Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Juniper products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Juniper over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Juniper
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 58 66
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing Juniper 18 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.15% 2.81% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 5.66% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 14
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £392 £282 £221
90th Percentile £438 £499 £514
West Midlands median daily rate £416 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +4.06% -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £45.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -34.07% +152.78% -31.52%

Juniper is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 672 760 645
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.99% 49.61% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 454 336
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 39
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £10.10 £10.60 £10.60
90th Percentile £20.88 £20.70 £34.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.83
% change year-on-year +6.90% -8.37% +2.10%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Juniper as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in Birmingham

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Juniper in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Birmingham

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Juniper in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) CCNP
3 14 (77.78%) Firewall
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (55.56%) VPN
5 10 (55.56%) DNS
6 9 (50.00%) CCIE
6 9 (50.00%) IPsec
7 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
8 7 (38.89%) VLAN
8 7 (38.89%) LAN
9 6 (33.33%) DHCP
9 6 (33.33%) SNMP
9 6 (33.33%) SSH
9 6 (33.33%) PKI
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (27.78%) F5
10 5 (27.78%) Network Security
10 5 (27.78%) Windows
10 5 (27.78%) Sophos
10 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
11 4 (22.22%) HP
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 4 (22.22%) OSPF
11 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
11 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (22.22%) TACACS
11 4 (22.22%) Junos
11 4 (22.22%) HSRP

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Akamai
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (55.56%) DNS
3 10 (55.56%) VPN
4 9 (50.00%) IPsec
5 7 (38.89%) LAN
5 7 (38.89%) VLAN
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (33.33%) DHCP
6 6 (33.33%) SNMP
6 6 (33.33%) SSH
7 5 (27.78%) Network Security
8 4 (22.22%) HSRP
8 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (22.22%) Junos
8 4 (22.22%) OSPF
8 4 (22.22%) TACACS
9 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
9 3 (16.67%) MPLS
9 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 3 (16.67%) SIEM
1 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Presales
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CCNP
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Nagios
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 5 (27.78%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) Sophos
4 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) AppDynamics
5 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 3 (16.67%) Infoblox
5 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.56%) 3Com
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Mitel
6 1 (5.56%) Radware
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) Sun
6 1 (5.56%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) VMware