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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper
Rank 212 299 284
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -15
Contract jobs citing Juniper 477 287 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.95% 0.59% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 1.28% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 169 173
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £327 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.67% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 17
Average hourly rate £18.13 £18.65 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.78% -17.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.25 £18.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £56.80 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £19.30 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -37.23%

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
22941 22351 21486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 45.76% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13405 12390 11237
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 968 1337
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.31 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Juniper within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
England +74 444 £375 - 186
London +63 213 £365 -8.75% 72
South East +45 115 £375 +36.36% 43
City of London +24 61 £375 -6.25% 30
Berkshire +24 48 £375 +78.57% 13
South West +1 41 £350 +7.03% 28
North West +10 34 £500 +25.00% 9
Wiltshire +16 30 £363 +10.85% 3
Surrey +19 26 £370 +25.95% 4
Swindon -2 17 £375 +14.67% 3
Manchester -2 15 £294 -2.08% 6
Scotland -3 14 £325 -7.14% 3
Hampshire -19 14 £370 +9.62% 13
Cheshire +7 12 £500 +17.64% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 12 £350 - 2
East Sussex - 12 £425 - 1
Milton Keynes +1 11 £350 - 2
Yorkshire -12 11 £425 +41.66% 11
West Midlands +7 10 £275 -21.42% 10
Reading +5 10 £375 +78.57% 5
Edinburgh +3 9 £320 - 1
Bracknell +3 8 £263 +15.38% 2
Farnborough -3 8 £388 -10.71%
North East - 8 £436 -
East Midlands +20 7 £350 - 1
York +16 7 £425 - 1
North Yorkshire +10 7 £425 - 1
Birmingham +1 6 £438 - 5
Warrington - 6 £500 - 1
Guildford +3 5 £440 +31.34% 1

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 845 (83.66%) Cisco
2 657 (65.05%) Firewall
3 448 (44.36%) Cisco Certification
4 377 (37.33%) CheckPoint
5 345 (34.16%) F5
6 307 (30.40%) CCNP
7 304 (30.10%) LAN
8 298 (29.50%) WAN
9 279 (27.62%) BGP
10 249 (24.65%) VPN
11 247 (24.46%) Cisco ASA
12 241 (23.86%) OSPF
13 225 (22.28%) MPLS
14 198 (19.60%) Network Security
15 191 (18.91%) CCNA
16 188 (18.61%) Security Cleared
17 187 (18.51%) ITIL
18 182 (18.02%) Finance
19 173 (17.13%) Blue Coat
20 167 (16.53%) TCP/IP
21 155 (15.35%) Windows
22 152 (15.05%) Cisco Nexus
23 148 (14.65%) SC Cleared
24 144 (14.26%) DNS
25 141 (13.96%) VMware
26 137 (13.56%) CCIE
27 133 (13.17%) Telecoms
28 130 (12.87%) Load Balancing
29 127 (12.57%) Linux
30 114 (11.29%) HP

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 34 (3.37%) MS Exchange
2 20 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (1.98%) IIS
3 13 (1.29%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (0.99%) Lync
6 8 (0.79%) Apache
7 7 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.40%) SAS
9 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.20%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.099%) JBoss
10 1 (0.099%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.099%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.099%) WebLogic
Applications
1 55 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.77%) MS Office
3 16 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.20%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.099%) MS Project
6 1 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (0.99%) RMDS
2 7 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.099%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.40%) SaaS
4 3 (0.30%) Office 365
4 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.099%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.099%) PaaS
6 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 657 (65.05%) Firewall
2 304 (30.10%) LAN
3 298 (29.50%) WAN
4 279 (27.62%) BGP
5 249 (24.65%) VPN
6 247 (24.46%) Cisco ASA
7 241 (23.86%) OSPF
8 225 (22.28%) MPLS
9 198 (19.60%) Network Security
10 167 (16.53%) TCP/IP
11 152 (15.05%) Cisco Nexus
12 144 (14.26%) DNS
13 105 (10.40%) SSL
14 101 (10.00%) Wireless
15 96 (9.50%) EIGRP
16 95 (9.41%) DHCP
16 95 (9.41%) Cisco IOS
17 94 (9.31%) SAN
18 93 (9.21%) VLAN
19 91 (9.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.79%) MySQL
3 7 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.099%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.099%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.099%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.099%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.40%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.099%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.099%) MSI
General
1 182 (18.02%) Finance
2 133 (13.17%) Telecoms
3 92 (9.11%) Banking
4 32 (3.17%) Investment Banking
5 14 (1.39%) Games
6 10 (0.99%) Spanish Language
6 10 (0.99%) Local Government
6 10 (0.99%) Legal
7 9 (0.89%) Law
8 7 (0.69%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.69%) Retail
9 4 (0.40%) Marketing
10 3 (0.30%) French Language
10 3 (0.30%) German Language
11 2 (0.20%) Advertising
11 2 (0.20%) Billing
12 1 (0.099%) Danish Language
12 1 (0.099%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.099%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.099%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 404 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 113 (11.19%) Security Engineer
3 95 (9.41%) Consultant
4 79 (7.82%) Architect
5 69 (6.83%) Network Security Engineer
6 64 (6.34%) Analyst
7 59 (5.84%) Network Consultant
7 59 (5.84%) IP Engineer
8 45 (4.46%) Senior Network Engineer
9 43 (4.26%) Network Support
10 42 (4.16%) Network Analyst
11 38 (3.76%) Support Engineer
12 34 (3.37%) Design Engineer
13 33 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 30 (2.97%) Designer
14 30 (2.97%) Firewall Engineer
15 27 (2.67%) Security Consultant
15 27 (2.67%) Cisco Engineer
16 26 (2.57%) Operations Engineer
17 24 (2.38%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.29%) CSS
2 10 (0.99%) Rendezvous
2 10 (0.99%) Web Services
3 7 (0.69%) .NET
4 6 (0.59%) SOAP
5 5 (0.50%) Middleware
6 4 (0.40%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.40%) JSP
6 4 (0.40%) HTML
7 2 (0.20%) JPA
7 2 (0.20%) Spring
7 2 (0.20%) Ajax
7 2 (0.20%) XMPP
7 2 (0.20%) WAP
7 2 (0.20%) JMS
8 1 (0.099%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.099%) WSRP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (3.96%) PKI
3 25 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
4 24 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 22 (2.18%) Clustering
6 17 (1.68%) Cryptography
7 16 (1.58%) CESG
7 16 (1.58%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.39%) User Experience
8 14 (1.39%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.29%) CESG CLAS
10 12 (1.19%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.19%) Online Games
11 11 (1.09%) RMADS
12 10 (0.99%) Replication
13 8 (0.79%) Open Source
14 7 (0.69%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.59%) SecurID
16 4 (0.40%) Digital Media
16 4 (0.40%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 155 (15.35%) Windows
2 127 (12.57%) Linux
3 79 (7.82%) UNIX
4 65 (6.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (6.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (3.76%) Solaris
7 26 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (1.88%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.99%) CentOS
10 6 (0.59%) Android
10 6 (0.59%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.50%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.30%) SUSE
12 3 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.099%) AIX
13 1 (0.099%) MVS
13 1 (0.099%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (18.51%) ITIL
2 130 (12.87%) Load Balancing
3 80 (7.92%) Network Design
4 70 (6.93%) Network Monitoring
4 70 (6.93%) Network Management
5 63 (6.24%) Service Management
6 60 (5.94%) Incident Management
7 56 (5.54%) Service Delivery
8 54 (5.35%) Network Architecture
9 50 (4.95%) Mentoring
10 45 (4.46%) Project Management
11 44 (4.36%) Low Latency
12 41 (4.06%) E-Commerce
13 40 (3.96%) Information Security
14 38 (3.76%) Migration
15 29 (2.87%) Kalman Filter
16 28 (2.77%) Change Management
17 27 (2.67%) Time Management
18 25 (2.48%) TOGAF
19 21 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 44 (4.36%) SQL
2 40 (3.96%) Perl
3 24 (2.38%) Python
4 19 (1.88%) C
5 16 (1.58%) PowerShell
5 16 (1.58%) Java
6 15 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 14 (1.39%) Shell Script
7 14 (1.39%) C++
8 6 (0.59%) PHP
9 4 (0.40%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.20%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.20%) VBScript
11 1 (0.099%) Tcl
11 1 (0.099%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 448 (44.36%) Cisco Certification
2 307 (30.40%) CCNP
3 191 (18.91%) CCNA
4 188 (18.61%) Security Cleared
5 148 (14.65%) SC Cleared
6 137 (13.56%) CCIE
7 54 (5.35%) CISSP
8 48 (4.75%) CCSE
9 40 (3.96%) JNCIP
10 39 (3.86%) DV Cleared
11 37 (3.66%) JNCIS
12 36 (3.56%) JNCIA
13 34 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 33 (3.27%) CCSA
15 32 (3.17%) Degree
16 27 (2.67%) CCDP
17 25 (2.48%) CCIP
18 23 (2.28%) MCSE
19 19 (1.88%) CCSP
20 16 (1.58%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.46%) SLA
2 22 (2.18%) QA
3 20 (1.98%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (1.19%) JSP 440
6 7 (0.69%) GPG13
7 5 (0.50%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.099%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.099%) COBIT
System Software
1 75 (7.43%) Active Directory
2 65 (6.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (4.46%) vSphere
4 35 (3.47%) ProxySG
5 33 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (2.67%) Hyper-V
7 22 (2.18%) Snort
8 20 (1.98%) XenApp
9 12 (1.19%) VMware ESX
10 11 (1.09%) NFS
10 11 (1.09%) XenServer
11 9 (0.89%) UAG
11 9 (0.89%) Sendmail
12 7 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (0.59%) vCloud
13 6 (0.59%) Squid
14 5 (0.50%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.40%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.40%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (3.86%) FortiGate
2 31 (3.07%) SCCM
3 17 (1.68%) OPNET
4 15 (1.49%) WhatsUp Gold
5 14 (1.39%) SCOM
6 10 (0.99%) MIMEsweeper
7 9 (0.89%) MAILsweeper
7 9 (0.89%) MOM
7 9 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
8 8 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (0.79%) Nagios
9 7 (0.69%) Backup Exec
9 7 (0.69%) Nessus
9 7 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
10 6 (0.59%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.30%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.30%) RANCID
Vendors
1 845 (83.66%) Cisco
2 377 (37.33%) CheckPoint
3 345 (34.16%) F5
4 173 (17.13%) Blue Coat
5 141 (13.96%) VMware
6 114 (11.29%) HP
7 101 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 94 (9.31%) Fortinet
9 80 (7.92%) McAfee
10 78 (7.72%) Citrix
11 77 (7.62%) Riverbed
12 75 (7.43%) Nokia
13 68 (6.73%) SolarWinds
14 51 (5.05%) Avaya
15 40 (3.96%) Websense
16 37 (3.66%) Brocade
16 37 (3.66%) Sourcefire
17 35 (3.47%) Nortel
18 31 (3.07%) NetApp
18 31 (3.07%) EMC
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: MARKET RATES
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £327.51 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £370 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £225 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
QUANTICA
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £315 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago