The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 March 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 36 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.94% 0.42% -
As % of the Vendors category 10.09% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.62% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -3.44% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +49.56% +15.00%  

Juniper is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 109 91 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 39.07% 38.56% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 69 101
Median daily rate £405 £250 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.00% -42.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 18
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.35% -6.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.51 £14.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Oxford

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in Oxford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in Oxford

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 15 (88.24%) Network Security
1 15 (88.24%) Palo Alto
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (52.94%) Brocade
4 8 (47.06%) Web Filtering
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) VPN
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 6 (35.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) BGP
7 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
8 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (23.53%) F5
8 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
8 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
8 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
9 3 (17.65%) HIPAA
9 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
9 3 (17.65%) Publishing
9 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (17.65%) CCNP
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
10 2 (11.76%) Junos
10 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (11.76%) Mentoring

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Network Security
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (35.29%) VPN
3 6 (35.29%) WAN
4 5 (29.41%) BGP
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
6 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.76%) Junos
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) SSL
6 2 (11.76%) VoIP
General
1 3 (17.65%) Publishing
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Network Engineer
1 14 (82.35%) Network Security Engineer
1 14 (82.35%) Security Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Brocade Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (47.06%) Web Filtering
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.88%) Service Design
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
2 2 (11.76%) JNCIP
2 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) HIPAA
1 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.88%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Palo Alto
2 9 (52.94%) Brocade
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) F5
5 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.88%) Ciena
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) VMware