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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aruba
UK / England
Rank 515 567 558
Rank change year-on-year +52 -9  
Contract jobs citing Aruba 68 50 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.10% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 32 34
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £313
% change year-on-year -9.37% +28.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.25 -

Aruba is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18337 21302 21687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.87% 43.60% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11399 13076 12501
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 762 916
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.71 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Aruba
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Aruba as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Aruba in England

Aruba
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 24 March 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
South East +29 25 £409 +29.84% 1
London +33 16 £370 -7.50% 5
North East - 11 £335 -
West Midlands +16 10 £550 - 2
North West +32 5 £325 -3.70%
South West 0 4 £365 +12.30% 1
Aruba
UK

Aruba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Aruba also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 123 (79.87%) Firewall
2 118 (76.62%) Cisco
3 116 (75.32%) Wireless
4 96 (62.34%) CheckPoint
5 85 (55.19%) Cisco Certification
5 85 (55.19%) WAN
6 77 (50.00%) CCNP
7 72 (46.75%) LAN
8 68 (44.16%) Juniper
9 65 (42.21%) Security Cleared
10 62 (40.26%) F5
11 60 (38.96%) SC Cleared
12 55 (35.71%) HP
13 52 (33.77%) Fortinet
14 48 (31.17%) Cisco ASA
15 46 (29.87%) CCIE
16 44 (28.57%) Riverbed
17 42 (27.27%) BIG-IP
18 40 (25.97%) ITIL
19 38 (24.68%) FortiGate
20 35 (22.73%) Network Design
21 34 (22.08%) CCSE
22 31 (20.13%) Wi-Fi
22 31 (20.13%) Finance
23 30 (19.48%) Service Management
23 30 (19.48%) Blue Coat
24 29 (18.83%) JNCIA
24 29 (18.83%) CCSA
24 29 (18.83%) VPN
25 26 (16.88%) CCIP

Aruba
Top Related 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 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.95%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.65%) Apache
3 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (4.55%) MS Office
2 5 (3.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) assyst
2 2 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 123 (79.87%) Firewall
2 116 (75.32%) Wireless
3 85 (55.19%) WAN
4 72 (46.75%) LAN
5 48 (31.17%) Cisco ASA
6 42 (27.27%) BIG-IP
7 31 (20.13%) Wi-Fi
8 29 (18.83%) VPN
9 25 (16.23%) Network Security
10 23 (14.94%) BGP
11 22 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (14.29%) OSPF
11 22 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 19 (12.34%) DNS
13 14 (9.09%) MPLS
14 12 (7.79%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (7.79%) DHCP
15 10 (6.49%) EIGRP
15 10 (6.49%) IPsec
16 9 (5.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.60%) MySQL
General
1 31 (20.13%) Finance
2 23 (14.94%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.55%) Multimedia
4 6 (3.90%) Banking
5 5 (3.25%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (59.09%) Network Engineer
2 18 (11.69%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (11.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 15 (9.74%) Analyst
3 15 (9.74%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (7.79%) Security Engineer
5 11 (7.14%) Architect
5 11 (7.14%) Consultant
6 10 (6.49%) Network Analyst
7 9 (5.84%) Network Architect
8 8 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Design Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Implementation Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Network Design Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Network Implementation Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Network Manager
10 6 (3.90%) Network Support
11 5 (3.25%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.60%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.95%) SOAP
2 3 (1.95%) XML
3 1 (0.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.88%) Data Centre
2 23 (14.94%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (3.90%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.95%) Clustering
5 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.30%) PKI
6 2 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) CMDB
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.69%) Windows
2 10 (6.49%) Linux
3 8 (5.19%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.55%) Unix
5 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) Android
7 1 (0.65%) VyOS
7 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.97%) ITIL
2 35 (22.73%) Network Design
3 30 (19.48%) Service Management
4 24 (15.58%) ITSM
5 17 (11.04%) Migration
6 16 (10.39%) Load Balancing
7 10 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (5.19%) Change Management
8 8 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.55%) Information Security
9 7 (4.55%) Network Management
9 7 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.90%) Data Encryption
10 6 (3.90%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.90%) Project Management
10 6 (3.90%) Security Architecture
11 5 (3.25%) Information Security Management
11 5 (3.25%) Network Segmentation
11 5 (3.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.84%) SQL
2 8 (5.19%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.30%) Perl
3 2 (1.30%) VBScript
4 1 (0.65%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 85 (55.19%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (50.00%) CCNP
3 65 (42.21%) Security Cleared
4 60 (38.96%) SC Cleared
5 46 (29.87%) CCIE
6 34 (22.08%) CCSE
7 29 (18.83%) CCSA
7 29 (18.83%) JNCIA
8 26 (16.88%) CCDP
8 26 (16.88%) CCIP
8 26 (16.88%) HP ASE
8 26 (16.88%) HP MASE
8 26 (16.88%) JNCIE
9 24 (15.58%) Degree
10 20 (12.99%) CCNA
11 13 (8.44%) JNCIP
12 7 (4.55%) JNCIS
13 6 (3.90%) CCSP
14 5 (3.25%) SANS
15 2 (1.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (24.68%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.90%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.30%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.30%) Foglight
3 2 (1.30%) WSUS
4 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.65%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.65%) Nagios
4 1 (0.65%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.65%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 118 (76.62%) Cisco
2 96 (62.34%) CheckPoint
3 68 (44.16%) Juniper
4 62 (40.26%) F5
5 55 (35.71%) HP
6 52 (33.77%) Fortinet
7 44 (28.57%) Riverbed
8 30 (19.48%) Blue Coat
9 26 (16.88%) Palo Alto
10 25 (16.23%) Microsoft
11 15 (9.74%) VMware
12 14 (9.09%) Citrix
12 14 (9.09%) SolarWinds
13 9 (5.84%) Meraki
13 9 (5.84%) Oracle
13 9 (5.84%) Remedy
13 9 (5.84%) Samsung
14 8 (5.19%) Extreme Networks
14 8 (5.19%) Intel Security
15 7 (4.55%) Dell
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