Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 603 512 572
Rank change year-on-year -91 +60 +4
Contract jobs citing Aruba 36 96 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.076% 0.21% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.50% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 68 29
London median daily rate £375 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +31.03% -23.68%
10th Percentile £255 £280 £222
90th Percentile £538 £588 £438
England median daily rate £400 £433 £350
% change year-on-year -7.51% +23.57% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £38.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 - £16.50

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 19082 19384 19347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.49% 42.85% 41.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12977 12907 12827
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 284 389
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
West London +1 6 £318 -20.63%
Central London -18 6 £450 -2.70%
South London - 1 £375 -
Aruba
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 22 (61.11%) Cisco
2 17 (47.22%) Firewall
3 16 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (41.67%) WAN
5 14 (38.89%) LAN
5 14 (38.89%) Wireless
6 12 (33.33%) VPN
7 11 (30.56%) Juniper
7 11 (30.56%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (27.78%) CCNP
9 9 (25.00%) CCNA
9 9 (25.00%) F5
10 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 8 (22.22%) Windows
11 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
11 7 (19.44%) Finance
11 7 (19.44%) Palo Alto
12 6 (16.67%) VLAN
12 6 (16.67%) Network Security
12 6 (16.67%) MPLS
12 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 6 (16.67%) DNS
13 5 (13.89%) HP
13 5 (13.89%) Linux
13 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
13 5 (13.89%) WLAN
13 5 (13.89%) BGP
13 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
13 5 (13.89%) Network Monitoring
14 4 (11.11%) Data Centre

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 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) G Suite
2 2 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) WAN
3 14 (38.89%) LAN
3 14 (38.89%) Wireless
4 12 (33.33%) VPN
5 11 (30.56%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (16.67%) DNS
7 6 (16.67%) MPLS
7 6 (16.67%) Network Security
7 6 (16.67%) VLAN
8 5 (13.89%) BGP
8 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
8 5 (13.89%) WLAN
9 4 (11.11%) DHCP
9 4 (11.11%) OSPF
9 4 (11.11%) SSL
9 4 (11.11%) VRRP
10 3 (8.33%) SNMP
10 3 (8.33%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Network Support
3 5 (13.89%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support
5 3 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Support
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Firewall Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) CentOS
3 3 (8.33%) Debian
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.56%) Change Management
3 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) ITSM
3 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
3 2 (5.56%) Service Management
3 2 (5.56%) SIEM
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (2.78%) DevOps
4 1 (2.78%) Escalation Management
4 1 (2.78%) IT Strategy
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.78%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.78%) CCNP
3 9 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) JNCIS
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCSA
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.78%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.78%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco
2 11 (30.56%) Juniper
3 9 (25.00%) F5
4 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
4 7 (19.44%) Palo Alto
5 5 (13.89%) HP
5 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
6 4 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 4 (11.11%) Sophos
7 3 (8.33%) Apple
7 3 (8.33%) Avaya
7 3 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 3 (8.33%) Capita
7 3 (8.33%) Citrix
7 3 (8.33%) Google
7 3 (8.33%) McAfee
7 3 (8.33%) WatchGuard
8 2 (5.56%) Forcepoint
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.56%) SAP