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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 285 211 273
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +62
Contract jobs citing Juniper 450 616 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 1.10% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 2.44% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 289 234
Median daily rate £363 £355 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 14
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +112.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +124.13%

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
24636 25283 24533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.32% 45.27% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15131 14421 13830
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 1104 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.56 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -79 408 £375 +4.16% 111
London -80 130 £425 +21.42% 37
South East -36 123 £363 -9.37% 30
Hampshire +21 49 £338 -15.62% 8
West Midlands -25 48 £338 -0.73% 9
North West -7 36 £325 -13.33% 10
South West +8 34 £363 +22.88% 2
Berkshire -10 34 £363 -18.30% 10
Scotland -2 32 £309 +15.84% 6
Basingstoke +12 27 £445 +47.10% 4
Cheshire +6 25 £320 -36.00% 3
Surrey -26 23 £385 -2.53% 4
City of London +22 19 £425 +21.42% 6
Swindon +20 18 £363 +26.08%
Wiltshire +6 18 £363 +28.88%
Erskine -24 18 £310 +15.94%
Renfrewshire -26 18 £310 +15.94%
Solihull - 18 - - 2
Reading 0 17 £363 -35.26% 6
East of England -8 17 £319 -22.72% 9
Birmingham -25 14 £288 -10.85% 4
Yorkshire -5 12 £350 -17.64% 7
Hertfordshire +3 11 £250 -44.75% 2
Bristol -3 9 £475 +61.01% 1
Manchester -17 8 £378 +51.20% 6
Milton Keynes +11 6 £445 -
Glasgow +11 6 £275 +5.76% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 6 £445 - 2
Stevenage +4 6 £235 -24.35%
Bracknell 0 6 £315 - 2

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 780 (85.06%) Cisco
2 536 (58.45%) Firewall
3 411 (44.82%) Cisco Certification
4 302 (32.93%) WAN
5 300 (32.72%) CheckPoint
6 294 (32.06%) CCNP
7 291 (31.73%) Security Cleared
8 273 (29.77%) LAN
9 233 (25.41%) VPN
10 212 (23.12%) BGP
11 208 (22.68%) SC Cleared
12 192 (20.94%) F5
13 183 (19.96%) OSPF
14 178 (19.41%) MPLS
14 178 (19.41%) CCNA
15 175 (19.08%) Network Security
16 162 (17.67%) ITIL
17 157 (17.12%) Cisco ASA
18 131 (14.29%) TCP/IP
19 124 (13.52%) Windows
19 124 (13.52%) Linux
20 119 (12.98%) Cisco Nexus
20 119 (12.98%) Data Centre
21 111 (12.10%) VMware
22 107 (11.67%) Wireless
23 106 (11.56%) Finance
24 102 (11.12%) DV Cleared
25 101 (11.01%) Migration
26 99 (10.80%) IPsec
27 97 (10.58%) Palo Alto

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 22 (2.40%) OpenStack
2 10 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 8 (0.87%) Skype for Business
3 8 (0.87%) WebSphere
4 6 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (0.65%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.33%) SAS
7 2 (0.22%) Apache
7 2 (0.22%) CMS
7 2 (0.22%) JBoss
7 2 (0.22%) Zimbra
8 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.11%) IIS
8 1 (0.11%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 17 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.64%) MS Office
3 11 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.09%) Office 365
3 7 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.55%) IaaS
5 4 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.33%) PaaS
7 2 (0.22%) SaaS
7 2 (0.22%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 536 (58.45%) Firewall
2 302 (32.93%) WAN
3 273 (29.77%) LAN
4 233 (25.41%) VPN
5 212 (23.12%) BGP
6 183 (19.96%) OSPF
7 178 (19.41%) MPLS
8 175 (19.08%) Network Security
9 157 (17.12%) Cisco ASA
10 131 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 119 (12.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 107 (11.67%) Wireless
13 99 (10.80%) IPsec
14 91 (9.92%) DNS
15 85 (9.27%) EIGRP
16 74 (8.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 66 (7.20%) SSL
18 63 (6.87%) DHCP
18 63 (6.87%) VoIP
19 62 (6.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (0.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (0.33%) MySQL
3 2 (0.22%) Apache Hive
3 2 (0.22%) Big Data
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.11%) DB2
4 1 (0.11%) QlikView
4 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.44%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.11%) Subversion
General
1 106 (11.56%) Finance
2 96 (10.47%) Telecoms
3 27 (2.94%) Banking
4 11 (1.20%) Retail
5 8 (0.87%) Financial Institution
6 7 (0.76%) Legal
6 7 (0.76%) Local Government
7 6 (0.65%) Back Office
7 6 (0.65%) Billing
7 6 (0.65%) Investment Banking
7 6 (0.65%) Spanish Language
8 5 (0.55%) Games
9 4 (0.44%) Advertising
9 4 (0.44%) French Language
10 3 (0.33%) German Language
10 3 (0.33%) Marketing
10 3 (0.33%) Military
11 2 (0.22%) Electronics
11 2 (0.22%) Front Office
11 2 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 421 (45.91%) Network Engineer
2 133 (14.50%) Architect
3 100 (10.91%) Cisco Engineer
4 89 (9.71%) Juniper Engineer
5 87 (9.49%) Network Architect
6 79 (8.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 79 (8.62%) Designer
7 74 (8.07%) Security Engineer
8 70 (7.63%) Network Security Engineer
9 67 (7.31%) Network Designer
10 59 (6.43%) Network Support
11 55 (6.00%) Senior Network Engineer
12 54 (5.89%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
13 53 (5.78%) Analyst
14 46 (5.02%) Support Engineer
15 39 (4.25%) Network Analyst
16 35 (3.82%) Consultant
17 33 (3.60%) Network Support Engineer
18 29 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 22 (2.40%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.40%) 802.1X
2 9 (0.98%) Web Services
3 7 (0.76%) CSS
4 5 (0.55%) .NET
5 4 (0.44%) XML
6 3 (0.33%) jQuery
7 2 (0.22%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.22%) XMPP
8 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.11%) CGI
8 1 (0.11%) ELK Stack
8 1 (0.11%) Middleware
8 1 (0.11%) RFC 2547
8 1 (0.11%) WAP
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 119 (12.98%) Data Centre
2 45 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (2.07%) Computer Science
3 19 (2.07%) Management Information System
4 16 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 15 (1.64%) PKI
6 14 (1.53%) Blackberry
7 12 (1.31%) Statistics
8 11 (1.20%) RSA SecurID
9 9 (0.98%) Driving Licence
9 9 (0.98%) iSeries
9 9 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (0.65%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.65%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.55%) BBC
11 5 (0.55%) FlexPod
11 5 (0.55%) VCE vBlock
12 4 (0.44%) iDTV
12 4 (0.44%) Security Operations Centre
13 3 (0.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 124 (13.52%) Linux
1 124 (13.52%) Windows
2 49 (5.34%) Windows Server
3 48 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (4.36%) Windows 7
5 33 (3.60%) Unix
6 29 (3.16%) Windows 8
7 22 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.98%) Android
10 9 (0.98%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.98%) CentOS
11 7 (0.76%) Solaris
11 7 (0.76%) SUSE
12 6 (0.65%) AIX
13 5 (0.55%) CatOS
13 5 (0.55%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.33%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.22%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (17.67%) ITIL
2 101 (11.01%) Migration
3 76 (8.29%) Load Balancing
3 76 (8.29%) Network Design
4 67 (7.31%) Network Monitoring
5 43 (4.69%) Change Management
6 41 (4.47%) Network Architecture
7 40 (4.36%) Network Management
8 30 (3.27%) Service Delivery
9 26 (2.84%) Capacity Planning
10 25 (2.73%) Change Control
10 25 (2.73%) Risk Management
11 24 (2.62%) Configuration Management
11 24 (2.62%) ITIL V3
11 24 (2.62%) Project Management
11 24 (2.62%) Service Management
12 20 (2.18%) Incident Management
12 20 (2.18%) ITSM
12 20 (2.18%) Problem Management
13 19 (2.07%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 30 (3.27%) SQL
2 22 (2.40%) PowerShell
3 16 (1.74%) Python
4 10 (1.09%) Lisp
5 6 (0.65%) Perl
6 5 (0.55%) Ruby
7 4 (0.44%) C
7 4 (0.44%) VBScript
8 3 (0.33%) PHP
8 3 (0.33%) VB
9 2 (0.22%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.22%) Java
9 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.22%) Tcl
10 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 411 (44.82%) Cisco Certification
2 294 (32.06%) CCNP
3 291 (31.73%) Security Cleared
4 208 (22.68%) SC Cleared
5 178 (19.41%) CCNA
6 102 (11.12%) DV Cleared
7 92 (10.03%) CCIE
8 75 (8.18%) JNCIP
9 67 (7.31%) JNCIS
10 61 (6.65%) JNCIA
11 55 (6.00%) Degree
12 35 (3.82%) CCDP
13 25 (2.73%) CCSE
14 21 (2.29%) CCSA
14 21 (2.29%) JNCIE
15 17 (1.85%) CCDA
16 16 (1.74%) CISSP
17 11 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (1.09%) CCVP
19 8 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.34%) SLA
2 10 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.44%) QA
5 3 (0.33%) COBIT
6 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.11%) ISO27002
System Software
1 63 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (6.43%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.16%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (1.20%) ProxySG
6 9 (0.98%) vSphere
7 7 (0.76%) Snort
8 6 (0.65%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.65%) XenApp
9 3 (0.33%) Firmware
10 2 (0.22%) vCloud
10 2 (0.22%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.11%) NFS
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.11%) Xen
11 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (2.18%) FortiGate
2 14 (1.53%) SCCM
3 11 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
4 10 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
4 10 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
6 8 (0.87%) CA Spectrum
6 8 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (0.76%) Nagios
7 7 (0.76%) Proventia
8 5 (0.55%) Cacti
8 5 (0.55%) Puppet
9 4 (0.44%) Ansible
9 4 (0.44%) SCOM
9 4 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
10 3 (0.33%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.33%) MIMEsweeper
10 3 (0.33%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.33%) WSUS
11 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 780 (85.06%) Cisco
2 300 (32.72%) CheckPoint
3 192 (20.94%) F5
4 111 (12.10%) VMware
5 97 (10.58%) Palo Alto
6 79 (8.62%) Blue Coat
7 77 (8.40%) Fortinet
8 76 (8.29%) SolarWinds
9 73 (7.96%) HP
10 68 (7.42%) Microsoft
11 60 (6.54%) Citrix
12 37 (4.03%) Aruba
13 34 (3.71%) Intel Security
14 32 (3.49%) EMC
14 32 (3.49%) Nokia
15 30 (3.27%) Avaya
16 27 (2.94%) TippingPoint
17 24 (2.62%) Red Hat
18 22 (2.40%) Forcepoint
18 22 (2.40%) IBM
Hampshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £47.83 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Rate: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Networking People
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £290 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
aap3
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago