Period
to 21 April 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 21 April 2019 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 of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 145 150
Rank change year-on-year +29 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing Juniper 61 52 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.49% 1.17% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 2.54% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 22
East of England median daily rate £438 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +16.67% -17.24%
10th Percentile £350 £291 £195
90th Percentile £575 £453 £399
England median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £66.81 - -
England median hourly rate £43.22 £46.42 £43.00
% change year-on-year -6.88% +7.94% +15.44%

Juniper is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,950 2,051 2,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 47.56% 46.17% 46.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,104 1,163 1,193
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £180 £200
90th Percentile £575 £588 £558
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 167 146
East of England median hourly rate £16.21 £15.86 £17.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.18% -10.07% +0.77%
10th Percentile £10.48 £10.66 £10.15
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.55 £42.68
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% - -6.54%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Juniper as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 43 £450 +26.76% 4
Norfolk +10 10 £438 +22.81%
Essex -4 5 £413 +28.91% 1
Suffolk +14 2 £381 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £475 -
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 54 (88.52%) Cisco
2 44 (72.13%) Firewall
3 27 (44.26%) F5
4 25 (40.98%) Data Centre
5 23 (37.70%) CheckPoint
6 19 (31.15%) DNS
7 18 (29.51%) 802.1X
8 17 (27.87%) OSPF
8 17 (27.87%) Finance
9 16 (26.23%) VPN
9 16 (26.23%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (26.23%) Blue Coat
9 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
9 16 (26.23%) Security Cleared
10 15 (24.59%) CCNP
10 15 (24.59%) BGP
11 14 (22.95%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (22.95%) Network Security
11 14 (22.95%) Palo Alto
12 13 (21.31%) LAN
13 12 (19.67%) Wireless
13 12 (19.67%) Migration
14 11 (18.03%) ProxySG
14 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (18.03%) Zscaler
14 11 (18.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 11 (18.03%) Network Monitoring
15 10 (16.39%) FWSM
15 10 (16.39%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (16.39%) Cisco ISE

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (1.64%) CloudStack
1 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (72.13%) Firewall
2 19 (31.15%) DNS
3 17 (27.87%) OSPF
4 16 (26.23%) VPN
5 15 (24.59%) BGP
6 14 (22.95%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (22.95%) Network Security
7 13 (21.31%) LAN
8 12 (19.67%) Wireless
9 11 (18.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 10 (16.39%) Cisco ISE
10 10 (16.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (16.39%) DMZ
10 10 (16.39%) FWSM
10 10 (16.39%) TACACS
10 10 (16.39%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (16.39%) WPA2
11 4 (6.56%) IPsec
11 4 (6.56%) SSL
11 4 (6.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) MySQL
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Retail
3 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Architect
2 11 (18.03%) Network Architect
3 10 (16.39%) Network Security Architect
3 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Security Architect
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Juniper Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) NOC Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Data Centre Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) IP Network Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Lead Network Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.64%) CGI
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Handset
4 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Linux
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Migration
2 11 (18.03%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (14.75%) Network Design
4 5 (8.20%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 5 (8.20%) ITIL
5 4 (6.56%) Decision-Making
5 4 (6.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.56%) Project Management
5 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
5 4 (6.56%) UML
6 3 (4.92%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.28%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (3.28%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.28%) Strategic Thinking
8 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.64%) Network Virtualisation
8 1 (1.64%) Security Operations
8 1 (1.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) Perl
1 1 (1.64%) Python
1 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
1 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
1 16 (26.23%) Security Cleared
2 15 (24.59%) CCNP
3 4 (6.56%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.64%) CCNA
4 1 (1.64%) CCSA
4 1 (1.64%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.03%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Firmware
3 1 (1.64%) KVM
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.64%) vCloud
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.64%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (88.52%) Cisco
2 27 (44.26%) F5
3 23 (37.70%) CheckPoint
4 16 (26.23%) Blue Coat
5 14 (22.95%) Palo Alto
6 11 (18.03%) Zscaler
7 9 (14.75%) Fortinet
8 5 (8.20%) Arista
8 5 (8.20%) Huawei
9 4 (6.56%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.92%) Nokia
10 3 (4.92%) VMware
11 2 (3.28%) Aruba
11 2 (3.28%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.64%) AlgoSec
12 1 (1.64%) Imperva
12 1 (1.64%) IronPort
12 1 (1.64%) Meraki
12 1 (1.64%) Splunk
12 1 (1.64%) Vyatta