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 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 42 46
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.31% 0.68% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 1.63% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £325
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 Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 113 123 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 34.77% 41.55% 35.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 92 87
Median daily rate £450 £350 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £8.80 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.13% -49.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.80 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £8.80 £72.00
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 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

Juniper
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

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 Oxford region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 10 (83.33%) Network Security
1 10 (83.33%) Palo Alto
2 7 (58.33%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (50.00%) BGP
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) Web Filtering
5 4 (33.33%) Brocade
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (25.00%) Publishing
6 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
7 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 2 (16.67%) F5
7 2 (16.67%) CCNP
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) Unix
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Science

Juniper
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 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Network Security
2 6 (50.00%) BGP
2 6 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (8.33%) Junos
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
6 1 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 3 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (41.67%) Web Filtering
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (8.33%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) HIPAA
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Palo Alto
2 4 (33.33%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) VMware