The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 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
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 121 60
Rank change year-on-year +70 -61  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 8 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.43% 0.25% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 0.42% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
Median daily rate £450 £330 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -2.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £286 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £402 £374
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 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.40% +15.71%  

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 the North East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 288 959 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 51.52% 59.86% 39.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 611 178
Median daily rate £330 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 75 32
Median hourly rate £28.75 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £36.00 £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in the North East

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in the North East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in the North East

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Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +78 8 £450 +36.36%
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 25 (96.15%) WAN
1 25 (96.15%) LAN
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
1 25 (96.15%) CheckPoint
2 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 24 (92.31%) Wireless
2 24 (92.31%) FortiGate
2 24 (92.31%) F5
3 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
3 23 (88.46%) Riverbed
3 23 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (88.46%) CCNP
4 22 (84.62%) ITIL
4 22 (84.62%) Service Management
4 22 (84.62%) CCSE
4 22 (84.62%) JNCIA
4 22 (84.62%) Fortinet
5 21 (80.77%) JNCIE
5 21 (80.77%) ITSM
5 21 (80.77%) CCSA
5 21 (80.77%) CCIP
5 21 (80.77%) CCDP
5 21 (80.77%) HP
5 21 (80.77%) CCIE
6 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
7 17 (65.38%) Network Design
8 16 (61.54%) BIG-IP
9 14 (53.85%) HP ASE
9 14 (53.85%) HP MASE
10 12 (46.15%) Aruba

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) LAN
1 25 (96.15%) WAN
2 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 24 (92.31%) Wireless
3 16 (61.54%) BIG-IP
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (7.69%) BGP
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) OSPF
6 1 (3.85%) SSL
6 1 (3.85%) TACACS
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) VRRP
General
1 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Network Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Build Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) ITIL
1 22 (84.62%) Service Management
2 21 (80.77%) ITSM
3 17 (65.38%) Network Design
4 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Network Management
6 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Escalation Management
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) CCNP
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
1 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
2 22 (84.62%) CCSE
2 22 (84.62%) JNCIA
3 21 (80.77%) CCDP
3 21 (80.77%) CCIE
3 21 (80.77%) CCIP
3 21 (80.77%) CCSA
3 21 (80.77%) JNCIE
4 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
5 14 (53.85%) HP ASE
5 14 (53.85%) HP MASE
6 11 (42.31%) Degree
7 9 (34.62%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
9 1 (3.85%) CCIE Security
9 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
9 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (92.31%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) Netcool
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) CheckPoint
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 24 (92.31%) F5
3 23 (88.46%) Riverbed
4 22 (84.62%) Fortinet
5 21 (80.77%) HP
6 12 (46.15%) Aruba
7 5 (19.23%) TippingPoint
8 1 (3.85%) Crossbeam
8 1 (3.85%) McAfee
8 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.85%) VMware