The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aruba
Rank 559 539 557
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs citing Aruba 21 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.048% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.089% 0.10% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 20
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£475 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23560 22273 24622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.31% 46.29% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13717 12890 12929
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1107 1020 1274
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.90 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Aruba
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Aruba Jobs Demand Trend in England

Aruba
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Aruba Daily Rate Trend in England

Aruba
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aruba across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Aruba Daily Rate Histogram in England

Aruba
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Aruba Hourly Rate Trend in England

Aruba
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aruba across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Aruba Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Aruba
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 11 £475 +32.96% 4
North West -4 6 £375 +7.14% 2
South East - - - - 4
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 43 (72.88%) Cisco
2 41 (69.49%) Wireless
3 28 (47.46%) WAN
4 24 (40.68%) LAN
5 19 (32.20%) CCNP
5 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (30.51%) OSPF
6 18 (30.51%) WLAN
6 18 (30.51%) Firewall
7 17 (28.81%) BGP
8 16 (27.12%) Juniper
9 15 (25.42%) HP
10 14 (23.73%) VPN
11 13 (22.03%) EIGRP
11 13 (22.03%) Network Security
12 12 (20.34%) Citrix
12 12 (20.34%) F5
13 11 (18.64%) Meraki
14 10 (16.95%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (16.95%) Blue Coat
14 10 (16.95%) Nortel
14 10 (16.95%) McAfee
15 9 (15.25%) Wireless Security
15 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
15 9 (15.25%) NetScaler
15 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
15 9 (15.25%) HP ASE
16 8 (13.56%) Cisco ISE
16 8 (13.56%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (13.56%) CheckPoint

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (69.49%) Wireless
2 28 (47.46%) WAN
3 24 (40.68%) LAN
4 18 (30.51%) OSPF
4 18 (30.51%) WLAN
4 18 (30.51%) Firewall
5 17 (28.81%) BGP
6 14 (23.73%) VPN
7 13 (22.03%) EIGRP
7 13 (22.03%) Network Security
8 10 (16.95%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (15.25%) Wireless Security
9 9 (15.25%) NetScaler
10 8 (13.56%) Cisco ISE
10 8 (13.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (11.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (10.17%) IPsec
12 6 (10.17%) VoIP
12 6 (10.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Local Government
4 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Network Engineer
2 20 (33.90%) Consultant
3 14 (23.73%) Network Consultant
4 13 (22.03%) Security Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Wireless Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Cisco Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Firewall Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Author
10 1 (1.69%) Technical Author
10 1 (1.69%) Desktop Support
10 1 (1.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.69%) NHS
2 1 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) UNIX
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
1 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
2 7 (11.86%) ITIL
2 7 (11.86%) Identity Management
2 7 (11.86%) Analytics
3 4 (6.78%) Validation
4 3 (5.08%) Network Management
5 2 (3.39%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (3.39%) Document Management
6 1 (1.69%) UML
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.69%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.69%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.69%) Password Management
6 1 (1.69%) Service Management
6 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
1 2 (3.39%) VB
2 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) CCNP
1 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.25%) HP ASE
3 7 (11.86%) ACSP
4 6 (10.17%) CCIE
5 5 (8.47%) CCDP
6 2 (3.39%) HP MASE
6 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.69%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.39%) vSphere
3 2 (3.39%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.69%) UAG
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (8.47%) BladeLogic
2 5 (8.47%) FortiGate
3 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (5.08%) Nessus
5 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.39%) AppManager
6 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.69%) SCOM
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 43 (72.88%) Cisco
2 16 (27.12%) Juniper
3 15 (25.42%) HP
4 12 (20.34%) Citrix
4 12 (20.34%) F5
5 11 (18.64%) Meraki
6 10 (16.95%) Blue Coat
6 10 (16.95%) Nortel
6 10 (16.95%) McAfee
7 8 (13.56%) CheckPoint
8 7 (11.86%) Motorola
8 7 (11.86%) AirMagnet
8 7 (11.86%) SolarWinds
9 6 (10.17%) Ciena
9 6 (10.17%) NetScout
9 6 (10.17%) Dell
10 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.47%) VMware
11 4 (6.78%) 3Com
12 3 (5.08%) BMC
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