The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Juniper
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 66 74 82
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 16 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.55% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 3.52% 0.69% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
Median daily rate £342 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% +4.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £390
% change year-on-year -3.44% -7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +56.36% +15.78%  

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 Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 454 437 562
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 44.12% 41.90% 46.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 234 243
Median daily rate £425 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% +19.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 18
Median hourly rate £13.75 £16.17 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.96% +11.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £10.07 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Buckinghamshire

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in Buckinghamshire

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Buckinghamshire

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Milton Keynes +7 14 £339 -7.19% 1
Juniper
South East

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
3 13 (65.00%) CCNP
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (65.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (65.00%) F5
4 12 (60.00%) LAN
5 11 (55.00%) WAN
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (50.00%) VPN
6 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 9 (45.00%) Blue Coat
8 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
8 8 (40.00%) Wireless
9 6 (30.00%) Internet
9 6 (30.00%) Nokia
9 6 (30.00%) Citrix
10 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (25.00%) TACACS
10 5 (25.00%) CCSA
10 5 (25.00%) CCSE
10 5 (25.00%) Network Security
11 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
11 4 (20.00%) Windows
11 4 (20.00%) SSL
12 3 (15.00%) CCNA
12 3 (15.00%) CCIE
12 3 (15.00%) Alcatel-Lucent

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) LAN
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 10 (50.00%) VPN
5 8 (40.00%) Wireless
6 6 (30.00%) Internet
7 5 (25.00%) Network Security
7 5 (25.00%) TACACS
7 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (20.00%) SSL
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (10.00%) DHCP
10 2 (10.00%) DNS
10 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Information Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) BYOD
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (5.00%) PKI
4 1 (5.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Information Security
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
1 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (15.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (15.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (15.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
3 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.00%) DNA
3 1 (5.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) Line Management
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Network Design
3 1 (5.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) CCNP
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (65.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) CCSA
2 5 (25.00%) CCSE
3 3 (15.00%) CCIE
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CCA
4 1 (5.00%) CCAA
4 1 (5.00%) CCDA
4 1 (5.00%) CCDP
4 1 (5.00%) CCVP
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) HP ASE
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Nexpose
2 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.00%) AppDNA
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) F5
3 9 (45.00%) Blue Coat
4 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 6 (30.00%) Nokia
6 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
7 3 (15.00%) Aerohive Networks
7 3 (15.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (15.00%) ArcSight
7 3 (15.00%) Brocade
7 3 (15.00%) FireEye
7 3 (15.00%) GFI Software
7 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
7 3 (15.00%) Rapid7
7 3 (15.00%) Sourcefire
7 3 (15.00%) Symantec
7 3 (15.00%) TippingPoint
8 2 (10.00%) HP
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft