The table below looks at the statistics for Junos skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junos over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper Junos OS
Rank 621 619 601
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs citing Junos 40 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.077% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.55% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 26
Median daily rate £388 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £200 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8725 7949 7689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 13.93% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5338 4551 4078
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 485 443
Median hourly rate £29.25 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Junos
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Junos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Junos Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junos
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junos within the UK.

Junos Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Junos
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junos within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Junos Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Junos
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junos within the UK.

Junos Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Junos
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junos within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +18 40 £388 +10.71% 7
London -16 18 £556 +39.06% 3
South West +15 11 £375 -
Wiltshire +2 10 £375 -
South East +22 9 £365 -2.66% 1
Swindon - 9 £375 -
City of London +34 4 £475 +9.63%
Hampshire +5 4 £335 - 1
Gatwick - 3 £365 -
West Sussex - 3 £365 -
West Midlands -25 2 £180 -44.61%
Birmingham - 2 £180 -
Berkshire - 2 £388 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £388 -
Farnborough - 1 £335 -
Bristol - 1 - -

Junos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Junos 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 Junos.

1 57 (87.69%) Juniper
2 49 (75.38%) Firewall
3 48 (73.85%) Cisco
4 29 (44.62%) VPN
5 28 (43.08%) BGP
6 26 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (35.38%) OSPF
7 23 (35.38%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (35.38%) WAN
8 22 (33.85%) CheckPoint
9 21 (32.31%) Network Design
10 19 (29.23%) Finance
10 19 (29.23%) LAN
11 18 (27.69%) MPLS
12 16 (24.62%) Windows
12 16 (24.62%) DNS
13 15 (23.08%) F5
14 14 (21.54%) DHCP
15 13 (20.00%) Ethernet
15 13 (20.00%) CCNP
15 13 (20.00%) IPsec
15 13 (20.00%) tcpdump
15 13 (20.00%) Wireshark
16 12 (18.46%) JNCIP
17 11 (16.92%) SSL
17 11 (16.92%) Network Monitoring
17 11 (16.92%) Palo Alto
18 10 (15.38%) Windows Server
18 10 (15.38%) Multicast
18 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared

Junos
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 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Office
1 9 (13.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 49 (75.38%) Firewall
2 29 (44.62%) VPN
3 28 (43.08%) BGP
4 26 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (35.38%) OSPF
5 23 (35.38%) WAN
6 19 (29.23%) LAN
7 18 (27.69%) MPLS
8 16 (24.62%) DNS
9 14 (21.54%) DHCP
10 13 (20.00%) Ethernet
10 13 (20.00%) IPsec
10 13 (20.00%) tcpdump
10 13 (20.00%) Wireshark
11 11 (16.92%) SSL
12 10 (15.38%) Multicast
13 9 (13.85%) Network Security
13 9 (13.85%) SNMP
13 9 (13.85%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (12.31%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Robot Framework
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 52 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Network Support
3 10 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Juniper Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Design Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) IP Network Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) YAML
2 3 (4.62%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.31%) PKI
3 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) Fintech
4 3 (4.62%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (3.08%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.08%) NGOSS
6 1 (1.54%) BBC
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.54%) BYOD
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) Eurex
6 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Statistics
6 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Linux
2 10 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.23%) Unix
4 3 (4.62%) AIX
4 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.54%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Network Design
2 11 (16.92%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (15.38%) Migration
4 8 (12.31%) Change Control
4 8 (12.31%) ITIL
5 7 (10.77%) Load Balancing
6 6 (9.23%) Network Management
7 5 (7.69%) Workflow
8 4 (6.15%) Information Management
8 4 (6.15%) Operations Management
8 4 (6.15%) Security Hardening
8 4 (6.15%) WAN Optimisation
9 3 (4.62%) Change Management
9 3 (4.62%) Low Latency
9 3 (4.62%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.08%) Security Management
10 2 (3.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) C
2 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.00%) CCNP
3 12 (18.46%) JNCIP
4 10 (15.38%) CCNA
4 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 9 (13.85%) JNCIE
5 9 (13.85%) JNCIS
6 8 (12.31%) JNCIA
6 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.15%) CCIE
8 3 (4.62%) CCSA
8 3 (4.62%) CCSE
9 2 (3.08%) CCA
9 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (3.08%) Degree
9 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.54%) CCDA
10 1 (1.54%) CISSP
10 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.54%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.54%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Ansible
2 4 (6.15%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (6.15%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.62%) Puppet
4 2 (3.08%) OpenNMS
4 2 (3.08%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.54%) OpenView
Vendors
1 57 (87.69%) Juniper
2 48 (73.85%) Cisco
3 22 (33.85%) CheckPoint
4 15 (23.08%) F5
5 11 (16.92%) Palo Alto
6 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
6 9 (13.85%) SolarWinds
7 7 (10.77%) Brocade
8 5 (7.69%) Aruba
8 5 (7.69%) Citrix
8 5 (7.69%) HP
9 4 (6.15%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (6.15%) ProCurve
10 3 (4.62%) VMware
11 2 (3.08%) Agilent
11 2 (3.08%) Avaya
11 2 (3.08%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (3.08%) Intel Security
11 2 (3.08%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.54%) Virgin Media