Period
to 17 August 2018

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 6 months to 17 August 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 579 586 547
Rank change year-on-year +7 -39 -1
Contract jobs citing Aruba 50 20 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.047% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.11% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 50
London median daily rate £400 £388 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -16.22% +32.14%
10th Percentile £156 £335 £313
90th Percentile £522 £506 £588
England median daily rate £420 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +2.44% -3.53% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
London median hourly rate £12.00 - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year - +36.99% +17.74%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,175 17,782 19,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.61% 41.61% 42.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,327 11,964 12,899
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 235 233
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +8.57% -6.47%
10th Percentile £13.23 £12.10 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £39.17
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.16% -0.71%

Aruba
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Aruba in London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
Central London -25 12 £400 -7.51% 2
West London -24 5 £348 +9.02% 4
South London - 4 £450 - 1
East London - 2 £470 - 2
Aruba
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 London region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 36 (72.00%) Cisco
2 33 (66.00%) Firewall
3 30 (60.00%) Wireless
4 28 (56.00%) WAN
5 26 (52.00%) LAN
6 21 (42.00%) HP
7 17 (34.00%) VPN
8 15 (30.00%) Palo Alto
9 14 (28.00%) BGP
10 13 (26.00%) DNS
10 13 (26.00%) VLAN
11 11 (22.00%) MPLS
11 11 (22.00%) OSPF
11 11 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
12 10 (20.00%) CheckPoint
12 10 (20.00%) Windows
12 10 (20.00%) IPsec
12 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
13 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (18.00%) Finance
13 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (18.00%) Juniper
13 9 (18.00%) EIGRP
14 8 (16.00%) Forcepoint
14 8 (16.00%) CCNP
14 8 (16.00%) CCNA
14 8 (16.00%) WLAN
14 8 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (16.00%) Change Management

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 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (66.00%) Firewall
2 30 (60.00%) Wireless
3 28 (56.00%) WAN
4 26 (52.00%) LAN
5 17 (34.00%) VPN
6 14 (28.00%) BGP
7 13 (26.00%) DNS
7 13 (26.00%) VLAN
8 11 (22.00%) MPLS
8 11 (22.00%) OSPF
8 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
9 10 (20.00%) IPsec
10 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (18.00%) EIGRP
11 8 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (16.00%) Network Security
11 8 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (16.00%) WLAN
12 7 (14.00%) DHCP
12 7 (14.00%) Internet
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Multimedia
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support
5 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) PKI
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Chromecast
3 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Change Management
2 7 (14.00%) Network Management
3 6 (12.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 5 (10.00%) Migration
4 5 (10.00%) Service Management
5 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) Project Management
5 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL
6 2 (4.00%) ITSM
6 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (4.00%) Proactive Management
6 2 (4.00%) SIEM
6 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.00%) Time Management
6 2 (4.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
1 1 (2.00%) Perl
1 1 (2.00%) Python
1 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.00%) CCNA
2 8 (16.00%) CCNP
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.00%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.00%) CISSP
5 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco CME
2 2 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.00%) Ansible
3 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.00%) OVSD
3 1 (2.00%) QRadar
3 1 (2.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (72.00%) Cisco
2 21 (42.00%) HP
3 15 (30.00%) Palo Alto
4 10 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 9 (18.00%) Juniper
5 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (16.00%) Forcepoint
6 8 (16.00%) Infoblox
6 8 (16.00%) Riverbed
6 8 (16.00%) SolarWinds
7 5 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 5 (10.00%) Citrix
8 3 (6.00%) Apple
8 3 (6.00%) Capita
8 3 (6.00%) F5
8 3 (6.00%) Meraki
8 3 (6.00%) VMware
8 3 (6.00%) Zscaler
9 2 (4.00%) Arista
9 2 (4.00%) CenturyLink