Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 21 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 143 151
Rank change year-on-year -46 +8 +11
Contract jobs citing Juniper 54 129 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.66% 1.33% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 2.81% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 59 51
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £363 £278 £188
90th Percentile £438 £495 £495
England median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.76% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £45.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.07% +145.95% -29.62%
England median hourly rate £43.00 £46.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -6.52% +17.95% +41.82%

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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3645 4586 3654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.33% 47.14% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2214 2588 1875
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £219
90th Percentile £560 £558 £538
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 171 251
Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% -5.36%
10th Percentile £10.02 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £33.75 £33.25
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in the Midlands

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in the Midlands

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in the Midlands

Juniper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in the Midlands

Juniper
Contract Job Locations in the 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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -43 46 £416 +4.06% 2
East Midlands -1 8 £400 -3.03% 1
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 42 (77.78%) Cisco
2 30 (55.56%) Firewall
3 27 (50.00%) LAN
4 20 (37.04%) Security Cleared
5 17 (31.48%) VPN
5 17 (31.48%) CCNP
5 17 (31.48%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (25.93%) Load Balancing
6 14 (25.93%) Network Security
6 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
7 13 (24.07%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (22.22%) VLAN
8 12 (22.22%) WAN
8 12 (22.22%) VoIP
9 11 (20.37%) CCIE
10 10 (18.52%) DNS
11 9 (16.67%) Windows
11 9 (16.67%) IPsec
11 9 (16.67%) SolarWinds
11 9 (16.67%) F5
12 8 (14.81%) VMware
12 8 (14.81%) OSPF
13 7 (12.96%) MPLS
13 7 (12.96%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (12.96%) Network Design
13 7 (12.96%) Network Management
13 7 (12.96%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (12.96%) Presales
13 7 (12.96%) Customer Requirements
14 6 (11.11%) SSH

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Akamai
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (55.56%) Firewall
2 27 (50.00%) LAN
3 17 (31.48%) VPN
4 14 (25.93%) Network Security
5 13 (24.07%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (22.22%) VLAN
6 12 (22.22%) VoIP
6 12 (22.22%) WAN
7 10 (18.52%) DNS
8 9 (16.67%) IPsec
9 8 (14.81%) OSPF
10 7 (12.96%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (12.96%) MPLS
10 7 (12.96%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (11.11%) BGP
11 6 (11.11%) DHCP
11 6 (11.11%) HTTP
11 6 (11.11%) HTTPS
11 6 (11.11%) RTCP
11 6 (11.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Network Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Network Architect
4 7 (12.96%) Juniper Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Design Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Network Design Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Designer
7 4 (7.41%) Juniper Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Network Designer
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco Network Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Head of Infrastructure
8 3 (5.56%) Head of Operations
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.85%) Replication
2 1 (1.85%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Load Balancing
2 7 (12.96%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (12.96%) Network Design
2 7 (12.96%) Network Management
2 7 (12.96%) Presales
3 6 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (5.56%) DevOps
4 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.56%) SIEM
4 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.70%) Migration
5 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Design
5 2 (3.70%) Test Planning
6 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 17 (31.48%) CCNP
2 17 (31.48%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
4 11 (20.37%) CCIE
5 3 (5.56%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.85%) MCSA
6 1 (1.85%) MCSE
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Nagios
1 3 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (77.78%) Cisco
2 9 (16.67%) F5
2 9 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 8 (14.81%) VMware
4 6 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 6 (11.11%) Mitel
5 5 (9.26%) HP
5 5 (9.26%) Palo Alto
5 5 (9.26%) Radware
5 5 (9.26%) Sophos
6 4 (7.41%) Brocade
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.56%) AppDynamics
7 3 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 3 (5.56%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.85%) Aruba
8 1 (1.85%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.85%) Meraki
8 1 (1.85%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.85%) Veeam