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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aruba
Rank 556 598 589
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -9
Contract jobs citing Aruba 104 76 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.13% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.30% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 43 21
Median daily rate £450 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £405
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -13.58%
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
24383 25108 24277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.16% 44.01% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14951 14778 13404
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1086 1062
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +10 94 £450 +28.57% 12
London +35 56 £500 +42.85% 3
South East +11 17 £375 -25.00% 3
West Midlands - 12 £475 -
City of London +54 10 £475 +11.76% 1
Solihull - 5 £420 -
Reading - 5 £400 -
Berkshire - 5 £400 -
East of England +23 4 £363 - 4
South West +2 4 £275 -8.33%
West Sussex -9 4 £375 +7.14%
Birmingham - 4 - -
Belfast - 4 £575 -
County Antrim - 4 £575 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £363 - 4
Hampshire - 4 £425 - 1
Northern Ireland - 4 £575 -
Somerset - 3 £275 -
Scotland +5 2 £350 -
Surrey -2 2 £310 -46.08%
Watford - 2 £269 -
Telford - 2 £475 -
Clevedon - 2 £263 -
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -
Shropshire - 2 £475 -
Kent +7 1 £325 -35.00% 2
Crawley -1 1 £350 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £325 -

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 149 (86.63%) Cisco
2 129 (75.00%) Wireless
3 79 (45.93%) Firewall
4 69 (40.12%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (40.12%) CheckPoint
5 58 (33.72%) Juniper
6 57 (33.14%) CCNP
6 57 (33.14%) WAN
7 56 (32.56%) Cisco ASA
8 47 (27.33%) HP
8 47 (27.33%) Palo Alto
9 46 (26.74%) LAN
10 44 (25.58%) Wi-Fi
11 37 (21.51%) CCNA
12 36 (20.93%) TCP/IP
12 36 (20.93%) Network Security
13 35 (20.35%) F5
14 34 (19.77%) Riverbed
14 34 (19.77%) VPN
15 31 (18.02%) SolarWinds
15 31 (18.02%) Cisco Nexus
16 30 (17.44%) Cisco Wireless
17 28 (16.28%) Finance
17 28 (16.28%) Meraki
18 27 (15.70%) BGP
19 26 (15.12%) OSPF
19 26 (15.12%) Blue Coat
20 25 (14.53%) 802.1X
21 24 (13.95%) Security Cleared
22 23 (13.37%) SC Cleared

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 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 129 (75.00%) Wireless
2 79 (45.93%) Firewall
3 57 (33.14%) WAN
4 56 (32.56%) Cisco ASA
5 46 (26.74%) LAN
6 44 (25.58%) Wi-Fi
7 36 (20.93%) Network Security
7 36 (20.93%) TCP/IP
8 34 (19.77%) VPN
9 31 (18.02%) Cisco Nexus
10 30 (17.44%) Cisco Wireless
11 27 (15.70%) BGP
12 26 (15.12%) OSPF
13 22 (12.79%) VoIP
14 20 (11.63%) DNS
15 17 (9.88%) DHCP
15 17 (9.88%) EIGRP
15 17 (9.88%) Wireshark
16 16 (9.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 16 (9.30%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 28 (16.28%) Finance
2 12 (6.98%) Retail
3 10 (5.81%) Banking
4 5 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.33%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 100 (58.14%) Network Engineer
2 29 (16.86%) Architect
3 22 (12.79%) Security Engineer
4 19 (11.05%) Network Security Engineer
5 17 (9.88%) Consultant
5 17 (9.88%) Wireless Engineer
6 16 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
7 15 (8.72%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (8.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 14 (8.14%) Network Consultant
9 13 (7.56%) Wireless Architect
10 9 (5.23%) Firewall Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Network Support
11 8 (4.65%) Wireless Network Engineer
12 7 (4.07%) Network Architect
12 7 (4.07%) Technical Architect
13 6 (3.49%) Designer
13 6 (3.49%) Network Designer
14 5 (2.91%) Network Operations Engineer
14 5 (2.91%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.53%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.16%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.72%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.81%) BYOD
3 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.74%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.05%) Windows
2 11 (6.40%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.49%) Linux
4 6 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.91%) Unix
6 2 (1.16%) Solaris
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (9.30%) ITIL
1 16 (9.30%) Service Management
2 15 (8.72%) Network Design
3 14 (8.14%) Change Control
4 13 (7.56%) Network Architecture
5 12 (6.98%) Change Management
5 12 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (6.98%) Project Management
6 11 (6.40%) Network Management
7 9 (5.23%) Migration
7 9 (5.23%) Network Planning
8 8 (4.65%) Escalation Management
9 7 (4.07%) Presales
10 6 (3.49%) Information Security
10 6 (3.49%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.49%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (2.91%) Load Balancing
11 5 (2.91%) Risk Management
11 5 (2.91%) Use Case
12 3 (1.74%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.23%) Shell Script
2 8 (4.65%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.65%) Tcl
3 6 (3.49%) Perl
3 6 (3.49%) VB
4 5 (2.91%) C
5 2 (1.16%) Python
6 1 (0.58%) Java
6 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 69 (40.12%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (33.14%) CCNP
3 37 (21.51%) CCNA
4 24 (13.95%) Security Cleared
5 23 (13.37%) SC Cleared
6 21 (12.21%) CCIE
7 7 (4.07%) CCSE
8 6 (3.49%) CCSA
9 5 (2.91%) CCDA
9 5 (2.91%) CCDP
10 4 (2.33%) CCENT
10 4 (2.33%) Degree
10 4 (2.33%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.74%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.16%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.16%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.58%) CCA
13 1 (0.58%) CISSP
13 1 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.58%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.07%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.74%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (5.23%) Cacti
1 9 (5.23%) FortiGate
1 9 (5.23%) Nagios
1 9 (5.23%) SmokePing
2 6 (3.49%) Netcool
2 6 (3.49%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.58%) AppManager
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.58%) Nessus
5 1 (0.58%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 149 (86.63%) Cisco
2 69 (40.12%) CheckPoint
3 58 (33.72%) Juniper
4 47 (27.33%) HP
4 47 (27.33%) Palo Alto
5 35 (20.35%) F5
6 34 (19.77%) Riverbed
7 31 (18.02%) SolarWinds
8 28 (16.28%) Meraki
9 26 (15.12%) Blue Coat
10 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
11 15 (8.72%) Fortinet
12 14 (8.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 14 (8.14%) Radianz
13 13 (7.56%) FireEye
13 13 (7.56%) TippingPoint
14 12 (6.98%) LogLogic
14 12 (6.98%) Tufin
15 11 (6.40%) Forcepoint
15 11 (6.40%) Intel Security
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