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 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 54 62
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 20 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.57% 0.20% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 8.81% 0.53% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £320 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.62% -15.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -3.44% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
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 Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 227 188 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.54% 37.90% 40.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 150 169
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 45
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £35.00
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 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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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
Oxford +6 11 £450 +40.62%
Kidlington - 2 £375 -
Abingdon - 1 £425 - 2
Juniper
South East

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 27 (90.00%) Network Security
2 26 (86.67%) Palo Alto
3 21 (70.00%) Firewall
4 17 (56.67%) Kalman Filter
4 17 (56.67%) Brocade
5 15 (50.00%) Web Filtering
5 15 (50.00%) Cisco
6 14 (46.67%) WAN
7 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
8 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
8 10 (33.33%) F5
8 10 (33.33%) NetScaler
9 9 (30.00%) HIPAA
9 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
9 9 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (26.67%) Blue Coat
10 8 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (26.67%) JNCIP
10 8 (26.67%) LAN
10 8 (26.67%) VPN
10 8 (26.67%) SSL
10 8 (26.67%) Intel Security
11 7 (23.33%) CISSP
11 7 (23.33%) JNCIA
11 7 (23.33%) JNCIS
11 7 (23.33%) Junos
12 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (20.00%) BGP

Juniper
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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) Network Security
2 21 (70.00%) Firewall
3 14 (46.67%) WAN
4 10 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 8 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (26.67%) LAN
5 8 (26.67%) SSL
5 8 (26.67%) VPN
6 7 (23.33%) Junos
7 6 (20.00%) BGP
8 5 (16.67%) DNS
8 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
10 3 (10.00%) VoIP
11 1 (3.33%) MPLS
11 1 (3.33%) OSPF
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Network Engineer
2 25 (83.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 25 (83.33%) Security Engineer
3 11 (36.67%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Brocade Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Data Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Kalman Filter
2 15 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Analytics
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.33%) Service Design
5 1 (3.33%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) C++
1 1 (3.33%) Java
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) Python
1 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) JNCIP
2 7 (23.33%) CISSP
2 7 (23.33%) JNCIA
2 7 (23.33%) JNCIS
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (16.67%) CCNP
5 3 (10.00%) CCIE
6 2 (6.67%) JNCIE
7 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) HIPAA
1 9 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Nagios
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Palo Alto
2 17 (56.67%) Brocade
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (33.33%) F5
5 8 (26.67%) Blue Coat
5 8 (26.67%) Intel Security
6 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.33%) Ciena
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) VMware