The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aruba
Rank 255 265 258
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing Aruba 10 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.10% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.21% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 1
Median daily rate £381 £350 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -31.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4159 4701 4341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.34% 47.95% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2465 2686 2237
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 206 234
Median hourly rate £19.52 £19.25 £16.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.41% +17.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

Aruba
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Aruba Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Aruba
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Aruba Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Aruba
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Aruba Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Aruba
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex -5 4 £375 +7.14%
Hampshire - 3 £425 -
Berkshire +8 2 £388 -
Aruba
England

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 24 (80.00%) Cisco
2 20 (66.67%) Wireless
3 15 (50.00%) Firewall
4 13 (43.33%) HP
5 12 (40.00%) WAN
6 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (30.00%) Juniper
8 7 (23.33%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (23.33%) LAN
9 5 (16.67%) VoIP
9 5 (16.67%) VPN
9 5 (16.67%) Windows
9 5 (16.67%) CCNP
9 5 (16.67%) CCNA
9 5 (16.67%) Network Management
9 5 (16.67%) Palo Alto
10 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (13.33%) Blue Coat
10 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
11 3 (10.00%) C
11 3 (10.00%) Perl
11 3 (10.00%) VB
11 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
11 3 (10.00%) Netcool

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) Wireless
2 15 (50.00%) Firewall
3 12 (40.00%) WAN
4 7 (23.33%) LAN
4 7 (23.33%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (16.67%) VoIP
5 5 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (6.67%) DNS
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.33%) DHCP
8 1 (3.33%) MPLS
8 1 (3.33%) SAN
8 1 (3.33%) SNMP
8 1 (3.33%) SSL
8 1 (3.33%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Network Support
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Network Management
2 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL
2 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.33%) Change Control
3 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.33%) Information Security
3 1 (3.33%) Network Design
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (3.33%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
1 3 (10.00%) Perl
1 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (10.00%) Tcl
1 3 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.67%) CCNA
2 5 (16.67%) CCNP
3 3 (10.00%) CCENT
3 3 (10.00%) CCIE
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CCSA
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Netcool
1 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.33%) Nessus
2 1 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) HP
3 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 9 (30.00%) Juniper
5 5 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 4 (13.33%) Blue Coat
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.00%) F5
7 3 (10.00%) IBM
7 3 (10.00%) ProCurve
7 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
7 3 (10.00%) Splunk
8 2 (6.67%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (6.67%) VMware
9 1 (3.33%) Avaya
9 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.33%) Infoblox
9 1 (3.33%) Mitel
9 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire