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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aruba
UK
Rank 505 567 594
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +27
Contract jobs citing Aruba 90 61 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.12% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.27% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 32 16
Median daily rate £365 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.79% -6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
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 across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20233 22493 23972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.59% 43.22% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12546 13464 13798
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 759 835 981
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +55 78 £375 +5.26% 12
South East +20 24 £409 +19.85% 5
Hampshire +23 19 £409 -13.89%
London +13 18 £350 -6.66% 1
Tyne and Wear +5 15 £330 -
North East -3 15 £330 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 15 £330 -
Hook - 11 £415 -
West Midlands +15 10 £488 - 4
Shropshire - 9 £488 - 3
Scotland - 9 £325 -
Renfrewshire - 8 £325 -
Telford - 8 £488 - 3
Erskine - 6 £325 -
Northern Ireland -11 4 £450 -
Belfast -13 4 £450 -
County Antrim -13 4 £450 -
Wiltshire - 4 £365 -
South West - 4 £365 -
North West +25 3 - - 1
Manchester +14 3 - - 1
East of England +1 3 £275 -38.88% 1
Hertfordshire +1 3 £275 -38.88%
City of London -4 3 £300 -33.33%
Rickmansworth - 3 £275 -
Berkshire +16 2 £388 +19.23% 1
Yorkshire +12 2 £675 -
East Midlands +3 2 £600 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £388 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £388 -

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for Aruba.

1 143 (79.89%) Cisco
2 135 (75.42%) Firewall
3 130 (72.63%) Wireless
4 104 (58.10%) CheckPoint
5 100 (55.87%) Cisco Certification
6 94 (52.51%) WAN
7 88 (49.16%) CCNP
8 87 (48.60%) LAN
9 81 (45.25%) Juniper
10 78 (43.58%) F5
11 67 (37.43%) Security Cleared
12 65 (36.31%) HP
13 61 (34.08%) SC Cleared
14 57 (31.84%) Riverbed
15 56 (31.28%) Fortinet
16 54 (30.17%) CCIE
17 52 (29.05%) Cisco ASA
18 50 (27.93%) BIG-IP
19 49 (27.37%) FortiGate
20 46 (25.70%) ITIL
21 43 (24.02%) Network Design
22 39 (21.79%) Wi-Fi
23 37 (20.67%) Finance
23 37 (20.67%) CCSE
24 36 (20.11%) VPN
25 34 (18.99%) CCSA
25 34 (18.99%) JNCIA
25 34 (18.99%) Palo Alto
26 33 (18.44%) Data Centre
26 33 (18.44%) JNCIE

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 4 (2.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.68%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.56%) Apache
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.35%) MS Office
2 5 (2.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) assyst
2 2 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 135 (75.42%) Firewall
2 130 (72.63%) Wireless
3 94 (52.51%) WAN
4 87 (48.60%) LAN
5 52 (29.05%) Cisco ASA
6 50 (27.93%) BIG-IP
7 39 (21.79%) Wi-Fi
8 36 (20.11%) VPN
9 29 (16.20%) Network Security
10 26 (14.53%) TCP/IP
11 25 (13.97%) BGP
11 25 (13.97%) DNS
12 24 (13.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 24 (13.41%) OSPF
13 19 (10.61%) DHCP
13 19 (10.61%) MPLS
14 18 (10.06%) IPsec
15 17 (9.50%) VoIP
16 13 (7.26%) EIGRP
16 13 (7.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.23%) MySQL
General
1 37 (20.67%) Finance
2 28 (15.64%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.91%) Banking
4 6 (3.35%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.79%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.23%) Retail
7 3 (1.68%) German Language
8 2 (1.12%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (59.78%) Network Engineer
2 18 (10.06%) Analyst
3 17 (9.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (9.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (8.38%) Security Engineer
5 14 (7.82%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (7.26%) Network Analyst
7 12 (6.70%) Architect
8 10 (5.59%) Network Architect
9 9 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Firewall Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Network Support
10 8 (4.47%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Consultant
11 7 (3.91%) Network Security Engineer
12 6 (3.35%) Design Engineer
12 6 (3.35%) Network Manager
12 6 (3.35%) Network Support Engineer
12 6 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.23%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.68%) SOAP
2 3 (1.68%) XML
3 1 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.44%) Data Centre
2 29 (16.20%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (2.79%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.23%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.68%) Clustering
7 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.12%) PKI
7 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) CMDB
8 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.41%) Windows
2 11 (6.15%) Windows Server
3 10 (5.59%) Linux
3 10 (5.59%) Unix
4 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) Android
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.70%) ITIL
2 43 (24.02%) Network Design
3 33 (18.44%) Service Management
4 27 (15.08%) ITSM
5 18 (10.06%) Migration
6 14 (7.82%) Load Balancing
7 11 (6.15%) Network Management
8 10 (5.59%) Change Management
8 10 (5.59%) Information Security
9 9 (5.03%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (5.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (5.03%) Security Architecture
10 8 (4.47%) Network Architecture
11 7 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (3.91%) ITIL V3
11 7 (3.91%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.35%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.35%) Penetration Testing
13 5 (2.79%) Data Encryption
13 5 (2.79%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.03%) SQL
2 8 (4.47%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.79%) Perl
4 4 (2.23%) Python
5 2 (1.12%) VBScript
6 1 (0.56%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 100 (55.87%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (49.16%) CCNP
3 67 (37.43%) Security Cleared
4 61 (34.08%) SC Cleared
5 54 (30.17%) CCIE
6 37 (20.67%) CCSE
7 34 (18.99%) CCSA
7 34 (18.99%) JNCIA
8 33 (18.44%) JNCIE
9 30 (16.76%) Degree
10 29 (16.20%) CCDP
10 29 (16.20%) CCIP
10 29 (16.20%) HP ASE
10 29 (16.20%) HP MASE
11 23 (12.85%) CCNA
12 17 (9.50%) JNCIP
13 7 (3.91%) JNCIS
14 6 (3.35%) CCSP
15 4 (2.23%) SANS
16 2 (1.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.47%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.23%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 49 (27.37%) FortiGate
2 5 (2.79%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.23%) Nagios
4 2 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.12%) Foglight
4 2 (1.12%) NetApp OnCommand
4 2 (1.12%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.12%) WSUS
5 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.56%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.56%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 143 (79.89%) Cisco
2 104 (58.10%) CheckPoint
3 81 (45.25%) Juniper
4 78 (43.58%) F5
5 65 (36.31%) HP
6 57 (31.84%) Riverbed
7 56 (31.28%) Fortinet
8 34 (18.99%) Palo Alto
9 33 (18.44%) Blue Coat
10 25 (13.97%) Microsoft
11 19 (10.61%) VMware
12 13 (7.26%) Citrix
12 13 (7.26%) SolarWinds
13 11 (6.15%) Meraki
14 9 (5.03%) Oracle
14 9 (5.03%) Samsung
15 8 (4.47%) Extreme Networks
15 8 (4.47%) FireEye
15 8 (4.47%) Remedy
16 7 (3.91%) Intel Security
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