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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 92 92 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Juniper 31 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.22% 0.47% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 1.04% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.81 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.26% -25.00%
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
1270 964 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.98% 44.96% 48.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 471 512
Average daily rate £325 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 61 91
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £28.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Birmingham +17 17 £320 -0.77% 2
Warwickshire -8 4 £225 -23.40% 1
Solihull - 3 £325 -
Staffordshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (81.40%) Firewall
2 26 (60.47%) Cisco
3 24 (55.81%) CheckPoint
4 23 (53.49%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (41.86%) CCNP
6 16 (37.21%) OSPF
6 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
7 14 (32.56%) Load Balancing
7 14 (32.56%) Network Security
8 13 (30.23%) BGP
9 12 (27.91%) Blue Coat
9 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
10 11 (25.58%) F5
11 9 (20.93%) ITIL
12 8 (18.60%) VPN
12 8 (18.60%) Finance
12 8 (18.60%) Clustering
13 7 (16.28%) Perl
13 7 (16.28%) Linux
13 7 (16.28%) Tcl
14 6 (13.95%) HP
14 6 (13.95%) UNIX
14 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
14 6 (13.95%) Risk Assessment
14 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (11.63%) Junos
15 5 (11.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 5 (11.63%) Riverbed
15 5 (11.63%) CCSA
15 5 (11.63%) BIG-IP

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (81.40%) Firewall
2 16 (37.21%) OSPF
3 14 (32.56%) Network Security
4 13 (30.23%) BGP
5 8 (18.60%) VPN
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (11.63%) Junos
7 5 (11.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (11.63%) BIG-IP
8 4 (9.30%) Internet
8 4 (9.30%) Extranet
8 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
8 4 (9.30%) WAN
8 4 (9.30%) Wireless
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.98%) LAN
9 3 (6.98%) DNS
10 2 (4.65%) SAN
10 2 (4.65%) DHCP
11 1 (2.33%) Multicast
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Firewall Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Network Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Network Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Monitoring Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Network Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Network Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Network Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Clustering
2 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) UNIX
3 5 (11.63%) Solaris
4 4 (9.30%) Windows
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Load Balancing
2 9 (20.93%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (9.30%) Network Design
4 4 (9.30%) Network Architecture
4 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (9.30%) Network Management
5 3 (6.98%) Low Latency
5 3 (6.98%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Change Management
7 1 (2.33%) Information Security
7 1 (2.33%) Fund Management
7 1 (2.33%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) Perl
1 7 (16.28%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (41.86%) CCNP
3 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
4 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.63%) CCSA
5 5 (11.63%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (9.30%) CCIE
6 4 (9.30%) CCNA
7 3 (6.98%) CCDP
7 3 (6.98%) CCSP
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.65%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.65%) JNCIE
8 2 (4.65%) MCITP
8 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.33%) CCVP
9 1 (2.33%) Degree
9 1 (2.33%) CCSE
9 1 (2.33%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) GPG13
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
1 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) XenApp
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.33%) Squid
3 1 (2.33%) Snort
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) OPNET
2 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Cisco
2 24 (55.81%) CheckPoint
3 12 (27.91%) Blue Coat
4 11 (25.58%) F5
5 6 (13.95%) HP
6 5 (11.63%) Riverbed
6 5 (11.63%) Nokia
7 4 (9.30%) BMC
7 4 (9.30%) Fortinet
7 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.98%) VMware
8 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.98%) Symantec
8 3 (6.98%) Citrix
9 2 (4.65%) EMC
9 2 (4.65%) Apple
9 2 (4.65%) McAfee
9 2 (4.65%) Meru Networks
9 2 (4.65%) Foundry
10 1 (2.33%) Sourcefire
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