The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Vendors for the West Midlands 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.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Juniper
Rank 93 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Juniper 25 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.41% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 0.88% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 1
Average daily rate
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£320 £306 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% +36.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £346 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.13% +1.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £30.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-19.51% +39.77%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1191 914 1092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.54% 46.47% 48.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 390 471
Average daily rate £325 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 70 81
Average hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.32 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Juniper
England

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 July 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 July 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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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 +15 19 £320 -20.00% 6
Solihull - 1 £200 -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Coventry - - - - 1
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England

Juniper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 26 (78.79%) Firewall
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 17 (51.52%) CCNP
4 15 (45.45%) Network Security
5 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 12 (36.36%) Blue Coat
6 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 11 (33.33%) OSPF
7 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
8 9 (27.27%) BGP
9 8 (24.24%) VPN
9 8 (24.24%) Finance
9 8 (24.24%) Clustering
10 7 (21.21%) Perl
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
10 7 (21.21%) Tcl
10 7 (21.21%) F5
11 6 (18.18%) UNIX
11 6 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (15.15%) CCSA
12 5 (15.15%) Solaris
12 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
12 5 (15.15%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (15.15%) HP
12 5 (15.15%) Junos
13 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
13 4 (12.12%) Internet
13 4 (12.12%) Citrix

Juniper
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (78.79%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) Network Security
3 11 (33.33%) OSPF
4 9 (27.27%) BGP
5 8 (24.24%) VPN
6 5 (15.15%) Junos
7 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.12%) Internet
7 4 (12.12%) Wireless
8 3 (9.09%) DNS
8 3 (9.09%) Extranet
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (6.06%) MPLS
9 2 (6.06%) SAN
9 2 (6.06%) WAN
9 2 (6.06%) DHCP
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
10 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (3.03%) IPsec
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.06%) Network Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) Solaris
4 4 (12.12%) Windows
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
2 6 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Network Design
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.09%) Low Latency
4 3 (9.09%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Fund Management
6 1 (3.03%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) SIEM
6 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Perl
1 7 (21.21%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (51.52%) CCNP
3 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (15.15%) CCSA
5 5 (15.15%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (12.12%) CCIE
7 3 (9.09%) CCSP
7 3 (9.09%) CCNA
7 3 (9.09%) CCDP
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (6.06%) JNCIS
8 2 (6.06%) MCITP
9 1 (3.03%) Degree
9 1 (3.03%) CCSE
9 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
9 1 (3.03%) CCVP
9 1 (3.03%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.03%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Squid
3 1 (3.03%) Snort
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco
1 21 (63.64%) CheckPoint
2 12 (36.36%) Blue Coat
3 7 (21.21%) F5
4 5 (15.15%) HP
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
6 3 (9.09%) VMware
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.09%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) Foundry
7 2 (6.06%) Meru Networks
7 2 (6.06%) Apple
7 2 (6.06%) EMC
7 2 (6.06%) McAfee
7 2 (6.06%) Sourcefire
8 1 (3.03%) TippingPoint
8 1 (3.03%) Sun
8 1 (3.03%) Websense
8 1 (3.03%) Nokia
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
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