The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Juniper
England / South West
Rank 116 92 113
Rank change year-on-year -24 +21  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 17 43 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.66% 1.50% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 3.75% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 23
Median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.68% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £363 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £480 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £384
% change year-on-year -3.44% -5.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +56.36% +22.22%  

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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1030 1146 1205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.25% 39.96% 38.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 738 715
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.68% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 73 69
Median hourly rate £38.75 £20.00 £20.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.75% -0.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.25 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £46.34 £44.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in the South West

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in the South West

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in the South West

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire -19 8 £388 +6.89%
Gloucestershire - 7 £315 - 1
Bristol -6 2 £488 - 4
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 28 (82.35%) Cisco
2 27 (79.41%) Firewall
3 24 (70.59%) WAN
4 23 (67.65%) LAN
5 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
6 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (41.18%) SC Cleared
7 13 (38.24%) VPN
8 12 (35.29%) Wireless
9 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
9 10 (29.41%) Windows
9 10 (29.41%) Internet
10 8 (23.53%) Intel Security
10 8 (23.53%) ITIL
10 8 (23.53%) DNS
10 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
10 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (20.59%) Network Security
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
11 7 (20.59%) CCNA
11 7 (20.59%) SSL
11 7 (20.59%) Linux
11 7 (20.59%) BGP
11 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
11 7 (20.59%) OSPF
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (17.65%) F5
12 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
12 6 (17.65%) CCNP
12 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) GlassFish
1 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) Firewall
2 24 (70.59%) WAN
3 23 (67.65%) LAN
4 13 (38.24%) VPN
5 12 (35.29%) Wireless
6 10 (29.41%) Internet
6 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (23.53%) DNS
8 7 (20.59%) BGP
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (20.59%) Network Security
8 7 (20.59%) OSPF
8 7 (20.59%) SSL
9 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
9 5 (14.71%) MPLS
9 5 (14.71%) VLAN
9 5 (14.71%) VoIP
10 4 (11.76%) ISDN
10 4 (11.76%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Network Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Network Support
4 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Information Security Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) LAMP
1 2 (5.88%) SAML
2 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.94%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) PKI
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) CentOS
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.65%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) Network Design
3 4 (11.76%) Data Encryption
3 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.76%) Information Security
3 4 (11.76%) Information Security Management
3 4 (11.76%) Network Segmentation
3 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
3 4 (11.76%) Security Management
3 4 (11.76%) SIEM
4 3 (8.82%) Demand Management
4 3 (8.82%) Network Management
4 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.82%) Open Source
5 2 (5.88%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) Perl
1 2 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) CCNA
4 6 (17.65%) CCNP
4 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) JNCIE
5 5 (14.71%) SANS
6 4 (11.76%) JNCIA
7 3 (8.82%) CCIE
7 3 (8.82%) JNCIP
7 3 (8.82%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) ProxySG
3 2 (5.88%) Shibboleth
4 1 (2.94%) Firmware
4 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) Opsview
3 1 (2.94%) QRadar
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Cisco
2 8 (23.53%) Intel Security
3 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) F5
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) VMware
6 4 (11.76%) Aruba
6 4 (11.76%) Brocade
6 4 (11.76%) Palo Alto
7 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
7 3 (8.82%) BT
7 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
7 3 (8.82%) HP
8 2 (5.88%) Ciena
8 2 (5.88%) Dell
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
8 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
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