The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for JNCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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.

Juniper Networks Certified Internet Expert (JNCIE)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 631 627
Rank change year-on-year +78 -4  
Contract jobs citing JNCIE 54 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.038% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 4
Median daily rate £550 £625 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +35.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £519 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £525 £469
% change year-on-year -12.38% +12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 - -

JNCIE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9024 11621 10595
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.19% 21.89% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5396 7265 6174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 440 549
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.03% +16.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.52 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

JNCIE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing JNCIE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for JNCIE in the UK

JNCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JNCIE in the UK

JNCIE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JNCIE over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JNCIE in the UK

JNCIE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JNCIE in the UK

JNCIE
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JNCIE over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for JNCIE in the UK

JNCIE
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JNCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +57 42 £550 -12.00% 2
London 0 21 £600 -4.00%
Aberdeen - 12 £375 -
Scotland - 12 £375 -
South East +37 9 £460 -
Hampshire - 8 £460 -
Manchester - 7 - -
North West - 7 - - 1
Hook - 6 £455 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £475 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £475 -
North East - 5 £475 -
City of London - 3 £675 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JNCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JNCIE.

1 103 (92.79%) Cisco
1 103 (92.79%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (90.09%) CCIE
3 92 (82.88%) Juniper
4 82 (73.87%) WAN
5 80 (72.07%) Firewall
6 76 (68.47%) LAN
7 71 (63.96%) CCNP
7 71 (63.96%) Network Design
8 66 (59.46%) JNCIA
9 65 (58.56%) Wireless
10 64 (57.66%) ITIL
11 63 (56.76%) F5
12 62 (55.86%) CCDP
13 61 (54.95%) CheckPoint
13 61 (54.95%) CCIP
13 61 (54.95%) Fortinet
13 61 (54.95%) CCSE
13 61 (54.95%) CCSA
13 61 (54.95%) Riverbed
13 61 (54.95%) FortiGate
14 60 (54.05%) Service Management
15 59 (53.15%) ITSM
15 59 (53.15%) HP
16 52 (46.85%) Security Cleared
17 49 (44.14%) BIG-IP
17 49 (44.14%) Telecoms
18 48 (43.24%) HP ASE
18 48 (43.24%) HP MASE
19 45 (40.54%) Aruba

JNCIE
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 19 (17.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (73.87%) WAN
2 80 (72.07%) Firewall
3 76 (68.47%) LAN
4 65 (58.56%) Wireless
5 49 (44.14%) BIG-IP
6 35 (31.53%) MPLS
7 20 (18.02%) VPN
8 19 (17.12%) BGP
8 19 (17.12%) Network Security
9 16 (14.41%) OSPF
10 15 (13.51%) IPv6
11 13 (11.71%) ICMP
11 13 (11.71%) IPv4
11 13 (11.71%) VLAN
12 12 (10.81%) SNMP
13 9 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (7.21%) Junos
15 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
15 6 (5.41%) VoIP
16 3 (2.70%) WLAN
General
1 49 (44.14%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.71%) Military
3 4 (3.60%) Finance
4 1 (0.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) German Language
Job Titles
1 61 (54.95%) Network Engineer
2 31 (27.93%) Architect
3 29 (26.13%) Network Architect
4 15 (13.51%) Juniper Engineer
5 14 (12.61%) Design Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) Cisco Architect
7 9 (8.11%) Telecoms Architect
8 8 (7.21%) Cisco Network Architect
8 8 (7.21%) IP Design Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) IP Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 7 (6.31%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
11 5 (4.50%) Data Centre Architect
11 5 (4.50%) Network Design Engineer
12 4 (3.60%) AWS Architect
12 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Architect
13 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
13 3 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
13 3 (2.70%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 39 (35.14%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (63.96%) Network Design
2 64 (57.66%) ITIL
3 60 (54.05%) Service Management
4 59 (53.15%) ITSM
5 14 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (12.61%) Network Management
6 12 (10.81%) People Management
6 12 (10.81%) SOA
7 8 (7.21%) Network Architecture
8 7 (6.31%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (4.50%) Project Management
10 4 (3.60%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.60%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.60%) Demand Management
11 2 (1.80%) Migration
11 2 (1.80%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (1.80%) Validation
12 1 (0.90%) Load Balancing
12 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2
12 1 (0.90%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 103 (92.79%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (90.09%) CCIE
3 71 (63.96%) CCNP
4 66 (59.46%) JNCIA
5 62 (55.86%) CCDP
6 61 (54.95%) CCIP
6 61 (54.95%) CCSA
6 61 (54.95%) CCSE
7 52 (46.85%) Security Cleared
8 48 (43.24%) HP ASE
8 48 (43.24%) HP MASE
9 42 (37.84%) SC Cleared
10 39 (35.14%) Computer Science Degree
10 39 (35.14%) Degree
11 18 (16.22%) JNCIP
12 10 (9.01%) DV Cleared
13 6 (5.41%) CCIE Service Provider
14 5 (4.50%) JNCIS
15 3 (2.70%) CCIE Security
16 1 (0.90%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) HIPAA
1 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 61 (54.95%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 103 (92.79%) Cisco
2 92 (82.88%) Juniper
3 63 (56.76%) F5
4 61 (54.95%) CheckPoint
4 61 (54.95%) Fortinet
4 61 (54.95%) Riverbed
5 59 (53.15%) HP
6 45 (40.54%) Aruba
7 8 (7.21%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.70%) TippingPoint
9 1 (0.90%) Avaya
9 1 (0.90%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.90%) Brocade
9 1 (0.90%) BT
9 1 (0.90%) McAfee
9 1 (0.90%) VMware