The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Infoblox 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 Infoblox over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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 Infoblox, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infoblox
Rank 602 592 544
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -48
Contract jobs citing Infoblox 23 24 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.043% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category 0.089% 0.094% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 30
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£363 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £400 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
25732 25448 24415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.93% 45.76% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15200 14185 13493
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1100 1086 1100
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.46 £19.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% -5.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Infoblox
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infoblox within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Infoblox Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infoblox
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infoblox within the UK.

Infoblox Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infoblox
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infoblox within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Infoblox Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infoblox
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infoblox within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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 -13 23 £363 -9.37% 7
London +19 17 £363 -9.37% 5
South East - 5 £450 -
Surrey - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 - -
City of London +4 2 £363 - 2
Hammersmith - 2 £400 -
Berkshire - 2 £450 -
South West -16 1 - - 2
Bristol - 1 - - 2
Reading - 1 £450 -

Infoblox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Infoblox 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 Infoblox.

1 66 (82.50%) Cisco
2 54 (67.50%) Firewall
3 51 (63.75%) Cisco ASA
4 49 (61.25%) BGP
5 47 (58.75%) Wireless
5 47 (58.75%) Network Security
6 46 (57.50%) SolarWinds
7 44 (55.00%) VPN
7 44 (55.00%) DNS
8 43 (53.75%) IPsec
9 40 (50.00%) MPLS
10 36 (45.00%) Data Centre
11 35 (43.75%) TCP/IP
12 31 (38.75%) Finance
12 31 (38.75%) Network Management
13 29 (36.25%) VLAN
13 29 (36.25%) Cisco Certification
13 29 (36.25%) WAN
13 29 (36.25%) OSPF
14 28 (35.00%) Citrix
15 27 (33.75%) CCNP
16 26 (32.50%) VoIP
16 26 (32.50%) Cisco IOS
17 25 (31.25%) DHCP
17 25 (31.25%) LAN
18 24 (30.00%) Juniper
18 24 (30.00%) Degree
18 24 (30.00%) F5
19 23 (28.75%) Internet
20 22 (27.50%) EIGRP

Infoblox
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Infoblox 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 Infoblox. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 54 (67.50%) Firewall
2 51 (63.75%) Cisco ASA
3 49 (61.25%) BGP
4 47 (58.75%) Network Security
4 47 (58.75%) Wireless
5 44 (55.00%) VPN
5 44 (55.00%) DNS
6 43 (53.75%) IPsec
7 40 (50.00%) MPLS
8 35 (43.75%) TCP/IP
9 29 (36.25%) WAN
9 29 (36.25%) OSPF
9 29 (36.25%) VLAN
10 26 (32.50%) Cisco IOS
10 26 (32.50%) VoIP
11 25 (31.25%) LAN
11 25 (31.25%) DHCP
12 23 (28.75%) Internet
13 22 (27.50%) EIGRP
13 22 (27.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
General
1 31 (38.75%) Finance
2 20 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 6 (7.50%) Banking
4 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (66.25%) Network Engineer
2 8 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (3.75%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (3.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (2.50%) Project Engineer
4 2 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (2.50%) Network Analyst
4 2 (2.50%) Design Engineer
4 2 (2.50%) Security Analyst
4 2 (2.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (2.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (2.50%) Analyst
4 2 (2.50%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (2.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 2 (2.50%) Network Support
4 2 (2.50%) Security Engineer
4 2 (2.50%) Network Specialist
4 2 (2.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (2.50%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (1.25%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 36 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 20 (25.00%) PKI
2 20 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (6.25%) CMDB
4 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.25%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.25%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Linux
2 11 (13.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (2.50%) Windows
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Network Management
2 20 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 20 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 18 (22.50%) ITIL
4 12 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (13.75%) Service Management
5 11 (13.75%) Scrum
5 11 (13.75%) Kanban
6 10 (12.50%) Kernel Tuning
6 10 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (11.25%) Network Design
8 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.00%) Project Management
9 3 (3.75%) Change Management
9 3 (3.75%) Open Source
10 2 (2.50%) SIEM
10 2 (2.50%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.50%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (33.75%) CCNP
3 24 (30.00%) Degree
4 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.00%) MCSE
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.75%) CCNA
7 3 (3.75%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.50%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.25%) CCIE
9 1 (1.25%) CCSE
9 1 (1.25%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) vSphere
2 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.50%) Xen
4 1 (1.25%) Firmware
4 1 (1.25%) XenApp
4 1 (1.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (1.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) RANCID
2 4 (5.00%) Nagios
3 2 (2.50%) Ionix
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.25%) OPNET
4 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.25%) Nmap
4 1 (1.25%) WSUS
4 1 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (82.50%) Cisco
2 46 (57.50%) SolarWinds
3 28 (35.00%) Citrix
4 24 (30.00%) Juniper
4 24 (30.00%) F5
5 21 (26.25%) Aruba
6 14 (17.50%) VMware
7 13 (16.25%) HP
8 12 (15.00%) McAfee
9 11 (13.75%) Red Hat
10 10 (12.50%) CheckPoint
10 10 (12.50%) Blue Coat
11 9 (11.25%) TOWER Software
12 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
13 6 (7.50%) Tufin
14 3 (3.75%) Riverbed
14 3 (3.75%) EMC
15 2 (2.50%) Sourcefire
15 2 (2.50%) Splunk
15 2 (2.50%) ArcSight
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