The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aruba
Rank 556 564 588
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +24
Contract jobs citing Aruba 87 77 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.31% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 20
Median daily rate £388 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £266 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £510 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £322 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23822 24870 24146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 44.48% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14676 14571 13634
Median daily rate £400 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 1114 1032
Median hourly rate £20.25 £18.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +7.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Aruba
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Aruba Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Aruba
Daily Rate Trend

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

Aruba Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Aruba
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aruba within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Aruba Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Aruba
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Aruba within the UK.

Aruba Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Aruba
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England +17 79 £375 +7.14% 13
London +21 43 £450 +28.57% 5
South East +15 14 £363 -32.55% 2
West Midlands - 9 £550 - 3
City of London +43 8 £500 +48.14% 1
North West -27 5 £200 -46.66%
Solihull - 5 - -
West Sussex - 4 £375 - 1
South West - 4 £275 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £575 -
Belfast - 4 £575 -
Manchester - 4 £200 -
County Antrim - 4 £575 -
East of England +17 3 £275 +66.66% 1
Berkshire - 3 £465 - 1
Somerset - 3 £275 -
Reading - 3 £465 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £275 - 1
Surrey -5 2 £310 -46.08%
Scotland -14 2 £350 -
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £300 -
Watford - 2 £269 -
Clevedon - 2 £263 -
Kent +2 1 £325 -35.00%
Lancashire -3 1 £200 +11.11%
North East -53 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -58 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -64 1 - -

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for Aruba.

1 122 (87.77%) Cisco
2 101 (72.66%) Wireless
3 65 (46.76%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (42.45%) Firewall
5 50 (35.97%) CCNP
6 49 (35.25%) CheckPoint
7 48 (34.53%) WAN
8 46 (33.09%) Juniper
9 41 (29.50%) HP
10 37 (26.62%) LAN
11 36 (25.90%) Cisco ASA
12 35 (25.18%) VPN
13 33 (23.74%) Network Security
14 32 (23.02%) CCNA
14 32 (23.02%) Wi-Fi
15 30 (21.58%) Palo Alto
16 29 (20.86%) OSPF
16 29 (20.86%) BGP
17 28 (20.14%) Cisco Wireless
18 23 (16.55%) TCP/IP
18 23 (16.55%) F5
19 22 (15.83%) VoIP
20 21 (15.11%) Finance
21 20 (14.39%) CCIE
21 20 (14.39%) Cisco Nexus
21 20 (14.39%) Riverbed
22 19 (13.67%) Meraki
22 19 (13.67%) SolarWinds
22 19 (13.67%) Windows
23 16 (11.51%) EIGRP

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills 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 (0.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.16%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 101 (72.66%) Wireless
2 59 (42.45%) Firewall
3 48 (34.53%) WAN
4 37 (26.62%) LAN
5 36 (25.90%) Cisco ASA
6 35 (25.18%) VPN
7 33 (23.74%) Network Security
8 32 (23.02%) Wi-Fi
9 29 (20.86%) BGP
9 29 (20.86%) OSPF
10 28 (20.14%) Cisco Wireless
11 23 (16.55%) TCP/IP
12 22 (15.83%) VoIP
13 20 (14.39%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (11.51%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (11.51%) EIGRP
15 15 (10.79%) DNS
16 14 (10.07%) HSRP
17 12 (8.63%) 4G
17 12 (8.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (15.11%) Finance
2 11 (7.91%) Retail
3 7 (5.04%) Banking
4 5 (3.60%) Legal
5 3 (2.16%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (65.47%) Network Engineer
2 20 (14.39%) Security Engineer
3 18 (12.95%) Architect
4 17 (12.23%) Network Security Engineer
5 14 (10.07%) Wireless Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (8.63%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (7.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (7.19%) Firewall Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Wireless Network Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) Consultant
11 6 (4.32%) Technical Architect
11 6 (4.32%) Wireless Architect
12 5 (3.60%) Designer
12 5 (3.60%) Network Designer
12 5 (3.60%) Network Operations Engineer
12 5 (3.60%) Network Support
12 5 (3.60%) Operations Engineer
12 5 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (2.88%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.07%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.44%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.60%) BYOD
4 3 (2.16%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.67%) Windows
2 8 (5.76%) Unix
2 8 (5.76%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.60%) Linux
6 3 (2.16%) CatOS
7 1 (0.72%) Solaris
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (7.91%) Change Control
1 11 (7.91%) Migration
2 10 (7.19%) ITIL
2 10 (7.19%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (6.47%) Network Design
4 8 (5.76%) Network Management
5 7 (5.04%) Change Management
5 7 (5.04%) Network Planning
6 6 (4.32%) Escalation Management
6 6 (4.32%) Information Security
6 6 (4.32%) Presales
6 6 (4.32%) Service Management
6 6 (4.32%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (3.60%) Risk Management
7 5 (3.60%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.88%) Network Architecture
9 3 (2.16%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (2.16%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.16%) Project Management
10 2 (1.44%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.76%) PowerShell
1 8 (5.76%) Tcl
2 7 (5.04%) Perl
2 7 (5.04%) Shell Script
3 6 (4.32%) VB
4 5 (3.60%) C
5 3 (2.16%) Python
6 1 (0.72%) Java
6 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (46.76%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (35.97%) CCNP
3 32 (23.02%) CCNA
4 20 (14.39%) CCIE
5 16 (11.51%) Security Cleared
6 15 (10.79%) SC Cleared
7 6 (4.32%) Degree
8 5 (3.60%) CCENT
8 5 (3.60%) CCSA
8 5 (3.60%) CCSE
9 2 (1.44%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.44%) CISSP
9 2 (1.44%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.72%) CCDA
10 1 (0.72%) CCDP
10 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.72%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.72%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.16%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.04%) Cacti
1 7 (5.04%) Nagios
1 7 (5.04%) SmokePing
2 6 (4.32%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.32%) Netcool
2 6 (4.32%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.72%) AppManager
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.72%) Nessus
Vendors
1 122 (87.77%) Cisco
2 49 (35.25%) CheckPoint
3 46 (33.09%) Juniper
4 41 (29.50%) HP
5 30 (21.58%) Palo Alto
6 23 (16.55%) F5
7 20 (14.39%) Riverbed
8 19 (13.67%) Meraki
8 19 (13.67%) SolarWinds
9 15 (10.79%) Blue Coat
9 15 (10.79%) Microsoft
10 12 (8.63%) Fortinet
11 11 (7.91%) Forcepoint
12 10 (7.19%) Extreme Networks
13 9 (6.47%) Citrix
13 9 (6.47%) Intel Security
13 9 (6.47%) Mitel
14 8 (5.76%) ProCurve
14 8 (5.76%) VMware
15 6 (4.32%) Splunk
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