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 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Juniper
UK / Scotland
Rank 97 120 114
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 10 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.57% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 0.67% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Median daily rate £315 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 - £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 - £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £390
% change year-on-year -3.44% -7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +56.36% +15.78%  

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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 761 1050 1017
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.39% 40.82% 36.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 578 536
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 34
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +168.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £13.80 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Juniper in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 24 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
Renfrewshire - 6 £319 -
Glasgow - 2 £290 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Juniper
UK

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco
3 16 (88.89%) LAN
4 15 (83.33%) WAN
5 14 (77.78%) ITIL
6 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
8 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 9 (50.00%) CCNP
8 9 (50.00%) Service Management
8 9 (50.00%) ITSM
9 8 (44.44%) Wireless
9 8 (44.44%) CCIE
9 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
10 7 (38.89%) Riverbed
10 7 (38.89%) F5
10 7 (38.89%) FortiGate
10 7 (38.89%) VPN
10 7 (38.89%) CCIP
10 7 (38.89%) CCDP
10 7 (38.89%) HP
10 7 (38.89%) CCSA
10 7 (38.89%) CCSE
10 7 (38.89%) JNCIA
10 7 (38.89%) JNCIE
10 7 (38.89%) Degree
10 7 (38.89%) Fortinet
11 5 (27.78%) Network Design
11 5 (27.78%) BIG-IP
11 5 (27.78%) Aruba

Juniper
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (88.89%) LAN
3 15 (83.33%) WAN
4 8 (44.44%) Wireless
5 7 (38.89%) VPN
6 5 (27.78%) BIG-IP
6 5 (27.78%) Network Security
7 4 (22.22%) NetScreen
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (16.67%) VLAN
9 2 (11.11%) FWSM
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
10 1 (5.56%) HSRP
10 1 (5.56%) IGMP
10 1 (5.56%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support
4 1 (5.56%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) ITSM
2 9 (50.00%) Service Management
3 5 (27.78%) Network Design
4 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (22.22%) Fault Management
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) QMS
5 3 (16.67%) Release Management
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.11%) People Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.56%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) CCNP
4 8 (44.44%) CCIE
4 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) CCDP
5 7 (38.89%) CCIP
5 7 (38.89%) CCSA
5 7 (38.89%) CCSE
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) JNCIA
5 7 (38.89%) JNCIE
6 5 (27.78%) HP ASE
6 5 (27.78%) HP MASE
7 3 (16.67%) CCSP
7 3 (16.67%) CISSP
8 1 (5.56%) CCNA
8 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (38.89%) F5
3 7 (38.89%) Fortinet
3 7 (38.89%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) Riverbed
4 5 (27.78%) Aruba
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds