The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 28 June 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 46 66
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 10 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.88% 1.90% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 4.07% 4.21% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Median daily rate £338 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.97% +16.42%  

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 South Wales.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 246 214 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 46.33% 45.24% 35.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 239 228
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £478 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 17
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.59% +8.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £11.10 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.56 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in South Wales

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in South Wales

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Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cardiff +5 10 £338 +3.84%
Juniper
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (50.00%) CCNP
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) CCNA
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (28.57%) CCIE
6 4 (28.57%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (21.43%) Brocade
7 3 (21.43%) Nagios
7 3 (21.43%) SLA
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (7.14%) MikroTik
9 1 (7.14%) VLAN
9 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 1 (7.14%) XMPP
9 1 (7.14%) xDSL

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.14%) Broadband
6 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.14%) IPsec
6 1 (7.14%) IPv4
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) OSPF
6 1 (7.14%) PPP
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) xDSL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Network Support
2 6 (42.86%) Network Support Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall Support
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (28.57%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCIE
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (21.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Brocade
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MikroTik