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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aruba
Rank 530 527 493
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -34
Contract jobs citing Aruba 26 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.042% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.092% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 9
Average daily rate
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£335 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.20% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £269 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £306 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
21409 20707 18382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.46% 45.41% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12440 11590 10051
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 880 909 1100
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 2015.

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
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 5 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 12 £400 +24.03% 7
South East -18 4 £320 -20.00% 2
East of England +6 1 £420 - 3
West Midlands - 1 £450 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
Aruba
UK

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 52 (91.23%) Cisco
2 37 (64.91%) Wireless
3 34 (59.65%) WAN
4 32 (56.14%) LAN
5 25 (43.86%) HP
6 24 (42.11%) Juniper
7 21 (36.84%) Firewall
8 19 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 18 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (29.82%) WLAN
11 16 (28.07%) OSPF
12 15 (26.32%) Citrix
12 15 (26.32%) CCNP
12 15 (26.32%) Network Security
13 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
13 14 (24.56%) NetScaler
13 14 (24.56%) Brocade
13 14 (24.56%) BGP
14 13 (22.81%) VPN
15 11 (19.30%) F5
16 9 (15.79%) HP ASE
16 9 (15.79%) SolarWinds
16 9 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (15.79%) EIGRP
17 8 (14.04%) SAN
17 8 (14.04%) VMware
17 8 (14.04%) Riverbed
17 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
17 8 (14.04%) Meraki
18 7 (12.28%) Cisco CUCM

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 1 (1.75%) IIS
1 1 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (64.91%) Wireless
2 34 (59.65%) WAN
3 32 (56.14%) LAN
4 21 (36.84%) Firewall
5 17 (29.82%) WLAN
6 16 (28.07%) OSPF
7 15 (26.32%) Network Security
8 14 (24.56%) NetScaler
8 14 (24.56%) BGP
9 13 (22.81%) VPN
10 9 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (15.79%) EIGRP
11 8 (14.04%) SAN
12 7 (12.28%) DNS
12 7 (12.28%) SSL
12 7 (12.28%) DHCP
12 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
12 7 (12.28%) LDAP
13 6 (10.53%) Internet
13 6 (10.53%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Local Government
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Network Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Consultant
3 12 (21.05%) Network Consultant
4 6 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Voice Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Security Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Wireless Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Voice Consultant
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Voice Network Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) IT Support
8 1 (1.75%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.75%) SecurID
2 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) UNIX
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.75%) Solaris
3 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
2 6 (10.53%) ITIL
2 6 (10.53%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (8.77%) Analytics
3 5 (8.77%) Network Management
3 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
3 5 (8.77%) Identity Management
4 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.02%) Security Management
5 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.51%) Project Management
7 1 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.75%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.75%) SIEM
7 1 (1.75%) Time Management
7 1 (1.75%) Document Management
7 1 (1.75%) Network Design
7 1 (1.75%) Migration
7 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.75%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) R
1 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
1 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (26.32%) CCNP
3 9 (15.79%) HP ASE
4 6 (10.53%) JNCIS
4 6 (10.53%) HP MASE
5 4 (7.02%) CCNA
6 3 (5.26%) CCSE
7 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (3.51%) ACSP
8 1 (1.75%) Degree
8 1 (1.75%) HP AIS
8 1 (1.75%) VCP4
8 1 (1.75%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.28%) ISA Server
3 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (8.77%) FortiGate
4 4 (7.02%) Nessus
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (1.75%) OPNET
6 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.75%) OpenView
Vendors
1 52 (91.23%) Cisco
2 25 (43.86%) HP
3 24 (42.11%) Juniper
4 19 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 15 (26.32%) Citrix
6 14 (24.56%) Brocade
7 11 (19.30%) F5
8 9 (15.79%) SolarWinds
9 8 (14.04%) VMware
9 8 (14.04%) Riverbed
9 8 (14.04%) Meraki
10 7 (12.28%) Fortinet
10 7 (12.28%) Blue Coat
10 7 (12.28%) Dell
11 6 (10.53%) 3Com
12 5 (8.77%) AirMagnet
12 5 (8.77%) Polycom
12 5 (8.77%) Motorola
13 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
13 4 (7.02%) Symantec
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