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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Juniper
Rank 53 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Juniper 7 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 1.47% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate £185 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £18.00 £18.15
% change year-on-year
+59.72% -0.82%
Juniper
West Midlands

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
315 288 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.53% 47.14% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 147 144
Average daily rate £363 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £223 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.48 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) MPLS
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) JNCIP
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) OSPF
4 5 (35.71%) BGP
4 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) CCNP
5 4 (28.57%) CCIE
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) JNCIE
5 4 (28.57%) JNCIA
5 4 (28.57%) JNCIS
5 4 (28.57%) VPLS
5 4 (28.57%) L2TP
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) Network Design
6 3 (21.43%) ATM

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) MPLS
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) BGP
3 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) OSPF
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) L2TP
4 4 (28.57%) VPLS
5 3 (21.43%) ATM
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 3 (21.43%) SDH
5 3 (21.43%) SONET
5 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 2 (14.29%) ADSL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) SecurID
3 1 (7.14%) BYOD
3 1 (7.14%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) BlackBerry OS
2 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Network Design
1 3 (21.43%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (42.86%) JNCIP
4 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) CCIE
5 4 (28.57%) JNCIA
5 4 (28.57%) JNCIE
5 4 (28.57%) JNCIS
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Acronis
3 2 (14.29%) MobileIron
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft