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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper
Rank 211 255 282
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +27
Contract jobs citing Juniper 584 420 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 0.80% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 1.78% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 247 159
Average daily rate
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£350 £361 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 13 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £10.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £19.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+73.07% -40.00%

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
24357 23653 22103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.97% 44.93% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14074 13450 11763
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £222 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1123 1058 1214
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 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +41 539 £350 -2.77% 146
London +33 222 £353 -11.87% 66
South East -2 131 £400 +23.07% 35
West Midlands +37 59 £333 -21.76% 8
Berkshire -16 52 £413 +37.50% 12
North West -4 46 £313 +4.16% 12
City of London +1 41 £350 -12.50% 33
Birmingham +18 37 £320 -28.88% 5
Surrey +23 30 £425 +4.61% 7
South West 0 28 £295 -24.35% 5
East of England +13 25 £388 +9.54% 12
Manchester -7 25 £250 -16.66% 4
Scotland +15 22 £264 - 2
Hampshire -9 19 £303 +6.14% 5
Oxfordshire -6 17 £415 -7.00% 2
Wiltshire +7 15 £281 -43.75% 4
Reading -13 14 £560 +72.30% 5
East Midlands -9 11 £425 -3.40% 4
Hertfordshire +5 10 £414 +79.89% 7
Tyne and Wear -2 10 £347 +2.95% 1
North East -2 10 £347 +2.95% 1
Renfrewshire - 10 £267 -
Erskine - 10 £267 -
Cheshire -11 9 £500 +53.84% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 8 £347 +2.95% 1
Lancashire - 8 £375 - 6
Worcestershire - 8 £500 -
Buckinghamshire +7 7 - - 4
Bristol +6 7 £295 -
Yorkshire -9 7 £325 - 4

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 978 (88.03%) Cisco
2 696 (62.65%) Firewall
3 545 (49.05%) Cisco Certification
4 465 (41.85%) CheckPoint
5 402 (36.18%) CCNP
6 396 (35.64%) F5
7 360 (32.40%) WAN
8 349 (31.41%) LAN
9 300 (27.00%) VPN
10 290 (26.10%) Network Security
11 286 (25.74%) MPLS
12 283 (25.47%) OSPF
13 280 (25.20%) BGP
14 279 (25.11%) Cisco ASA
15 221 (19.89%) Security Cleared
16 208 (18.72%) Blue Coat
17 201 (18.09%) CCNA
18 182 (16.38%) ITIL
19 179 (16.11%) Windows
19 179 (16.11%) TCP/IP
19 179 (16.11%) Finance
20 177 (15.93%) Load Balancing
21 176 (15.84%) Cisco Nexus
22 174 (15.66%) SC Cleared
23 172 (15.48%) VMware
24 163 (14.67%) SSL
25 157 (14.13%) Wireless
26 155 (13.95%) CCIE
27 153 (13.77%) DNS
28 133 (11.97%) IPsec

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 32 (2.88%) IIS
3 21 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (0.99%) Lync
5 10 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 10 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (0.72%) Apache
6 8 (0.72%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.45%) GlassFish
8 5 (0.45%) IBM Notes
8 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.36%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.27%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.24%) MS Office
3 24 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (2.07%) RMDS
2 5 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.27%) JDE OneWorld
4 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.54%) SaaS
4 3 (0.27%) IaaS
4 3 (0.27%) PaaS
5 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.18%) Office 365
6 1 (0.090%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.090%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 696 (62.65%) Firewall
2 360 (32.40%) WAN
3 349 (31.41%) LAN
4 300 (27.00%) VPN
5 290 (26.10%) Network Security
6 286 (25.74%) MPLS
7 283 (25.47%) OSPF
8 280 (25.20%) BGP
9 279 (25.11%) Cisco ASA
10 179 (16.11%) TCP/IP
11 176 (15.84%) Cisco Nexus
12 163 (14.67%) SSL
13 157 (14.13%) Wireless
14 153 (13.77%) DNS
15 133 (11.97%) IPsec
16 126 (11.34%) Cisco IOS
17 114 (10.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 109 (9.81%) VLAN
18 109 (9.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 101 (9.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (2.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (0.63%) Big Data
4 5 (0.45%) MySQL
5 4 (0.36%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.27%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.27%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.090%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.090%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.27%) JIRA
1 3 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.18%) Gerrit
2 2 (0.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.090%) Metasploit
General
1 179 (16.11%) Finance
2 118 (10.62%) Telecoms
3 68 (6.12%) Banking
4 32 (2.88%) Investment Banking
5 11 (0.99%) Games
6 10 (0.90%) Legal
7 8 (0.72%) Local Government
8 7 (0.63%) Publishing
9 6 (0.54%) Spanish Language
9 6 (0.54%) Retail
10 5 (0.45%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.36%) Advertising
11 4 (0.36%) Marketing
11 4 (0.36%) Billing
11 4 (0.36%) Military
12 3 (0.27%) French Language
12 3 (0.27%) German Language
12 3 (0.27%) Back Office
13 2 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 502 (45.18%) Network Engineer
2 121 (10.89%) Architect
3 111 (9.99%) Consultant
4 109 (9.81%) Security Engineer
5 91 (8.19%) Analyst
6 78 (7.02%) Network Security Engineer
7 67 (6.03%) IP Engineer
8 65 (5.85%) Network Consultant
9 63 (5.67%) Network Architect
10 55 (4.95%) Network Analyst
10 55 (4.95%) Senior Network Engineer
11 46 (4.14%) Network Support
12 39 (3.51%) Support Engineer
13 35 (3.15%) Design Engineer
14 29 (2.61%) Implementation Engineer
14 29 (2.61%) Firewall Engineer
14 29 (2.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 28 (2.52%) Security Analyst
16 27 (2.43%) Operations Engineer
17 26 (2.34%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.07%) Rendezvous
2 16 (1.44%) Web Services
3 8 (0.72%) CSS
4 7 (0.63%) .NET
5 6 (0.54%) JSP
5 6 (0.54%) SOAP
6 5 (0.45%) Middleware
6 5 (0.45%) SAML
6 5 (0.45%) REST
7 4 (0.36%) HTML
7 4 (0.36%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.27%) XMPP
8 3 (0.27%) WSRP
8 3 (0.27%) JSON
8 3 (0.27%) XML
9 2 (0.18%) VXML
9 2 (0.18%) JSF
10 1 (0.090%) OCX
10 1 (0.090%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (4.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 44 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (2.79%) Management Information System
4 30 (2.70%) PKI
5 29 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
6 22 (1.98%) Clustering
7 21 (1.89%) Cryptography
8 15 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 14 (1.26%) Open Source
9 14 (1.26%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.08%) Blackberry
11 10 (0.90%) SecurID
12 9 (0.81%) Online Games
13 7 (0.63%) FlexPod
13 7 (0.63%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.54%) User Experience
14 6 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.54%) Replication
15 5 (0.45%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.45%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 179 (16.11%) Windows
2 124 (11.16%) Linux
3 96 (8.64%) UNIX
4 62 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (2.43%) Windows 7
8 26 (2.34%) Solaris
9 9 (0.81%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.63%) Android
11 5 (0.45%) CentOS
11 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.090%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.090%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.090%) SUSE
13 1 (0.090%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.090%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.090%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (16.38%) ITIL
2 177 (15.93%) Load Balancing
3 127 (11.43%) Network Design
4 81 (7.29%) Service Management
5 68 (6.12%) Service Delivery
6 59 (5.31%) Network Management
7 55 (4.95%) Incident Management
8 51 (4.59%) Migration
9 49 (4.41%) Network Architecture
9 49 (4.41%) Change Management
10 46 (4.14%) Network Monitoring
11 42 (3.78%) E-Commerce
12 38 (3.42%) Project Management
12 38 (3.42%) Time Management
13 34 (3.06%) Low Latency
13 34 (3.06%) Mentoring
14 30 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
14 30 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
15 29 (2.61%) Validation
16 28 (2.52%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 43 (3.87%) SQL
2 35 (3.15%) Perl
3 28 (2.52%) Python
4 21 (1.89%) C
5 15 (1.35%) Java
6 12 (1.08%) Shell Script
7 11 (0.99%) C++
8 9 (0.81%) PHP
9 7 (0.63%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.54%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.45%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.27%) Tcl
12 3 (0.27%) Lisp
13 2 (0.18%) Go
13 2 (0.18%) Ruby
13 2 (0.18%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.090%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 545 (49.05%) Cisco Certification
2 402 (36.18%) CCNP
3 221 (19.89%) Security Cleared
4 201 (18.09%) CCNA
5 174 (15.66%) SC Cleared
6 155 (13.95%) CCIE
7 73 (6.57%) Degree
8 60 (5.40%) CCSE
9 56 (5.04%) JNCIS
10 54 (4.86%) CISSP
11 52 (4.68%) JNCIP
12 50 (4.50%) CCDP
13 49 (4.41%) JNCIA
14 40 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
15 39 (3.51%) CCSA
16 30 (2.70%) CCIP
17 29 (2.61%) DV Cleared
18 22 (1.98%) JNCIE
18 22 (1.98%) MCSE
19 21 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.78%) SLA
2 29 (2.61%) QA
3 24 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.44%) JSP 440
5 13 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.45%) GPG13
8 1 (0.090%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.090%) BS25999
8 1 (0.090%) PMBOK
System Software
1 103 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (7.47%) Active Directory
3 50 (4.50%) vSphere
4 43 (3.87%) Hyper-V
5 27 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (2.34%) XenApp
7 23 (2.07%) XenServer
8 16 (1.44%) vCloud
8 16 (1.44%) Snort
9 14 (1.26%) ProxySG
10 11 (0.99%) Sendmail
11 9 (0.81%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.81%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.54%) UAG
13 5 (0.45%) Xen
13 5 (0.45%) Shibboleth
14 4 (0.36%) iptables
14 4 (0.36%) Squid
14 4 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 42 (3.78%) FortiGate
2 21 (1.89%) SCCM
3 17 (1.53%) RANCID
4 14 (1.26%) Cisco CUCM
5 13 (1.17%) WhatsUp Gold
6 11 (0.99%) SCOM
6 11 (0.99%) MIMEsweeper
6 11 (0.99%) MAILsweeper
7 7 (0.63%) Nagios
8 6 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (0.54%) OPNET
9 5 (0.45%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.27%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.27%) Puppet
11 3 (0.27%) Windows Intune
11 3 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.27%) EdgeSight
12 2 (0.18%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 978 (88.03%) Cisco
2 465 (41.85%) CheckPoint
3 396 (35.64%) F5
4 208 (18.72%) Blue Coat
5 172 (15.48%) VMware
6 122 (10.98%) HP
7 114 (10.26%) Citrix
8 113 (10.17%) SolarWinds
9 108 (9.72%) Microsoft
10 78 (7.02%) McAfee
11 69 (6.21%) Fortinet
12 65 (5.85%) Riverbed
13 62 (5.58%) TippingPoint
14 52 (4.68%) NetApp
15 51 (4.59%) Nokia
16 41 (3.69%) Sourcefire
17 40 (3.60%) Brocade
18 38 (3.42%) Websense
19 37 (3.33%) Tufin
20 33 (2.97%) Infoblox
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Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Imperative People
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
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UK
2Source Talent
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London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
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Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
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Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
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City, London
Harrington Starr
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Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
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City, London
Pioneer Search
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City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day
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Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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City, London
ComputAppoint
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hudson IT
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TEKsystems
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