The table below looks at the statistics for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank - - 122
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
462 272 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.30% 10.94% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 146 222
Median daily rate £388 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £240 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £486 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 28
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.78 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing NetScreen as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetScreen across the West Midlands region.

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NetScreen
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen across the West Midlands region.

NetScreen Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NetScreen
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for NetScreen.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) F5

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet