The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Aruba Networks.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aruba
Rank 58 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Aruba 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% - 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% - 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £418 £341
% change year-on-year
-10.17% +22.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Aruba
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
280 390 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.68% 38.58% 49.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 248 175
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £34.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Aruba
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Aruba as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Aruba Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Aruba
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Aruba across the Cheshire region.

Aruba Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Aruba
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 £350 -
Aruba
North West

Aruba
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Aruba 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp OnCommand
2 1 (50.00%) German Language

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp OnCommand
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) VMware