Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for NetScreen skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetScreen over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 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.

Juniper Networks NetScreen
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 - 97
Rank change year-on-year - +97 +8
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.38% - 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Reading median daily rate £425 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

NetScreen is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 327 238 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.72% 18.70% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 127 160
Reading median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +3.63%
10th Percentile £197 £256 £227
90th Percentile £538 £550 £526
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 16
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £18.11 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.55% -50.73% +104.17%
10th Percentile £20.00 £12.90 £13.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.40 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £20.81
% change year-on-year +44.44% -35.14% -24.32%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing NetScreen as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for NetScreen 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 NetScreen in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScreen in Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScreen in Reading over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetScreen in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for NetScreen.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Avaya
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) PBX
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) CCDA
3 4 (66.67%) Nortel
3 4 (66.67%) CCVP
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) Use Case
4 3 (50.00%) WAAS
4 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) DECT
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WLAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) SMTP
4 3 (50.00%) FTP
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) SNMP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP

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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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) PBX
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) DECT
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) SNMP
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCDA
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) CCVP
3 1 (16.67%) CCDE
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE Security
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) Avaya
3 4 (66.67%) Nortel
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Tufin