The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for JNCIS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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.

Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist (JNCIS)
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 163 206
Rank change year-on-year 0 +43  
Contract jobs citing JNCIS 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.092% 0.059% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £525 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.80% +41.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £262 £375 £463
% change year-on-year -30.13% -18.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JNCIS is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 471 565 769
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.42% 16.70% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 421 573
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 19
Median hourly rate £18.70 £21.78 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.15% -11.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.75 £16.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £89.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

JNCIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing JNCIS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for JNCIS in the City of London

JNCIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JNCIS in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for JNCIS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIS 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 City of London region with a requirement for JNCIS.

1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
3 1 (33.33%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) VXLAN
3 1 (33.33%) YubiKey
3 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) NGN
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

JNCIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (33.33%) NGN
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) RSVP
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) VXLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
1 1 (33.33%) YubiKey
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto