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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aruba over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aruba
Rank 581 554 569
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Contract jobs citing Aruba 25 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.038% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.095% 0.081% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 19
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£475 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.32% -6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £311 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average 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
26439 24591 27314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.74% 46.58% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14927 13785 13902
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1177 1101 1383
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aruba within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Aruba Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 September 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 -32 23 £475 +32.96% 10
London +4 13 £475 +32.96% 2
North West 0 5 £375 +7.14%
Cheshire +9 3 £375 +7.14%
City of London +21 2 £475 +35.71%
South Wales - 2 £250 -
Wales - 2 £250 -
East of England - 2 £323 - 1
Surrey +2 1 £513 +5.12%
South East -9 1 £513 +5.12% 4
Hertfordshire - 1 £335 - 1
Manchester - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £335 - 1
West Drayton - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 4
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
Reading - - - - 2
Runcorn - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 45 (75.00%) Cisco
2 43 (71.67%) Wireless
3 30 (50.00%) WAN
4 26 (43.33%) LAN
5 19 (31.67%) CCNP
5 19 (31.67%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (30.00%) OSPF
6 18 (30.00%) WLAN
6 18 (30.00%) Firewall
7 17 (28.33%) BGP
7 17 (28.33%) Juniper
8 16 (26.67%) VPN
9 14 (23.33%) Network Security
9 14 (23.33%) F5
10 13 (21.67%) HP
10 13 (21.67%) EIGRP
11 11 (18.33%) Citrix
12 10 (16.67%) Load Balancing
12 10 (16.67%) Nortel
12 10 (16.67%) McAfee
12 10 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (16.67%) Meraki
13 9 (15.00%) NetScaler
13 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
13 9 (15.00%) Cisco ISE
13 9 (15.00%) Wireless Security
13 9 (15.00%) Blue Coat
13 9 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (13.33%) SSL
14 8 (13.33%) ITIL

Aruba
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (71.67%) Wireless
2 30 (50.00%) WAN
3 26 (43.33%) LAN
4 18 (30.00%) WLAN
4 18 (30.00%) Firewall
4 18 (30.00%) OSPF
5 17 (28.33%) BGP
6 16 (26.67%) VPN
7 14 (23.33%) Network Security
8 13 (21.67%) EIGRP
9 10 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (15.00%) Wireless Security
10 9 (15.00%) NetScaler
10 9 (15.00%) Cisco ISE
10 9 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (13.33%) SSL
11 8 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (11.67%) IPsec
13 6 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Local Government
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Network Engineer
2 21 (35.00%) Consultant
3 15 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 13 (21.67%) Security Engineer
5 11 (18.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Data Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 1 (1.67%) Voice Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Data Network Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
1 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.67%) FMCG
2 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) UNIX
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (13.33%) ITIL
4 7 (11.67%) Identity Management
4 7 (11.67%) Analytics
5 4 (6.67%) Network Management
5 4 (6.67%) Validation
6 2 (3.33%) Document Management
6 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.33%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (1.67%) ArchiMate
7 1 (1.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.67%) Password Management
7 1 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.67%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.67%) Migration
7 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) SQL
1 2 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (31.67%) CCNP
2 8 (13.33%) HP ASE
3 7 (11.67%) ACSP
4 6 (10.00%) CCIE
5 5 (8.33%) CCDP
6 1 (1.67%) HP MASE
6 1 (1.67%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.67%) Degree
6 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.67%) UAG
4 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 5 (8.33%) BladeLogic
2 5 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (5.00%) Nessus
4 2 (3.33%) AppManager
4 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.67%) OpenView
5 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (75.00%) Cisco
2 17 (28.33%) Juniper
3 14 (23.33%) F5
4 13 (21.67%) HP
5 11 (18.33%) Citrix
6 10 (16.67%) Nortel
6 10 (16.67%) McAfee
6 10 (16.67%) Meraki
7 9 (15.00%) Blue Coat
8 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
9 7 (11.67%) AirMagnet
9 7 (11.67%) Motorola
9 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
10 6 (10.00%) NetScout
10 6 (10.00%) Ciena
11 5 (8.33%) Dell
12 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.67%) Riverbed
12 4 (6.67%) Brocade
12 4 (6.67%) VMware
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