Period
to 17 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 17 February 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 564 693 725
Rank change year-on-year +129 +32 -46
Contract jobs citing Aruba 136 161 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.42% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 116 99
England median daily rate £395 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £291 £300 £180
90th Percentile £500 £519 £530
UK median daily rate £395 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -7.06% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 2
England median hourly rate £43.49 £25.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.96% +35.14% -
10th Percentile £31.81 £22.24 £13.30
90th Percentile £53.75 £100.29 £23.70
UK median hourly rate £46.00 £25.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +84.00% +108.33% -

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 26,815 37,940 38,679
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.21% 42.42% 41.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,715 23,733 24,550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £225 £263 £238
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,098 1,370 1,312
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £11.89 £10.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £47.83 £47.24
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.94%

Aruba
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Aruba as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Aruba in England

Aruba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aruba in England

Aruba
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aruba in England over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Aruba in England

Aruba
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Aruba in England

Aruba
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aruba in England over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Aruba in England

Aruba
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the England region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +130 48 £395 -3.66% 10
South East +51 25 £375 -16.67% 17
South West +31 19 £400 +6.99% 5
North of England +54 15 £413 -8.33% 13
North West +37 13 £425 -16.67% 11
Midlands +41 11 £375 -14.77% 6
West Midlands +34 7 £413 -11.76% 4
East of England +40 5 £288 - 8
East Midlands +37 4 £375 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire +43 2 £287 -36.17% 2
Aruba
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 102 (75.00%) Cisco
2 89 (65.44%) Firewall
3 80 (58.82%) Wireless
4 53 (38.97%) Palo Alto
5 47 (34.56%) WAN
6 46 (33.82%) LAN
7 40 (29.41%) CheckPoint
8 39 (28.68%) BGP
9 36 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (24.26%) Juniper
10 33 (24.26%) OSPF
10 33 (24.26%) Data Centre
11 32 (23.53%) VPN
11 32 (23.53%) F5
12 28 (20.59%) MPLS
13 27 (19.85%) EIGRP
14 26 (19.12%) IPsec
14 26 (19.12%) HP
15 25 (18.38%) TCP/IP
15 25 (18.38%) Cisco Nexus
16 24 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
16 24 (17.65%) Migration
17 23 (16.91%) DNS
18 22 (16.18%) CCNP
19 20 (14.71%) VLAN
19 20 (14.71%) Aerohive Networks
20 19 (13.97%) WLAN
20 19 (13.97%) Windows
21 18 (13.24%) DHCP

Aruba
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (3.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.82%) Azure
2 9 (6.62%) AWS
3 8 (5.88%) Office 365
4 2 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.47%) IaaS
5 1 (0.74%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.74%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 89 (65.44%) Firewall
2 80 (58.82%) Wireless
3 47 (34.56%) WAN
4 46 (33.82%) LAN
5 39 (28.68%) BGP
6 33 (24.26%) OSPF
7 32 (23.53%) VPN
8 28 (20.59%) MPLS
9 27 (19.85%) EIGRP
10 26 (19.12%) IPsec
11 25 (18.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 25 (18.38%) TCP/IP
12 24 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
12 24 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (16.91%) DNS
14 20 (14.71%) VLAN
15 19 (13.97%) WLAN
16 18 (13.24%) DHCP
16 18 (13.24%) Network Security
17 12 (8.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.21%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 12 (8.82%) Finance
2 9 (6.62%) Multimedia
3 7 (5.15%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.68%) French Language
4 5 (3.68%) German Language
4 5 (3.68%) Retail
5 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (55.88%) Network Engineer
2 17 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (11.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (8.09%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (6.62%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (6.62%) Network Support
6 9 (6.62%) Security Engineer
7 7 (5.15%) Architect
7 7 (5.15%) Network Architect
8 6 (4.41%) Consultant
8 6 (4.41%) Network Consultant
8 6 (4.41%) Network Design Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) Design Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) IT Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) Juniper Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.09%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.26%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.88%) PKI
3 3 (2.21%) IPTV
3 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.21%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.47%) Clustering
4 2 (1.47%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.47%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (0.74%) FMCG
5 1 (0.74%) NHS
5 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.97%) Windows
2 7 (5.15%) Linux
3 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.47%) CentOS
5 2 (1.47%) Unix
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.65%) Migration
2 14 (10.29%) Network Management
3 13 (9.56%) Change Management
3 13 (9.56%) Network Design
4 12 (8.82%) Service Design
5 11 (8.09%) ITIL
6 10 (7.35%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.41%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (4.41%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (4.41%) Presales
7 6 (4.41%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.41%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.68%) Information Security
8 5 (3.68%) Technical Leadership
8 5 (3.68%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.35%) Python
2 4 (2.94%) SQL
3 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.47%) VBScript
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (16.18%) CCNP
3 16 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 11 (8.09%) CCNA
5 10 (7.35%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.88%) CCIE
7 5 (3.68%) CCDP
7 5 (3.68%) JNCIP
8 4 (2.94%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.21%) CISSP
9 3 (2.21%) DBS Check
9 3 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.74%) CCSA
10 1 (0.74%) CCSP
10 1 (0.74%) CWDP
10 1 (0.74%) MCP
10 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.21%) Firmware
5 2 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.47%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.68%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.94%) SCCM
3 3 (2.21%) Ansible
3 3 (2.21%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.47%) WSUS
5 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.74%) Cisco CME
5 1 (0.74%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.74%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (75.00%) Cisco
2 53 (38.97%) Palo Alto
3 40 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 33 (24.26%) Juniper
5 32 (23.53%) F5
6 26 (19.12%) HP
7 20 (14.71%) Aerohive Networks
8 16 (11.76%) VMware
9 15 (11.03%) SolarWinds
10 14 (10.29%) Meraki
11 13 (9.56%) Fortinet
11 13 (9.56%) Infoblox
12 10 (7.35%) Brocade
13 9 (6.62%) Microsoft
14 8 (5.88%) Blue Coat
14 8 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
15 7 (5.15%) Arista
16 6 (4.41%) Citrix
16 6 (4.41%) Riverbed
16 6 (4.41%) Sun