The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Juniper Networks.

Juniper
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 81 76
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 12 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.65% 1.63% 1.55%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 3.22% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 8
Median daily rate £356 £440 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.03% +8.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £315 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £525 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.40% +15.71%  

Juniper is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 892 1180 1246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.56% 50.73% 50.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 616 585
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 72 54
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.80 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Juniper as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Juniper in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Reading -2 4 £394 -12.50% 2
Newbury +3 1 - - 1
Juniper
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 24 (70.59%) Firewall
3 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 9 (26.47%) MPLS
4 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
5 8 (23.53%) BGP
5 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
5 8 (23.53%) LAN
6 7 (20.59%) WAN
6 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
6 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (20.59%) Network Architecture
6 7 (20.59%) Network Management
6 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
6 7 (20.59%) Fortinet
7 6 (17.65%) SNMP
7 6 (17.65%) DNS
7 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (17.65%) OSPF
8 5 (14.71%) CCNP
9 4 (11.76%) Network Design
9 4 (11.76%) F5
9 4 (11.76%) Broadband
10 3 (8.82%) ICMP
10 3 (8.82%) HTTP
10 3 (8.82%) CRM
10 3 (8.82%) CCNA
10 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (8.82%) Huawei

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 24 (70.59%) Firewall
2 9 (26.47%) MPLS
3 8 (23.53%) BGP
3 8 (23.53%) LAN
4 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 7 (20.59%) WAN
5 6 (17.65%) DNS
5 6 (17.65%) OSPF
5 6 (17.65%) SNMP
6 4 (11.76%) Broadband
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (8.82%) HTTP
7 3 (8.82%) ICMP
8 2 (5.88%) 4G
8 2 (5.88%) HSRP
8 2 (5.88%) Multicast
8 2 (5.88%) Network Security
8 2 (5.88%) VPLS
8 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Billing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Network Architect
4 5 (14.71%) IP Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Security Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) IP Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Juniper Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Designer
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Network Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) SCADA
2 1 (2.94%) e-Health
2 1 (2.94%) IPTV
2 1 (2.94%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (2.94%) STB
2 1 (2.94%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Solaris
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Network Architecture
1 7 (20.59%) Network Management
2 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.76%) Network Design
4 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) High Availability
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security
6 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) Release Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) SIEM
6 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) CCNP
4 3 (8.82%) CCNA
5 2 (5.88%) CCIP
5 2 (5.88%) CISA
5 2 (5.88%) CISM
5 2 (5.88%) CISSP
5 2 (5.88%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) CCSE
6 1 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
3 7 (20.59%) Fortinet
4 4 (11.76%) F5
5 3 (8.82%) Huawei
6 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.94%) Arista
7 1 (2.94%) Aruba
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) CA
7 1 (2.94%) Clearswift
7 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire