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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper
Rank 34 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing Juniper 32 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.38% 2.10% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% 4.18% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 1
Average daily rate
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£318 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -5.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.38%
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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
343 335 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.99% 50.30% 51.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 178 113
Average daily rate £340 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £168 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 11
Average hourly rate £21.50 £11.48 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.36% -42.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.40 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.50 £78.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 44 (95.65%) Cisco
2 34 (73.91%) CheckPoint
3 32 (69.57%) Firewall
4 29 (63.04%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (56.52%) OSPF
6 25 (54.35%) F5
7 24 (52.17%) BGP
7 24 (52.17%) CCNP
8 18 (39.13%) MPLS
9 17 (36.96%) Network Security
10 15 (32.61%) Load Balancing
11 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
11 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
12 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (23.91%) Riverbed
13 11 (23.91%) Clustering
14 10 (21.74%) CCSA
14 10 (21.74%) CCNA
14 10 (21.74%) WAN
14 10 (21.74%) LAN
15 9 (19.57%) Blue Coat
16 8 (17.39%) VPN
17 7 (15.22%) Check Point Certification
17 7 (15.22%) Sourcefire
18 6 (13.04%) Banking
18 6 (13.04%) Junos
19 5 (10.87%) FortiGate
19 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
19 5 (10.87%) Internet
19 5 (10.87%) MS Visio

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 32 (69.57%) Firewall
2 26 (56.52%) OSPF
3 24 (52.17%) BGP
4 18 (39.13%) MPLS
5 17 (36.96%) Network Security
6 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (21.74%) LAN
7 10 (21.74%) WAN
8 8 (17.39%) VPN
9 6 (13.04%) Junos
10 5 (10.87%) Internet
11 3 (6.52%) Extranet
11 3 (6.52%) Wireless
11 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (4.35%) HSRP
12 2 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (4.35%) BIG-IP
12 2 (4.35%) Cisco ICM
12 2 (4.35%) VLAN
General
1 6 (13.04%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) Firewall Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Security Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Architect
8 2 (4.35%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco Specialist
8 2 (4.35%) Network Architect
8 2 (4.35%) IP Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) AWS Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Technical Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Voice Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Security Administrator
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) CSS
1 2 (4.35%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) SecurID
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) UNIX
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
1 4 (8.70%) Solaris
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Load Balancing
2 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (8.70%) Network Design
3 3 (6.52%) Migration
3 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
3 3 (6.52%) Low Latency
3 3 (6.52%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 2 (4.35%) Network Management
4 2 (4.35%) Change Control
4 2 (4.35%) Quality Management
4 2 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (2.17%) Logistics
5 1 (2.17%) Validation
5 1 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Perl
1 3 (6.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 29 (63.04%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (52.17%) CCNP
3 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 10 (21.74%) CCNA
4 10 (21.74%) CCSA
5 7 (15.22%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (6.52%) CCSE
6 3 (6.52%) CCIE
7 2 (4.35%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.17%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.17%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.17%) CCIP
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 44 (95.65%) Cisco
2 34 (73.91%) CheckPoint
3 25 (54.35%) F5
4 11 (23.91%) Riverbed
5 9 (19.57%) Blue Coat
6 7 (15.22%) Sourcefire
7 4 (8.70%) Brocade
8 2 (4.35%) Foundry
8 2 (4.35%) Verint
8 2 (4.35%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (4.35%) SAP
9 1 (2.17%) Sun