Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 January 2018 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 132 137
Rank change year-on-year +23 +5 -29
Contract jobs citing Juniper 32 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.14% 0.63% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 1.45% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 11
Manchester median daily rate £350 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +33.33%
10th Percentile £279 £236 £340
90th Percentile £508 £393 £513
North West median daily rate £363 £360 £400
% change year-on-year +0.69% -10.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £25.00

Juniper is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,153 1,375 1,513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.08% 43.47% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 811 782
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 21 59
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £11.71 £10.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £30.96 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.49% +5.71% +4.67%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Juniper as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in Manchester

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Manchester

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in Manchester

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Manchester

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Rochdale - 1 £500 - 1
Juniper
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 21 (65.63%) Cisco
2 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (43.75%) VPN
3 14 (43.75%) MPLS
3 14 (43.75%) Firewall
4 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 10 (31.25%) VLAN
5 9 (28.13%) Ethernet
5 9 (28.13%) Broadband
6 8 (25.00%) CCIE
6 8 (25.00%) CCNA
6 8 (25.00%) BGP
6 8 (25.00%) JNCIP
6 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (21.88%) DNS
7 7 (21.88%) WAN
8 6 (18.75%) LAN
8 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 6 (18.75%) CCNP
8 6 (18.75%) Change Management
8 6 (18.75%) BT
8 6 (18.75%) OSPF
8 6 (18.75%) JNCIE
8 6 (18.75%) Network Design
8 6 (18.75%) Network Security
8 6 (18.75%) Palo Alto
9 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
9 5 (15.63%) Junos
9 5 (15.63%) SIEM
9 5 (15.63%) Active Directory

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Firewall
1 14 (43.75%) MPLS
1 14 (43.75%) VPN
2 10 (31.25%) VLAN
3 9 (28.13%) Broadband
3 9 (28.13%) Ethernet
4 8 (25.00%) BGP
5 7 (21.88%) DNS
5 7 (21.88%) WAN
6 6 (18.75%) LAN
6 6 (18.75%) Network Security
6 6 (18.75%) OSPF
6 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 5 (15.63%) DHCP
7 5 (15.63%) Junos
8 4 (12.50%) IGMP
9 3 (9.38%) LLU
9 3 (9.38%) SAN
9 3 (9.38%) VoIP
10 2 (6.25%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
2 7 (21.88%) Network Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Design Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) IP Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Core Network Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Core Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) IP Architect
4 4 (12.50%) IP Design Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Juniper Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Product Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Change Management
1 6 (18.75%) Network Design
2 5 (15.63%) SIEM
3 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.38%) Network Management
5 2 (6.25%) Change Control
5 2 (6.25%) Coaching
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
5 2 (6.25%) Statistics
6 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.13%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Perl
1 2 (6.25%) PHP
1 2 (6.25%) Python
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) CCIE
2 8 (25.00%) CCNA
2 8 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 6 (18.75%) CCNP
3 6 (18.75%) JNCIE
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (6.25%) MCSA
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) CCSA
5 1 (3.13%) CCSE
5 1 (3.13%) CCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) ProxySG
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) VMware NSX
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Cacti
1 2 (6.25%) Nagios
1 2 (6.25%) OpenNMS
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
1 2 (6.25%) RANCID
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
1 2 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 6 (18.75%) BT
3 6 (18.75%) Palo Alto
4 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
5 4 (12.50%) F5
5 4 (12.50%) Huawei
6 3 (9.38%) Ericsson
6 3 (9.38%) Redback
6 3 (9.38%) Riverbed
6 3 (9.38%) VMware
7 1 (3.13%) Brocade
7 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.13%) Foundry
7 1 (3.13%) Meraki
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) ZyXEL