The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Aruba 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.14% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
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 Milton Keynes.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 361 310 389
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 49.05% 47.47% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 151 191
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 18
Median hourly rate £12.02 £9.50 £10.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.47% -5.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.69 £14.10 £40.00
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Aruba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aruba in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) FCoE
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (25.00%) Tufin
4 1 (25.00%) WAAS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SSL

Aruba
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) FCoE
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) WAAS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (25.00%) Tufin