The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aruba
Rank 182 202 191
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing Aruba 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.049% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£450 £352 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.84% -25.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £319 £240
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2180 2615 2563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.46% 43.10% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1608 1794 1820
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 55 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.31 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Aruba
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Aruba across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Aruba Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Aruba
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Aruba Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Aruba
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aruba across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Aruba Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Aruba
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Aruba across the City of London region.

Aruba Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Aruba also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Aruba.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
3 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 5 (55.56%) Riverbed
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
4 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (44.44%) F5
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) XMPP
4 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) OPNET
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) SSL
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) BT
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Aruba also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Aruba. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Voice Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Voice Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Voice Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (44.44%) OPNET
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Riverbed
3 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 4 (44.44%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) BT
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) AppSense
6 1 (11.11%) Brocade
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Compaq
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix