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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Juniper
Rank 46 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Juniper 13 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.75% 2.20% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 4.34% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 2
Average daily rate
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£315 £320 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £350 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.35% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.12 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-10.75% +13.50%
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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
338 392 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.49% 50.78% 49.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 210 188
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.25 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +72.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.50 £29.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 36 (83.72%) Cisco
2 33 (76.74%) CheckPoint
3 29 (67.44%) Firewall
4 28 (65.12%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (60.47%) OSPF
6 24 (55.81%) F5
7 23 (53.49%) BGP
7 23 (53.49%) CCNP
8 17 (39.53%) MPLS
9 15 (34.88%) Network Security
10 14 (32.56%) Load Balancing
11 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
11 11 (25.58%) Riverbed
11 11 (25.58%) CCSA
11 11 (25.58%) LAN
12 10 (23.26%) CCNA
12 10 (23.26%) Clustering
13 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
13 9 (20.93%) WAN
13 9 (20.93%) VPN
14 8 (18.60%) Check Point Certification
14 8 (18.60%) Blue Coat
15 7 (16.28%) Junos
16 6 (13.95%) Migration
16 6 (13.95%) Banking
17 5 (11.63%) Brocade
17 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
17 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
17 5 (11.63%) Internet

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 29 (67.44%) Firewall
2 26 (60.47%) OSPF
3 23 (53.49%) BGP
4 17 (39.53%) MPLS
5 15 (34.88%) Network Security
6 11 (25.58%) LAN
7 9 (20.93%) WAN
7 9 (20.93%) VPN
7 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (16.28%) Junos
9 5 (11.63%) Internet
10 4 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (6.98%) HSRP
11 3 (6.98%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (6.98%) Wireless
11 3 (6.98%) BIG-IP
11 3 (6.98%) Extranet
11 3 (6.98%) VRRP
12 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (4.65%) WLAN
General
1 6 (13.95%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Network Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) Firewall Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Voice Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (2.33%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Security Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Clustering
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) SecurID
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Solaris
2 4 (9.30%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Load Balancing
2 6 (13.95%) Migration
3 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.30%) Change Control
4 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (6.98%) Network Design
5 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.98%) Low Latency
5 3 (6.98%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 3 (6.98%) Validation
6 2 (4.65%) Network Management
7 1 (2.33%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 1 (2.33%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) Logistics
7 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) Perl
1 3 (6.98%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 28 (65.12%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (53.49%) CCNP
3 11 (25.58%) CCSA
3 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
4 10 (23.26%) CCNA
5 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
6 8 (18.60%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (6.98%) CCIE
7 3 (6.98%) CCSE
8 2 (4.65%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
9 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.33%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.33%) CCVP
9 1 (2.33%) CCDA
9 1 (2.33%) CCDP
9 1 (2.33%) CCIP
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Cisco
2 33 (76.74%) CheckPoint
3 24 (55.81%) F5
4 11 (25.58%) Riverbed
5 8 (18.60%) Blue Coat
6 5 (11.63%) Brocade
7 3 (6.98%) Sourcefire
8 2 (4.65%) Foundry
8 2 (4.65%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (2.33%) Verint
9 1 (2.33%) SAP
9 1 (2.33%) Remedy
9 1 (2.33%) Sun
9 1 (2.33%) Nokia