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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aruba
Rank 574 554 588
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +34
Contract jobs citing Aruba 72 91 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.36% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 60 18
Median daily rate £400 £363 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -10.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £313 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £513
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -26.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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
23943 25081 23862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.59% 44.79% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14785 14539 13536
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
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 £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 790 1148 1061
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -9 65 £400 +12.28% 13
London -13 26 £450 +28.57% 3
South East +13 20 £318 -36.50% 3
West Midlands -3 7 - - 2
Surrey -4 6 £310 -46.08%
North West -16 6 £200 -36.00% 1
City of London +40 5 £500 +12.67%
Manchester -5 5 £200 -20.00%
Solihull - 5 - -
Belfast - 4 £575 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £575 -
County Antrim - 4 £575 -
Berkshire - 4 £465 - 1
Hampshire - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £275 -
Reading - 3 £465 - 1
South West - 3 £318 -
East of England +8 2 £400 +142.42% 4
Kent -12 2 £325 -35.00%
Somerset - 2 £318 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £400 -
Egham - 2 £310 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £400 - 4
Wales - 1 £550 -
Swansea - 1 £550 -
North East - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £200 -
Taunton - 1 £310 -
Gloucester - 1 - -

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 125 (91.24%) Cisco
2 97 (70.80%) Wireless
3 66 (48.18%) Firewall
4 65 (47.45%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (40.88%) WAN
6 48 (35.04%) HP
7 44 (32.12%) LAN
8 43 (31.39%) Juniper
9 42 (30.66%) CCNP
9 42 (30.66%) VPN
10 41 (29.93%) Cisco ASA
11 37 (27.01%) Palo Alto
12 35 (25.55%) CheckPoint
13 32 (23.36%) BGP
14 30 (21.90%) OSPF
14 30 (21.90%) CCNA
15 28 (20.44%) Cisco Wireless
16 26 (18.98%) Windows
16 26 (18.98%) Network Security
17 25 (18.25%) TCP/IP
17 25 (18.25%) Wi-Fi
18 24 (17.52%) CCIE
19 23 (16.79%) VoIP
20 22 (16.06%) DNS
21 21 (15.33%) Finance
22 20 (14.60%) Cisco IOS
23 19 (13.87%) DHCP
23 19 (13.87%) F5
23 19 (13.87%) Cisco Nexus
24 18 (13.14%) Unix

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 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.46%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.73%) IIS
3 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.65%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.19%) MS Office
4 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Mimecast
1 2 (1.46%) Office 365
2 1 (0.73%) IaaS
2 1 (0.73%) PaaS
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (70.80%) Wireless
2 66 (48.18%) Firewall
3 56 (40.88%) WAN
4 44 (32.12%) LAN
5 42 (30.66%) VPN
6 41 (29.93%) Cisco ASA
7 32 (23.36%) BGP
8 30 (21.90%) OSPF
9 28 (20.44%) Cisco Wireless
10 26 (18.98%) Network Security
11 25 (18.25%) TCP/IP
11 25 (18.25%) Wi-Fi
12 23 (16.79%) VoIP
13 22 (16.06%) DNS
14 20 (14.60%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (13.87%) Cisco Nexus
15 19 (13.87%) DHCP
16 17 (12.41%) EIGRP
17 16 (11.68%) WLAN
18 13 (9.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (15.33%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Banking
2 8 (5.84%) Retail
3 6 (4.38%) Legal
4 4 (2.92%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.73%) Billing
7 1 (0.73%) Games
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.73%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (64.23%) Network Engineer
2 16 (11.68%) Security Engineer
3 15 (10.95%) Architect
4 13 (9.49%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (9.49%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (9.49%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (8.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (8.03%) Firewall Engineer
5 11 (8.03%) Wireless Engineer
6 8 (5.84%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 6 (4.38%) Network Architect
7 6 (4.38%) Network Support
7 6 (4.38%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Consultant
8 5 (3.65%) Data Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Designer
8 5 (3.65%) Network Designer
8 5 (3.65%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.46%) WAP
3 1 (0.73%) .NET
3 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.19%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.46%) Statistics
6 1 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.73%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.73%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.98%) Windows
2 18 (13.14%) Unix
3 8 (5.84%) Linux
3 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.38%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.19%) CatOS
7 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.46%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.46%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (10.22%) ITIL
2 11 (8.03%) Change Management
2 11 (8.03%) Migration
3 10 (7.30%) Change Control
3 10 (7.30%) Network Management
3 10 (7.30%) Service Delivery
4 9 (6.57%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (5.11%) Network Design
6 6 (4.38%) High Availability
6 6 (4.38%) Low Latency
6 6 (4.38%) Network Architecture
6 6 (4.38%) Presales
6 6 (4.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (4.38%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (3.65%) Information Security
7 5 (3.65%) Risk Management
7 5 (3.65%) Security Architecture
7 5 (3.65%) Service Management
7 5 (3.65%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (2.92%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.84%) Perl
1 8 (5.84%) PowerShell
1 8 (5.84%) Tcl
2 7 (5.11%) VB
3 5 (3.65%) C
4 4 (2.92%) Python
4 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.46%) SQL
6 1 (0.73%) Java
6 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (47.45%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (30.66%) CCNP
3 30 (21.90%) CCNA
4 24 (17.52%) CCIE
5 15 (10.95%) Security Cleared
6 14 (10.22%) SC Cleared
7 9 (6.57%) Degree
8 6 (4.38%) CCENT
9 4 (2.92%) CCSA
10 3 (2.19%) CCSE
11 2 (1.46%) CISSP
11 2 (1.46%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.46%) MCP
12 1 (0.73%) CCA
12 1 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.73%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.73%) MCSE
12 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) SLA
2 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.73%) BS7799
3 1 (0.73%) COBIT
3 1 (0.73%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (8.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.19%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.19%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.46%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.38%) Netcool
1 6 (4.38%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.65%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.65%) Nagios
3 4 (2.92%) Cacti
3 4 (2.92%) SmokePing
4 3 (2.19%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.46%) AppManager
5 2 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.73%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.73%) Nessus
6 1 (0.73%) OpenView
6 1 (0.73%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 125 (91.24%) Cisco
2 48 (35.04%) HP
3 43 (31.39%) Juniper
4 37 (27.01%) Palo Alto
5 35 (25.55%) CheckPoint
6 19 (13.87%) F5
7 17 (12.41%) Microsoft
7 17 (12.41%) Riverbed
7 17 (12.41%) SolarWinds
8 16 (11.68%) Meraki
9 14 (10.22%) VMware
10 13 (9.49%) Avaya
11 12 (8.76%) Blue Coat
11 12 (8.76%) Citrix
11 12 (8.76%) Forcepoint
12 10 (7.30%) Fortinet
12 10 (7.30%) Mitel
13 9 (6.57%) NetScout
14 8 (5.84%) ProCurve
15 7 (5.11%) Intel Security
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