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 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aruba
Rank 398 410 420
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing Aruba 13 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.059% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.13% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 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 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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
11194 11635 11776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.61% 46.08% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7329 7594 7193
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 244 322
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.60 £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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 September 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +24 2 £475 +35.71% 1
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Aruba
England

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (65.91%) Cisco
2 27 (61.36%) Wireless
3 22 (50.00%) WAN
4 18 (40.91%) LAN
5 15 (34.09%) Firewall
6 14 (31.82%) CCNP
6 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (29.55%) VPN
8 12 (27.27%) WLAN
8 12 (27.27%) Juniper
8 12 (27.27%) OSPF
8 12 (27.27%) Network Security
9 11 (25.00%) BGP
10 10 (22.73%) McAfee
10 10 (22.73%) Nortel
10 10 (22.73%) HP
11 9 (20.45%) F5
12 8 (18.18%) Blue Coat
12 8 (18.18%) Citrix
13 7 (15.91%) SSL
13 7 (15.91%) Wireless Security
13 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
13 7 (15.91%) EIGRP
13 7 (15.91%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (15.91%) IPsec
13 7 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
13 7 (15.91%) Meraki
14 6 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
14 6 (13.64%) Ciena

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (61.36%) Wireless
2 22 (50.00%) WAN
3 18 (40.91%) LAN
4 15 (34.09%) Firewall
5 13 (29.55%) VPN
6 12 (27.27%) WLAN
6 12 (27.27%) OSPF
6 12 (27.27%) Network Security
7 11 (25.00%) BGP
8 7 (15.91%) EIGRP
8 7 (15.91%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (15.91%) IPsec
8 7 (15.91%) SSL
8 7 (15.91%) Wireless Security
8 7 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (11.36%) NetScaler
10 5 (11.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
1 5 (11.36%) Banking
2 3 (6.82%) Local Government
3 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Network Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Security Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Wireless Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Voice Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Data Network Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) IT Support
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.27%) FMCG
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) NHS
2 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
2 6 (13.64%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 5 (11.36%) Analytics
3 5 (11.36%) Identity Management
4 4 (9.09%) Validation
5 3 (6.82%) Network Management
6 2 (4.55%) Document Management
6 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Password Management
7 1 (2.27%) Workflow
7 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) ArchiMate
7 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.27%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Migration
7 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
1 2 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (31.82%) CCNP
2 6 (13.64%) CCIE
3 5 (11.36%) CCDP
3 5 (11.36%) HP ASE
3 5 (11.36%) ACSP
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) ISA Server
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.27%) UAG
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) BladeLogic
1 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (11.36%) FortiGate
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (6.82%) Nessus
3 2 (4.55%) AppManager
3 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.27%) OpenView
4 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Cisco
2 12 (27.27%) Juniper
3 10 (22.73%) HP
3 10 (22.73%) Nortel
3 10 (22.73%) McAfee
4 9 (20.45%) F5
5 8 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 8 (18.18%) Citrix
6 7 (15.91%) Meraki
6 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
7 6 (13.64%) NetScout
7 6 (13.64%) Dell
7 6 (13.64%) Ciena
8 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.36%) Motorola
8 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
8 5 (11.36%) AirMagnet
9 4 (9.09%) 3Com
10 3 (6.82%) VMware
10 3 (6.82%) BMC