The table below looks at the statistics for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 586 524 556
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +32
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 36 60 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.11% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 0.83% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 42 19
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£450 £388 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £461 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £309
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +25.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £28.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £41.50

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
8369 7208 9137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.60% 13.63% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4616 3909 4181
Average daily rate £363 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 460 400 689
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend

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

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NetScreen
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScreen within the UK over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

NetScreen Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NetScreen
Hourly Rate Trend

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

NetScreen Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NetScreen
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 NetScreen within the UK over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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 -21 36 £450 +16.12% 9
London +3 23 £465 +16.25% 7
City of London - 10 £425 - 4
Surrey -3 3 £513 +122.82% 1
South East -37 3 £513 +69.42% 2
West Midlands - 2 £330 -
York +5 1 £401 +3.35%
North Yorkshire -1 1 £401 +3.35%
Yorkshire -2 1 £401 +3.35%
Warwickshire - 1 £210 -
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
Camberley - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Lutterworth - - - -
Reading - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Slough - - - -
Watford - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -

NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NetScreen 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 NetScreen.

1 69 (97.18%) Firewall
2 67 (94.37%) Cisco
3 51 (71.83%) F5
4 48 (67.61%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (59.15%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (56.34%) CCNP
6 40 (56.34%) Juniper
6 40 (56.34%) Blue Coat
7 38 (53.52%) CheckPoint
8 32 (45.07%) Network Security
9 31 (43.66%) OSPF
9 31 (43.66%) BGP
10 30 (42.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 30 (42.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 27 (38.03%) Cisco IOS
12 26 (36.62%) BIG-IP
13 25 (35.21%) Linux
14 24 (33.80%) Citrix
15 23 (32.39%) E-Commerce
15 23 (32.39%) VMware
15 23 (32.39%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (30.99%) Finance
17 21 (29.58%) Infoblox
18 20 (28.17%) CCSE
18 20 (28.17%) HP
18 20 (28.17%) DNS
19 19 (26.76%) Thin Client
19 19 (26.76%) DHCP
19 19 (26.76%) Imperva
19 19 (26.76%) Fat Client

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NetScreen 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 NetScreen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.63%) Lync
1 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 69 (97.18%) Firewall
2 42 (59.15%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (45.07%) Network Security
4 31 (43.66%) OSPF
4 31 (43.66%) BGP
5 30 (42.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 30 (42.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 27 (38.03%) Cisco IOS
7 26 (36.62%) BIG-IP
8 20 (28.17%) DNS
9 19 (26.76%) DHCP
9 19 (26.76%) DMVPN
10 18 (25.35%) VPN
11 14 (19.72%) WAN
12 12 (16.90%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (14.08%) Multicast
13 10 (14.08%) SSL
14 9 (12.68%) Cisco PIX
15 7 (9.86%) MPLS
15 7 (9.86%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) Ingres
1 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (30.99%) Finance
2 15 (21.13%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.63%) Games
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Network Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) Security Specialist
2 19 (26.76%) Network Specialist
2 19 (26.76%) Network Security Specialist
3 11 (15.49%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Cisco Support
6 6 (8.45%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.04%) Network Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) Thin Client
1 19 (26.76%) Fat Client
2 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) Hedge funds
4 4 (5.63%) Online Games
5 1 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.21%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
2 5 (7.04%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) MVS
5 1 (1.41%) UNIX
5 1 (1.41%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) E-Commerce
2 16 (22.54%) Load Balancing
3 12 (16.90%) Change Control
4 10 (14.08%) Line Management
4 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
4 10 (14.08%) Problem Management
5 7 (9.86%) ITIL
5 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.45%) Network Management
7 5 (7.04%) Service Management
8 4 (5.63%) Scrum
8 4 (5.63%) Network Architecture
8 4 (5.63%) Kanban
9 3 (4.23%) Project Management
9 3 (4.23%) Change Management
10 2 (2.82%) Information Security
10 2 (2.82%) Network Design
10 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
11 1 (1.41%) Project Planning
11 1 (1.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) C
2 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (67.61%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (56.34%) CCNP
3 20 (28.17%) CCSE
4 10 (14.08%) JNCIS
5 7 (9.86%) CCNA
6 4 (5.63%) Degree
7 2 (2.82%) CCIE
8 1 (1.41%) CCSP
8 1 (1.41%) MCSE
8 1 (1.41%) MCSA
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.41%) CCSA
8 1 (1.41%) GCIA
8 1 (1.41%) GCIH
8 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.41%) MCTS
8 1 (1.41%) CISSP
8 1 (1.41%) CEH
8 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) GPG13
3 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.04%) ProxySG
3 4 (5.63%) UAG
3 4 (5.63%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.41%) Snort
5 1 (1.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (2.82%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.41%) RANCID
2 1 (1.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 67 (94.37%) Cisco
2 51 (71.83%) F5
3 40 (56.34%) Blue Coat
3 40 (56.34%) Juniper
4 38 (53.52%) CheckPoint
5 24 (33.80%) Citrix
6 23 (32.39%) VMware
7 21 (29.58%) Infoblox
8 20 (28.17%) HP
9 19 (26.76%) Imperva
10 16 (22.54%) McAfee
11 10 (14.08%) ProCurve
12 6 (8.45%) Fortinet
12 6 (8.45%) BMC
13 4 (5.63%) Nokia
13 4 (5.63%) Websense
13 4 (5.63%) Aruba
14 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds
14 3 (4.23%) TippingPoint
14 3 (4.23%) Dell
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