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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Juniper
England / West Midlands
Rank 64 107 95
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -12
Contract jobs citing Juniper 61 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.53% 0.46% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 5.55% 0.99% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 10
Median daily rate £363 £170 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.23% -52.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £125 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £290 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £30.00 £18.13
% change year-on-year
+55.00% +65.47%

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
1099 1113 1036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.62% 46.41% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 545 543
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £211 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 42 99
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £23.70 £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +15 28 - -
Birmingham +13 21 £361 +112.50% 2
Warwickshire - 7 £325 -
Coventry - 3 £450 -
Smethwick - 1 £360 -
Juniper
England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 99 (84.62%) Cisco
2 64 (54.70%) Security Cleared
3 61 (52.14%) LAN
4 55 (47.01%) Firewall
4 55 (47.01%) SC Cleared
5 46 (39.32%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (35.90%) WAN
7 30 (25.64%) CheckPoint
7 30 (25.64%) F5
8 28 (23.93%) VPN
9 25 (21.37%) CCNP
9 25 (21.37%) Network Design
10 21 (17.95%) BGP
10 21 (17.95%) CCNA
11 17 (14.53%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (13.68%) Telecoms
12 16 (13.68%) OSPF
13 14 (11.97%) JNCIA
13 14 (11.97%) CCDA
13 14 (11.97%) VoIP
14 13 (11.11%) Migration
14 13 (11.11%) Junos
14 13 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (10.26%) Data Centre
15 12 (10.26%) Fortinet
15 12 (10.26%) SDH
16 11 (9.40%) PSTN
16 11 (9.40%) ADSL
16 11 (9.40%) GSM
16 11 (9.40%) CSS

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 (1.71%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Project
1 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (52.14%) LAN
2 55 (47.01%) Firewall
3 42 (35.90%) WAN
4 28 (23.93%) VPN
5 21 (17.95%) BGP
6 17 (14.53%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (13.68%) OSPF
8 14 (11.97%) VoIP
9 13 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (11.11%) Junos
10 12 (10.26%) SDH
11 11 (9.40%) ADSL
11 11 (9.40%) DWDM
11 11 (9.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 11 (9.40%) GPON
11 11 (9.40%) GSM
11 11 (9.40%) PSTN
11 11 (9.40%) xDSL
12 10 (8.55%) Network Security
12 10 (8.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Subversion
1 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (13.68%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (40.17%) Network Engineer
2 23 (19.66%) Designer
2 23 (19.66%) Network Designer
3 20 (17.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (17.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (12.82%) Juniper Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) Architect
6 8 (6.84%) Network Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.42%) Information Security Specialist
8 4 (3.42%) Information Specialist
8 4 (3.42%) Network Manager
8 4 (3.42%) Network Project Manager
8 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 4 (3.42%) Security Specialist
9 3 (2.56%) Analyst
9 3 (2.56%) Network Analyst
9 3 (2.56%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.40%) CSS
2 5 (4.27%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.42%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) CMDB
5 1 (0.85%) e-Health
5 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.55%) Windows
2 6 (5.13%) Unix
3 4 (3.42%) Linux
3 4 (3.42%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Solaris
5 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.37%) Network Design
2 13 (11.11%) Migration
3 9 (7.69%) Network Management
4 7 (5.98%) Load Balancing
4 7 (5.98%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.13%) ITIL
5 6 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (4.27%) Information Security
6 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.42%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 4 (3.42%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 4 (3.42%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (3.42%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (3.42%) Security Operations
7 4 (3.42%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 4 (3.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (3.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (2.56%) ITIL V3
8 3 (2.56%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
1 1 (0.85%) Perl
1 1 (0.85%) Python
1 1 (0.85%) Ruby
1 1 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (54.70%) Security Cleared
2 55 (47.01%) SC Cleared
3 46 (39.32%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (21.37%) CCNP
5 21 (17.95%) CCNA
6 14 (11.97%) CCDA
6 14 (11.97%) JNCIA
7 9 (7.69%) CCDP
8 5 (4.27%) CCVP
9 2 (1.71%) CCIE
9 2 (1.71%) CCSA
9 2 (1.71%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.71%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.85%) CISM
10 1 (0.85%) CISSP
10 1 (0.85%) MCSE
10 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.85%) PMP
10 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) GPG13
1 1 (0.85%) JSP 440
1 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.71%) vSphere
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) OPNET
2 4 (3.42%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.85%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.85%) OpenView
3 1 (0.85%) Opsview
3 1 (0.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 99 (84.62%) Cisco
2 30 (25.64%) CheckPoint
2 30 (25.64%) F5
3 12 (10.26%) Fortinet
4 11 (9.40%) Nokia
5 8 (6.84%) SolarWinds
6 7 (5.98%) Brocade
6 7 (5.98%) Nortel
7 6 (5.13%) ArcSight
7 6 (5.13%) Blue Coat
7 6 (5.13%) BMC
7 6 (5.13%) HP
8 5 (4.27%) Palo Alto
8 5 (4.27%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.42%) FireEye
9 4 (3.42%) GFI Software
9 4 (3.42%) LogRhythm
9 4 (3.42%) Rapid7
9 4 (3.42%) Sourcefire
9 4 (3.42%) TippingPoint