The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for NetScreen skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetScreen over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Juniper Networks NetScreen
England / South East
Rank - 264 256
Contract jobs citing NetScreen 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.011% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.049% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £430 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £397 £401
% change year-on-year -20.65% -0.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NetScreen is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1467 2039 2018
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.97% 22.11% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1128 982
Median daily rate £400 £352 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +3.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 103 101
Median hourly rate £19.56 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.42% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £51.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

NetScreen
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing NetScreen as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NetScreen in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NetScreen in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScreen in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetScreen in the South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetScreen 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 South East region with a requirement for NetScreen.

1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) CCVP
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCDA
2 1 (33.33%) CCDE
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCVP
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stealthwatch
1 1 (33.33%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Lancope
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) TippingPoint