The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 89 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing Juniper 26 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 2.21% 0.74% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
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£375 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% +5.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £328 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.93% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £26.29 £25.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.29 £19.30 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+36.19% -41.51%
Juniper
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1175 952 1035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.98% 46.58% 47.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 479 475
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 82 103
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £30.00 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -5.40%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Juniper Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Juniper
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Juniper Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Juniper
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Juniper across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Juniper Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Juniper
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Juniper across the West Midlands region.

Juniper Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 6 - - 1
Birmingham 0 5 £385 +11.59% 3
Warwickshire - 2 £375 -
Staffordshire - 1 £223 - 1
Coventry - - - - 1
Solihull - - - - 1
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 46 (80.70%) Cisco
2 41 (71.93%) Firewall
3 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (49.12%) CheckPoint
5 27 (47.37%) OSPF
5 27 (47.37%) CCNP
6 25 (43.86%) ITIL
7 24 (42.11%) BGP
7 24 (42.11%) Load Balancing
8 19 (33.33%) Riverbed
9 16 (28.07%) F5
10 15 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
10 15 (26.32%) CCNA
11 14 (24.56%) WAN
11 14 (24.56%) Fortinet
11 14 (24.56%) BIG-IP
11 14 (24.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 14 (24.56%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (22.81%) CSS
12 13 (22.81%) LAN
12 13 (22.81%) Nokia
13 12 (21.05%) BMC
13 12 (21.05%) VPN
13 12 (21.05%) Blue Coat
13 12 (21.05%) OPNET
13 12 (21.05%) Network Management
13 12 (21.05%) SolarWinds
13 12 (21.05%) Visualisation
13 12 (21.05%) User Experience
14 11 (19.30%) Network Architecture

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (71.93%) Firewall
2 27 (47.37%) OSPF
3 24 (42.11%) BGP
4 14 (24.56%) BIG-IP
4 14 (24.56%) WAN
4 14 (24.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (24.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 13 (22.81%) LAN
6 12 (21.05%) VPN
7 9 (15.79%) Network Security
8 7 (12.28%) VoIP
9 6 (10.53%) Extranet
10 5 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (8.77%) Junos
11 4 (7.02%) IPsec
11 4 (7.02%) DNS
12 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
12 3 (5.26%) MPLS
12 3 (5.26%) SAN
12 3 (5.26%) Internet
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 11 (19.30%) Firewall Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Network Specialist
4 7 (12.28%) Network Manager
4 7 (12.28%) Monitoring Specialist
5 6 (10.53%) Service Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) Data Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Network Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Network Services Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Network Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) CSS
2 4 (7.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Visualisation
1 12 (21.05%) User Experience
2 9 (15.79%) Clustering
3 7 (12.28%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.51%) Statistics
5 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) UNIX
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Solaris
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) Windows
4 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) ITIL
2 24 (42.11%) Load Balancing
3 15 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (21.05%) Network Management
5 11 (19.30%) Network Architecture
6 6 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.26%) Low Latency
8 3 (5.26%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.51%) Migration
9 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
10 1 (1.75%) Information Security
10 1 (1.75%) Network Design
10 1 (1.75%) Change Management
10 1 (1.75%) Identity Management
10 1 (1.75%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.75%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) Perl
1 7 (12.28%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (47.37%) CCNP
3 15 (26.32%) CCNA
4 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 5 (8.77%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (8.77%) CCSA
7 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.51%) CCIE
8 2 (3.51%) CCSP
8 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.51%) JNCIS
8 2 (3.51%) JNCIE
8 2 (3.51%) MCITP
9 1 (1.75%) Degree
9 1 (1.75%) CCSE
9 1 (1.75%) MCSE
9 1 (1.75%) MCSA
9 1 (1.75%) CCDP
9 1 (1.75%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) XenApp
3 2 (3.51%) vSphere
3 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.75%) Snort
4 1 (1.75%) Squid
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) OPNET
2 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.51%) Netcool
4 1 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (80.70%) Cisco
2 28 (49.12%) CheckPoint
3 19 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 16 (28.07%) F5
5 14 (24.56%) Fortinet
6 13 (22.81%) Nokia
7 12 (21.05%) Blue Coat
7 12 (21.05%) BMC
7 12 (21.05%) SolarWinds
8 7 (12.28%) HP
8 7 (12.28%) Avaya
9 5 (8.77%) VMware
9 5 (8.77%) Citrix
10 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.02%) Symantec
11 3 (5.26%) EMC
12 2 (3.51%) Apple
12 2 (3.51%) Foundry
12 2 (3.51%) Meru Networks
13 1 (1.75%) Aruba
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