The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Juniper
UK / England
Rank 253 271 219
Rank change year-on-year +18 -52  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 376 428 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.91% 0.87% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 2.07% 2.00% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 218 266
Median daily rate £375 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -3.44% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 18
Median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.36% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £17.50 £17.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +56.36% +10.00%  

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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18153 21417 22207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.80% 43.65% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11317 13158 12832
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 765 953
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +11.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.55 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.38 £51.00 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in England

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in England

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in England

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Juniper in England

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +18 122 £450 +5.88% 39
South East -18 120 £358 +9.16% 17
North West +32 25 £350 -26.31% 12
West Midlands +1 24 £438 +35.23% 4
East of England -2 23 £300 -17.24% 8
North East +8 18 £361 -
South West -24 16 £365 +0.68% 6
East Midlands +5 14 £300 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire +20 9 £450 +24.13% 1
Juniper
UK

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 696 (81.88%) Cisco
2 554 (65.18%) Firewall
3 395 (46.47%) Cisco Certification
4 328 (38.59%) LAN
5 304 (35.76%) WAN
6 298 (35.06%) CheckPoint
7 273 (32.12%) Security Cleared
8 268 (31.53%) CCNP
9 240 (28.24%) F5
10 222 (26.12%) SC Cleared
11 215 (25.29%) Network Security
12 191 (22.47%) BGP
13 189 (22.24%) VPN
14 180 (21.18%) Wireless
14 180 (21.18%) Cisco ASA
15 170 (20.00%) OSPF
16 160 (18.82%) CCNA
17 156 (18.35%) TCP/IP
18 155 (18.24%) Palo Alto
19 150 (17.65%) ITIL
20 137 (16.12%) MPLS
21 135 (15.88%) Data Centre
22 124 (14.59%) CCIE
23 122 (14.35%) Cisco Nexus
24 121 (14.24%) Network Design
25 113 (13.29%) JNCIA
26 110 (12.94%) DNS
27 104 (12.24%) Finance
27 104 (12.24%) Blue Coat
28 102 (12.00%) Windows

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in 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 21 (2.47%) IIS
2 16 (1.88%) Skype for Business
3 10 (1.18%) Apache
3 10 (1.18%) Confluence
4 7 (0.82%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.59%) nginx
6 4 (0.47%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.35%) GlassFish
7 3 (0.35%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.06%) MS Office
4 5 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.76%) SaaS
4 4 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.47%) Office 365
5 3 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.24%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 554 (65.18%) Firewall
2 328 (38.59%) LAN
3 304 (35.76%) WAN
4 215 (25.29%) Network Security
5 191 (22.47%) BGP
6 189 (22.24%) VPN
7 180 (21.18%) Cisco ASA
7 180 (21.18%) Wireless
8 170 (20.00%) OSPF
9 156 (18.35%) TCP/IP
10 137 (16.12%) MPLS
11 122 (14.35%) Cisco Nexus
12 110 (12.94%) DNS
13 86 (10.12%) SSL
14 78 (9.18%) Junos
15 68 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 67 (7.88%) VLAN
17 64 (7.53%) Ethernet
18 62 (7.29%) DHCP
19 55 (6.47%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (2.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.53%) Oracle Database
3 10 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (0.59%) MySQL
5 3 (0.35%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.35%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.24%) Ingres
6 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.18%) JIRA
2 10 (1.18%) Vagrant
3 6 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.35%) Subversion
5 1 (0.12%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.12%) JMeter
5 1 (0.12%) JUnit
5 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 104 (12.24%) Finance
2 89 (10.47%) Telecoms
3 35 (4.12%) Banking
4 10 (1.18%) Back Office
5 8 (0.94%) Investment Banking
5 8 (0.94%) Legal
5 8 (0.94%) Retail
6 5 (0.59%) Local Government
7 4 (0.47%) Billing
7 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.47%) Multimedia
7 4 (0.47%) Publishing
8 3 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.12%) Advertising
10 1 (0.12%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.12%) Electronics
10 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.12%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 430 (50.59%) Network Engineer
2 112 (13.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 99 (11.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 98 (11.53%) Juniper Engineer
4 98 (11.53%) Security Engineer
5 91 (10.71%) Architect
6 84 (9.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 63 (7.41%) Consultant
8 60 (7.06%) Network Architect
9 49 (5.76%) Network Consultant
10 45 (5.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 45 (5.29%) Senior Network Engineer
11 42 (4.94%) Analyst
12 35 (4.12%) Network Support
13 34 (4.00%) Support Engineer
14 31 (3.65%) Designer
15 30 (3.53%) Network Analyst
15 30 (3.53%) Network Designer
16 28 (3.29%) Firewall Engineer
17 27 (3.18%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.12%) 802.1X
2 16 (1.88%) Web Services
3 11 (1.29%) Middleware
4 10 (1.18%) Software Packaging
5 9 (1.06%) CSS
6 3 (0.35%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (0.35%) LAMP
6 3 (0.35%) Leaflet
6 3 (0.35%) SAML
7 2 (0.24%) RFC 2547
8 1 (0.12%) .NET
8 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.12%) CGI
8 1 (0.12%) Core Data
8 1 (0.12%) JSF
8 1 (0.12%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (0.12%) WAP
8 1 (0.12%) WCF
8 1 (0.12%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 135 (15.88%) Data Centre
2 64 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.29%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 13 (1.53%) PKI
6 12 (1.41%) Clustering
6 12 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (0.94%) Virtual Team
9 7 (0.82%) Wiki
10 6 (0.71%) CESG
10 6 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (0.71%) IPTV
10 6 (0.71%) Replication
11 5 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.59%) Over-the-Top Content
11 5 (0.59%) STB
11 5 (0.59%) Video on Demand
12 4 (0.47%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.47%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 102 (12.00%) Windows
2 94 (11.06%) Linux
3 54 (6.35%) Unix
4 46 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 33 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.06%) SUSE
10 7 (0.82%) Solaris
10 7 (0.82%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.71%) AIX
11 6 (0.71%) CentOS
12 4 (0.47%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.35%) Android
13 3 (0.35%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.35%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (17.65%) ITIL
2 121 (14.24%) Network Design
3 69 (8.12%) Load Balancing
4 67 (7.88%) Network Management
5 65 (7.65%) Service Management
6 62 (7.29%) Migration
7 42 (4.94%) Network Architecture
8 37 (4.35%) ITSM
9 35 (4.12%) Change Management
9 35 (4.12%) Information Security
9 35 (4.12%) Network Monitoring
10 32 (3.76%) Project Management
11 26 (3.06%) Configuration Management
12 25 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
13 22 (2.59%) Service Delivery
14 21 (2.47%) High Availability
15 18 (2.12%) Mentoring
16 17 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (2.00%) CRM
16 17 (2.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 16 (1.88%) PowerShell
2 15 (1.76%) SQL
3 11 (1.29%) Perl
4 9 (1.06%) Python
5 6 (0.71%) Java
6 5 (0.59%) C
7 3 (0.35%) PHP
7 3 (0.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.24%) Lisp
8 2 (0.24%) Ruby
9 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.12%) C#
9 1 (0.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 395 (46.47%) Cisco Certification
2 273 (32.12%) Security Cleared
3 268 (31.53%) CCNP
4 222 (26.12%) SC Cleared
5 160 (18.82%) CCNA
6 124 (14.59%) CCIE
7 113 (13.29%) JNCIA
8 72 (8.47%) CCSE
9 64 (7.53%) CCDP
10 57 (6.71%) JNCIS
11 54 (6.35%) CCSA
12 52 (6.12%) JNCIE
13 51 (6.00%) JNCIP
14 46 (5.41%) Degree
15 45 (5.29%) DV Cleared
16 40 (4.71%) CCIP
17 28 (3.29%) CCDA
18 27 (3.18%) HP ASE
19 26 (3.06%) HP MASE
20 25 (2.94%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (3.29%) PCI DSS
3 25 (2.94%) SLA
4 9 (1.06%) HIPAA
4 9 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.59%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.24%) QA
7 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 55 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 42 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (4.24%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (2.12%) vCloud
6 13 (1.53%) vSphere
7 10 (1.18%) ProxySG
8 6 (0.71%) Firmware
8 6 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.59%) XenServer
10 4 (0.47%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.47%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.47%) XenApp
11 3 (0.35%) KVM
11 3 (0.35%) NFS
11 3 (0.35%) Shibboleth
12 2 (0.24%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.24%) Snort
12 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 94 (11.06%) FortiGate
2 22 (2.59%) Puppet
3 21 (2.47%) Cisco Prime
4 19 (2.24%) Nagios
5 12 (1.41%) ZABBIX
6 10 (1.18%) Forum Sentry
6 10 (1.18%) Nexpose
6 10 (1.18%) SCOM
7 7 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.82%) SCCM
7 7 (0.82%) Terraform
8 5 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.47%) PowerCLI
9 4 (0.47%) RANCID
9 4 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.35%) Cacti
10 3 (0.35%) Opsview
10 3 (0.35%) QRadar
10 3 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 696 (81.88%) Cisco
2 298 (35.06%) CheckPoint
3 240 (28.24%) F5
4 155 (18.24%) Palo Alto
5 104 (12.24%) Blue Coat
6 95 (11.18%) Fortinet
7 85 (10.00%) HP
8 77 (9.06%) Microsoft
8 77 (9.06%) VMware
9 65 (7.65%) Aruba
10 59 (6.94%) Riverbed
11 43 (5.06%) Citrix
12 41 (4.82%) Brocade
13 37 (4.35%) Intel Security
14 34 (4.00%) SolarWinds
15 28 (3.29%) Huawei
15 28 (3.29%) TippingPoint
16 27 (3.18%) Nokia
17 24 (2.82%) Dell
17 24 (2.82%) Red Hat
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
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IT Connections
Rate: £500-600/day
Posted: 2 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
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London
AMS contingency
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onezeero.
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