The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aruba
Rank 524 535 550
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Contract jobs citing Aruba 29 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.030% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.064% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 11
Average daily rate
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£463 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.15% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £320 £380
% change year-on-year
+26.56% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22497 21835 24501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.58% 46.85% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12759 12225 12831
Average daily rate £388 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1001 1104 1284
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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 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 1 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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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 +19 22 £463 +37.54% 2
East of England -15 3 £335 +48.88% 2
North West - 2 - - 2
South East -8 1 £513 +5.12% 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Aruba
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Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 24 (42.11%) WAN
4 22 (38.60%) LAN
5 20 (35.09%) Firewall
6 18 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (29.82%) OSPF
8 15 (26.32%) BGP
8 15 (26.32%) CCNP
9 14 (24.56%) VPN
10 12 (21.05%) VoIP
10 12 (21.05%) HP
10 12 (21.05%) F5
11 11 (19.30%) Network Security
11 11 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (19.30%) Nortel
11 11 (19.30%) Citrix
11 11 (19.30%) EIGRP
11 11 (19.30%) CheckPoint
12 10 (17.54%) Juniper
12 10 (17.54%) ITIL
12 10 (17.54%) McAfee
12 10 (17.54%) Blue Coat
13 9 (15.79%) Load Balancing
13 9 (15.79%) Finance
13 9 (15.79%) WLAN
13 9 (15.79%) MPLS
14 8 (14.04%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (14.04%) NetScaler
14 8 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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%) Office 365
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (73.68%) Wireless
2 24 (42.11%) WAN
3 22 (38.60%) LAN
4 20 (35.09%) Firewall
5 17 (29.82%) OSPF
6 15 (26.32%) BGP
7 14 (24.56%) VPN
8 12 (21.05%) VoIP
9 11 (19.30%) Network Security
9 11 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (19.30%) EIGRP
10 9 (15.79%) WLAN
10 9 (15.79%) MPLS
11 8 (14.04%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (14.04%) NetScaler
11 8 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (12.28%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (12.28%) Wireless Security
12 7 (12.28%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (12.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Local Government
5 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) Consultant
3 14 (24.56%) Network Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) Security Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Voice Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
1 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.51%) NHS
2 2 (3.51%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) UNIX
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 5 (8.77%) Analytics
3 5 (8.77%) Identity Management
4 4 (7.02%) Validation
4 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (5.26%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.51%) Document Management
6 2 (3.51%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.51%) Network Management
6 2 (3.51%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.51%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.75%) ArchiMate
7 1 (1.75%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.75%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
1 2 (3.51%) VB
2 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (26.32%) CCNP
3 7 (12.28%) CCIE
4 5 (8.77%) HP ASE
4 5 (8.77%) ACSP
5 2 (3.51%) CCDP
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.51%) vSphere
3 2 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (3.51%) UAG
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (8.77%) BladeLogic
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.51%) AppManager
3 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.51%) SCOM
4 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.75%) OpenView
Vendors
1 41 (71.93%) Cisco
2 12 (21.05%) HP
2 12 (21.05%) F5
3 11 (19.30%) Nortel
3 11 (19.30%) Citrix
3 11 (19.30%) CheckPoint
4 10 (17.54%) Juniper
4 10 (17.54%) McAfee
4 10 (17.54%) Blue Coat
5 6 (10.53%) NetScout
5 6 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 6 (10.53%) Meraki
6 5 (8.77%) AirMagnet
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.77%) Motorola
7 4 (7.02%) Dell
7 4 (7.02%) VMware
7 4 (7.02%) Brocade
7 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.26%) BMC
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