Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 August 2018 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 > Solihull
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 23 15
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8 +5
Contract jobs citing Juniper 58 6 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 23.67% 3.80% 8.78%
As % of the Vendors category 36.02% 7.41% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Solihull median daily rate £425 - £270
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +16.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £29.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year - -12.59% +40.63%

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 Solihull.

All Vendors
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 161 81 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 65.71% 51.27% 52.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 49
Solihull median daily rate £400 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -7.05% +11.43%
10th Percentile £237 £265 £266
90th Percentile £488 £576 £504
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Solihull median hourly rate £14.50 £51.83 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.02% +252.95% -51.05%
10th Percentile £11.00 £44.12 £14.01
90th Percentile £15.00 £57.54 £15.56
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £15.64 £13.68
% change year-on-year -0.90% +14.33% -17.09%

Juniper
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in Solihull

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in Solihull

Juniper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in Solihull over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Juniper also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 48 (82.76%) Cisco
2 27 (46.55%) SC Cleared
2 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
3 22 (37.93%) Firewall
4 16 (27.59%) Telecoms
5 13 (22.41%) DSL
6 12 (20.69%) VPN
7 11 (18.97%) Junos
7 11 (18.97%) VLAN
7 11 (18.97%) BGP
7 11 (18.97%) MPLS
8 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (15.52%) VMware
9 9 (15.52%) CCNP
9 9 (15.52%) Unix
9 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (15.52%) Brocade
10 8 (13.79%) F5
10 8 (13.79%) Network Management
10 8 (13.79%) SDH
10 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (13.79%) CCDP
10 8 (13.79%) X.21
11 7 (12.07%) WAN
11 7 (12.07%) Ethernet
11 7 (12.07%) Solaris
11 7 (12.07%) VPLS
11 7 (12.07%) VMware NSX
12 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
12 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server

Juniper
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 4 (6.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.93%) Firewall
2 13 (22.41%) DSL
3 12 (20.69%) VPN
4 11 (18.97%) BGP
4 11 (18.97%) Junos
4 11 (18.97%) MPLS
4 11 (18.97%) VLAN
5 8 (13.79%) SDH
5 8 (13.79%) X.21
6 7 (12.07%) Ethernet
6 7 (12.07%) VPLS
6 7 (12.07%) WAN
7 5 (8.62%) KiloStream
7 5 (8.62%) MegaStream
7 5 (8.62%) Wireless
8 4 (6.90%) OpenFlow
8 4 (6.90%) RSVP
8 4 (6.90%) SNMP
9 3 (5.17%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (5.17%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Architect
3 12 (20.69%) NOC Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Lead Architect
4 11 (18.97%) Network Architect
5 10 (17.24%) Support Engineer
6 9 (15.52%) Network Support
7 8 (13.79%) Cisco Architect
7 8 (13.79%) Cisco Network Architect
7 8 (13.79%) Juniper Engineer
7 8 (13.79%) Network Support Engineer
7 8 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (12.07%) Juniper Architect
8 7 (12.07%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
10 5 (8.62%) 1st Line Engineer
11 4 (6.90%) Cisco Solutions Architect
11 4 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Unix
2 7 (12.07%) Solaris
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) Network Management
2 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
2 6 (10.34%) Network Design
3 5 (8.62%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.90%) Network Segmentation
4 4 (6.90%) Use Case
5 2 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.72%) High Availability
6 1 (1.72%) IT Strategy
6 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) SC Cleared
1 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (15.52%) CCNP
4 8 (13.79%) CCDP
5 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.90%) JNCIA
5 4 (6.90%) JNCIP
5 4 (6.90%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.72%) CCIE
6 1 (1.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.07%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 48 (82.76%) Cisco
2 9 (15.52%) Brocade
2 9 (15.52%) VMware
3 8 (13.79%) F5
4 5 (8.62%) Aruba
4 5 (8.62%) Meraki
5 3 (5.17%) Radware
5 3 (5.17%) Sophos
6 1 (1.72%) BT
6 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft