Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 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 > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 224 229
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5 -36
Contract jobs citing Aruba 3 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.053% 0.059% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.13% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
North West median daily rate £223 £320 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.47% -10.18% +11.33%
10th Percentile £219 £310 £225
90th Percentile £226 £366 £388
England median daily rate £400 £433 £356
% change year-on-year -7.51% +21.40% -16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2451 3170 3533
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.98% 46.38% 41.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1471 1883 1944
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £215 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 126 177
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £18.13 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.62% +10.03%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.69 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.38 £46.53
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 the North West

Job postings citing Aruba as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Aruba in the North West

Aruba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Aruba in the North West

Aruba
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aruba within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 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
Manchester +15 3 £223 -30.47%
Aruba
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for Aruba.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) HP

Aruba
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos
1 1 (33.33%) VMware