Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 137 100
Rank change year-on-year +40 -37 -6
Contract jobs citing Juniper 35 12 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.25% 0.33% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.89% 0.79% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 19
Manchester median daily rate £380 £378 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +26.00% -
10th Percentile £315 £332 £221
90th Percentile £460 £446 £453
North West median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.09% +5.79% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Manchester median hourly rate - - £27.50
North West median hourly rate £67.25 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +284.29% -36.36% -15.38%

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 Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1211 1521 1424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 43.14% 41.66% 43.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 831 723
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £211 £216 £200
90th Percentile £588 £538 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 44 61
Manchester median hourly rate £13.50 £13.60 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.70% - -12.29%
10th Percentile £10.46 £9.28 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.00 £34.75 £26.25
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% -2.78%

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 25 July 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 30 (85.71%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (45.71%) MPLS
4 15 (42.86%) CCNP
5 13 (37.14%) BGP
5 13 (37.14%) F5
6 12 (34.29%) Network Design
6 12 (34.29%) Firewall
7 10 (28.57%) JNCIP
7 10 (28.57%) JNCIE
8 9 (25.71%) WAN
9 8 (22.86%) LAN
9 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
9 8 (22.86%) OSPF
10 7 (20.00%) VPN
10 7 (20.00%) DNS
10 7 (20.00%) CCNA
10 7 (20.00%) CCIE
10 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 7 (20.00%) VLAN
10 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
11 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
11 6 (17.14%) CCIE Service Provider
11 6 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
12 5 (14.29%) Change Control
12 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
12 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
12 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (11.43%) Network Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) MPLS
2 13 (37.14%) BGP
3 12 (34.29%) Firewall
4 9 (25.71%) WAN
5 8 (22.86%) LAN
5 8 (22.86%) OSPF
5 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
6 7 (20.00%) DNS
6 7 (20.00%) VLAN
6 7 (20.00%) VPN
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
8 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
9 4 (11.43%) Broadband
9 4 (11.43%) HSRP
9 4 (11.43%) IGRP
9 4 (11.43%) NetScreen
9 4 (11.43%) Network Security
9 4 (11.43%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Design Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Juniper Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) IP Design Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) IP Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Network Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Juniper Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Network Design
2 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (5.71%) High Availability
6 2 (5.71%) Network Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.71%) SIEM
6 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.86%) Network Management
7 1 (2.86%) Security Auditing
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
1 1 (2.86%) PHP
1 1 (2.86%) Python
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (42.86%) CCNP
3 10 (28.57%) JNCIE
3 10 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 7 (20.00%) CCIE
4 7 (20.00%) CCNA
5 6 (17.14%) CCIE Service Provider
6 2 (5.71%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.71%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.86%) CCDP
7 1 (2.86%) CCSP
7 1 (2.86%) MCITP
7 1 (2.86%) MCP
7 1 (2.86%) MCSE
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) ProxySG
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Cacti
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
1 1 (2.86%) OpenNMS
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) RANCID
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Cisco
2 13 (37.14%) F5
3 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
5 3 (8.57%) BT
5 3 (8.57%) Ericsson
5 3 (8.57%) SAP
5 3 (8.57%) ZyXEL
6 2 (5.71%) Brocade
6 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.71%) Foundry
6 2 (5.71%) Huawei
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.71%) VMware
7 1 (2.86%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Xerox
Rochdale
IQ Telecom
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £600 per day - 3 Month Contract (initially)
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Daily Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMS contingency
Posted: 12 days ago