The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 London 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aruba
Rank 379 400 396
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs citing Aruba 22 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.029% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.063% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £314 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.54% -10.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £258 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £358 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £330 £390
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10539 11111 11854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.69% 45.84% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6671 7064 7132
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 290 331
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Aruba
England

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 24 July 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
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 24 July 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 +25 6 £419 +33.57% 3
West Drayton - - - -
Aruba
England

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (69.05%) Wireless
2 27 (64.29%) Cisco
3 18 (42.86%) WAN
4 17 (40.48%) LAN
5 15 (35.71%) Firewall
6 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (28.57%) OSPF
7 12 (28.57%) VPN
8 11 (26.19%) BGP
8 11 (26.19%) CCNP
8 11 (26.19%) Nortel
9 10 (23.81%) Citrix
9 10 (23.81%) McAfee
9 10 (23.81%) F5
10 9 (21.43%) Blue Coat
10 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
10 9 (21.43%) Network Security
10 9 (21.43%) HP
11 8 (19.05%) Juniper
11 8 (19.05%) CheckPoint
11 8 (19.05%) VoIP
11 8 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (16.67%) NetScaler
12 7 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (16.67%) MPLS
12 7 (16.67%) Finance
12 7 (16.67%) ITIL
12 7 (16.67%) EIGRP
13 6 (14.29%) WLAN

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (69.05%) Wireless
2 18 (42.86%) WAN
3 17 (40.48%) LAN
4 15 (35.71%) Firewall
5 12 (28.57%) OSPF
5 12 (28.57%) VPN
6 11 (26.19%) BGP
7 9 (21.43%) Network Security
8 8 (19.05%) VoIP
8 8 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (16.67%) NetScaler
9 7 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (16.67%) MPLS
9 7 (16.67%) EIGRP
10 6 (14.29%) WLAN
10 6 (14.29%) DHCP
10 6 (14.29%) DNS
10 6 (14.29%) Wireless Security
10 6 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Network Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Network Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Network Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
1 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.76%) NHS
2 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) UNIX
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 7 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
3 4 (9.52%) Validation
3 4 (9.52%) Analytics
4 3 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.76%) Document Management
5 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.38%) ArchiMate
6 1 (2.38%) Network Management
6 1 (2.38%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
1 2 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.19%) CCNP
3 5 (11.90%) CCIE
4 4 (9.52%) HP ASE
4 4 (9.52%) ACSP
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) ISA Server
3 2 (4.76%) vSphere
3 2 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (4.76%) UAG
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) BladeLogic
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (4.76%) AppManager
3 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Cisco
2 11 (26.19%) Nortel
3 10 (23.81%) Citrix
3 10 (23.81%) McAfee
3 10 (23.81%) F5
4 9 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 9 (21.43%) HP
5 8 (19.05%) Juniper
5 8 (19.05%) CheckPoint
6 6 (14.29%) NetScout
6 6 (14.29%) Riverbed
7 5 (11.90%) Meraki
7 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.52%) Motorola
8 4 (9.52%) Dell
8 4 (9.52%) Brocade
8 4 (9.52%) AirMagnet
9 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 3 (7.14%) VMware
9 3 (7.14%) BMC