The first table below looks at the demand for Junos skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junos over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper Junos
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Junos 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £395 £355
% change year-on-year
-12.03% +11.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 78 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.51% 12.87% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 33 37
Average daily rate £310 £400 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £146 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £16.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
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Junos
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Junos Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Junos
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Junos Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Junos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Junos 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 Junos.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) CCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Extranet
2 3 (75.00%) Tcl
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Junos
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Junos 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 Junos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Extranet
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (75.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CCSA
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Sun