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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.033% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £401
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - -
NetScreen
England

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
403 332 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.48% 13.98% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 185 147
Median daily rate £363 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £229 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 35
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.08 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScreen within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 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
Birmingham - 1 - -
NetScreen
England

NetScreen
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
6 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) F5
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) CCIE
6 1 (16.67%) CCNP
6 1 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (16.67%) AIX
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (16.67%) MPLS
6 1 (16.67%) OSPF
6 1 (16.67%) BGP
6 1 (16.67%) EIGRP

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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet