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 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
England / East of England
Rank 101 103 106
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 25 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.15% 0.82% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 1.74% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 15
Median daily rate £300 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% -14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £263 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £445 £475
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 the East of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 988 1150 1308
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.49% 47.09% 50.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 654 718
Median daily rate £378 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 89 114
Median hourly rate £19.45 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.12 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £57.50 £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 the East of England

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

Juniper
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

Juniper
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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in the East of England

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
Hertfordshire +7 18 £300 -25.00%
Norfolk +5 3 £375 - 1
Suffolk -4 3 £150 -58.62% 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £300 - 1
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 40 (78.43%) Cisco
2 36 (70.59%) Firewall
3 33 (64.71%) Security Cleared
4 29 (56.86%) SC Cleared
5 27 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 17 (33.33%) LAN
6 17 (33.33%) Network Security
7 16 (31.37%) F5
8 15 (29.41%) WAN
9 14 (27.45%) ITIL
10 13 (25.49%) VPN
11 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 12 (23.53%) CCNP
12 11 (21.57%) Wireless
12 11 (21.57%) Broadband
13 10 (19.61%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (19.61%) ISDN
13 10 (19.61%) Network Design
14 9 (17.65%) Blue Coat
14 9 (17.65%) DNS
14 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (15.69%) Network Management
15 8 (15.69%) Remedy
15 8 (15.69%) CCNA
16 7 (13.73%) BGP
16 7 (13.73%) Palo Alto
17 6 (11.76%) CCIE

Juniper
Top Related 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 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (70.59%) Firewall
2 17 (33.33%) LAN
2 17 (33.33%) Network Security
3 15 (29.41%) WAN
4 13 (25.49%) VPN
5 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 11 (21.57%) Broadband
6 11 (21.57%) Wireless
7 10 (19.61%) ISDN
8 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (17.65%) DNS
8 9 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (13.73%) BGP
10 6 (11.76%) OSPF
11 4 (7.84%) DHCP
11 4 (7.84%) MPLS
11 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (5.88%) IPv4
12 3 (5.88%) IPv6
12 3 (5.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JMeter
1 1 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Network Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Network Support
3 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Consultant
4 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Network Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) NOC Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Support
8 2 (3.92%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Network Support Technician
8 2 (3.92%) Network Technician
8 2 (3.92%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Wiki
3 2 (3.92%) e-Health
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Network Design
2 10 (19.61%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (15.69%) Network Management
4 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.84%) Fault Management
5 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.84%) Service Design
6 3 (5.88%) Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Presales
7 2 (3.92%) Change Control
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.92%) Validation
8 1 (1.96%) Information Security
8 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.96%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 29 (56.86%) SC Cleared
3 27 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (23.53%) CCNP
5 8 (15.69%) CCNA
6 6 (11.76%) CCIE
7 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.96%) Degree
8 1 (1.96%) ISEB
8 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) DFS Replication
2 1 (1.96%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.96%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.96%) PowerCLI
2 1 (1.96%) Simpana
Vendors
1 40 (78.43%) Cisco
2 17 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 16 (31.37%) F5
4 9 (17.65%) Blue Coat
5 8 (15.69%) Remedy
6 7 (13.73%) Palo Alto
7 4 (7.84%) Computacenter
7 4 (7.84%) Huawei
7 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.88%) Trustwave
9 2 (3.92%) HP
9 2 (3.92%) Meraki
9 2 (3.92%) NetApp
9 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.92%) Sourcefire
9 2 (3.92%) Tellabs
10 1 (1.96%) CommVault
10 1 (1.96%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.96%) Nokia