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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 193 251 262
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +11
Contract jobs citing Juniper 624 423 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 0.80% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 1.72% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 226 201
Average daily rate
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£375 £335 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -9.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 33
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.30 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.48% -37.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £12.00 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.30 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -35.48%

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
26411 24620 26895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.85% 46.66% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14970 13786 13658
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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 1179 1110 1356
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 +54 590 £375 +11.94% 159
London +63 251 £400 +6.66% 51
South East +24 133 £355 +24.56% 47
City of London +59 94 £388 +1.63% 25
Berkshire +32 75 £375 +212.50% 14
South West +1 57 £386 +37.94% 28
West Midlands +14 42 £320 -7.24% 11
North West -24 39 £290 -4.91% 4
Wiltshire +12 27 £475 +46.15% 4
Reading +23 22 £450 +38.46% 6
Cheshire -3 22 £285 -6.55%
Swindon +10 21 £475 +62.39% 1
Surrey -17 20 £375 +15.38% 9
Hampshire -12 19 £313 -16.66% 8
East of England -8 17 £350 -26.31% 4
Manchester -14 17 £320 +2.40% 1
Birmingham +10 16 £320 -7.24% 7
Gloucestershire -4 13 £275 - 3
Bracknell +7 12 £244 - 1
Yorkshire +2 12 £320 -26.43% 6
East Midlands +1 10 £500 +66.66% 2
West Yorkshire +6 9 £210 -51.72% 4
Slough +2 9 £375 - 3
Wales -14 9 £450 -12.19% 2
Cheltenham - 9 £263 - 1
Cambridgeshire +11 8 £335 -36.19%
South Wales -5 8 £350 -31.70% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £388 - 4
Scotland -10 7 £340 +2.87% 1
Guildford +4 6 £368 +63.33% 1

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 843 (80.67%) Cisco
2 648 (62.01%) Firewall
3 411 (39.33%) Cisco Certification
4 345 (33.01%) CheckPoint
5 343 (32.82%) F5
6 287 (27.46%) CCNP
7 256 (24.50%) VPN
8 255 (24.40%) WAN
9 242 (23.16%) BGP
10 241 (23.06%) LAN
11 230 (22.01%) Network Security
12 227 (21.72%) OSPF
13 196 (18.76%) Cisco ASA
14 179 (17.13%) ITIL
15 170 (16.27%) Windows
15 170 (16.27%) Blue Coat
16 167 (15.98%) Security Cleared
17 166 (15.89%) Finance
18 165 (15.79%) MPLS
19 164 (15.69%) CCNA
20 163 (15.60%) Telecoms
21 158 (15.12%) DNS
22 153 (14.64%) HP
23 143 (13.68%) SC Cleared
24 136 (13.01%) VMware
25 131 (12.54%) Load Balancing
26 128 (12.25%) Cisco Nexus
27 127 (12.15%) Wireless
28 126 (12.06%) Microsoft
29 125 (11.96%) TCP/IP

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 49 (4.69%) MS Exchange
2 38 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (2.68%) Apache
4 26 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 24 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (2.01%) SharePoint
7 19 (1.82%) IIS
8 8 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (0.77%) Lync
9 7 (0.67%) SAS
9 7 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.57%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.38%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.19%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.19%) CMS
14 1 (0.096%) OpenStack
Applications
1 51 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 18 (1.72%) MS Office
4 5 (0.48%) MS Project
5 4 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.096%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.19%) Summit
1 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.29%) SaaS
4 2 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.19%) Office 365
4 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.096%) PaaS
5 1 (0.096%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 648 (62.01%) Firewall
2 256 (24.50%) VPN
3 255 (24.40%) WAN
4 242 (23.16%) BGP
5 241 (23.06%) LAN
6 230 (22.01%) Network Security
7 227 (21.72%) OSPF
8 196 (18.76%) Cisco ASA
9 165 (15.79%) MPLS
10 158 (15.12%) DNS
11 128 (12.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 127 (12.15%) Wireless
13 125 (11.96%) TCP/IP
14 108 (10.33%) SSL
15 105 (10.05%) VLAN
16 104 (9.95%) SAN
17 93 (8.90%) VoIP
18 87 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
19 86 (8.23%) Ethernet
20 84 (8.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.05%) MySQL
3 6 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.19%) Big Data
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (0.19%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.096%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.096%) MS Access
5 1 (0.096%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (0.38%) Subversion
2 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.096%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.096%) Metasploit
General
1 166 (15.89%) Finance
2 163 (15.60%) Telecoms
3 84 (8.04%) Banking
4 27 (2.58%) Investment Banking
5 25 (2.39%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.15%) Retail
7 9 (0.86%) Law
7 9 (0.86%) Legal
8 8 (0.77%) Spanish Language
9 7 (0.67%) German Language
10 6 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.57%) Games
10 6 (0.57%) Local Government
11 5 (0.48%) Back Office
12 3 (0.29%) International Banking
13 2 (0.19%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.19%) Front Office
13 2 (0.19%) Advertising
13 2 (0.19%) Billing
13 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 349 (33.40%) Network Engineer
2 150 (14.35%) Security Engineer
3 112 (10.72%) Consultant
4 86 (8.23%) Architect
5 85 (8.13%) Network Security Engineer
6 67 (6.41%) IP Engineer
7 66 (6.32%) Analyst
8 55 (5.26%) Network Consultant
8 55 (5.26%) Design Engineer
9 43 (4.11%) Firewall Engineer
10 42 (4.02%) Support Engineer
11 41 (3.92%) Cisco Engineer
12 39 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 35 (3.35%) Senior Network Engineer
14 34 (3.25%) Security Consultant
14 34 (3.25%) Network Support
15 32 (3.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 31 (2.97%) Project Engineer
16 31 (2.97%) Senior Security Engineer
16 31 (2.97%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.91%) CSS
2 15 (1.44%) Web Services
3 10 (0.96%) SOAP
4 5 (0.48%) Middleware
5 4 (0.38%) SAML
5 4 (0.38%) HTML
6 2 (0.19%) JPA
6 2 (0.19%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.19%) WAP
6 2 (0.19%) .NET
6 2 (0.19%) JMS
6 2 (0.19%) Spring
6 2 (0.19%) JSF
6 2 (0.19%) Ajax
7 1 (0.096%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.096%) COM
7 1 (0.096%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.096%) OCX
7 1 (0.096%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (2.20%) Clustering
3 21 (2.01%) Computer Science
3 21 (2.01%) PKI
4 18 (1.72%) CESG
5 17 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.34%) Blackberry
7 13 (1.24%) CESG CLAS
7 13 (1.24%) Open Source
7 13 (1.24%) Visualisation
8 12 (1.15%) User Experience
8 12 (1.15%) Cryptography
9 11 (1.05%) Replication
9 11 (1.05%) SecurID
9 11 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.05%) RMADS
10 10 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.48%) NHS
12 4 (0.38%) Online Games
12 4 (0.38%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 170 (16.27%) Windows
2 116 (11.10%) Linux
3 87 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 60 (5.74%) UNIX
5 32 (3.06%) Solaris
6 31 (2.97%) Windows 7
7 30 (2.87%) Windows XP
8 22 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.38%) AIX
11 3 (0.29%) SUSE
11 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.29%) Android
12 2 (0.19%) CentOS
12 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.19%) MVS
12 2 (0.19%) VMS
12 2 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (17.13%) ITIL
2 131 (12.54%) Load Balancing
3 92 (8.80%) Network Management
4 82 (7.85%) Network Design
5 60 (5.74%) Service Delivery
6 56 (5.36%) Service Management
7 50 (4.78%) Incident Management
8 49 (4.69%) Mentoring
9 48 (4.59%) Network Architecture
10 41 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
11 40 (3.83%) Project Management
12 39 (3.73%) Migration
12 39 (3.73%) Kalman Filter
13 37 (3.54%) Information Security
14 36 (3.44%) Risk Assessment
14 36 (3.44%) Change Control
15 33 (3.16%) Change Management
16 29 (2.78%) Security Architecture
17 28 (2.68%) Problem Management
18 27 (2.58%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (5.74%) Perl
2 40 (3.83%) SQL
3 20 (1.91%) C
4 18 (1.72%) PHP
5 16 (1.53%) Java
6 9 (0.86%) Bash Shell
7 7 (0.67%) Tcl
8 6 (0.57%) Python
9 5 (0.48%) C++
9 5 (0.48%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.48%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.29%) VBScript
11 1 (0.096%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 411 (39.33%) Cisco Certification
2 287 (27.46%) CCNP
3 167 (15.98%) Security Cleared
4 164 (15.69%) CCNA
5 143 (13.68%) SC Cleared
6 122 (11.67%) CCIE
7 64 (6.12%) CISSP
8 50 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 43 (4.11%) Degree
9 43 (4.11%) JNCIS
10 41 (3.92%) CCDP
11 39 (3.73%) JNCIA
12 37 (3.54%) JNCIP
12 37 (3.54%) CCSE
13 35 (3.35%) CCSP
14 34 (3.25%) Check Point Certification
15 29 (2.78%) MCITP
16 27 (2.58%) JNCIE
17 26 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 26 (2.49%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.54%) SLA
2 36 (3.44%) PCI DSS
3 24 (2.30%) QA
4 17 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (1.05%) JSP 440
7 6 (0.57%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.48%) COBIT
9 4 (0.38%) GPG13
10 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.096%) TickIT
10 1 (0.096%) BS25999
System Software
1 87 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (6.60%) Active Directory
3 62 (5.93%) Hyper-V
4 46 (4.40%) vSphere
5 40 (3.83%) ProxySG
6 33 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
7 31 (2.97%) XenApp
8 21 (2.01%) Snort
9 20 (1.91%) VMware ESX
9 20 (1.91%) Squid
10 18 (1.72%) NFS
11 11 (1.05%) qmail
12 8 (0.77%) UAG
13 7 (0.67%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.48%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
14 5 (0.48%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.38%) vCloud
15 4 (0.38%) Shibboleth
16 3 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (4.50%) Backup Exec
2 33 (3.16%) FortiGate
3 20 (1.91%) SCCM
4 18 (1.72%) OPNET
5 15 (1.44%) Zenoss
6 14 (1.34%) SCOM
7 11 (1.05%) WhatsUp Gold
8 8 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
10 6 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
11 5 (0.48%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.48%) OpenView
11 5 (0.48%) Nagios
11 5 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.38%) CA Spectrum
12 4 (0.38%) MOM
12 4 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 843 (80.67%) Cisco
2 345 (33.01%) CheckPoint
3 343 (32.82%) F5
4 170 (16.27%) Blue Coat
5 153 (14.64%) HP
6 136 (13.01%) VMware
7 126 (12.06%) Microsoft
8 98 (9.38%) Citrix
9 92 (8.80%) McAfee
10 66 (6.32%) Fortinet
11 62 (5.93%) Nokia
12 57 (5.45%) Riverbed
13 53 (5.07%) Symantec
14 46 (4.40%) EMC
15 41 (3.92%) Sourcefire
16 38 (3.64%) SolarWinds
16 38 (3.64%) Nortel
17 37 (3.54%) Websense
18 36 (3.44%) Brocade
19 35 (3.35%) Avaya
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 9 hours ago
Isle of Man
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum + NEG
Posted: Yesterday
Isle of Man
Austin Fraser Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Douglas, Isle of Man
Deerfoot I.T. Resources Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Isle of Man
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + quote
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago