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 7 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper
Rank 203 258 296
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +38
Contract jobs citing Juniper 593 430 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 0.78% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 1.72% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 243 153
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £203 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 13 18
Average hourly rate £34.50 £18.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% -44.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.88 £10.00 £21.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £16.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%

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
25136 24983 22263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.14% 45.06% 46.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14352 14149 11788
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £230
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 1121 1079 1207
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £40.00 £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 7 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 7 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 7 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 +51 547 £350 -3.78% 145
London +16 204 £350 -12.50% 66
South East +6 150 £378 +16.15% 27
West Midlands +42 59 £340 -15.00% 8
Berkshire -29 53 £413 +37.50% 11
North West -1 44 £348 +7.75% 14
Surrey +24 37 £401 -1.23% 5
Birmingham +23 36 £320 -20.00% 2
East of England +21 33 £413 +3.12% 7
City of London -6 32 £350 -6.66% 25
South West +10 27 £295 -34.44% 10
Hampshire +2 26 £315 +17.74% 6
Scotland +13 21 £267 +83.95% 2
Manchester -8 19 £250 -16.66% 7
Oxfordshire -7 18 £378 +9.02% 1
Hertfordshire +10 15 £453 +88.54% 6
Wiltshire +20 14 £281 -43.75% 5
East Midlands -2 13 £425 +11.84% 4
Reading -19 13 £560 +100.00% 5
Yorkshire -5 11 £375 - 9
Lancashire - 11 £390 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £325 +18.72%
Camberley -1 9 £416 -9.51%
Cheshire -7 9 £500 +53.84% 5
Renfrewshire - 9 £267 -
Erskine - 9 £267 -
Buckinghamshire +7 8 - -
Cambridge +5 8 £375 +41.50%
West Yorkshire -7 7 £325 - 4
Bristol - 7 £295 - 2

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 963 (87.86%) Cisco
2 687 (62.68%) Firewall
3 531 (48.45%) Cisco Certification
4 447 (40.78%) CheckPoint
5 396 (36.13%) CCNP
6 384 (35.04%) F5
7 356 (32.48%) WAN
8 350 (31.93%) LAN
9 295 (26.92%) VPN
10 287 (26.19%) MPLS
11 281 (25.64%) Network Security
11 281 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
12 279 (25.46%) OSPF
13 277 (25.27%) BGP
14 214 (19.53%) Security Cleared
15 201 (18.34%) Blue Coat
16 194 (17.70%) CCNA
17 180 (16.42%) ITIL
17 180 (16.42%) Load Balancing
18 177 (16.15%) Finance
19 175 (15.97%) TCP/IP
20 174 (15.88%) Windows
20 174 (15.88%) VMware
21 171 (15.60%) Cisco Nexus
22 169 (15.42%) SC Cleared
23 158 (14.42%) Wireless
24 156 (14.23%) CCIE
25 154 (14.05%) SSL
26 152 (13.87%) DNS
27 129 (11.77%) Linux

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (3.38%) MS Exchange
2 30 (2.74%) IIS
3 22 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (1.00%) Lync
5 10 (0.91%) SharePoint
6 8 (0.73%) Apache
7 7 (0.64%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.64%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.46%) IBM Notes
8 5 (0.46%) GlassFish
8 5 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.36%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 59 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.47%) MS Office
3 24 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (2.10%) RMDS
2 5 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.55%) SaaS
4 3 (0.27%) Office 365
4 3 (0.27%) IaaS
4 3 (0.27%) PaaS
5 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.091%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 687 (62.68%) Firewall
2 356 (32.48%) WAN
3 350 (31.93%) LAN
4 295 (26.92%) VPN
5 287 (26.19%) MPLS
6 281 (25.64%) Network Security
6 281 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
7 279 (25.46%) OSPF
8 277 (25.27%) BGP
9 175 (15.97%) TCP/IP
10 171 (15.60%) Cisco Nexus
11 158 (14.42%) Wireless
12 154 (14.05%) SSL
13 152 (13.87%) DNS
14 127 (11.59%) Cisco IOS
15 118 (10.77%) IPsec
16 117 (10.68%) VLAN
17 106 (9.67%) SAN
18 105 (9.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 103 (9.40%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.64%) Big Data
2 7 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.46%) MySQL
4 4 (0.36%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.27%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.18%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.091%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.091%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.27%) JIRA
1 3 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.18%) Gerrit
2 2 (0.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.091%) Metasploit
General
1 177 (16.15%) Finance
2 122 (11.13%) Telecoms
3 69 (6.30%) Banking
4 33 (3.01%) Investment Banking
5 12 (1.09%) Games
6 11 (1.00%) Local Government
7 8 (0.73%) Retail
7 8 (0.73%) Legal
8 6 (0.55%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.46%) Advertising
9 5 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.36%) Marketing
10 4 (0.36%) Law
11 3 (0.27%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.27%) Back Office
11 3 (0.27%) French Language
11 3 (0.27%) Billing
11 3 (0.27%) Military
12 2 (0.18%) German Language
12 2 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 492 (44.89%) Network Engineer
2 121 (11.04%) Architect
3 111 (10.13%) Security Engineer
4 110 (10.04%) Consultant
5 89 (8.12%) Analyst
6 80 (7.30%) Network Security Engineer
7 71 (6.48%) IP Engineer
8 66 (6.02%) Network Consultant
9 61 (5.57%) Network Architect
10 56 (5.11%) Network Analyst
11 50 (4.56%) Senior Network Engineer
12 47 (4.29%) Network Support
13 40 (3.65%) Support Engineer
14 38 (3.47%) Design Engineer
15 31 (2.83%) Implementation Engineer
16 29 (2.65%) Operations Engineer
17 28 (2.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 27 (2.46%) Security Analyst
18 27 (2.46%) Firewall Engineer
18 27 (2.46%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.10%) Rendezvous
2 16 (1.46%) Web Services
3 8 (0.73%) .NET
3 8 (0.73%) CSS
4 6 (0.55%) JSP
4 6 (0.55%) SOAP
5 5 (0.46%) Middleware
5 5 (0.46%) SAML
5 5 (0.46%) REST
6 4 (0.36%) HTML
6 4 (0.36%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.27%) XML
7 3 (0.27%) XMPP
7 3 (0.27%) WSRP
7 3 (0.27%) JSON
8 2 (0.18%) JSF
8 2 (0.18%) VXML
9 1 (0.091%) OCX
9 1 (0.091%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.01%) PKI
3 29 (2.65%) Clustering
3 29 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (1.82%) Cryptography
6 14 (1.28%) Blackberry
7 12 (1.09%) Open Source
8 11 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 10 (0.91%) Replication
9 10 (0.91%) Online Games
9 10 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.82%) User Experience
11 8 (0.73%) SecurID
12 7 (0.64%) FlexPod
12 7 (0.64%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.46%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.36%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.36%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 174 (15.88%) Windows
2 129 (11.77%) Linux
3 90 (8.21%) UNIX
4 63 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 55 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (2.83%) Solaris
8 24 (2.19%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.91%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.46%) CentOS
10 5 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.36%) Android
12 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.091%) SUSE
13 1 (0.091%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.091%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.091%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.091%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (16.42%) ITIL
1 180 (16.42%) Load Balancing
2 121 (11.04%) Network Design
3 81 (7.39%) Service Management
4 61 (5.57%) Service Delivery
5 56 (5.11%) Network Management
6 53 (4.84%) Incident Management
7 50 (4.56%) Migration
8 46 (4.20%) Network Monitoring
9 45 (4.11%) Network Architecture
9 45 (4.11%) Change Management
9 45 (4.11%) Project Management
10 43 (3.92%) E-Commerce
11 36 (3.28%) Time Management
12 35 (3.19%) Mentoring
12 35 (3.19%) Low Latency
13 30 (2.74%) Network Load Balancing
14 29 (2.65%) Capacity Planning
15 28 (2.55%) Kalman Filter
15 28 (2.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 40 (3.65%) SQL
2 36 (3.28%) Perl
3 29 (2.65%) Python
4 24 (2.19%) C
5 15 (1.37%) Java
6 13 (1.19%) Shell Script
7 12 (1.09%) C++
8 9 (0.82%) PHP
9 7 (0.64%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.55%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.46%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.27%) Tcl
13 2 (0.18%) Go
13 2 (0.18%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.18%) Ruby
14 1 (0.091%) Lisp
14 1 (0.091%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 531 (48.45%) Cisco Certification
2 396 (36.13%) CCNP
3 214 (19.53%) Security Cleared
4 194 (17.70%) CCNA
5 169 (15.42%) SC Cleared
6 156 (14.23%) CCIE
7 69 (6.30%) Degree
8 58 (5.29%) CCSE
9 53 (4.84%) CISSP
10 51 (4.65%) JNCIA
10 51 (4.65%) JNCIP
10 51 (4.65%) CCDP
11 50 (4.56%) JNCIS
12 43 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 36 (3.28%) CCSA
14 33 (3.01%) CCIP
15 26 (2.37%) DV Cleared
16 25 (2.28%) MCSE
17 21 (1.92%) JNCIE
18 19 (1.73%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.65%) SLA
2 29 (2.65%) QA
3 24 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.46%) JSP 440
5 12 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.46%) GPG13
8 1 (0.091%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.091%) COBIT
8 1 (0.091%) BS25999
8 1 (0.091%) PMBOK
System Software
1 101 (9.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (7.57%) Active Directory
3 48 (4.38%) vSphere
4 43 (3.92%) Hyper-V
5 27 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (2.01%) XenServer
7 19 (1.73%) XenApp
8 17 (1.55%) Snort
9 16 (1.46%) vCloud
10 15 (1.37%) ProxySG
11 12 (1.09%) Sendmail
12 9 (0.82%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.73%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.46%) Xen
14 5 (0.46%) Shibboleth
15 4 (0.36%) UAG
15 4 (0.36%) iptables
15 4 (0.36%) Squid
15 4 (0.36%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 43 (3.92%) FortiGate
2 20 (1.82%) SCCM
3 17 (1.55%) RANCID
4 14 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
5 13 (1.19%) WhatsUp Gold
6 12 (1.09%) MIMEsweeper
6 12 (1.09%) MAILsweeper
7 10 (0.91%) SCOM
8 6 (0.55%) OPNET
9 5 (0.46%) Nagios
9 5 (0.46%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (0.36%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.27%) Windows Intune
11 3 (0.27%) Puppet
11 3 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (0.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 963 (87.86%) Cisco
2 447 (40.78%) CheckPoint
3 384 (35.04%) F5
4 201 (18.34%) Blue Coat
5 174 (15.88%) VMware
6 122 (11.13%) HP
7 113 (10.31%) Microsoft
8 111 (10.13%) SolarWinds
9 108 (9.85%) Citrix
10 86 (7.85%) McAfee
11 69 (6.30%) Fortinet
12 67 (6.11%) Riverbed
13 58 (5.29%) TippingPoint
14 55 (5.02%) Nokia
15 51 (4.65%) NetApp
16 39 (3.56%) Sourcefire
17 36 (3.28%) Brocade
18 35 (3.19%) Tufin
19 33 (3.01%) Websense
20 32 (2.92%) Infoblox
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £40 per hour
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheshire
Quindell Resourcing
Rate: From £250 to £330 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Quindell Resourcing
Rate: From £250 to £330 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Quindell Resourcing
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
Quindell Resourcing
Rate: From £250 to £330 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £440 - £445 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: Neg
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Volt
Rate: £260.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Venn Group
Rate: £20 - £25 Per Hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago