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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infoblox over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infoblox
UK
Rank 576 593 534
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -59
Contract jobs citing Infoblox 21 29 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.057% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.13% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 45
Median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £413 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £388 £401
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.24%
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
20253 21946 23184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.25% 43.21% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12437 12898 13601
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 868 1017
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Infoblox
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Infoblox as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

Infoblox Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infoblox
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infoblox within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 +22 21 £425 +6.25%
London +6 18 £425 +6.25%
Yorkshire +9 3 £385 -2.28%
South Yorkshire - 3 £385 -
City of London -5 2 £465 +18.09%
Sheffield - 2 £450 -

Infoblox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Infoblox 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 Infoblox.

1 33 (73.33%) Cisco
2 26 (57.78%) Firewall
3 23 (51.11%) CheckPoint
4 18 (40.00%) Network Security
5 15 (33.33%) F5
5 15 (33.33%) OSPF
5 15 (33.33%) DNS
5 15 (33.33%) DHCP
6 14 (31.11%) LAN
7 13 (28.89%) VPN
7 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (26.67%) CCNA
8 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (26.67%) Nagios
8 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 11 (24.44%) WAN
9 11 (24.44%) Linux
9 11 (24.44%) CCNP
9 11 (24.44%) IPv6
9 11 (24.44%) Wireshark
10 10 (22.22%) Blue Coat
10 10 (22.22%) Information Security
10 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 9 (20.00%) Wireless
11 9 (20.00%) IPv4
11 9 (20.00%) Ethernet
12 8 (17.78%) Juniper
12 8 (17.78%) Migration
12 8 (17.78%) Virtual Private Cloud

Infoblox
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 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (11.11%) Office 365
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 26 (57.78%) Firewall
2 18 (40.00%) Network Security
3 15 (33.33%) DHCP
3 15 (33.33%) DNS
3 15 (33.33%) OSPF
4 14 (31.11%) LAN
5 13 (28.89%) VPN
6 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 11 (24.44%) IPv6
7 11 (24.44%) WAN
7 11 (24.44%) Wireshark
8 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (20.00%) Ethernet
9 9 (20.00%) IPv4
9 9 (20.00%) Wireless
10 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (15.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (15.56%) MRTG
11 7 (15.56%) SSL
12 5 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (15.56%) Advertising
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Legal
4 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.44%) Games
4 2 (4.44%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Administrator
2 8 (17.78%) Consultant
2 8 (17.78%) Network Administrator
2 8 (17.78%) Network Security Administrator
2 8 (17.78%) Network Specialist
2 8 (17.78%) Security Administrator
3 7 (15.56%) Information Security Administrator
4 6 (13.33%) Network Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Security Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Audit Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) REST
2 1 (2.22%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (8.89%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Fintech
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.44%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.44%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (4.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.22%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Unix
5 1 (2.22%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Information Security
2 8 (17.78%) Migration
3 7 (15.56%) Network Design
4 6 (13.33%) Open Source
5 5 (11.11%) Application Rationalisation
5 5 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (11.11%) E-Discovery
5 5 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.89%) Change Management
6 4 (8.89%) DevOps
6 4 (8.89%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (6.67%) ITIL
7 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.67%) Logistics
7 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.22%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.22%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) Python
2 3 (6.67%) Java
2 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.44%) C
3 2 (4.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) CCNA
1 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (24.44%) CCNP
3 7 (15.56%) CISSP
3 7 (15.56%) GIAC
4 5 (11.11%) CCSA
5 3 (6.67%) CCSE
6 1 (2.22%) CCIE
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (6.67%) Firmware
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.44%) XenServer
5 1 (2.22%) BIND 9
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) Nagios
2 5 (11.11%) EnCase
2 5 (11.11%) SCCM
3 4 (8.89%) vRealize
4 3 (6.67%) Ansible
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (6.67%) FortiGate
4 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.67%) Puppet
5 1 (2.22%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (2.22%) Cacti
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Cisco
2 23 (51.11%) CheckPoint
3 15 (33.33%) F5
4 10 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 8 (17.78%) Juniper
6 7 (15.56%) Riverbed
7 6 (13.33%) VMware
8 5 (11.11%) Fortinet
9 4 (8.89%) Citrix
9 4 (8.89%) Palo Alto
10 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.44%) Brocade
11 2 (4.44%) HP
11 2 (4.44%) Imperva
11 2 (4.44%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (2.22%) Aruba
12 1 (2.22%) CA
12 1 (2.22%) Forcepoint
12 1 (2.22%) Lancope