The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Junos skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Junos over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Juniper Junos OS
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 70 59
Contract jobs citing Junos 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.25% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.64% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £180 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -38.98%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £288
% change year-on-year +3.33% +30.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Junos is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 82 122 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 13.58% 14.97% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 81 86
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £199 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -52.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.39 £13.55 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

Junos
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Junos as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Junos in Birmingham

Junos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junos in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Junos.

1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS

Junos
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) F5