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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infoblox
Rank 531 567 560
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Contract jobs citing Infoblox 62 32 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.057% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.12% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 27 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £401 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% -15.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
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
25415 25693 22778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.47% 45.58% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14468 14335 12108
Average daily rate £400 £397 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £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 1091 1087 1211
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 2015.

Infoblox Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infoblox
Top 17 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 17 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +25 61 £350 -12.60% 2
London +34 41 £325 -23.52% 2
York +3 13 £401 -
North Yorkshire -5 13 £401 -
Yorkshire -16 13 £401 -
East of England +20 5 £368 -8.12%
City of London +18 2 £419 -16.25% 1
Essex +10 1 £425 +6.25%
Berkshire +6 1 £375 +11.11%
South East -22 1 £375 +7.14%
North West - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Basildon - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Infoblox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 111 (84.09%) Cisco
2 94 (71.21%) DNS
3 93 (70.45%) Cisco ASA
4 91 (68.94%) Firewall
5 78 (59.09%) CheckPoint
6 74 (56.06%) CCNP
6 74 (56.06%) Cisco Certification
6 74 (56.06%) DHCP
7 73 (55.30%) F5
8 72 (54.55%) OSPF
9 70 (53.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 69 (52.27%) Network Security
10 69 (52.27%) VMware
10 69 (52.27%) Blue Coat
11 67 (50.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 65 (49.24%) Cisco IOS
12 65 (49.24%) BGP
13 59 (44.70%) Linux
14 57 (43.18%) Citrix
15 54 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 52 (39.39%) NetScreen
16 52 (39.39%) BIG-IP
17 51 (38.64%) CCSE
18 50 (37.88%) E-Commerce
19 41 (31.06%) HP
20 39 (29.55%) Load Balancing
21 38 (28.79%) SolarWinds
21 38 (28.79%) VPN
22 36 (27.27%) Wireless
23 35 (26.52%) Imperva

Infoblox
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.27%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (71.21%) DNS
2 93 (70.45%) Cisco ASA
3 91 (68.94%) Firewall
4 74 (56.06%) DHCP
5 72 (54.55%) OSPF
6 70 (53.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 69 (52.27%) Network Security
8 67 (50.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 65 (49.24%) BGP
9 65 (49.24%) Cisco IOS
10 52 (39.39%) BIG-IP
10 52 (39.39%) NetScreen
11 38 (28.79%) VPN
12 36 (27.27%) Wireless
13 35 (26.52%) DMVPN
14 30 (22.73%) IPsec
15 29 (21.97%) MPLS
16 24 (18.18%) TCP/IP
17 23 (17.42%) Cisco Nexus
18 18 (13.64%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Ant
General
1 19 (14.39%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.27%) Banking
3 3 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 34 (25.76%) Security Specialist
2 34 (25.76%) Network Specialist
2 34 (25.76%) Network Security Specialist
3 9 (6.82%) Consultant
3 9 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 8 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (4.55%) Network Support
5 6 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
5 6 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (3.79%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (3.79%) Messaging Consultant
6 5 (3.79%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (3.79%) Design Engineer
7 3 (2.27%) Security Engineer
7 3 (2.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (2.27%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (2.27%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.76%) Thin Client
1 34 (25.76%) Fat Client
2 26 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.33%) PKI
4 5 (3.79%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.27%) Spread Betting
6 2 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.52%) Symmetrix
6 2 (1.52%) Online Games
6 2 (1.52%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 59 (44.70%) Linux
2 19 (14.39%) UNIX
3 13 (9.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.82%) Windows
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.88%) E-Commerce
2 39 (29.55%) Load Balancing
3 16 (12.12%) Network Management
4 14 (10.61%) Network Design
4 14 (10.61%) ITIL
4 14 (10.61%) Line Management
4 14 (10.61%) Mentoring
5 13 (9.85%) Kernel Tuning
5 13 (9.85%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (7.58%) Service Management
7 7 (5.30%) Scrum
7 7 (5.30%) Kanban
7 7 (5.30%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (3.79%) Change Management
9 4 (3.03%) Network Architecture
10 2 (1.52%) Network Monitoring
11 1 (0.76%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (0.76%) SIEM
11 1 (0.76%) Analytics
11 1 (0.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.70%) C
2 13 (9.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (56.06%) CCNP
1 74 (56.06%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (38.64%) CCSE
3 16 (12.12%) Degree
4 9 (6.82%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.06%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.03%) CCSP
7 3 (2.27%) CCSA
8 1 (0.76%) CCNA
8 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.64%) vSphere
3 17 (12.88%) XenServer
4 9 (6.82%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.03%) Dovecot
6 3 (2.27%) vCloud
6 3 (2.27%) Firmware
7 2 (1.52%) NFS
7 2 (1.52%) Xen
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (12.88%) RANCID
2 3 (2.27%) Puppet
2 3 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 111 (84.09%) Cisco
2 78 (59.09%) CheckPoint
3 73 (55.30%) F5
4 69 (52.27%) Blue Coat
4 69 (52.27%) VMware
5 57 (43.18%) Citrix
6 41 (31.06%) HP
7 38 (28.79%) SolarWinds
8 35 (26.52%) Imperva
9 31 (23.48%) Juniper
10 20 (15.15%) McAfee
11 13 (9.85%) Red Hat
12 12 (9.09%) Aruba
13 8 (6.06%) Remedy
13 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
14 7 (5.30%) Tufin
15 5 (3.79%) TOWER Software
16 4 (3.03%) Brocade
17 3 (2.27%) Vyatta
17 3 (2.27%) Symantec
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