The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Infoblox, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infoblox
Rank 547 536 568
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +32
Contract jobs citing Infoblox 33 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.065% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.14% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 16
Average daily rate
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£394 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £365 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24568 24017 27034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 47.11% 46.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13640 13020 13682
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
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 1070 1195 1387
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

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 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 23 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 -11 33 £394 -4.54% 5
London 0 19 £400 -5.88% 3
York - 7 £401 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £401 -
Yorkshire - 7 £401 -
City of London - 3 £388 - 2
Essex -7 2 £388 -6.06%
East of England -25 2 £388 -6.06%
Basildon - - - -
Leeds - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -

Infoblox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 54 (81.82%) DNS
2 51 (77.27%) Linux
3 48 (72.73%) Cisco
4 46 (69.70%) DHCP
5 41 (62.12%) Firewall
6 36 (54.55%) Network Security
6 36 (54.55%) F5
7 34 (51.52%) CheckPoint
8 31 (46.97%) Blue Coat
8 31 (46.97%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (43.94%) VMware
10 28 (42.42%) OSPF
10 28 (42.42%) BGP
10 28 (42.42%) Citrix
10 28 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (40.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 27 (40.91%) Cisco IOS
11 27 (40.91%) CCNP
11 27 (40.91%) E-Commerce
11 27 (40.91%) NetScreen
12 26 (39.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 25 (37.88%) DMVPN
13 25 (37.88%) Fat Client
13 25 (37.88%) Imperva
13 25 (37.88%) Thin Client
13 25 (37.88%) CCSE
13 25 (37.88%) BIG-IP
14 22 (33.33%) Load Balancing
15 19 (28.79%) Windows

Infoblox
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
1 7 (10.61%) MS Exchange
1 7 (10.61%) Office Communications Server
1 7 (10.61%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.52%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 54 (81.82%) DNS
2 46 (69.70%) DHCP
3 41 (62.12%) Firewall
4 36 (54.55%) Network Security
5 31 (46.97%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (42.42%) OSPF
6 28 (42.42%) BGP
7 27 (40.91%) Cisco IOS
7 27 (40.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 27 (40.91%) NetScreen
8 26 (39.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 25 (37.88%) DMVPN
9 25 (37.88%) BIG-IP
10 9 (13.64%) LDAP
10 9 (13.64%) LAN
10 9 (13.64%) WAN
10 9 (13.64%) VPN
11 8 (12.12%) BOOTP
12 7 (10.61%) Internet
13 6 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) MySQL
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.12%) Games
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (7.58%) German Language
4 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.55%) French Language
5 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Security Specialist
1 25 (37.88%) Network Specialist
1 25 (37.88%) Network Security Specialist
2 10 (15.15%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Project Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.88%) Thin Client
1 25 (37.88%) Fat Client
2 8 (12.12%) Online Games
3 7 (10.61%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (77.27%) Linux
2 19 (28.79%) Windows
3 11 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.12%) Solaris
5 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
5 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.61%) CentOS
7 4 (6.06%) UNIX
8 1 (1.52%) Debian
8 1 (1.52%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) E-Commerce
2 22 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 18 (27.27%) ITIL
4 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 8 (12.12%) Scrum
5 8 (12.12%) Kanban
6 7 (10.61%) Workflow
7 3 (4.55%) Migration
7 3 (4.55%) Project Management
7 3 (4.55%) Network Design
8 2 (3.03%) Release Management
8 2 (3.03%) Service Management
8 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.52%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.52%) Network Management
9 1 (1.52%) Change Control
9 1 (1.52%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.52%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (1.52%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) Perl
2 12 (18.18%) C
3 7 (10.61%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (40.91%) CCNP
3 25 (37.88%) CCSE
4 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Degree
5 1 (1.52%) MCSE
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
1 1 (1.52%) TickIT
System Software
1 28 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) Xen
3 2 (3.03%) Squid
4 1 (1.52%) NFS
4 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.52%) XenServer
4 1 (1.52%) Varnish
4 1 (1.52%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Nagios
2 7 (10.61%) Puppet
2 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 7 (10.61%) Cobbler
2 7 (10.61%) Opsview
3 4 (6.06%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (72.73%) Cisco
2 36 (54.55%) F5
3 34 (51.52%) CheckPoint
4 31 (46.97%) Blue Coat
5 29 (43.94%) VMware
6 28 (42.42%) Citrix
7 25 (37.88%) Imperva
8 17 (25.76%) HP
9 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.12%) Splunk
11 7 (10.61%) Dell
11 7 (10.61%) Veritas
12 6 (9.09%) Juniper
13 5 (7.58%) Riverbed
14 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
15 3 (4.55%) McAfee
15 3 (4.55%) PlateSpin
15 3 (4.55%) IronPort
16 2 (3.03%) ScanSafe
17 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
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Experis Ltd
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