The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 29 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.

Juniper
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 92 80
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 14 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.93% 0.30% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 1.88% 0.69% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
Median daily rate £300 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -24.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £376
% change year-on-year -3.44% -3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +49.56% +15.00%  

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 the East Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 744 723 728
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 49.17% 43.87% 43.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 396 367
Median daily rate £350 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +2.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £234 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 44 45
Median hourly rate £16.55 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.30% -10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.63 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £39.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Nottinghamshire +16 8 £338 +6.71%
Northamptonshire - 5 £300 -
Derbyshire -8 1 - - 1
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (58.33%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (50.00%) CCNA
6 11 (45.83%) CCNP
6 11 (45.83%) IP Telephony
6 11 (45.83%) Cisco IPT
6 11 (45.83%) JNCIA
6 11 (45.83%) Meraki
6 11 (45.83%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (37.50%) ITIL
8 6 (25.00%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) WAN
8 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 6 (25.00%) Fault Management
8 6 (25.00%) Computacenter
8 6 (25.00%) Service Design
8 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
10 4 (16.67%) SLA
10 4 (16.67%) CCSE
10 4 (16.67%) Wireless
10 4 (16.67%) F5
10 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 4 (16.67%) DBS Check
11 3 (12.50%) Palo Alto
11 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (58.33%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco IPT
4 11 (45.83%) IP Telephony
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (25.00%) LAN
5 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (16.67%) Wireless
7 3 (12.50%) MPLS
7 3 (12.50%) VoIP
8 2 (8.33%) DHCP
8 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
8 2 (8.33%) IPsec
8 2 (8.33%) NetScreen
8 2 (8.33%) OSPF
8 2 (8.33%) SSL
8 2 (8.33%) TACACS
8 2 (8.33%) VPN
8 2 (8.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 9 (37.50%) Voice Engineer
4 9 (37.50%) Voice Network Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Database Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco IPT Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) IP Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Telephony Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (25.00%) Service Design
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNA
3 11 (45.83%) CCNP
3 11 (45.83%) JNCIA
4 4 (16.67%) CCSE
4 4 (16.67%) DBS Check
5 2 (8.33%) CCDP
5 2 (8.33%) CCIE
5 2 (8.33%) CCSA
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) vCloud
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Meraki
3 6 (25.00%) Computacenter
4 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.67%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 3 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.33%) Aruba
7 2 (8.33%) Avaya
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (8.33%) Nokia
7 2 (8.33%) Samsung
7 2 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
8 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.17%) Radware
8 1 (4.17%) Remedy
8 1 (4.17%) Symantec