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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 238 268 213
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -55
Contract jobs citing Juniper 553 514 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.02% 0.89% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 2.03% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 297 313
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 11
Median hourly rate £44.25 £23.75 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.31% -6.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.74 £20.60 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £21.53 £24.12
% change year-on-year
+100.92% -10.75%

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
24366 25361 25873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.07% 44.11% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14895 14962 14408
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 832 1088 1107
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.52 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% +2.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +29 525 £409 +2.25% 90
London -12 213 £450 +5.88% 29
South East +9 110 £388 +6.89% 27
West Midlands +4 66 £400 +20.30% 5
South West -5 48 £353 -17.05% 8
East of England +46 44 £320 -46.66% 5
City of London +19 40 £450 +8.04% 6
Hertfordshire +20 32 £315 -47.50% 2
Hampshire +22 30 £430 +27.88% 9
Berkshire +5 29 £406 +6.55% 9
Birmingham +2 26 £400 +33.33% 2
Wiltshire -13 24 £363 -21.19% 2
Surrey +9 20 £388 -3.12% 4
Swindon -8 19 £369 -21.95% 1
Watford - 19 £293 -
Buckinghamshire +24 18 £275 -43.58%
North West +10 18 £419 +15.51% 11
Reading +18 17 £448 +15.48% 6
Solihull +4 14 £270 -10.00%
Cheshire +21 12 £425 - 1
Scotland +9 10 £350 +27.27% 2
Yorkshire +1 10 £350 -23.91% 3
Basingstoke +11 8 £425 -7.60% 2
Hammersmith +5 8 £450 +2.85%
Croydon - 8 £460 -
Milton Keynes +12 7 £450 -7.69%
Gloucestershire +6 7 £300 -5.88% 1
Bristol +4 7 £319 -42.04% 3
Bracknell +4 7 £350 -17.64%
Cheltenham +3 7 £300 -7.69%

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 853 (80.40%) Cisco
2 715 (67.39%) Firewall
3 467 (44.02%) Cisco Certification
4 415 (39.11%) CheckPoint
5 353 (33.27%) CCNP
6 321 (30.25%) Security Cleared
7 314 (29.59%) F5
8 280 (26.39%) WAN
9 269 (25.35%) LAN
10 260 (24.51%) VPN
11 252 (23.75%) Network Security
12 241 (22.71%) SC Cleared
13 221 (20.83%) BGP
14 218 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
15 201 (18.94%) CCNA
16 193 (18.19%) Data Centre
17 188 (17.72%) OSPF
18 170 (16.02%) Windows
19 168 (15.83%) Wireless
20 162 (15.27%) ITIL
21 160 (15.08%) Load Balancing
22 150 (14.14%) Fortinet
23 149 (14.04%) Palo Alto
24 141 (13.29%) Cisco Nexus
25 138 (13.01%) TCP/IP
26 137 (12.91%) CCIE
26 137 (12.91%) MPLS
27 134 (12.63%) Finance
28 132 (12.44%) Network Design
29 128 (12.06%) VMware

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 24 (2.26%) OpenStack
2 14 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 10 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (0.85%) IIS
5 8 (0.75%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.66%) Apache
6 7 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (0.57%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.47%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.19%) SAS
11 1 (0.094%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.094%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.094%) Zimbra
Applications
1 34 (3.20%) MS Visio
2 31 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.92%) MS Office
3 5 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.094%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.70%) Office 365
4 15 (1.41%) Google Apps
5 14 (1.32%) IaaS
5 14 (1.32%) SaaS
6 9 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (0.57%) Trello
8 5 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.38%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.38%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.28%) PaaS
11 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.094%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 715 (67.39%) Firewall
2 280 (26.39%) WAN
3 269 (25.35%) LAN
4 260 (24.51%) VPN
5 252 (23.75%) Network Security
6 221 (20.83%) BGP
7 218 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
8 188 (17.72%) OSPF
9 168 (15.83%) Wireless
10 141 (13.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 138 (13.01%) TCP/IP
12 137 (12.91%) MPLS
13 109 (10.27%) DNS
14 101 (9.52%) IPsec
15 99 (9.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 87 (8.20%) DHCP
17 84 (7.92%) Internet
17 84 (7.92%) VoIP
18 80 (7.54%) EIGRP
19 79 (7.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.94%) MySQL
3 1 (0.094%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.094%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.094%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.094%) Ingres
3 1 (0.094%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.094%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.094%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.28%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.094%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.094%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.094%) Subversion
General
1 134 (12.63%) Finance
2 73 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 34 (3.20%) Banking
4 13 (1.23%) Retail
5 12 (1.13%) Financial Institution
6 8 (0.75%) Legal
6 8 (0.75%) Local Government
7 6 (0.57%) Billing
7 6 (0.57%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.38%) Advertising
8 4 (0.38%) French Language
8 4 (0.38%) Games
8 4 (0.38%) Marketing
9 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.28%) Back Office
9 3 (0.28%) Military
10 2 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.094%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.094%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 485 (45.71%) Network Engineer
2 184 (17.34%) Architect
3 111 (10.46%) Network Architect
4 110 (10.37%) Cisco Engineer
5 99 (9.33%) Security Engineer
6 98 (9.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 88 (8.29%) Network Security Engineer
8 82 (7.73%) Juniper Engineer
9 68 (6.41%) Consultant
10 60 (5.66%) Senior Network Engineer
11 57 (5.37%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 55 (5.18%) Security Architect
13 50 (4.71%) Analyst
14 45 (4.24%) Network Security Architect
15 41 (3.86%) Designer
15 41 (3.86%) Firewall Engineer
16 40 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 40 (3.77%) Support Engineer
17 38 (3.58%) Network Consultant
18 32 (3.02%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (4.24%) 802.1X
2 23 (2.17%) CSS
3 13 (1.23%) Web Services
4 9 (0.85%) LAMP
5 6 (0.57%) Middleware
6 3 (0.28%) .NET
7 2 (0.19%) ELK Stack
8 1 (0.094%) COM
8 1 (0.094%) jQuery
8 1 (0.094%) Mojolicious
8 1 (0.094%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.094%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 193 (18.19%) Data Centre
2 51 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (3.68%) PKI
4 22 (2.07%) YubiKey
5 16 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.41%) CESG
7 14 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
7 14 (1.32%) User Experience
8 13 (1.23%) RSA SecurID
9 12 (1.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 11 (1.04%) Replication
10 11 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 8 (0.75%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.66%) Private Cloud
14 6 (0.57%) Driving Licence
15 5 (0.47%) Clustering
15 5 (0.47%) CMDB
15 5 (0.47%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 170 (16.02%) Windows
2 105 (9.90%) Linux
3 90 (8.48%) Windows Server
4 43 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (3.02%) Unix
7 26 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.04%) Ubuntu
9 11 (1.04%) Windows 8
10 10 (0.94%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.85%) AIX
12 8 (0.75%) Solaris
13 7 (0.66%) Debian
14 6 (0.57%) CentOS
15 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.38%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.19%) SUSE
17 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (15.27%) ITIL
2 160 (15.08%) Load Balancing
3 132 (12.44%) Network Design
4 109 (10.27%) Migration
5 89 (8.39%) Network Management
6 63 (5.94%) Network Monitoring
7 60 (5.66%) Change Management
8 56 (5.28%) Network Architecture
9 52 (4.90%) Information Security
10 49 (4.62%) ITIL V3
11 41 (3.86%) SIEM
12 40 (3.77%) Change Control
12 40 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 38 (3.58%) Project Management
14 36 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
15 33 (3.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 33 (3.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
16 25 (2.36%) Configuration Management
16 25 (2.36%) Service Delivery
17 24 (2.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 22 (2.07%) SQL
2 17 (1.60%) PowerShell
3 13 (1.23%) Python
4 12 (1.13%) Perl
4 12 (1.13%) PHP
5 11 (1.04%) Shell Script
6 9 (0.85%) Java
7 8 (0.75%) C
8 4 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.38%) Ruby
8 4 (0.38%) VB
8 4 (0.38%) VBScript
9 3 (0.28%) C++
10 2 (0.19%) Lisp
10 2 (0.19%) Tcl
11 1 (0.094%) C#
Qualifications
1 467 (44.02%) Cisco Certification
2 353 (33.27%) CCNP
3 321 (30.25%) Security Cleared
4 241 (22.71%) SC Cleared
5 201 (18.94%) CCNA
6 137 (12.91%) CCIE
7 75 (7.07%) JNCIA
8 68 (6.41%) JNCIS
9 65 (6.13%) DV Cleared
9 65 (6.13%) JNCIP
10 59 (5.56%) Degree
11 30 (2.83%) CCDP
11 30 (2.83%) CCSE
11 30 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (2.64%) JNCIE
13 24 (2.26%) MCSE
14 16 (1.51%) CCDA
14 16 (1.51%) CCSA
14 16 (1.51%) CISSP
15 15 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.15%) PCI DSS
2 30 (2.83%) SLA
3 29 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.28%) QA
6 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.094%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.094%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.094%) MiFID
7 1 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 77 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (5.94%) Active Directory
3 26 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.60%) vSphere
5 14 (1.32%) ProxySG
6 7 (0.66%) Firmware
6 7 (0.66%) XenApp
7 6 (0.57%) Postfix
8 4 (0.38%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.28%) vCloud
9 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.28%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.19%) iptables
10 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.19%) NFS
10 2 (0.19%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.19%) Squid
10 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 41 (3.86%) FortiGate
2 38 (3.58%) Cisco Prime
3 31 (2.92%) Nagios
4 20 (1.89%) Cacti
5 19 (1.79%) OPNET
6 18 (1.70%) SCCM
7 15 (1.41%) OpenView
8 14 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
9 13 (1.23%) CA Spectrum
10 11 (1.04%) Nexpose
11 8 (0.75%) Nessus
11 8 (0.75%) SmokePing
12 7 (0.66%) AirWatch
13 6 (0.57%) WSUS
14 5 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (0.47%) Puppet
14 5 (0.47%) SCOM
15 4 (0.38%) Ansible
15 4 (0.38%) Backup Exec
15 4 (0.38%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 853 (80.40%) Cisco
2 415 (39.11%) CheckPoint
3 314 (29.59%) F5
4 150 (14.14%) Fortinet
5 149 (14.04%) Palo Alto
6 128 (12.06%) VMware
7 105 (9.90%) HP
8 102 (9.61%) SolarWinds
9 100 (9.43%) Microsoft
10 79 (7.45%) Blue Coat
11 69 (6.50%) TippingPoint
12 63 (5.94%) Aruba
13 53 (5.00%) Riverbed
14 49 (4.62%) Citrix
15 34 (3.20%) Intel Security
16 32 (3.02%) Nokia
17 30 (2.83%) Dell
17 30 (2.83%) FireEye
18 29 (2.73%) Aerohive Networks
19 28 (2.64%) Sourcefire
Central London / West End
Third Republic Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £330.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £330.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Robert Walters
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago