The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 257 248 217
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Contract jobs citing Juniper 494 552 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.96% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 2.21% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 324 310
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 16
Median hourly rate £45.00 £28.66 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.04% +3.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £21.01 £18.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £23.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+75.78% -13.63%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23644 24948 26301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.90% 43.21% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14457 14759 14896
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1208
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend

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

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Juniper
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Juniper Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Juniper
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
England -1 460 £425 +6.25% 101
London -3 194 £460 +8.23% 33
South East -34 88 £400 +10.34% 38
West Midlands +14 65 £400 -5.88% 5
East of England +22 40 £320 -28.88% 6
City of London +24 33 £471 +10.70% 12
Hertfordshire +4 29 £310 -42.05% 4
Hampshire +13 28 £414 +12.27% 12
Berkshire -2 28 £388 - 9
South West -5 28 £325 -25.71% 5
Birmingham +8 23 £400 -11.11% 3
Solihull +13 21 - -
North West +1 19 £325 -18.75% 9
Watford +12 18 £300 - 1
Scotland +12 14 £305 +10.90% 4
Reading +8 14 £435 +12.25% 7
Wiltshire -20 11 £363 -21.19% 1
Surrey +6 10 £388 +6.16% 8
Cheshire +13 9 £425 +11.84%
County Antrim +1 9 £330 +65.00% 2
Belfast +1 9 £330 +65.00% 2
Bracknell -1 9 £350 - 2
Northern Ireland -1 9 £330 +65.00% 2
Basingstoke +13 8 £425 -7.60% 4
Hammersmith +7 8 £450 -
Yorkshire +18 7 £425 -7.60% 2
Bedfordshire +1 7 £525 +16.66% 1
Oxfordshire -27 7 £475 +35.71% 4
Edinburgh +24 6 £238 -36.91% 1
Bristol +7 6 £319 -42.04% 3

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 with a requirement for Juniper.

1 858 (80.41%) Cisco
2 725 (67.95%) Firewall
3 476 (44.61%) Cisco Certification
4 443 (41.52%) CheckPoint
5 359 (33.65%) CCNP
6 335 (31.40%) F5
7 329 (30.83%) Security Cleared
8 263 (24.65%) SC Cleared
9 258 (24.18%) Network Security
10 256 (23.99%) WAN
11 254 (23.81%) LAN
12 247 (23.15%) VPN
13 221 (20.71%) Cisco ASA
14 213 (19.96%) BGP
15 211 (19.78%) CCNA
16 203 (19.03%) Data Centre
17 191 (17.90%) OSPF
18 187 (17.53%) Windows
19 169 (15.84%) Wireless
19 169 (15.84%) Fortinet
20 164 (15.37%) Load Balancing
21 163 (15.28%) ITIL
22 153 (14.34%) Palo Alto
23 149 (13.96%) Cisco Nexus
24 146 (13.68%) CCIE
25 139 (13.03%) Finance
26 137 (12.84%) Network Design
27 133 (12.46%) TCP/IP
28 126 (11.81%) VMware
29 121 (11.34%) MPLS

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills 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 24 (2.25%) OpenStack
2 16 (1.50%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.12%) IIS
4 11 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (0.84%) Skype for Business
6 7 (0.66%) Apache
6 7 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.56%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.19%) SAS
10 1 (0.094%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.094%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (3.66%) MS Visio
2 31 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.91%) MS Office
3 8 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.094%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.094%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.69%) SaaS
4 17 (1.59%) Office 365
5 15 (1.41%) G Suite
5 15 (1.41%) IaaS
6 9 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (0.56%) Trello
8 5 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.37%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.37%) PaaS
10 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.094%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 725 (67.95%) Firewall
2 258 (24.18%) Network Security
3 256 (23.99%) WAN
4 254 (23.81%) LAN
5 247 (23.15%) VPN
6 221 (20.71%) Cisco ASA
7 213 (19.96%) BGP
8 191 (17.90%) OSPF
9 169 (15.84%) Wireless
10 149 (13.96%) Cisco Nexus
11 133 (12.46%) TCP/IP
12 121 (11.34%) MPLS
13 119 (11.15%) DNS
14 112 (10.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 101 (9.47%) IPsec
16 96 (9.00%) DHCP
17 85 (7.97%) Internet
18 82 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 82 (7.69%) VoIP
19 77 (7.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.94%) MySQL
3 1 (0.094%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.094%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.094%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.094%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.094%) Ingres
3 1 (0.094%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.094%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.094%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.094%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.19%) JIRA
2 2 (0.19%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.19%) Subversion
3 1 (0.094%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.094%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.094%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.094%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.094%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.094%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 139 (13.03%) Finance
2 67 (6.28%) Telecoms
3 40 (3.75%) Banking
4 11 (1.03%) Retail
5 9 (0.84%) Financial Institution
5 9 (0.84%) Legal
6 8 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 8 (0.75%) Local Government
7 6 (0.56%) Back Office
8 5 (0.47%) Billing
9 4 (0.37%) Advertising
10 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.28%) Military
11 2 (0.19%) Law
11 2 (0.19%) Marketing
12 1 (0.094%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.094%) French Language
12 1 (0.094%) Front Office
12 1 (0.094%) Games
12 1 (0.094%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 498 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 172 (16.12%) Architect
3 119 (11.15%) Cisco Engineer
4 112 (10.50%) Security Engineer
5 107 (10.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 107 (10.03%) Network Architect
6 98 (9.18%) Network Security Engineer
7 82 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
8 68 (6.37%) Consultant
9 63 (5.90%) Senior Network Engineer
10 56 (5.25%) Security Architect
11 54 (5.06%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 47 (4.40%) Analyst
13 46 (4.31%) Network Security Architect
14 43 (4.03%) Designer
15 41 (3.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 39 (3.66%) Network Consultant
17 38 (3.56%) Firewall Engineer
18 37 (3.47%) Support Engineer
19 33 (3.09%) Juniper Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (4.40%) 802.1X
2 23 (2.16%) CSS
3 17 (1.59%) Web Services
4 9 (0.84%) LAMP
5 7 (0.66%) Middleware
6 4 (0.37%) .NET
7 3 (0.28%) RFC 2544
8 2 (0.19%) ELK Stack
8 2 (0.19%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.094%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.094%) COM
9 1 (0.094%) jQuery
9 1 (0.094%) Mojolicious
9 1 (0.094%) WCF
9 1 (0.094%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 203 (19.03%) Data Centre
2 63 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (3.66%) PKI
4 22 (2.06%) YubiKey
5 16 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 16 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 15 (1.41%) CESG
7 14 (1.31%) User Experience
8 13 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 11 (1.03%) Replication
10 11 (1.03%) RSA SecurID
11 10 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 8 (0.75%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.66%) Clustering
13 7 (0.66%) Driving Licence
14 6 (0.56%) Private Cloud
15 5 (0.47%) CMDB
15 5 (0.47%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.37%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 187 (17.53%) Windows
2 104 (9.75%) Linux
3 99 (9.28%) Windows Server
4 42 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (3.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (2.72%) Unix
7 27 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.12%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.94%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.94%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.75%) Solaris
12 7 (0.66%) Debian
13 6 (0.56%) SUSE
14 5 (0.47%) AIX
14 5 (0.47%) CentOS
15 4 (0.37%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.37%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.094%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (15.37%) Load Balancing
2 163 (15.28%) ITIL
3 137 (12.84%) Network Design
4 100 (9.37%) Network Management
5 98 (9.18%) Migration
6 67 (6.28%) Change Management
7 61 (5.72%) Network Architecture
8 58 (5.44%) Network Monitoring
9 52 (4.87%) Information Security
10 47 (4.40%) ITIL V3
11 43 (4.03%) SIEM
12 42 (3.94%) Capacity Planning
13 40 (3.75%) Change Control
14 36 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
15 35 (3.28%) Project Management
16 33 (3.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
16 33 (3.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
17 29 (2.72%) Service Delivery
18 26 (2.44%) Mentoring
19 25 (2.34%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (2.62%) SQL
2 15 (1.41%) PowerShell
3 13 (1.22%) PHP
4 12 (1.12%) Perl
5 11 (1.03%) Python
5 11 (1.03%) Shell Script
6 10 (0.94%) C
7 9 (0.84%) Java
8 5 (0.47%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.37%) C++
10 3 (0.28%) Ruby
10 3 (0.28%) VB
10 3 (0.28%) VBScript
11 2 (0.19%) C#
11 2 (0.19%) Lisp
11 2 (0.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 476 (44.61%) Cisco Certification
2 359 (33.65%) CCNP
3 329 (30.83%) Security Cleared
4 263 (24.65%) SC Cleared
5 211 (19.78%) CCNA
6 146 (13.68%) CCIE
7 71 (6.65%) JNCIS
8 70 (6.56%) JNCIA
9 65 (6.09%) JNCIP
10 54 (5.06%) Degree
11 43 (4.03%) DV Cleared
12 33 (3.09%) CCSE
13 28 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (2.25%) CCDP
15 23 (2.16%) MCSE
16 22 (2.06%) JNCIE
17 21 (1.97%) CCDA
18 17 (1.59%) CISSP
19 16 (1.50%) CCSA
20 14 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.22%) PCI DSS
2 29 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (2.72%) SLA
3 9 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.094%) GPG13
5 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.094%) MiFID
5 1 (0.094%) QA
5 1 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (6.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (5.81%) Active Directory
3 33 (3.09%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.50%) ProxySG
4 16 (1.50%) vSphere
5 8 (0.75%) XenApp
6 7 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.56%) Firmware
7 6 (0.56%) Postfix
7 6 (0.56%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.37%) Snort
9 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.28%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.19%) NFS
10 2 (0.19%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.19%) Squid
10 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 45 (4.22%) FortiGate
2 41 (3.84%) Cisco Prime
3 32 (3.00%) Nagios
4 19 (1.78%) OPNET
5 18 (1.69%) Cacti
6 17 (1.59%) SCCM
7 15 (1.41%) OpenView
8 14 (1.31%) SolarWinds Orion
9 13 (1.22%) CA Spectrum
10 11 (1.03%) Nexpose
11 8 (0.75%) Nessus
11 8 (0.75%) SmokePing
12 7 (0.66%) AirWatch
13 6 (0.56%) WSUS
14 5 (0.47%) SCOM
15 4 (0.37%) Backup Exec
15 4 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
15 4 (0.37%) Puppet
15 4 (0.37%) QRadar
15 4 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 858 (80.41%) Cisco
2 443 (41.52%) CheckPoint
3 335 (31.40%) F5
4 169 (15.84%) Fortinet
5 153 (14.34%) Palo Alto
6 126 (11.81%) VMware
7 112 (10.50%) HP
8 103 (9.65%) Microsoft
9 100 (9.37%) SolarWinds
10 76 (7.12%) Blue Coat
10 76 (7.12%) TippingPoint
11 67 (6.28%) Aruba
12 58 (5.44%) Riverbed
13 39 (3.66%) Citrix
14 36 (3.37%) Intel Security
15 34 (3.19%) Nokia
16 30 (2.81%) Dell
17 29 (2.72%) Aerohive Networks
17 29 (2.72%) Brocade
17 29 (2.72%) FireEye
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