The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 48 59
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 4 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.70% 2.58% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 5.25% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 2
Median daily rate £394 £450 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +0.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £515 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
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 Reading.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 279 419 459
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 48.61% 49.06% 53.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 241 211
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 30
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -7.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.45 £24.12
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in Reading

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) F5
5 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) SNMP
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) HSRP
6 2 (18.18%) 4G
6 2 (18.18%) OSPF
6 2 (18.18%) BGP
6 2 (18.18%) ICMP
6 2 (18.18%) Telnet
6 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 2 (18.18%) 3G
6 2 (18.18%) CISA
6 2 (18.18%) CISM
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) CISSP
6 2 (18.18%) HTTP
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) High Availability
6 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
7 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (27.27%) MPLS
2 3 (27.27%) SNMP
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) 3G
3 2 (18.18%) 4G
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) HSRP
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
3 2 (18.18%) ICMP
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) Telnet
3 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) LTE
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IP Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper Support
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CISA
3 2 (18.18%) CISM
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) CCIP
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Aruba
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire