The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aruba
Rank 388 380 356
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Contract jobs citing Aruba 10 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.060% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.13% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £296 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £288 £190
% change year-on-year
+11.30% +51.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £190.00
Aruba
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9588 9719 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.39% 45.09% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6391 6290 5561
Average daily rate £425 £425 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 219 277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Aruba
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Aruba Jobs Demand Trend in London

Aruba
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Aruba Daily Rate Trend in London

Aruba
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aruba across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Aruba Daily Rate Histogram in London

Aruba
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Aruba across the London region.

Aruba Hourly Rate Trend in London

Aruba
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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
City of London +10 3 £190 -36.66% 1
Hounslow - - - -
Aruba
England

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 22 (75.86%) WAN
3 21 (72.41%) Wireless
4 16 (55.17%) LAN
5 13 (44.83%) Firewall
6 10 (34.48%) VPN
6 10 (34.48%) Juniper
7 9 (31.03%) Citrix
7 9 (31.03%) Network Security
8 8 (27.59%) NetScaler
8 8 (27.59%) HP
9 7 (24.14%) OSPF
9 7 (24.14%) BGP
9 7 (24.14%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (24.14%) SAN
9 7 (24.14%) LDAP
9 7 (24.14%) Brocade
9 7 (24.14%) Load Balancing
10 6 (20.69%) Cisco IPT
10 6 (20.69%) Riverbed
10 6 (20.69%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (20.69%) WAN Optimisation
10 6 (20.69%) WLAN
10 6 (20.69%) CCNP
11 5 (17.24%) DNS
11 5 (17.24%) SSL
11 5 (17.24%) DHCP
11 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
11 5 (17.24%) Dell

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) WAN
2 21 (72.41%) Wireless
3 16 (55.17%) LAN
4 13 (44.83%) Firewall
5 10 (34.48%) VPN
6 9 (31.03%) Network Security
7 8 (27.59%) NetScaler
8 7 (24.14%) OSPF
8 7 (24.14%) BGP
8 7 (24.14%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (24.14%) SAN
8 7 (24.14%) LDAP
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco IPT
9 6 (20.69%) WLAN
10 5 (17.24%) DNS
10 5 (17.24%) SSL
10 5 (17.24%) DHCP
10 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.24%) ADSL
10 5 (17.24%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Local Government
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Finance
5 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Network Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Network Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Voice Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.45%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Voice Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Voice Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.69%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (13.79%) Network Management
3 4 (13.79%) Security Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Document Management
6 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CCNP
3 4 (13.79%) CCIE
3 4 (13.79%) CCDP
4 2 (6.90%) HP ASE
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.45%) HP MASE
5 1 (3.45%) ACSP
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) ISA Server
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (17.24%) FortiGate
2 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (13.79%) Nessus
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) Juniper
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 8 (27.59%) HP
5 7 (24.14%) Brocade
6 6 (20.69%) Riverbed
7 5 (17.24%) Dell
7 5 (17.24%) 3Com
7 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
7 5 (17.24%) Polycom
8 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
8 3 (10.34%) Meraki
9 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.90%) F5
9 2 (6.90%) VMware
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.90%) Compaq
10 1 (3.45%) Motorola
10 1 (3.45%) Oracle
10 1 (3.45%) Open Text