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 27 July 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 590 561 531
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -30
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 21 32 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.42% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 31
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£360 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £360 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £513 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £401 £413
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7876 7565 6973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.80% 13.83% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4518 4037 3593
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% +2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 480 417 482
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.79 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 27 July 2015.

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 17 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 27 July 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 -38 20 £380 -5.11% 4
London -5 9 £400 -4.19% 2
Swindon +5 4 £450 -13.46%
Wiltshire +1 4 £450 -13.46%
South West +1 4 £450 +0.55%
City of London -12 4 £360 -12.72% 1
South East -15 3 £338 -34.14%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £282 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £282 -
North East - 2 £282 -
Hammersmith - 2 £438 -
Surrey +1 1 £338 -34.14%
East of England -3 1 - - 1
Essex -11 1 - - 1
North West -21 1 £400 +42.85%
Manchester - 1 £400 -

NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 56 (94.92%) Cisco
2 55 (93.22%) Firewall
3 53 (89.83%) Cisco ASA
4 51 (86.44%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (81.36%) Juniper
6 46 (77.97%) BGP
7 45 (76.27%) F5
8 43 (72.88%) OSPF
9 42 (71.19%) Network Security
10 41 (69.49%) CCNP
11 36 (61.02%) Citrix
12 33 (55.93%) Cisco IOS
12 33 (55.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 32 (54.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 32 (54.24%) Load Balancing
14 28 (47.46%) IPsec
15 27 (45.76%) VPN
15 27 (45.76%) Cisco PIX
16 26 (44.07%) Infoblox
17 25 (42.37%) Degree
18 24 (40.68%) Blue Coat
18 24 (40.68%) Wireless
18 24 (40.68%) MPLS
19 22 (37.29%) E-Commerce
19 22 (37.29%) VoIP
19 22 (37.29%) CheckPoint
20 20 (33.90%) TACACS
20 20 (33.90%) SolarWinds
20 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
21 18 (30.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (93.22%) Firewall
2 53 (89.83%) Cisco ASA
3 46 (77.97%) BGP
4 43 (72.88%) OSPF
5 42 (71.19%) Network Security
6 33 (55.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 33 (55.93%) Cisco IOS
7 32 (54.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 28 (47.46%) IPsec
9 27 (45.76%) Cisco PIX
9 27 (45.76%) VPN
10 24 (40.68%) MPLS
10 24 (40.68%) Wireless
11 22 (37.29%) VoIP
12 20 (33.90%) TACACS
13 14 (23.73%) WAN
14 11 (18.64%) DNS
14 11 (18.64%) BIG-IP
15 10 (16.95%) DMVPN
15 10 (16.95%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) German Language
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Network Specialist
3 12 (20.34%) Security Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Network Security Specialist
4 10 (16.95%) Security Specialist
5 9 (15.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Design Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Network Design Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Network Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Network Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Lead Architect
10 2 (3.39%) Lead Network Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Designer
11 1 (1.69%) Network Security Architect
11 1 (1.69%) Cisco Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
2 18 (30.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (16.95%) Thin Client
3 10 (16.95%) Fat Client
4 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.08%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Load Balancing
2 22 (37.29%) E-Commerce
3 18 (30.51%) DDoS Mitigation
4 13 (22.03%) ITIL
5 10 (16.95%) Service Management
6 9 (15.25%) Scrum
6 9 (15.25%) Network Design
6 9 (15.25%) Kanban
7 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.17%) Line Management
9 5 (8.47%) Change Management
10 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
10 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (3.39%) Supplier Management
11 2 (3.39%) Migration
11 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (1.69%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.69%) Capacity Planning
12 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) C
2 3 (5.08%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 51 (86.44%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (69.49%) CCNP
3 25 (42.37%) Degree
4 16 (27.12%) CCSE
5 10 (16.95%) CCIE
6 6 (10.17%) CCSA
7 4 (6.78%) CCNA
8 3 (5.08%) CCSP
8 3 (5.08%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (27.12%) RANCID
2 6 (10.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 56 (94.92%) Cisco
2 48 (81.36%) Juniper
3 45 (76.27%) F5
4 36 (61.02%) Citrix
5 26 (44.07%) Infoblox
6 24 (40.68%) Blue Coat
7 22 (37.29%) CheckPoint
8 20 (33.90%) SolarWinds
9 10 (16.95%) Imperva
9 10 (16.95%) HP
9 10 (16.95%) VMware
10 9 (15.25%) Fortinet
11 8 (13.56%) Nokia
12 6 (10.17%) IronPort
12 6 (10.17%) Tufin
13 4 (6.78%) Aruba
13 4 (6.78%) McAfee
14 3 (5.08%) Riverbed
15 2 (3.39%) Brocade
15 2 (3.39%) Remedy
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