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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aruba
UK / England
Rank 494 546 575
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +29
Contract jobs citing Aruba 85 62 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.13% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.31% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 15
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £275 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -

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
18566 20123 21455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 42.89% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11657 12204 12578
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 673 784 895
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.46 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £55.00 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Aruba
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Aruba as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
South East +14 24 £409 +16.85% 2
London +10 19 £350 -6.66% 2
North East -1 16 £333 - 1
West Midlands +13 13 £463 - 3
North West +24 5 £320 -5.18% 1
South West - 4 £365 -
East of England -1 3 £275 -38.88% 1
Yorkshire +9 2 £675 -
East Midlands +7 2 £600 -
Aruba
UK

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 130 (81.76%) Cisco
2 125 (78.62%) Firewall
3 113 (71.07%) Wireless
4 93 (58.49%) CheckPoint
5 90 (56.60%) Cisco Certification
6 85 (53.46%) WAN
7 78 (49.06%) CCNP
8 74 (46.54%) Juniper
8 74 (46.54%) LAN
9 66 (41.51%) F5
10 59 (37.11%) Security Cleared
11 54 (33.96%) HP
12 53 (33.33%) SC Cleared
13 51 (32.08%) Cisco ASA
13 51 (32.08%) CCIE
14 49 (30.82%) Fortinet
15 45 (28.30%) Riverbed
16 42 (26.42%) BIG-IP
17 40 (25.16%) ITIL
18 39 (24.53%) FortiGate
19 37 (23.27%) Network Design
20 36 (22.64%) Palo Alto
21 35 (22.01%) Wi-Fi
22 34 (21.38%) Finance
22 34 (21.38%) CCSE
23 30 (18.87%) Service Management
24 29 (18.24%) CCSA
24 29 (18.24%) VPN
24 29 (18.24%) Blue Coat
24 29 (18.24%) JNCIA

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.89%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.63%) Apache
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) MS Office
2 5 (3.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) assyst
2 2 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 125 (78.62%) Firewall
2 113 (71.07%) Wireless
3 85 (53.46%) WAN
4 74 (46.54%) LAN
5 51 (32.08%) Cisco ASA
6 42 (26.42%) BIG-IP
7 35 (22.01%) Wi-Fi
8 29 (18.24%) VPN
9 26 (16.35%) Network Security
9 26 (16.35%) TCP/IP
10 24 (15.09%) BGP
11 23 (14.47%) OSPF
12 22 (13.84%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (13.21%) DNS
14 15 (9.43%) DHCP
14 15 (9.43%) IPsec
15 13 (8.18%) VoIP
16 12 (7.55%) EIGRP
16 12 (7.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 12 (7.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.52%) MySQL
General
1 34 (21.38%) Finance
2 24 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.40%) Banking
4 6 (3.77%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.14%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.52%) Retail
7 3 (1.89%) German Language
8 2 (1.26%) French Language
9 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 92 (57.86%) Network Engineer
2 17 (10.69%) Cisco Engineer
2 17 (10.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 15 (9.43%) Analyst
4 14 (8.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (8.18%) Architect
6 11 (6.92%) Security Engineer
7 10 (6.29%) Network Analyst
7 10 (6.29%) Network Architect
8 9 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.03%) Consultant
10 7 (4.40%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Design Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Network Consultant
11 6 (3.77%) Network Implementation Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Network Manager
11 6 (3.77%) Network Specialist
11 6 (3.77%) Network Support
11 6 (3.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.52%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.89%) SOAP
2 3 (1.89%) XML
3 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.72%) Computer Science
1 25 (15.72%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (3.14%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.89%) Clustering
5 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.26%) PKI
5 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.63%) BYOD
6 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.63%) CMDB
6 1 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.09%) Windows
2 11 (6.92%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.29%) Linux
3 10 (6.29%) Unix
4 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) Android
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.16%) ITIL
2 37 (23.27%) Network Design
3 30 (18.87%) Service Management
4 24 (15.09%) ITSM
5 18 (11.32%) Migration
6 13 (8.18%) Load Balancing
7 10 (6.29%) Change Management
8 9 (5.66%) Network Management
8 9 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (5.66%) Security Architecture
9 8 (5.03%) Network Architecture
10 7 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.40%) Problem Management
11 6 (3.77%) Information Security
11 6 (3.77%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (3.14%) Data Encryption
12 5 (3.14%) Low Latency
12 5 (3.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.66%) SQL
2 8 (5.03%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.26%) VBScript
4 1 (0.63%) Perl
4 1 (0.63%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 90 (56.60%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (49.06%) CCNP
3 59 (37.11%) Security Cleared
4 53 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 51 (32.08%) CCIE
6 34 (21.38%) CCSE
7 29 (18.24%) CCSA
7 29 (18.24%) JNCIA
8 28 (17.61%) CCDP
9 26 (16.35%) CCIP
9 26 (16.35%) Degree
9 26 (16.35%) HP ASE
9 26 (16.35%) HP MASE
9 26 (16.35%) JNCIE
10 21 (13.21%) CCNA
11 13 (8.18%) JNCIP
12 7 (4.40%) JNCIS
13 6 (3.77%) CCSP
14 4 (2.52%) SANS
15 2 (1.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.03%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (24.53%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.14%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.52%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.26%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.26%) Foglight
4 2 (1.26%) NetApp OnCommand
4 2 (1.26%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.26%) WSUS
5 1 (0.63%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.63%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.63%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.63%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 130 (81.76%) Cisco
2 93 (58.49%) CheckPoint
3 74 (46.54%) Juniper
4 66 (41.51%) F5
5 54 (33.96%) HP
6 49 (30.82%) Fortinet
7 45 (28.30%) Riverbed
8 36 (22.64%) Palo Alto
9 29 (18.24%) Blue Coat
10 25 (15.72%) Microsoft
11 19 (11.95%) VMware
12 13 (8.18%) Citrix
12 13 (8.18%) Meraki
12 13 (8.18%) SolarWinds
13 9 (5.66%) Oracle
13 9 (5.66%) Samsung
14 8 (5.03%) Extreme Networks
14 8 (5.03%) Remedy
15 7 (4.40%) Intel Security
16 6 (3.77%) Dell