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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Juniper over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Juniper
England / West Midlands
Rank 67 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Contract jobs citing Juniper 55 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.32% 1.19% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 5.22% 2.48% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 11
Median daily rate £360 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £179 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+69.09% +57.14%

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
1053 1252 1152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.36% 47.97% 51.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 642 573
Median daily rate £400 £411 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £539 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 33 107
Median hourly rate £16.99 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.82 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £23.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Juniper
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Juniper as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull +2 37 £500 -
Birmingham +7 11 £285 +42.50% 5
Warwickshire +4 5 £325 -22.80%
Coventry - 2 £450 - 2
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 84 (81.55%) Cisco
2 63 (61.17%) Security Cleared
3 55 (53.40%) SC Cleared
4 54 (52.43%) LAN
5 41 (39.81%) Firewall
6 36 (34.95%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (31.07%) WAN
8 25 (24.27%) VPN
9 24 (23.30%) CheckPoint
9 24 (23.30%) Network Design
10 22 (21.36%) F5
11 19 (18.45%) CCNA
12 17 (16.50%) CCNP
13 16 (15.53%) BGP
14 15 (14.56%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (13.59%) CCDA
15 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
16 13 (12.62%) Junos
17 12 (11.65%) SDH
18 11 (10.68%) VoIP
18 11 (10.68%) PSTN
18 11 (10.68%) GSM
18 11 (10.68%) ADSL
18 11 (10.68%) DWDM
18 11 (10.68%) OSPF
18 11 (10.68%) Migration
18 11 (10.68%) xDSL
18 11 (10.68%) GPON
18 11 (10.68%) JNCIA
19 10 (9.71%) Nortel

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (52.43%) LAN
2 41 (39.81%) Firewall
3 32 (31.07%) WAN
4 25 (24.27%) VPN
5 16 (15.53%) BGP
6 15 (14.56%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (12.62%) Junos
8 12 (11.65%) SDH
9 11 (10.68%) ADSL
9 11 (10.68%) DWDM
9 11 (10.68%) GPON
9 11 (10.68%) GSM
9 11 (10.68%) OSPF
9 11 (10.68%) PSTN
9 11 (10.68%) VoIP
9 11 (10.68%) xDSL
10 9 (8.74%) Network Security
10 9 (8.74%) Wireless
11 8 (7.77%) MPLS
11 8 (7.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) MySQL
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Subversion
1 1 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.88%) Finance
3 1 (0.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (37.86%) Network Engineer
2 29 (28.16%) Designer
2 29 (28.16%) Network Designer
3 18 (17.48%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (17.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (15.53%) Juniper Engineer
5 6 (5.83%) Architect
5 6 (5.83%) Network Architect
6 5 (4.85%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Network Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Network Project Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Information Security Specialist
8 3 (2.91%) Information Specialist
8 3 (2.91%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (2.91%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (2.91%) Principal Network Engineer
8 3 (2.91%) Security Specialist
9 2 (1.94%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.83%) CSS
2 4 (3.88%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.94%) Middleware
4 1 (0.97%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Windows
2 5 (4.85%) Unix
3 3 (2.91%) Linux
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.94%) Solaris
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.30%) Network Design
2 11 (10.68%) Migration
3 7 (6.80%) Network Management
3 7 (6.80%) Service Delivery
4 6 (5.83%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (4.85%) Information Security
5 5 (4.85%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2
6 4 (3.88%) Security Operations
7 3 (2.91%) ITIL
7 3 (2.91%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (2.91%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (2.91%) Resource Management
7 3 (2.91%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (2.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (2.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (1.94%) Change Control
8 2 (1.94%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (1.94%) Load Balancing
8 2 (1.94%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
1 1 (0.97%) Perl
1 1 (0.97%) Python
1 1 (0.97%) Ruby
1 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (61.17%) Security Cleared
2 55 (53.40%) SC Cleared
3 36 (34.95%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (18.45%) CCNA
5 17 (16.50%) CCNP
6 14 (13.59%) CCDA
7 11 (10.68%) JNCIA
8 9 (8.74%) CCDP
9 5 (4.85%) CCVP
10 2 (1.94%) CISM
10 2 (1.94%) CISSP
11 1 (0.97%) CCSA
11 1 (0.97%) CISA
11 1 (0.97%) Degree
11 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.97%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.97%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.97%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) GPG13
1 1 (0.97%) JSP 440
1 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.97%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.97%) Nagios
2 1 (0.97%) OpenView
2 1 (0.97%) OPNET
2 1 (0.97%) Opsview
2 1 (0.97%) QRadar
Vendors
1 84 (81.55%) Cisco
2 24 (23.30%) CheckPoint
3 22 (21.36%) F5
4 10 (9.71%) Nortel
5 6 (5.83%) Fortinet
5 6 (5.83%) HP
5 6 (5.83%) Nokia
6 5 (4.85%) ArcSight
6 5 (4.85%) Blue Coat
6 5 (4.85%) Palo Alto
7 4 (3.88%) Brocade
7 4 (3.88%) Sourcefire
8 3 (2.91%) FireEye
8 3 (2.91%) GFI Software
8 3 (2.91%) Intel Security
8 3 (2.91%) LogRhythm
8 3 (2.91%) Rapid7
8 3 (2.91%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.91%) Symantec
8 3 (2.91%) TippingPoint