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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aruba
Rank 527 566 544
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -22
Contract jobs citing Aruba 63 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.040% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.087% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 11
Average daily rate
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£345 £475 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £307 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
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UK

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
23242 23019 21938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.82% 45.54% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14080 13196 12462
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £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 996 1040 1023
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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
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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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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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 +16 20 £350 -26.31% 6
North West -24 13 £180 -52.00% 1
South East -14 11 £350 -31.70%
South West - 7 £300 -
Yorkshire - 5 £400 -
East of England +6 3 £425 +26.86% 5
East Midlands - 2 - -
North East - 2 £282 -
Aruba
UK

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 123 (84.83%) Cisco
2 101 (69.66%) Wireless
3 71 (48.97%) Firewall
4 69 (47.59%) BGP
5 60 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
6 59 (40.69%) EIGRP
7 54 (37.24%) Cisco ASA
8 52 (35.86%) DNS
9 51 (35.17%) LAN
10 50 (34.48%) VPN
10 50 (34.48%) OSPF
11 48 (33.10%) SolarWinds
12 47 (32.41%) WAN
13 41 (28.28%) TCP/IP
13 41 (28.28%) MPLS
14 40 (27.59%) Finance
14 40 (27.59%) CCNP
15 38 (26.21%) Network Security
16 35 (24.14%) IPsec
17 33 (22.76%) CheckPoint
17 33 (22.76%) Ethernet
17 33 (22.76%) VLAN
17 33 (22.76%) Spanning Tree
18 32 (22.07%) Juniper
19 30 (20.69%) CCNA
20 29 (20.00%) DHCP
21 28 (19.31%) HP
22 27 (18.62%) 802.1X
23 26 (17.93%) VMware
24 24 (16.55%) Wi-Fi

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (0.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.69%) Lync
1 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.38%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 101 (69.66%) Wireless
2 71 (48.97%) Firewall
3 69 (47.59%) BGP
4 59 (40.69%) EIGRP
5 54 (37.24%) Cisco ASA
6 52 (35.86%) DNS
7 51 (35.17%) LAN
8 50 (34.48%) VPN
8 50 (34.48%) OSPF
9 47 (32.41%) WAN
10 41 (28.28%) TCP/IP
10 41 (28.28%) MPLS
11 38 (26.21%) Network Security
12 35 (24.14%) IPsec
13 33 (22.76%) Ethernet
13 33 (22.76%) VLAN
13 33 (22.76%) Spanning Tree
14 29 (20.00%) DHCP
15 24 (16.55%) Wi-Fi
16 22 (15.17%) VRRP
General
1 40 (27.59%) Finance
2 20 (13.79%) Multimedia
3 10 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.76%) Banking
5 2 (1.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.38%) Local Government
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (65.52%) Network Engineer
2 13 (8.97%) Security Engineer
3 12 (8.28%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (7.59%) Network Specialist
4 11 (7.59%) Wireless Engineer
5 10 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (4.14%) Network Manager
6 6 (4.14%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (3.45%) Network Support
7 5 (3.45%) Consultant
8 3 (2.07%) Network Designer
8 3 (2.07%) Support Specialist
8 3 (2.07%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (2.07%) Network Support Specialist
8 3 (2.07%) Firewall Specialist
8 3 (2.07%) Firewall Support
8 3 (2.07%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (2.07%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.62%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.07%) XMPP
3 1 (0.69%) WAP
3 1 (0.69%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.79%) PKI
2 9 (6.21%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.76%) Clustering
3 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.07%) Statistics
4 3 (2.07%) NHS
5 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.38%) FMCG
6 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.17%) Windows
2 10 (6.90%) Linux
3 8 (5.52%) UNIX
4 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.69%) Solaris
5 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.17%) Network Management
2 15 (10.34%) ITIL
3 14 (9.66%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (8.97%) Load Balancing
5 11 (7.59%) Network Design
6 9 (6.21%) Project Management
6 9 (6.21%) Change Management
7 7 (4.83%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.14%) Information Security
9 5 (3.45%) Capacity Management
10 4 (2.76%) Security Architecture
10 4 (2.76%) Network Architecture
10 4 (2.76%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (2.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.76%) Migration
10 4 (2.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (2.07%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (2.07%) Patch Management
11 3 (2.07%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.07%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.76%) Perl
2 3 (2.07%) Python
3 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.69%) SQL
3 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (27.59%) CCNP
3 30 (20.69%) CCNA
4 14 (9.66%) CCIE
5 8 (5.52%) CCENT
6 7 (4.83%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.14%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.45%) CCSE
9 4 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.76%) CCDP
9 4 (2.76%) JNCIE
9 4 (2.76%) Degree
10 3 (2.07%) CCSA
10 3 (2.07%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.07%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.07%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.38%) CWNA
12 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.69%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.45%) SLA
2 3 (2.07%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.07%) NFS
2 3 (2.07%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.38%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.38%) vSphere
4 1 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (7.59%) OpenView
1 11 (7.59%) CiscoWorks
1 11 (7.59%) AirWatch
2 7 (4.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.76%) Cacti
4 3 (2.07%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (2.07%) OPNET
5 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.69%) Nagios
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.69%) Opsview
5 1 (0.69%) Graphite
5 1 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 123 (84.83%) Cisco
2 48 (33.10%) SolarWinds
3 33 (22.76%) CheckPoint
4 32 (22.07%) Juniper
5 28 (19.31%) HP
6 26 (17.93%) VMware
7 24 (16.55%) F5
8 21 (14.48%) Infoblox
9 14 (9.66%) Websense
10 7 (4.83%) ProCurve
11 6 (4.14%) Riverbed
11 6 (4.14%) Fortinet
12 5 (3.45%) BT
13 4 (2.76%) Microsoft
13 4 (2.76%) Mitel
13 4 (2.76%) Blue Coat
14 3 (2.07%) Brocade
14 3 (2.07%) Qualys
14 3 (2.07%) Dell
14 3 (2.07%) WorldPay
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