The first table below looks at the demand for NetScreen skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Networks NetScreen
Rank 107 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.055% 0.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £306 £375
% change year-on-year
+30.61% -18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
164 191 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.10% 14.42% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 97 114
Average daily rate £325 £270 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £138 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £360 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 20
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.62 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.72% +35.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £115.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
NetScreen
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NetScreen
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NetScreen Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

NetScreen
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NetScreen Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

NetScreen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region 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 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Sun
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection

NetScreen
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region 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 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Sun
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat