The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper
Rank 29 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Contract jobs citing Juniper 39 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.72% 1.29% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 9.90% 2.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 0
Average daily rate
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£323 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £16.25 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -49.61%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
394 331 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 47.70% 53.47% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 178 98
Average daily rate £345 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 15
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.00 £18.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -7.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £10.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £30.00 £64.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Juniper across the Birmingham region.

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Juniper also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Juniper.

1 43 (95.56%) Cisco
2 28 (62.22%) CheckPoint
3 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (60.00%) Firewall
4 24 (53.33%) CCNP
5 23 (51.11%) BGP
6 22 (48.89%) OSPF
7 20 (44.44%) F5
8 19 (42.22%) MPLS
9 17 (37.78%) Network Security
10 13 (28.89%) Load Balancing
10 13 (28.89%) SC Cleared
10 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
11 11 (24.44%) Riverbed
12 10 (22.22%) Blue Coat
12 10 (22.22%) Clustering
13 9 (20.00%) VPN
14 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (15.56%) CCSA
15 7 (15.56%) LAN
15 7 (15.56%) WAN
16 6 (13.33%) Check Point Certification
16 6 (13.33%) CCNA
16 6 (13.33%) Banking
16 6 (13.33%) Junos
17 5 (11.11%) FortiGate
17 5 (11.11%) Sourcefire
17 5 (11.11%) Windows
17 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
18 4 (8.89%) UNIX

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Juniper also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Juniper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (60.00%) Firewall
2 23 (51.11%) BGP
3 22 (48.89%) OSPF
4 19 (42.22%) MPLS
5 17 (37.78%) Network Security
6 9 (20.00%) VPN
7 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (15.56%) LAN
8 7 (15.56%) WAN
9 6 (13.33%) Junos
10 4 (8.89%) Internet
11 3 (6.67%) Wireless
11 3 (6.67%) Extranet
12 2 (4.44%) VoIP
12 2 (4.44%) H.323
12 2 (4.44%) SAN
12 2 (4.44%) Cisco ICM
12 2 (4.44%) VLAN
13 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (8.89%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Firewall Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) IP Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) IP Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Security Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco Architect
8 1 (2.22%) NOC Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) VXML
1 2 (4.44%) XMPP
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
2 4 (8.89%) Solaris
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Load Balancing
2 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (6.67%) Low Latency
3 3 (6.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 3 (6.67%) Network Design
3 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.44%) CRM
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE
4 2 (4.44%) Quality Management
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 1 (2.22%) Logistics
5 1 (2.22%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.22%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.22%) Network Management
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.22%) People Management
5 1 (2.22%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Tcl
1 3 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (53.33%) CCNP
3 13 (28.89%) SC Cleared
3 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
4 7 (15.56%) CCSA
5 6 (13.33%) Check Point Certification
5 6 (13.33%) CCNA
6 3 (6.67%) CCIE
7 2 (4.44%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.22%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.22%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.22%) CCSE
8 1 (2.22%) Degree
8 1 (2.22%) CISM
8 1 (2.22%) PMP
8 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.22%) CISSP
8 1 (2.22%) CCIP
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 43 (95.56%) Cisco
2 28 (62.22%) CheckPoint
3 20 (44.44%) F5
4 11 (24.44%) Riverbed
5 10 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 5 (11.11%) Sourcefire
7 2 (4.44%) SAP
7 2 (4.44%) Verint
8 1 (2.22%) Brocade
8 1 (2.22%) VMware
8 1 (2.22%) Foundry
8 1 (2.22%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (2.22%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (2.22%) Websense
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.22%) Sun
8 1 (2.22%) EMC
8 1 (2.22%) Citrix