The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 26 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 62 63
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 6 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.95% 0.34% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 2.58% 0.80% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £445 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 - £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 233 251 303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 36.81% 42.69% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 189 199
Median daily rate £425 £363 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 28
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -60.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Oxfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Abingdon - 2 £285 - 1
Oxford -4 1 £450 - 1
Juniper
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 19 (73.08%) Network Security
2 17 (65.38%) Palo Alto
3 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 12 (46.15%) Cisco
4 11 (42.31%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (38.46%) WAN
6 9 (34.62%) VPN
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (34.62%) BGP
6 9 (34.62%) Web Filtering
7 8 (30.77%) Brocade
7 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
9 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 6 (23.08%) DNS
10 5 (19.23%) Ethernet
10 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 5 (19.23%) CCIE
10 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
10 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
10 5 (19.23%) JNCIP
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (19.23%) F5
10 5 (19.23%) NetScaler
11 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
11 4 (15.38%) JNCIA
11 4 (15.38%) HIPAA
11 4 (15.38%) CCNP
11 4 (15.38%) MPLS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) Network Security
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 10 (38.46%) WAN
4 9 (34.62%) BGP
4 9 (34.62%) VPN
5 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 5 (19.23%) Ethernet
7 5 (19.23%) NetScaler
8 4 (15.38%) LAN
8 4 (15.38%) MPLS
8 4 (15.38%) SSL
9 3 (11.54%) Junos
9 3 (11.54%) OSPF
9 3 (11.54%) VoIP
10 1 (3.85%) Internet
10 1 (3.85%) VLAN
General
1 4 (15.38%) Publishing
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Network Engineer
2 16 (61.54%) Network Security Engineer
2 16 (61.54%) Security Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (34.62%) Web Filtering
3 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
3 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.85%) Service Design
6 1 (3.85%) Task Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C++
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (19.23%) CCIE
2 5 (19.23%) JNCIP
3 4 (15.38%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) JNCIA
4 3 (11.54%) CISSP
4 3 (11.54%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.85%) APMP
5 1 (3.85%) CCIE Security
5 1 (3.85%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) HIPAA
1 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Palo Alto
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) Brocade
4 5 (19.23%) F5
5 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 4 (15.38%) McAfee
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.69%) VMware
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) NetApp
8 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL