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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 46 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Juniper 17 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.22% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 0.60% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £323 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £21.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.50% -29.16%
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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
391 331 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 51.11% 50.15% 45.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 186 149
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 16
Average hourly rate £19.25 £11.15 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.64% -36.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £29.40 £33.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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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

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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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 19 (70.37%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (66.67%) Cisco
3 18 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 15 (55.56%) CCNP
5 13 (48.15%) Network Security
6 11 (40.74%) Blue Coat
7 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 8 (29.63%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) Clustering
9 7 (25.93%) OSPF
9 7 (25.93%) BGP
10 6 (22.22%) Tcl
10 6 (22.22%) Perl
10 6 (22.22%) Linux
10 6 (22.22%) F5
11 5 (18.52%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (18.52%) UNIX
11 5 (18.52%) VPN
12 4 (14.81%) Wireless
12 4 (14.81%) Internet
12 4 (14.81%) Extranet
12 4 (14.81%) CCIE
12 4 (14.81%) Check Point Certification
12 4 (14.81%) ITIL
12 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
12 4 (14.81%) Solaris
12 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) Network Security
3 7 (25.93%) OSPF
3 7 (25.93%) BGP
4 5 (18.52%) VPN
5 4 (14.81%) Internet
5 4 (14.81%) Extranet
5 4 (14.81%) Wireless
5 4 (14.81%) Junos
5 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) DNS
7 2 (7.41%) SAN
7 2 (7.41%) DHCP
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.70%) FTP
8 1 (3.70%) HTTP
8 1 (3.70%) LAN
8 1 (3.70%) WAN
8 1 (3.70%) DMZ
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Network Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) UNIX
3 4 (14.81%) Solaris
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (18.52%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 3 (11.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security
6 1 (3.70%) Fund Management
6 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Perl
1 6 (22.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (55.56%) CCNP
3 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) CCIE
4 4 (14.81%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (14.81%) CCSA
5 3 (11.11%) CCSP
6 2 (7.41%) CCNA
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.41%) MCITP
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
7 1 (3.70%) CCDP
7 1 (3.70%) CCSE
7 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) XenApp
2 1 (3.70%) Snort
2 1 (3.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 18 (66.67%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Blue Coat
3 6 (22.22%) F5
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) Meru Networks
5 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Foundry
5 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) McAfee
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) Websense
6 1 (3.70%) Sun
6 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire