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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aruba
Rank 560 540 553
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Contract jobs citing Aruba 23 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.035% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.098% 0.075% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 15
Average daily rate
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£475 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.42% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
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
23409 22747 24578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.94% 46.74% 46.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13406 12936 12896
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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 1027 1041 1259
Average hourly rate £18.44 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.43% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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
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 22 August 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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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 +16 14 £475 +33.42% 5
East of England -27 3 £335 +34.00%
North West - 3 £375 - 1
South East -2 1 £513 +5.12% 3
West Midlands - 1 - -
South West - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Aruba
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Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 42 (73.68%) Wireless
2 41 (71.93%) Cisco
3 23 (40.35%) LAN
3 23 (40.35%) WAN
4 19 (33.33%) CCNP
4 19 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (33.33%) Firewall
5 15 (26.32%) OSPF
6 14 (24.56%) WLAN
7 13 (22.81%) VPN
7 13 (22.81%) BGP
7 13 (22.81%) F5
8 12 (21.05%) EIGRP
9 11 (19.30%) Juniper
9 11 (19.30%) HP
9 11 (19.30%) Nortel
9 11 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (17.54%) Network Security
10 10 (17.54%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (17.54%) McAfee
10 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
10 10 (17.54%) Blue Coat
11 9 (15.79%) Citrix
11 9 (15.79%) ITIL
12 8 (14.04%) VoIP
12 8 (14.04%) Finance
12 8 (14.04%) Cisco ISE
12 8 (14.04%) Meraki
12 8 (14.04%) Wireless Security
12 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (73.68%) Wireless
2 23 (40.35%) LAN
2 23 (40.35%) WAN
3 19 (33.33%) Firewall
4 15 (26.32%) OSPF
5 14 (24.56%) WLAN
6 13 (22.81%) VPN
6 13 (22.81%) BGP
7 12 (21.05%) EIGRP
8 11 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (17.54%) Network Security
9 10 (17.54%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (14.04%) VoIP
10 8 (14.04%) Cisco ISE
10 8 (14.04%) Wireless Security
11 7 (12.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (12.28%) NetScaler
12 6 (10.53%) MPLS
12 6 (10.53%) DNS
13 5 (8.77%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) Consultant
3 13 (22.81%) Network Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) Security Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Wireless Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Network Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 1 (1.75%) Data Network Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
1 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) NHS
1 2 (3.51%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.75%) FMCG
2 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) UNIX
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.53%) Identity Management
3 6 (10.53%) Analytics
4 4 (7.02%) Validation
5 3 (5.26%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.51%) Document Management
6 2 (3.51%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.51%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.51%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (3.51%) Network Management
7 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.75%) ArchiMate
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.75%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.75%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
1 2 (3.51%) VB
2 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) CCNP
1 19 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.28%) CCIE
3 6 (10.53%) HP ASE
3 6 (10.53%) ACSP
4 5 (8.77%) CCDP
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
2 2 (3.51%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.75%) UAG
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (8.77%) BladeLogic
3 2 (3.51%) AppManager
3 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.75%) SCOM
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.75%) OpenView
4 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (71.93%) Cisco
2 13 (22.81%) F5
3 11 (19.30%) Juniper
3 11 (19.30%) HP
3 11 (19.30%) Nortel
4 10 (17.54%) McAfee
4 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
4 10 (17.54%) Blue Coat
5 9 (15.79%) Citrix
6 8 (14.04%) Meraki
7 6 (10.53%) Motorola
7 6 (10.53%) NetScout
7 6 (10.53%) Ciena
7 6 (10.53%) AirMagnet
8 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.02%) VMware
8 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.26%) Dell
9 3 (5.26%) BMC
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