The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aruba
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Aruba 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% 0.28% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
520 696 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.30% 38.47% 41.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 348 336
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 28
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.43 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.37 £48.00 £29.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Aruba
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Aruba as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Aruba Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Aruba
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Aruba Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Aruba
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Aruba also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) VPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) F5

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (60.00%) VPLS
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Network Specialist
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) F5