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 24 October 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 Infoblox, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infoblox
Rank 598 543 576
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +33
Contract jobs citing Infoblox 15 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.065% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.057% 0.14% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £327 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £388 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +1.66%
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
26282 24246 25665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.03% 46.23% 47.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15364 13731 13222
Average daily rate £388 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
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 1242 1169 1321
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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
Top 12 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 24 October 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 -48 13 £450 +20.00% 6
London -16 6 £456 +24.14% 5
South West - 3 - -
South East -17 2 £449 +41.33%
York 0 1 £401 +3.35%
Yorkshire -6 1 £401 +3.35%
North Yorkshire -8 1 £401 +3.35%
Manchester - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -

Infoblox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 42 (87.50%) DNS
2 37 (77.08%) Linux
3 33 (68.75%) DHCP
4 29 (60.42%) Cisco
5 25 (52.08%) Firewall
6 21 (43.75%) Windows
7 20 (41.67%) Network Security
8 18 (37.50%) Load Balancing
8 18 (37.50%) F5
9 17 (35.42%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (31.25%) Perl
10 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (31.25%) VMware
11 14 (29.17%) CCNP
11 14 (29.17%) Citrix
11 14 (29.17%) BGP
11 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (27.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 13 (27.08%) OSPF
12 13 (27.08%) Blue Coat
12 13 (27.08%) BIG-IP
13 12 (25.00%) NetScreen
13 12 (25.00%) CheckPoint
13 12 (25.00%) HP
13 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
13 12 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (22.92%) Fat Client

Infoblox
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 6 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (10.42%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) assyst
1 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (87.50%) DNS
2 33 (68.75%) DHCP
3 25 (52.08%) Firewall
4 20 (41.67%) Network Security
5 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (29.17%) BGP
6 13 (27.08%) OSPF
6 13 (27.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 13 (27.08%) BIG-IP
7 12 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 12 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (25.00%) NetScreen
8 11 (22.92%) DMVPN
9 8 (16.67%) BOOTP
9 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 7 (14.58%) Internet
11 6 (12.50%) LDAP
11 6 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (10.42%) WAN
13 4 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) Subversion
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Games
3 5 (10.42%) German Language
4 4 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Security Specialist
1 11 (22.92%) Network Specialist
1 11 (22.92%) Network Security Specialist
2 9 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Network Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) SOAP
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
1 2 (4.17%) XML
1 2 (4.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.92%) Fat Client
2 11 (22.92%) Thin Client
3 7 (14.58%) Online Games
4 6 (12.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) CMDB
5 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (77.08%) Linux
2 21 (43.75%) Windows
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (22.92%) UNIX
5 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (20.83%) Solaris
5 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 8 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 6 (12.50%) CentOS
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (22.92%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 8 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 7 (14.58%) Kanban
6 7 (14.58%) Workflow
6 7 (14.58%) Scrum
7 6 (12.50%) Line Management
8 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.17%) Network Management
9 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.17%) Network Design
9 2 (4.17%) OOP
9 2 (4.17%) OO
9 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (2.08%) Server Monitoring
10 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) Perl
2 7 (14.58%) Python
3 5 (10.42%) C
4 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) Korn
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (29.17%) CCNP
3 11 (22.92%) CCSE
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) HP APS
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.50%) Xen
4 4 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (4.17%) NFS
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.08%) Docker
6 1 (2.08%) LXC
6 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Puppet
2 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 6 (12.50%) Cobbler
2 6 (12.50%) Opsview
2 6 (12.50%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (2.08%) Netcool
4 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.08%) WSUS
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
4 1 (2.08%) SCOM
4 1 (2.08%) Zenoss
4 1 (2.08%) RANCID
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Cisco
2 18 (37.50%) F5
3 15 (31.25%) VMware
4 14 (29.17%) Citrix
5 13 (27.08%) Blue Coat
6 12 (25.00%) HP
6 12 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 11 (22.92%) Imperva
8 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.50%) Dell
9 6 (12.50%) Veritas
9 6 (12.50%) Splunk
10 5 (10.42%) SolarWinds
10 5 (10.42%) Juniper
11 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
12 2 (4.17%) Remedy
12 2 (4.17%) IronPort
12 2 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (4.17%) ScanSafe
13 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
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