The table below looks at the statistics for Junos skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junos over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Juniper Junos OS
England / West Midlands
Rank 113 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Junos 12 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.17% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.69% 1.52% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Median daily rate £313 £200 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £152 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £320 £248
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.24% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 -

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
325 263 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.49% 10.97% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 128 147
Median daily rate £375 £336 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £155 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 41
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Junos
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Junos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Junos Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Junos
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Junos Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Junos
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junos across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Junos Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Junos
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 Junos 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
Birmingham +4 9 £343 +71.25%
Warwickshire - 3 £313 -
Junos
England

Junos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Junos 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 Junos.

1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
4 8 (61.54%) OSPF
4 8 (61.54%) BGP
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) ISDN
6 4 (30.77%) MPLS
6 4 (30.77%) Network Design
6 4 (30.77%) VPLS
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) Network Management
6 4 (30.77%) F5
6 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (30.77%) Multicast
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (23.08%) JNCIA
8 2 (15.38%) HP
9 1 (7.69%) Avaya
9 1 (7.69%) CCNP
9 1 (7.69%) CCNA
9 1 (7.69%) Active Directory

Junos
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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) BGP
2 8 (61.54%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (30.77%) ISDN
4 4 (30.77%) MPLS
4 4 (30.77%) Multicast
4 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
4 4 (30.77%) VPLS
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Network Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
1 4 (30.77%) Network Management
2 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) JNCIA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Aruba
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) BT