Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Aruba products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Aruba over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 Aruba Networks.

Aruba
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 238 225
Rank change year-on-year -22 -13 +54
Contract jobs citing Aruba 4 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.057% 0.044% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.11% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 14
City of London median daily rate £458 £433 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.78% -8.95% +26.67%
10th Percentile £426 £376 £416
90th Percentile £509 £517 £500
Central London median daily rate £400 £433 £475
% change year-on-year -7.51% -8.95% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Aruba is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,630 2,650 2,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.63% 39.05% 41.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,943 1,965 2,197
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £270
90th Percentile £655 £650 £631
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 48 35
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £13.23 £12.20 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.98 £45.63
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +6.94% +1.41% +1.43%

Aruba
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Aruba as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Aruba in the City of London

Aruba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Aruba in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Aruba in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Aruba also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (50.00%) H.323
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP

Aruba
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) FCoE
3 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Operations Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Meraki
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed