Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 17 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 152 182
Rank change year-on-year -15 +30 -3
Contract jobs citing Juniper 27 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.54% 0.77% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 1.69% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 6
Scotland median daily rate £369 £323 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.16% +17.45% -15.71%
10th Percentile £355 £206 £251
90th Percentile £384 £401 £432
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 0
Scotland median hourly rate £39.50 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.66% - -
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% +15.38% +41.82%

Juniper is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1869 2016 2338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.40% 45.82% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1105 1127
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -1.41% +1.43%
10th Percentile £207 £229 £213
90th Percentile £531 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 68 75
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £18.25 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.99% +25.78% -8.66%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.81 £8.35
90th Percentile £46.30 £45.23 £41.95
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Juniper as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in Scotland

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Scotland

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Scotland

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Juniper in Scotland

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +9 19 £369 -
North Lanarkshire +2 4 - -
Glasgow -9 3 - -
Edinburgh -29 1 - -
Juniper
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) Firewall
3 21 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (66.67%) LAN
4 18 (66.67%) WAN
5 13 (48.15%) HP
6 12 (44.44%) Wireless
7 11 (40.74%) CCNP
7 11 (40.74%) VPN
7 11 (40.74%) F5
8 10 (37.04%) ITIL
8 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
9 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 9 (33.33%) Fortinet
9 9 (33.33%) Fault Management
10 8 (29.63%) Riverbed
10 8 (29.63%) Aruba
10 8 (29.63%) CISSP
10 8 (29.63%) CCIP
10 8 (29.63%) CCDP
10 8 (29.63%) CCIE
10 8 (29.63%) BIG-IP
11 7 (25.93%) CCSE
11 7 (25.93%) CCSA
11 7 (25.93%) ITSM
11 7 (25.93%) Service Management
11 7 (25.93%) CCSP
11 7 (25.93%) FortiGate
11 7 (25.93%) HP ASE
11 7 (25.93%) HP MASE

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 18 (66.67%) LAN
2 18 (66.67%) WAN
3 12 (44.44%) Wireless
4 11 (40.74%) VPN
5 8 (29.63%) BIG-IP
6 4 (14.81%) SAN
7 2 (7.41%) BGP
7 2 (7.41%) DMZ
7 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (7.41%) Network Security
8 1 (3.70%) 802.11
8 1 (3.70%) HSRP
8 1 (3.70%) IPsec
8 1 (3.70%) MPLS
8 1 (3.70%) OSPF
8 1 (3.70%) SNMP
8 1 (3.70%) SSH
8 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Security Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) TOGAF Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) CMDB
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Fault Management
3 7 (25.93%) ITSM
3 7 (25.93%) Network Design
3 7 (25.93%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) Database Tuning
4 4 (14.81%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Biometrics
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.11%) QMS
5 3 (11.11%) Release Management
5 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.41%) Anomaly Detection
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Perl
1 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) CCDP
3 8 (29.63%) CCIE
3 8 (29.63%) CCIP
3 8 (29.63%) CISSP
4 7 (25.93%) CCSA
4 7 (25.93%) CCSE
4 7 (25.93%) CCSP
4 7 (25.93%) HP ASE
4 7 (25.93%) HP MASE
4 7 (25.93%) JNCIA
4 7 (25.93%) JNCIE
5 5 (18.52%) CCNA
5 5 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) ACSA
6 3 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (11.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) FortiGate
2 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (14.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) HP
3 11 (40.74%) F5
4 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 9 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 8 (29.63%) Aruba
5 8 (29.63%) Riverbed
6 4 (14.81%) Apple
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 4 (14.81%) Dell
6 4 (14.81%) Google
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) Sophos
6 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 4 (14.81%) Veeam
6 4 (14.81%) Veritas
6 4 (14.81%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Meru Networks
8 2 (7.41%) FireEye
8 2 (7.41%) Lancope