The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 52 65
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 16 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.17% 1.51% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 4.43% 3.16% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 1
Median daily rate £352 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.88% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.97% +16.42%  

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 Milton Keynes.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 361 316 391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 49.05% 47.73% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 155 193
Median daily rate £400 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 18
Median hourly rate £12.02 £9.50 £10.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.47% -5.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.69 £14.10 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Milton Keynes

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 27 (90.00%) Firewall
3 21 (70.00%) F5
4 20 (66.67%) LAN
5 19 (63.33%) WAN
5 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (60.00%) Security Cleared
6 18 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (56.67%) CCNP
8 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) ITIL
9 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
10 8 (26.67%) VPN
10 8 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
12 6 (20.00%) Network Security
12 6 (20.00%) Blue Coat
12 6 (20.00%) Fortinet
12 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (20.00%) Wireless
13 5 (16.67%) Internet
13 5 (16.67%) CCIE
14 4 (13.33%) Citrix
14 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
14 4 (13.33%) SLA
14 4 (13.33%) CCSA
14 4 (13.33%) TACACS
14 4 (13.33%) Nokia
14 4 (13.33%) CCSE
14 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) Firewall
2 20 (66.67%) LAN
3 19 (63.33%) WAN
4 18 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (26.67%) VPN
6 6 (20.00%) Network Security
6 6 (20.00%) Wireless
7 5 (16.67%) Internet
8 4 (13.33%) TACACS
8 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (10.00%) MPLS
9 3 (10.00%) VLAN
10 2 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (6.67%) DHCP
10 2 (6.67%) DNS
10 2 (6.67%) SSL
10 2 (6.67%) VoIP
10 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Network Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Data Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Data Network Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Information Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Security Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) BYOD
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (3.33%) Coaching
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.33%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Line Management
5 1 (3.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (56.67%) CCNP
4 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
6 5 (16.67%) CCIE
7 4 (13.33%) CCSA
7 4 (13.33%) CCSE
8 2 (6.67%) CCNA
9 1 (3.33%) CCDP
9 1 (3.33%) CCIE Data Center
9 1 (3.33%) CISSP
9 1 (3.33%) HP ASE
9 1 (3.33%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nexpose
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 21 (70.00%) F5
3 6 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Nokia
5 3 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
5 3 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (10.00%) Brocade
6 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
6 2 (6.67%) Avaya
6 2 (6.67%) FireEye
6 2 (6.67%) GFI Software
6 2 (6.67%) LogRhythm
6 2 (6.67%) McAfee
6 2 (6.67%) Rapid7
6 2 (6.67%) Sourcefire
6 2 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (6.67%) TippingPoint