Period
to 22 September 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 September 2021 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 > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 451 311 404
Rank change year-on-year -140 +93 +14
Contract jobs citing Juniper 100 53 167
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.97% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 35 101
10th Percentile £282 £205 £304
25th Percentile £344 £363 £370
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £534 £482 £525
90th Percentile £615 £488 £575
England median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 7
10th Percentile " £46.17 £30.00
25th Percentile £24.50 £46.79 £34.63
Median hourly rate £40.50 £47.83 £47.00
Median % change year-on-year -15.34% +1.77% +7.02%
75th Percentile £47.56 " £49.38
90th Percentile £52.48 " £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.35 £34.00 £44.71
% change year-on-year +21.60% -23.95% -4.87%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 12,943 5,447 15,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.27% 40.73% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,786 3,686 10,254
10th Percentile £340 £306 £275
25th Percentile £443 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £625 £588
90th Percentile £725 £719 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 46 244
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.66 £12.50
25th Percentile £15.38 £15.50 £15.58
Median hourly rate £24.35 £23.75 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +2.53% +13.10% +7.69%
75th Percentile £44.31 £46.88 £29.96
90th Percentile £57.20 £51.07 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £19.03
% change year-on-year -6.17% +6.41% +9.30%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Juniper as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in London

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Juniper in London.

Daily rate trend for Juniper in London

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Juniper in London over the 6 months to 22 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Juniper in London

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Juniper in London.

Hourly rate trend for Juniper in London

Juniper
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Juniper in London over the 6 months to 22 September 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Juniper in London

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the London region over the 6 months to 22 September 2021. 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
South London +12 14 - - 1
Central London -54 9 £518 +22.49% 8
West London - 3 £175 - 8
North London - 1 £405 -
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 65 (65.00%) Cisco
2 39 (39.00%) VMware
3 37 (37.00%) Firewall
4 34 (34.00%) LAN
4 34 (34.00%) WAN
5 32 (32.00%) Linux
6 29 (29.00%) Windows
7 28 (28.00%) DNS
8 25 (25.00%) VPN
8 25 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 24 (24.00%) DHCP
10 23 (23.00%) Dell
11 22 (22.00%) SAN
11 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (19.00%) Network Security
12 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
12 19 (19.00%) TCP/IP
13 17 (17.00%) CCNA
13 17 (17.00%) CheckPoint
13 17 (17.00%) Fortinet
14 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
14 16 (16.00%) BGP
14 16 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (15.00%) F5
15 15 (15.00%) MPLS
16 14 (14.00%) OSPF
16 14 (14.00%) Telecoms
16 14 (14.00%) Python
16 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) AWS
1 9 (9.00%) Azure
1 9 (9.00%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (4.00%) GCP
3 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (1.00%) Akamai
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.00%) Google Workspace
4 1 (1.00%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.00%) PaaS
4 1 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.00%) Firewall
2 34 (34.00%) LAN
2 34 (34.00%) WAN
3 28 (28.00%) DNS
4 25 (25.00%) VPN
5 24 (24.00%) DHCP
6 22 (22.00%) SAN
7 19 (19.00%) Network Security
7 19 (19.00%) TCP/IP
8 16 (16.00%) BGP
9 15 (15.00%) MPLS
10 14 (14.00%) OSPF
11 12 (12.00%) Ethernet
12 11 (11.00%) Junos
13 10 (10.00%) Internet
14 9 (9.00%) HTTP
15 7 (7.00%) IPsec
16 6 (6.00%) Fibre Channel
16 6 (6.00%) Wireless
17 5 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) DB2
3 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (2.00%) eggPlant
2 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.00%) Social Skills
3 8 (8.00%) Finance
4 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.00%) Banking
6 2 (2.00%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (2.00%) Games
6 2 (2.00%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.00%) Local Government
7 1 (1.00%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 31 (31.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 8 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.00%) Architect
4 7 (7.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (6.00%) Test Manager
6 5 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.00%) Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (3.00%) Web Services
1 3 (3.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.00%) Middleware
3 1 (1.00%) CSS
3 1 (1.00%) JSON
3 1 (1.00%) Kafka
3 1 (1.00%) Spine.js
3 1 (1.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.00%) Fibre Optics
3 5 (5.00%) iPad
3 5 (5.00%) iPhone
3 5 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.00%) PKI
4 4 (4.00%) Replication
5 3 (3.00%) CESG
6 2 (2.00%) Clustering
6 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.00%) Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.00%) PlayStation
7 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.00%) Linux
2 29 (29.00%) Windows
3 14 (14.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (5.00%) Unix
7 5 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.00%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (3.00%) SUSE
9 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.00%) CentOS
11 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.00%) Solaris
11 1 (1.00%) VMS
11 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.00%) Project Delivery
3 10 (10.00%) Network Management
4 9 (9.00%) Migration
5 8 (8.00%) Network Architecture
5 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.00%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.00%) Network Design
6 7 (7.00%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (7.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (6.00%) Change Management
7 6 (6.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (5.00%) DevOps
8 5 (5.00%) Network Virtualisation
8 5 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.00%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (4.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.00%) Python
2 10 (10.00%) SQL
3 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.00%) Java
4 2 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (1.00%) C
5 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (17.00%) CCNA
3 12 (12.00%) CCNP
3 12 (12.00%) JNCIA
4 11 (11.00%) JNCIS
5 10 (10.00%) JNCIP
6 9 (9.00%) Degree
7 8 (8.00%) CCDA
8 5 (5.00%) MCSE
8 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.00%) RHCA
8 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.00%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (4.00%) Master's Degree
10 3 (3.00%) CCIE
10 3 (3.00%) HND
10 3 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.00%) CCSP
11 2 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) SLA
2 5 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.00%) NIST
3 1 (1.00%) OASIS TOSCA
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.00%) PMO
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (13.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (12.00%) vSphere
5 5 (5.00%) Docker
5 5 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (5.00%) XenApp
6 3 (3.00%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.00%) Ceph
7 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.00%) KVM
7 1 (1.00%) LXC
7 1 (1.00%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) FortiGate
2 7 (7.00%) WSUS
3 6 (6.00%) Ansible
4 5 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 5 (5.00%) ZABBIX
5 4 (4.00%) Puppet
6 2 (2.00%) Packer
6 2 (2.00%) Terraform
7 1 (1.00%) Cloudify
7 1 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.00%) Grafana
7 1 (1.00%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.00%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.00%) Icinga
7 1 (1.00%) Juju
7 1 (1.00%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.00%) Salt
7 1 (1.00%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 65 (65.00%) Cisco
2 39 (39.00%) VMware
3 23 (23.00%) Dell
4 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (17.00%) CheckPoint
5 17 (17.00%) Fortinet
6 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
7 15 (15.00%) F5
8 14 (14.00%) Palo Alto
9 13 (13.00%) SolarWinds
10 10 (10.00%) Citrix
11 9 (9.00%) Brocade
11 9 (9.00%) Veeam
12 8 (8.00%) HP
13 6 (6.00%) Nokia
13 6 (6.00%) Oracle
13 6 (6.00%) QNAP
14 5 (5.00%) Adobe
14 5 (5.00%) Apple
14 5 (5.00%) Meraki