The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aruba
Rank 47 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs citing Aruba 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.40% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 0.27% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £263 £319
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 - -
Aruba
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
360 367 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.28% 56.81% 54.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 178 170
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 23
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £23.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -37.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.89 £9.03 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Aruba
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Aruba across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Aruba Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Aruba
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Aruba across the Hertfordshire region.

Aruba Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Aruba
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £400 -
Aruba
East of England

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) HP
2 22 (88.00%) Wi-Fi
2 22 (88.00%) Meraki
3 18 (72.00%) LTE
3 18 (72.00%) 4G
3 18 (72.00%) 3G
4 13 (52.00%) WLAN
5 10 (40.00%) Unix
5 10 (40.00%) Linux
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
6 9 (36.00%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (36.00%) Wireless
7 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
8 7 (28.00%) Degree
9 6 (24.00%) Service Management
10 4 (16.00%) DNS
10 4 (16.00%) F5
10 4 (16.00%) Network Management
11 3 (12.00%) Arqiva
11 3 (12.00%) LAN
11 3 (12.00%) CCNP
11 3 (12.00%) WAN
11 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
12 2 (8.00%) Firewall
12 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
12 2 (8.00%) Juniper
12 2 (8.00%) Broadband
12 2 (8.00%) CCNA

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) Wi-Fi
2 18 (72.00%) 3G
2 18 (72.00%) 4G
2 18 (72.00%) LTE
3 13 (52.00%) WLAN
4 9 (36.00%) Wireless
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
6 3 (12.00%) LAN
6 3 (12.00%) WAN
7 2 (8.00%) Broadband
7 2 (8.00%) Firewall
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Architect
2 9 (36.00%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Wireless Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Network Support
7 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Network Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
1 10 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (24.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Network Management
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.00%) ISMS
4 1 (4.00%) Security Management
4 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) HP
2 22 (88.00%) Meraki
3 10 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) F5
5 3 (12.00%) Arqiva
6 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.00%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (8.00%) Juniper
7 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
7 1 (4.00%) Huawei
7 1 (4.00%) Nokia
7 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com