The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 30 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 27 34
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.40% 0.46% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 2.35% 0.84% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
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 £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 Slough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 85 119 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 59.44% 55.09% 52.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 72 86
Median daily rate £415 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.69% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £14.20 £18.00 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.11% +29.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Slough

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 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 Slough region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) IPTV
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCIP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) IPv4
3 4 (66.67%) IPv6
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) ICMP
3 4 (66.67%) RSVP
3 4 (66.67%) VRRP
3 4 (66.67%) ATM
3 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (66.67%) FTP
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) SNMP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) VPLS
3 4 (66.67%) Video on Demand
3 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Multicast
3 4 (66.67%) Over-the-Top Content

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) ATM
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) Frame Relay
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) ICMP
2 4 (66.67%) IGMP
2 4 (66.67%) IPv4
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) Multicast
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) RSVP
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPLS
2 4 (66.67%) VRRP
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
2 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) IPTV
2 4 (66.67%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (66.67%) STB
2 4 (66.67%) Video on Demand
3 1 (16.67%) e-Health
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCIP
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) JNCIA
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Huawei
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
5 1 (16.67%) CA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft