Period
to 17 August 2018

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 6 months to 17 August 2018 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
England > South West
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 155 136
Rank change year-on-year -17 -19 -5
Contract jobs citing Juniper 39 47 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.71% 0.86% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.88% 2.08% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 51
South West median daily rate £377 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.22% +26.76% +1.43%
10th Percentile £244 £343 £280
90th Percentile £481 £517 £400
England median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £34.75 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.25% -20.11% +111.17%
England median hourly rate £47.00 £43.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +9.30% -6.52% +33.33%

Juniper is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,074 2,257 2,513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.67% 41.47% 42.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,251 1,343 1,570
South West median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £226 £225 £219
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 118 138
South West median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +50.54% +15.18%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.46 £10.43
90th Percentile £47.10 £52.88 £46.29
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.16% -0.71%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in the South West

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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 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +11 19 £400 +13.48% 2
Bristol -9 13 £350 -17.65% 1
Somerset - 2 £450 -
Devon +2 1 £379 -9.21%
Gloucestershire -5 1 - - 2
Dorset -8 1 - -
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 27 (69.23%) Cisco
2 25 (64.10%) Firewall
3 14 (35.90%) CheckPoint
4 12 (30.77%) McAfee
4 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 12 (30.77%) Windows
5 11 (28.21%) LAN
5 11 (28.21%) WAN
5 11 (28.21%) VMware
5 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.21%) Load Balancing
5 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (28.21%) vCenter Server
6 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
6 10 (25.64%) VPN
7 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
7 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
8 8 (20.51%) Splunk
8 8 (20.51%) Protective Monitoring
8 8 (20.51%) Junos
8 8 (20.51%) Veeam
8 8 (20.51%) MPLS
8 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (20.51%) ITIL
9 7 (17.95%) Linux
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft

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Co-occurring 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 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) Firewall
2 11 (28.21%) LAN
2 11 (28.21%) WAN
3 10 (25.64%) VPN
4 8 (20.51%) Junos
4 8 (20.51%) MPLS
5 7 (17.95%) BGP
5 7 (17.95%) Wireless
6 5 (12.82%) OSPF
7 4 (10.26%) ADSL
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
7 4 (10.26%) Network Security
7 4 (10.26%) VLAN
8 3 (7.69%) SAN
8 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.69%) VoIP
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.13%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Rational Team Concert
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) NetBeans
2 2 (5.13%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.13%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Network Specialist
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) ICT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (7.69%) ICT Manager
4 3 (7.69%) ICT Network Manager
4 3 (7.69%) ICT Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) PMI
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) CESG
4 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
2 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (17.95%) Linux
4 3 (7.69%) CentOS
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (28.21%) Load Balancing
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Protective Monitoring
3 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
4 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.69%) Server Management
5 3 (7.69%) SFIA
5 3 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Network Design
6 2 (5.13%) Network Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) C
3 2 (5.13%) C++
3 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
3 2 (5.13%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.26%) CCNA
4 4 (10.26%) CCNP
4 4 (10.26%) JNCIP
5 3 (7.69%) A+ Certification
5 3 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 3 (7.69%) PMP
5 3 (7.69%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.56%) CCDP
6 1 (2.56%) HND
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.56%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Def Stans
1 2 (5.13%) JSP 440
1 2 (5.13%) MISRA
1 2 (5.13%) MISRA C
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.95%) VMware NSX
4 2 (5.13%) NFS
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Firmware
5 1 (2.56%) KVM
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) vCenter Server
2 7 (17.95%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Cisco
2 14 (35.90%) CheckPoint
3 12 (30.77%) McAfee
4 11 (28.21%) VMware
5 8 (20.51%) Splunk
5 8 (20.51%) Veeam
6 7 (17.95%) Atlassian
6 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.95%) Sophos
7 3 (7.69%) Aruba
7 3 (7.69%) HP
7 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.13%) Brocade
8 2 (5.13%) F5
8 2 (5.13%) Forcepoint
8 2 (5.13%) Meraki
9 1 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.56%) BT
9 1 (2.56%) Capita
9 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard