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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aruba
Rank 409 399 409
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing Aruba 19 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.079% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.17% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 7
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£475 £357 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.96% -16.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 -
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
11068 11536 11513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.93% 45.54% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7364 7607 7146
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 229 307
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.65 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aruba across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Aruba Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 October 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
City of London +15 3 £475 +35.71% 1
Hayes - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Aruba
England

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 31 (75.61%) Cisco
2 29 (70.73%) Wireless
3 26 (63.41%) WAN
4 20 (48.78%) LAN
5 14 (34.15%) Firewall
5 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (31.71%) Juniper
6 13 (31.71%) CCNP
7 12 (29.27%) Citrix
7 12 (29.27%) OSPF
8 11 (26.83%) BGP
8 11 (26.83%) WLAN
8 11 (26.83%) Network Security
8 11 (26.83%) NetScaler
9 10 (24.39%) VPN
10 8 (19.51%) F5
10 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
10 8 (19.51%) HP
10 8 (19.51%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (17.07%) SSL
11 7 (17.07%) Wireless Security
11 7 (17.07%) Riverbed
11 7 (17.07%) Banking
11 7 (17.07%) Meraki
12 6 (14.63%) FortiGate
12 6 (14.63%) Cisco ISE
12 6 (14.63%) Brocade
12 6 (14.63%) Cisco IPT
12 6 (14.63%) IPsec
12 6 (14.63%) SolarWinds

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) Wireless
2 26 (63.41%) WAN
3 20 (48.78%) LAN
4 14 (34.15%) Firewall
5 12 (29.27%) OSPF
6 11 (26.83%) BGP
6 11 (26.83%) WLAN
6 11 (26.83%) Network Security
6 11 (26.83%) NetScaler
7 10 (24.39%) VPN
8 8 (19.51%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (17.07%) Wireless Security
9 7 (17.07%) SSL
10 6 (14.63%) EIGRP
10 6 (14.63%) NetScreen
10 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (14.63%) Cisco ISE
10 6 (14.63%) SAN
10 6 (14.63%) Internet
10 6 (14.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (17.07%) Banking
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Local Government
4 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Network Engineer
2 16 (39.02%) Consultant
3 15 (36.59%) Network Consultant
4 9 (21.95%) Security Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Voice Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Wireless Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco Consultant
10 1 (2.44%) Sales Consultant
10 1 (2.44%) VoIP Consultant
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Consultant
10 1 (2.44%) Data Centre Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support
10 1 (2.44%) Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (2.44%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.44%) NHS
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
2 6 (14.63%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (12.20%) Analytics
3 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.20%) Identity Management
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL
4 3 (7.32%) Network Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.44%) Service Management
5 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.44%) Workflow
5 1 (2.44%) Validation
5 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.44%) Document Management
5 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
1 1 (2.44%) VB
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (31.71%) CCNP
3 6 (14.63%) CCIE
4 5 (12.20%) CCDP
4 5 (12.20%) HP ASE
4 5 (12.20%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (14.63%) FortiGate
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (12.20%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (9.76%) Nessus
3 4 (9.76%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.44%) AppManager
4 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Cisco
2 13 (31.71%) Juniper
3 12 (29.27%) Citrix
4 8 (19.51%) HP
4 8 (19.51%) F5
5 7 (17.07%) Meraki
5 7 (17.07%) Riverbed
6 6 (14.63%) SolarWinds
6 6 (14.63%) Brocade
7 5 (12.20%) Polycom
7 5 (12.20%) AirMagnet
7 5 (12.20%) Dell
7 5 (12.20%) Nortel
7 5 (12.20%) Motorola
7 5 (12.20%) McAfee
7 5 (12.20%) 3Com
8 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
9 3 (7.32%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.88%) VMware
10 2 (4.88%) BMC