The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Juniper Networks.

Juniper
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 124 135
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11  
Contract jobs citing Juniper 5 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.76% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 2.01% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 1
Median daily rate £475 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% +25.00%  
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 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.40% +15.71%  

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 Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 769 1046 1246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 38.22% 37.72% 42.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 699 781
Median daily rate £388 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 31 52
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.34 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Yorkshire

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Yorkshire

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the Yorkshire region 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
North Yorkshire +5 2 £475 +31.03%
West Yorkshire +5 2 - - 2
South Yorkshire +7 1 £410 - 1
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (40.00%) F5
4 6 (40.00%) Symantec
5 5 (33.33%) Internet
5 5 (33.33%) McAfee
5 5 (33.33%) Wireless
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Unix
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 5 (33.33%) ArcSight
5 5 (33.33%) Information Security
5 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 5 (33.33%) Sourcefire
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (33.33%) TippingPoint
5 5 (33.33%) GFI Software
5 5 (33.33%) Rapid7
5 5 (33.33%) 802.1X
5 5 (33.33%) FireEye
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (33.33%) Nexpose
5 5 (33.33%) LogRhythm
5 5 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 5 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
3 5 (33.33%) SSL
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (20.00%) Junos
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) BGP
5 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (13.33%) FCoE
5 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) TACACS
6 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
1 5 (33.33%) Information Specialist
1 5 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security
1 5 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) JNCIA
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Nexpose
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) F5
2 6 (40.00%) Symantec
3 5 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 5 (33.33%) FireEye
3 5 (33.33%) GFI Software
3 5 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 5 (33.33%) McAfee
3 5 (33.33%) Rapid7
3 5 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 5 (33.33%) TippingPoint
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds