The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aruba
Rank 552 544 559
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing Aruba 32 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.038% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.080% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 10
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£405 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £330 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.51% -13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23956 23710 26685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.42% 47.34% 46.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13400 12736 13422
Average daily rate £380 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1057 1250 1359
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Aruba
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Aruba within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the UK over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 32 £405 +33.96% 20
London +29 27 £410 +30.78% 8
City of London +30 9 £400 +27.59%
East of England -20 4 £335 +48.88% 5
Hertfordshire +5 2 £335 +48.88% 3
Watford - 2 £335 - 2
Surrey +2 1 £513 +5.12% 1
South East -8 1 £513 +25.38% 4
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Bolton - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Derby - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Luton - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Aruba also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Aruba.

1 38 (71.70%) Cisco
1 38 (71.70%) Wireless
2 21 (39.62%) Firewall
2 21 (39.62%) WAN
3 19 (35.85%) LAN
4 16 (30.19%) OSPF
5 15 (28.30%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (26.42%) BGP
6 14 (26.42%) VPN
7 12 (22.64%) VoIP
7 12 (22.64%) CheckPoint
7 12 (22.64%) CCNP
8 11 (20.75%) HP
8 11 (20.75%) Nortel
8 11 (20.75%) McAfee
8 11 (20.75%) Network Security
8 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (20.75%) F5
9 10 (18.87%) Blue Coat
9 10 (18.87%) Citrix
9 10 (18.87%) Juniper
9 10 (18.87%) EIGRP
9 10 (18.87%) ITIL
10 9 (16.98%) MPLS
10 9 (16.98%) Finance
10 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
10 9 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (13.21%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (13.21%) DNS

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Aruba also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Aruba. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
1 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (71.70%) Wireless
2 21 (39.62%) Firewall
2 21 (39.62%) WAN
3 19 (35.85%) LAN
4 16 (30.19%) OSPF
5 14 (26.42%) BGP
5 14 (26.42%) VPN
6 12 (22.64%) VoIP
7 11 (20.75%) Network Security
7 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (18.87%) EIGRP
9 9 (16.98%) MPLS
9 9 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (13.21%) NetScaler
11 7 (13.21%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (13.21%) DNS
12 6 (11.32%) WLAN
12 6 (11.32%) DHCP
12 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Network Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Consultant
3 13 (24.53%) Network Consultant
4 10 (18.87%) Security Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Firewall Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Voice Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Data Network Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
1 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.77%) NHS
2 2 (3.77%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.89%) FMCG
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.89%) SUSE
3 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) CentOS
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) ITIL
2 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
3 4 (7.55%) Analytics
3 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.55%) Validation
3 4 (7.55%) Identity Management
4 3 (5.66%) Network Architecture
4 3 (5.66%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (3.77%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (3.77%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (3.77%) Document Management
5 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.89%) Password Management
6 1 (1.89%) Network Management
6 1 (1.89%) SIEM
6 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.89%) Migration
6 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
1 2 (3.77%) VB
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (22.64%) CCNP
3 5 (9.43%) CCIE
4 4 (7.55%) HP ASE
4 4 (7.55%) ACSP
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.77%) ISA Server
2 2 (3.77%) vSphere
2 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (3.77%) UAG
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) BladeLogic
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 2 (3.77%) AppManager
5 1 (1.89%) Opsview
5 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.89%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.89%) OpenView
5 1 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Cisco
2 12 (22.64%) CheckPoint
3 11 (20.75%) HP
3 11 (20.75%) Nortel
3 11 (20.75%) McAfee
3 11 (20.75%) F5
4 10 (18.87%) Blue Coat
4 10 (18.87%) Citrix
4 10 (18.87%) Juniper
5 7 (13.21%) Riverbed
6 6 (11.32%) Meraki
6 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.32%) NetScout
7 5 (9.43%) VMware
8 4 (7.55%) Brocade
8 4 (7.55%) AirMagnet
8 4 (7.55%) Dell
8 4 (7.55%) Motorola
8 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.66%) Splunk
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