The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 25 June 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.

Aruba
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 409 381 395
Rank change year-on-year -28 +14  
Contract jobs citing Aruba 9 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.044% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.49% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 37
Median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £280 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £322
% change year-on-year +38.46% +0.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.85 - -

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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8472 8849 10314
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.40% 41.39% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5730 6113 6803
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 110 256
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Aruba
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Aruba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aruba in London

Aruba
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aruba in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Aruba in London

Aruba
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Aruba in London

Aruba
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London -4 1 £525 +5.00%
Aruba
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 15 (60.00%) WAN
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 12 (48.00%) Finance
4 11 (44.00%) Wireless
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco
5 10 (40.00%) HP
6 9 (36.00%) LAN
7 8 (32.00%) Citrix
7 8 (32.00%) VPN
7 8 (32.00%) Multimedia
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
8 7 (28.00%) MPLS
9 6 (24.00%) BGP
9 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
9 6 (24.00%) Dell
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
9 6 (24.00%) Banking
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.00%) DNS
10 5 (20.00%) EIGRP
11 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (16.00%) VMware
11 4 (16.00%) Workflow
11 4 (16.00%) CCNP

Aruba
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) WAN
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) Wireless
4 9 (36.00%) LAN
5 8 (32.00%) VPN
6 7 (28.00%) MPLS
6 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (24.00%) BGP
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (20.00%) DNS
8 5 (20.00%) EIGRP
8 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.00%) SAN
9 4 (16.00%) VoIP
9 4 (16.00%) WLAN
10 3 (12.00%) Internet
10 3 (12.00%) IPsec
10 3 (12.00%) Network Security
10 3 (12.00%) OSPF
10 3 (12.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Multimedia
3 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Documentation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (16.00%) Workflow
2 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (8.00%) Network Management
4 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Encryption
4 1 (4.00%) Escalation Management
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) ISMS
4 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) SIEM
4 1 (4.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) CCSA
4 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) HP
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) Dell
6 4 (16.00%) Juniper
6 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
6 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
7 3 (12.00%) F5
8 2 (8.00%) Forcepoint
8 2 (8.00%) Infoblox
8 2 (8.00%) McAfee
9 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.00%) Meraki
9 1 (4.00%) NetScout
9 1 (4.00%) Riverbed