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 27 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.

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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 114 128
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 14 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.71% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 1.51% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 15
Median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £263 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £359 £350
% change year-on-year +11.49% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.40% +15.71%  

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 1061 1193 1498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.34% 46.97% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 617 852
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 103 136
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.80% +10.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £13.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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

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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 3 months to 27 June 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 -5 12 £375 +25.00% 6
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 32 (86.49%) Firewall
2 31 (83.78%) Cisco
3 24 (64.86%) Security Cleared
4 23 (62.16%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (51.35%) CheckPoint
5 19 (51.35%) CCNP
5 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
6 18 (48.65%) F5
7 16 (43.24%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (43.24%) WAN
8 15 (40.54%) LAN
9 14 (37.84%) Blue Coat
10 13 (35.14%) CCIE
11 12 (32.43%) ITIL
12 11 (29.73%) CCSE
13 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
14 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
14 9 (24.32%) Network Security
15 8 (21.62%) Computacenter
15 8 (21.62%) Palo Alto
15 8 (21.62%) Nokia
15 8 (21.62%) Citrix
15 8 (21.62%) CCSA
15 8 (21.62%) TACACS
16 7 (18.92%) SLA
16 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
16 7 (18.92%) VPN
17 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
17 6 (16.22%) Fault Management
17 6 (16.22%) Service Design

Juniper
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:

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 32 (86.49%) Firewall
2 16 (43.24%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (43.24%) WAN
3 15 (40.54%) LAN
4 9 (24.32%) Network Security
5 8 (21.62%) TACACS
6 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (18.92%) VPN
7 6 (16.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (16.22%) Wireless
8 5 (13.51%) DNS
9 4 (10.81%) Broadband
9 4 (10.81%) ISDN
9 4 (10.81%) NetScaler
10 3 (8.11%) BGP
11 2 (5.41%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (5.41%) MPLS
11 2 (5.41%) OSPF
11 2 (5.41%) VoIP
11 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Network Security Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Security Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Network Support
6 4 (10.81%) Network Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Network Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Security Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Juniper Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Juniper Specialist
9 1 (2.70%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Wiki
4 1 (2.70%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
3 6 (16.22%) Fault Management
3 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
3 6 (16.22%) Service Design
4 5 (13.51%) Network Design
5 4 (10.81%) Network Management
5 4 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (8.11%) Compliance Audit
6 3 (8.11%) Presales
7 2 (5.41%) Change Control
7 2 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.41%) High Availability
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Security Cleared
2 23 (62.16%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (51.35%) CCNP
3 19 (51.35%) SC Cleared
4 13 (35.14%) CCIE
5 11 (29.73%) CCSE
6 8 (21.62%) CCSA
7 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
8 3 (8.11%) CCDP
8 3 (8.11%) CISSP
9 2 (5.41%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) GPG13
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.70%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 19 (51.35%) CheckPoint
3 18 (48.65%) F5
4 14 (37.84%) Blue Coat
5 8 (21.62%) Citrix
5 8 (21.62%) Computacenter
5 8 (21.62%) Nokia
5 8 (21.62%) Palo Alto
6 6 (16.22%) Remedy
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) Trustwave
8 3 (8.11%) CyberArk
9 2 (5.41%) FireEye
9 2 (5.41%) Forcepoint
9 2 (5.41%) McAfee
9 2 (5.41%) Sourcefire
9 2 (5.41%) Symantec
10 1 (2.70%) HP
10 1 (2.70%) Meraki
10 1 (2.70%) Riverbed