Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West 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 18 February 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 95 136
Rank change year-on-year -49 +41 -3
Contract jobs citing Juniper 44 104 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.93% 1.97% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 4.34% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 22
West Midlands median daily rate £398 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.63% +52.38% -27.59%
10th Percentile £302 £268 £170
90th Percentile £453 £475 £488
England median daily rate £408 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +1.88% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.92 £46.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +19.23% +95.88%

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 West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,026 2,398 2,368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 43.04% 45.47% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,213 1,304 1,189
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £211 £213 £228
90th Percentile £575 £550 £564
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 95 98
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £14.93 £16.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.20% -9.13% +5.59%
10th Percentile £10.31 £10.60 £10.09
90th Percentile £48.75 £26.00 £31.76
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.43%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Juniper in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Juniper in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Juniper in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Juniper in the West Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Juniper in the West Midlands

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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 Juniper within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
Solihull +1 28 £363 - 2
Birmingham -20 13 £413 +4.76% 4
Warwickshire -8 1 £400 +14.29%
Juniper
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Juniper.

1 23 (52.27%) Cisco
1 23 (52.27%) Security Cleared
2 18 (40.91%) Firewall
2 18 (40.91%) VPN
2 18 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 17 (38.64%) LAN
4 14 (31.82%) Network Management
5 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 9 (20.45%) Network Security
6 9 (20.45%) VLAN
6 9 (20.45%) X.21
7 7 (15.91%) WAN
7 7 (15.91%) SLA
7 7 (15.91%) CCNP
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
8 6 (13.64%) CCIE
8 6 (13.64%) DHCP
8 6 (13.64%) Ethernet
8 6 (13.64%) DNS
8 6 (13.64%) CRM
8 6 (13.64%) SSH
8 6 (13.64%) Network Design
8 6 (13.64%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (11.36%) Fortinet
9 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (11.36%) F5
9 5 (11.36%) SDH
9 5 (11.36%) VoIP
9 5 (11.36%) Windows

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Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) Firewall
1 18 (40.91%) VPN
2 17 (38.64%) LAN
3 9 (20.45%) Network Security
3 9 (20.45%) VLAN
3 9 (20.45%) X.21
4 7 (15.91%) WAN
5 6 (13.64%) DHCP
5 6 (13.64%) DNS
5 6 (13.64%) Ethernet
5 6 (13.64%) SSH
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (11.36%) DSL
6 5 (11.36%) SDH
6 5 (11.36%) VoIP
7 4 (9.09%) BGP
7 4 (9.09%) KiloStream
7 4 (9.09%) MPLS
7 4 (9.09%) SNMP
7 4 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Network Engineer
2 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Design Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Network Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Designer
5 4 (9.09%) Network Designer
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Network Management
2 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (13.64%) CRM
3 6 (13.64%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (13.64%) Network Design
4 4 (9.09%) Coaching
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.09%) Remote Infrastructure Management
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security
6 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (2.27%) Change Management
7 1 (2.27%) Migration
7 1 (2.27%) Presales
7 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.27%) Test Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) Security Cleared
2 18 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) CCNP
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.64%) CCIE
5 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.27%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Cisco
2 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
3 5 (11.36%) F5
3 5 (11.36%) Fortinet
3 5 (11.36%) Radware
4 3 (6.82%) Brocade
4 3 (6.82%) TippingPoint
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.55%) Sophos
6 1 (2.27%) 3Com
6 1 (2.27%) Capita
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.27%) Mitel