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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 230 263 268
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +5
Contract jobs citing Juniper 542 376 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.72% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% 1.55% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 196 181
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £506 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 19
Average hourly rate £27.75 £19.65 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.22% -39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.22 £12.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.65 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.65 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+22.74% -38.59%

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
26282 24246 25665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.03% 46.23% 47.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15364 13731 13222
Average daily rate £388 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1242 1169 1321
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
England +37 510 £375 - 172
London +65 256 £400 -0.37% 55
South East +3 113 £370 +29.73% 38
City of London +36 82 £375 -6.25% 21
Berkshire +17 47 £375 +212.50% 13
South West -13 36 £300 +7.14% 23
West Midlands +7 33 £375 +16.27% 19
Surrey +1 27 £375 +4.16% 6
North West -38 21 £320 +1.58% 11
East of England -7 16 £345 -27.36% 15
Hampshire -14 14 £250 -18.69% 6
Reading +6 13 £438 +84.21% 9
Buckinghamshire +1 13 £338 - 2
Devon - 12 £295 - 3
Manchester -10 11 £310 -4.61% 5
Exeter - 11 £295 - 3
Bracknell +8 10 £260 - 1
Milton Keynes +1 10 £325 -
Guildford -2 10 £403 +78.88% 1
Wiltshire -6 10 £500 +53.84% 4
Yorkshire -1 9 £358 -19.20% 9
Cheshire -19 9 £328 +7.37% 5
Shropshire - 9 - -
Gloucestershire -15 8 £275 - 3
Wales -18 8 £250 -47.36% 14
North East -33 8 £349 -
Cambridgeshire +4 7 £345 -34.28% 7
East Midlands +2 7 £500 +73.91% 2
West Yorkshire -6 7 - - 4
Telford - 7 - -

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 848 (80.76%) Cisco
2 665 (63.33%) Firewall
3 417 (39.71%) Cisco Certification
4 350 (33.33%) F5
5 346 (32.95%) CheckPoint
6 281 (26.76%) WAN
7 278 (26.48%) CCNP
8 268 (25.52%) LAN
9 262 (24.95%) VPN
10 256 (24.38%) BGP
11 234 (22.29%) OSPF
12 219 (20.86%) Network Security
13 204 (19.43%) Cisco ASA
14 193 (18.38%) ITIL
15 182 (17.33%) Security Cleared
16 177 (16.86%) Windows
17 176 (16.76%) CCNA
18 170 (16.19%) Blue Coat
19 166 (15.81%) MPLS
20 158 (15.05%) Finance
21 153 (14.57%) Telecoms
22 152 (14.48%) HP
22 152 (14.48%) SC Cleared
23 145 (13.81%) DNS
24 142 (13.52%) VMware
25 139 (13.24%) TCP/IP
26 135 (12.86%) Cisco Nexus
27 131 (12.48%) Load Balancing
28 120 (11.43%) Wireless
29 117 (11.14%) Linux

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 48 (4.57%) MS Exchange
2 33 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (1.90%) IIS
6 18 (1.71%) Apache
7 17 (1.62%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (0.57%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.48%) Lync
11 4 (0.38%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.19%) JBoss
13 2 (0.19%) SAS
13 2 (0.19%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.19%) CMS
13 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 47 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.19%) MS Visio
2 23 (2.19%) MS Office
3 4 (0.38%) MS Project
4 3 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.19%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.29%) Summit
2 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.095%) RMDS
3 1 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.38%) SaaS
4 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.19%) Office 365
4 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.095%) IaaS
5 1 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.095%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 665 (63.33%) Firewall
2 281 (26.76%) WAN
3 268 (25.52%) LAN
4 262 (24.95%) VPN
5 256 (24.38%) BGP
6 234 (22.29%) OSPF
7 219 (20.86%) Network Security
8 204 (19.43%) Cisco ASA
9 166 (15.81%) MPLS
10 145 (13.81%) DNS
11 139 (13.24%) TCP/IP
12 135 (12.86%) Cisco Nexus
13 120 (11.43%) Wireless
14 110 (10.48%) SSL
15 105 (10.00%) SAN
16 102 (9.71%) VLAN
17 85 (8.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 85 (8.10%) Junos
17 85 (8.10%) VoIP
18 83 (7.90%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (1.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.95%) MySQL
3 6 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.19%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.19%) Big Data
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.095%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.095%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.29%) Subversion
2 3 (0.29%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.095%) MSI
4 1 (0.095%) AdminStudio
General
1 158 (15.05%) Finance
2 153 (14.57%) Telecoms
3 82 (7.81%) Banking
4 18 (1.71%) Investment Banking
5 14 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.05%) Retail
7 10 (0.95%) Spanish Language
8 9 (0.86%) Law
9 8 (0.76%) Legal
10 6 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.48%) Games
11 5 (0.48%) Local Government
12 4 (0.38%) German Language
13 3 (0.29%) International Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Advertising
14 2 (0.19%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.19%) French Language
15 1 (0.095%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.095%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 344 (32.76%) Network Engineer
2 140 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 108 (10.29%) Consultant
4 87 (8.29%) Architect
5 79 (7.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 69 (6.57%) Analyst
7 57 (5.43%) IP Engineer
8 54 (5.14%) Network Consultant
9 49 (4.67%) Design Engineer
10 46 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 43 (4.10%) Senior Network Engineer
12 42 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
13 41 (3.90%) Support Engineer
13 41 (3.90%) Cisco Engineer
14 35 (3.33%) Network Support
15 33 (3.14%) Network Analyst
16 32 (3.05%) Security Consultant
16 32 (3.05%) Senior Security Engineer
17 30 (2.86%) Administrator
18 29 (2.76%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.00%) CSS
2 13 (1.24%) Web Services
3 9 (0.86%) SOAP
4 5 (0.48%) Middleware
5 3 (0.29%) HTML
5 3 (0.29%) .NET
6 2 (0.19%) JMS
6 2 (0.19%) WAP
6 2 (0.19%) SAML
6 2 (0.19%) Spring
6 2 (0.19%) Ajax
6 2 (0.19%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.19%) JPA
7 1 (0.095%) RESTful
7 1 (0.095%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.095%) JSF
7 1 (0.095%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.095%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.095%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 46 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (2.86%) PKI
3 22 (2.10%) Clustering
4 18 (1.71%) Blackberry
5 17 (1.62%) CESG
5 17 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 16 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.33%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.24%) Open Source
8 13 (1.24%) CESG CLAS
8 13 (1.24%) Cryptography
8 13 (1.24%) User Experience
9 12 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.14%) SecurID
10 11 (1.05%) RMADS
11 10 (0.95%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.86%) Replication
13 6 (0.57%) Statistics
14 5 (0.48%) Online Games
14 5 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 177 (16.86%) Windows
2 117 (11.14%) Linux
3 90 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 88 (8.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 61 (5.81%) UNIX
6 34 (3.24%) Solaris
7 32 (3.05%) Windows 7
8 30 (2.86%) Windows XP
9 26 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.86%) CentOS
12 6 (0.57%) Android
13 4 (0.38%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.38%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.29%) SUSE
15 2 (0.19%) MVS
15 2 (0.19%) VMS
15 2 (0.19%) AIX
16 1 (0.095%) HPUX
16 1 (0.095%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (18.38%) ITIL
2 131 (12.48%) Load Balancing
3 89 (8.48%) Network Management
4 78 (7.43%) Network Design
5 63 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
6 56 (5.33%) Incident Management
6 56 (5.33%) Service Delivery
7 55 (5.24%) Service Management
7 55 (5.24%) Network Architecture
8 47 (4.48%) Mentoring
9 39 (3.71%) Information Security
10 38 (3.62%) Change Management
11 37 (3.52%) Migration
11 37 (3.52%) Project Management
11 37 (3.52%) Kalman Filter
12 33 (3.14%) Change Control
12 33 (3.14%) Risk Assessment
13 26 (2.48%) Penetration Testing
13 26 (2.48%) Low Latency
14 25 (2.38%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 53 (5.05%) Perl
2 42 (4.00%) SQL
3 16 (1.52%) Bash Shell
4 14 (1.33%) Java
5 12 (1.14%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.14%) C
6 10 (0.95%) Python
7 9 (0.86%) C++
7 9 (0.86%) PHP
7 9 (0.86%) Shell Script
8 8 (0.76%) Tcl
9 3 (0.29%) VBScript
10 1 (0.095%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 417 (39.71%) Cisco Certification
2 278 (26.48%) CCNP
3 182 (17.33%) Security Cleared
4 176 (16.76%) CCNA
5 152 (14.48%) SC Cleared
6 116 (11.05%) CCIE
7 54 (5.14%) CISSP
8 48 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (4.48%) CCSE
10 37 (3.52%) JNCIS
10 37 (3.52%) Degree
11 36 (3.43%) JNCIA
12 35 (3.33%) CCDP
13 32 (3.05%) CCSP
13 32 (3.05%) CCSA
14 30 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
14 30 (2.86%) DV Cleared
14 30 (2.86%) JNCIP
15 29 (2.76%) MCITP
16 26 (2.48%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.29%) SLA
2 28 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 24 (2.29%) QA
4 18 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (1.05%) JSP 440
7 8 (0.76%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.38%) COBIT
8 4 (0.38%) GPG13
9 1 (0.095%) BS25999
9 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.095%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 93 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 61 (5.81%) Hyper-V
4 48 (4.57%) ProxySG
4 48 (4.57%) vSphere
5 33 (3.14%) XenApp
6 31 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (2.67%) Snort
8 19 (1.81%) VMware ESX
8 19 (1.81%) NFS
9 17 (1.62%) Squid
10 9 (0.86%) qmail
11 8 (0.76%) ISA Server
11 8 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (0.67%) UAG
13 4 (0.38%) XenServer
13 4 (0.38%) vCloud
13 4 (0.38%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.38%) Sendmail
13 4 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 46 (4.38%) Backup Exec
2 35 (3.33%) FortiGate
3 22 (2.10%) OPNET
3 22 (2.10%) SCCM
4 13 (1.24%) Zenoss
4 13 (1.24%) WhatsUp Gold
5 12 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
5 12 (1.14%) SCOM
6 8 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (0.67%) MOM
8 6 (0.57%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.57%) Nessus
9 5 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.48%) MIMEsweeper
9 5 (0.48%) OpenView
9 5 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 848 (80.76%) Cisco
2 350 (33.33%) F5
3 346 (32.95%) CheckPoint
4 170 (16.19%) Blue Coat
5 152 (14.48%) HP
6 142 (13.52%) VMware
7 114 (10.86%) Microsoft
8 94 (8.95%) Citrix
9 88 (8.38%) McAfee
10 77 (7.33%) Fortinet
11 75 (7.14%) Nokia
12 74 (7.05%) Riverbed
13 54 (5.14%) Symantec
14 50 (4.76%) EMC
15 48 (4.57%) Sourcefire
16 45 (4.29%) Nortel
17 43 (4.10%) Avaya
17 43 (4.10%) SolarWinds
18 38 (3.62%) Websense
19 35 (3.33%) Brocade
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Surrey
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West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £25 - £27.57 per hour
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £0.00 per annum + NEG
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City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £401 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £45000 - £48000 per annum + pension, medical, dental.
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Exeter
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