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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aruba
UK
Rank 493 548 583
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +35
Contract jobs citing Aruba 107 70 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.14% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.32% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 36 11
Median daily rate £375 £390 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +40.62%
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
20377 21963 22712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.44% 43.19% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12494 12880 13340
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 765 881 1010
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +48 92 £375 -3.84% 21
London +22 34 £363 -3.33% 7
South East +27 23 £388 +6.16% 6
North East -5 14 £340 - 1
Tyne and Wear -10 14 £340 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 14 £340 - 1
Hampshire - 14 £394 - 1
West Midlands +7 10 £450 - 2
Shropshire - 9 £450 - 2
Scotland +31 8 £325 - 1
City of London -6 8 £433 -3.88%
Telford - 7 £450 - 2
Hook - 6 £415 - 1
Renfrewshire - 5 £325 - 1
Yorkshire +13 4 £675 -
Buckinghamshire +10 4 £290 -42.00%
Belfast -16 4 £450 -
County Antrim -16 4 £450 -
Northern Ireland -16 4 £450 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £290 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £675 -
Berkshire +4 3 £419 +28.84% 4
East of England -7 3 £275 -38.88% 1
Hertfordshire -11 3 £275 -38.88% 1
Erskine - 3 £325 - 1
Southampton - 3 £388 -
Rickmansworth - 3 £275 -
Surrey +16 2 £425 -10.52%
North West +15 2 £320 -13.22% 2
Manchester +12 2 £320 -13.22% 1

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 146 (80.22%) Cisco
2 133 (73.08%) Wireless
3 127 (69.78%) Firewall
4 100 (54.95%) CheckPoint
5 94 (51.65%) Cisco Certification
6 83 (45.60%) CCNP
7 82 (45.05%) Juniper
8 77 (42.31%) WAN
8 77 (42.31%) LAN
9 71 (39.01%) F5
10 57 (31.32%) Cisco ASA
11 51 (28.02%) Riverbed
11 51 (28.02%) CCIE
12 50 (27.47%) HP
12 50 (27.47%) Security Cleared
13 46 (25.27%) Fortinet
13 46 (25.27%) Wi-Fi
14 45 (24.73%) SC Cleared
15 42 (23.08%) BIG-IP
15 42 (23.08%) FortiGate
16 41 (22.53%) Palo Alto
16 41 (22.53%) Blue Coat
16 41 (22.53%) Finance
16 41 (22.53%) ITIL
17 37 (20.33%) VPN
18 34 (18.68%) Network Security
19 33 (18.13%) Cisco Nexus
20 32 (17.58%) Network Design
20 32 (17.58%) TCP/IP
21 31 (17.03%) CCSE

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 (2.20%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.65%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.55%) Apache
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) assyst
2 2 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.55%) IaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 133 (73.08%) Wireless
2 127 (69.78%) Firewall
3 77 (42.31%) LAN
3 77 (42.31%) WAN
4 57 (31.32%) Cisco ASA
5 46 (25.27%) Wi-Fi
6 42 (23.08%) BIG-IP
7 37 (20.33%) VPN
8 34 (18.68%) Network Security
9 33 (18.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 32 (17.58%) TCP/IP
11 27 (14.84%) DNS
12 25 (13.74%) DHCP
13 24 (13.19%) OSPF
14 22 (12.09%) BGP
15 18 (9.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 18 (9.89%) VoIP
16 16 (8.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 16 (8.79%) IPsec
16 16 (8.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.20%) MySQL
General
1 41 (22.53%) Finance
2 21 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.20%) Retail
4 3 (1.65%) Banking
4 3 (1.65%) German Language
5 2 (1.10%) French Language
6 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 100 (54.95%) Network Engineer
2 20 (10.99%) Architect
3 15 (8.24%) Network Architect
3 15 (8.24%) Security Engineer
3 15 (8.24%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (7.69%) Consultant
5 13 (7.14%) Analyst
5 13 (7.14%) Network Consultant
6 10 (5.49%) Network Analyst
6 10 (5.49%) Network Support
7 9 (4.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (4.95%) Support Engineer
8 8 (4.40%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (3.85%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 6 (3.30%) Blue Coat Engineer
10 6 (3.30%) Network Manager
10 6 (3.30%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.30%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.65%) SOAP
2 3 (1.65%) XML
3 1 (0.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.03%) Data Centre
2 21 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (2.20%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.65%) Clustering
6 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.10%) Statistics
6 2 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.55%) BYOD
7 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.55%) CMDB
7 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.09%) Windows
2 9 (4.95%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.85%) Unix
5 6 (3.30%) Linux
6 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.55%) Android
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.53%) ITIL
2 32 (17.58%) Network Design
3 28 (15.38%) Service Management
4 17 (9.34%) ITSM
5 15 (8.24%) Migration
6 14 (7.69%) Change Management
6 14 (7.69%) Network Management
7 12 (6.59%) Network Architecture
8 11 (6.04%) Load Balancing
9 9 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (4.40%) Information Security
10 8 (4.40%) Project Management
11 7 (3.85%) ITIL V3
11 7 (3.85%) Problem Management
11 7 (3.85%) Security Architecture
12 6 (3.30%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (3.30%) Service Delivery
13 5 (2.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (2.75%) Incident Management
13 5 (2.75%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.95%) SQL
2 7 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.75%) Perl
4 4 (2.20%) Python
5 1 (0.55%) Prolog
5 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (51.65%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (45.60%) CCNP
3 51 (28.02%) CCIE
4 50 (27.47%) Security Cleared
5 45 (24.73%) SC Cleared
6 31 (17.03%) CCSE
7 26 (14.29%) CCNA
8 25 (13.74%) JNCIA
9 24 (13.19%) CCSA
10 23 (12.64%) CCDP
10 23 (12.64%) JNCIE
11 22 (12.09%) Degree
12 21 (11.54%) JNCIP
13 19 (10.44%) CCIP
13 19 (10.44%) HP ASE
13 19 (10.44%) HP MASE
14 11 (6.04%) JNCIS
15 6 (3.30%) CCSP
16 2 (1.10%) CISSP
16 2 (1.10%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.40%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.75%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.20%) ProxySG
3 4 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (23.08%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.30%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (2.75%) Nagios
4 4 (2.20%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.10%) Foglight
6 2 (1.10%) NetApp OnCommand
6 2 (1.10%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.10%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (1.10%) WSUS
7 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.55%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.55%) Cacti
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.55%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.55%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 146 (80.22%) Cisco
2 100 (54.95%) CheckPoint
3 82 (45.05%) Juniper
4 71 (39.01%) F5
5 51 (28.02%) Riverbed
6 50 (27.47%) HP
7 46 (25.27%) Fortinet
8 41 (22.53%) Blue Coat
8 41 (22.53%) Palo Alto
9 21 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 18 (9.89%) SolarWinds
11 17 (9.34%) VMware
12 16 (8.79%) Meraki
13 13 (7.14%) FireEye
14 11 (6.04%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 10 (5.49%) Sourcefire
15 10 (5.49%) TippingPoint
15 10 (5.49%) Tufin
16 9 (4.95%) Samsung
17 8 (4.40%) Extreme Networks
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