The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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
South East / Kent
Rank 47 44 38
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 1 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.35% 2.42% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 5.82% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Median daily rate - £200 -
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 Kent.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 132 189 121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 45.83% 41.54% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 146 73
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £470 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £27.38 - £18.00
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 Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Kent

Juniper
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto