCP
4 28 (39.44%) BGP
5 26 (36.62%) WAN
6 24 (33.80%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (33.80%) MPLS
6 24 (33.80%) OSPF
7 21 (29.58%) DNS
8 19 (26.76%) IPsec
9 17 (23.94%) Wireshark
10 16 (22.54%) EIGRP
10 16 (22.54%) Junos
11 14 (19.72%) LAN
11 14 (19.72%) tcpdump
12 12 (16.90%) VLAN
13 11 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (15.49%) Internet
13 11 (15.49%) Wireless
14 10 (14.08%) VoIP
General
1 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.82%) Billing
3 2 (2.82%) Military
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (47.89%) Network Engineer
2 17 (23.94%) Support Engineer
3 15 (21.13%) Network Support
4 14 (19.72%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (15.49%) Designer
5 11 (15.49%) Network Designer
6 9 (12.68%) IP Designer
7 8 (11.27%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Senior Network Support
7 8 (11.27%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Senior Support Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Juniper Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Migration Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Cisco Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Network Analyst
11 3 (4.23%) Administrator
11 3 (4.23%) Architect
11 3 (4.23%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) CESG
3 3 (4.23%) PKI
4 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.41%) Replication
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) ITIL
2 10 (14.08%) Change Management
3 8 (11.27%) Migration
3 8 (11.27%) Network Design
4 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.04%) Network Management
6 5 (7.04%) Project Management
7 4 (5.63%) Workflow
8 3 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.23%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (4.23%) Information Security
8 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.23%) Network Optimisation
8 3 (4.23%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.23%) SIEM
9 2 (2.82%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (59.15%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (57.75%) Security Cleared
3 35 (49.30%) SC Cleared
4 31 (43.66%) CCNP
5 13 (18.31%) CCNA
6 12 (16.90%) JNCIP
7 8 (11.27%) DV Cleared
8 6 (8.45%) CCIE
9 3 (4.23%) CCDP
9 3 (4.23%) JNCIA
9 3 (4.23%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.82%) CISSP
10 2 (2.82%) Degree
10 2 (2.82%) HND
10 2 (2.82%) MCSE
10 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.41%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.41%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.23%) Firmware
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.82%) SCCM
3 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 63 (88.73%) Cisco
2 28 (39.44%) CheckPoint
3 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.27%) Blue Coat
4 8 (11.27%) F5
4 8 (11.27%) Fortinet
4 8 (11.27%) TippingPoint
5 6 (8.45%) SonicWALL
5 6 (8.45%) WatchGuard
6 5 (7.04%) Palo Alto
7 4 (5.63%) Dell
7 4 (5.63%) HP
7 4 (5.63%) VMware
8 3 (4.23%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.82%) BT
10 1 (1.41%) Brocade
10 1 (1.41%) Draytek
10 1 (1.41%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.41%) Veritas
10 1 (1.41%) ZyXEL