Period
to 23 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Arista products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Arista over the 6 months to 23 February 2020 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 Arista Networks.

Arista
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 690 820 845
Rank change year-on-year +130 +25 -41
Contract jobs citing Arista 29 64 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.065% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.15% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 48 31
UK median daily rate £465 £540 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +8.00% +50.49%
10th Percentile £297 £374 £325
90th Percentile £571 £729 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £550 £475
% change year-on-year -15.45% +15.79% +50.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
UK median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 - -

Arista 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 28,923 41,637 42,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.94% 42.37% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,730 25,750 26,570
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.74% +3.06%
10th Percentile £218 £260 £231
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,210 1,520 1,422
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.34%
10th Percentile £11.99 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.75 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -3.03%

Arista
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Arista as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Arista in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Arista in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Arista over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Arista in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Arista in the UK

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Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Arista within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
England +126 26 £495 -8.33% 6
London +107 16 £525 -0.94% 2
UK excluding London +116 12 £465 -15.45% 4
South East - 7 £375 -
Scotland - 3 £465 -
North of England +52 2 £545 +19.78% 4
North West +38 2 £545 +19.78% 3

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Arista 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 with a requirement for Arista.

1 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) BGP
3 13 (44.83%) Firewall
4 11 (37.93%) OSPF
4 11 (37.93%) WAN
4 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
4 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
5 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (34.48%) HP
6 8 (27.59%) MPLS
6 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
7 7 (24.14%) VLAN
7 7 (24.14%) Aruba
7 7 (24.14%) Ansible
7 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (24.14%) Juniper
7 7 (24.14%) Wireless
7 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (20.69%) IPsec
8 6 (20.69%) SNMP
8 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto
8 6 (20.69%) Multicast
8 6 (20.69%) HSRP
9 5 (17.24%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (17.24%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (17.24%) Unified Communications
9 5 (17.24%) Network Management
9 5 (17.24%) French Language

Arista
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (6.90%) IIS
1 2 (6.90%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) IaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Azure
3 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (6.90%) Office 365
3 2 (6.90%) PaaS
3 2 (6.90%) SaaS
4 1 (3.45%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) BGP
2 13 (44.83%) Firewall
3 11 (37.93%) OSPF
3 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
3 11 (37.93%) WAN
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (27.59%) MPLS
6 7 (24.14%) VLAN
6 7 (24.14%) Wireless
7 6 (20.69%) HSRP
7 6 (20.69%) IPsec
7 6 (20.69%) Multicast
7 6 (20.69%) SNMP
8 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (17.24%) EIGRP
8 5 (17.24%) LAN
8 5 (17.24%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (17.24%) Unified Communications
9 4 (13.79%) DNS
9 4 (13.79%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (17.24%) French Language
1 5 (17.24%) German Language
2 4 (13.79%) Back Office
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Front Office
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Data Centre Operator
4 4 (13.79%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Network Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Design Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Django
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.90%) Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
2 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (17.24%) Network Management
3 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
4 4 (13.79%) High-Frequency Trading
4 4 (13.79%) Low Latency
4 4 (13.79%) Network Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Network Design
5 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (6.90%) Presales
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) Perl
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) CCDP
4 1 (3.45%) CCIE
4 1 (3.45%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Ansible
2 4 (13.79%) Endace
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 2 (6.90%) Salt
4 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) HP
3 7 (24.14%) Aruba
3 7 (24.14%) Juniper
4 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto
5 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
5 5 (17.24%) Dell
5 5 (17.24%) NetApp
6 4 (13.79%) Fortinet
7 3 (10.34%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (10.34%) Meraki
8 2 (6.90%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (6.90%) Brocade
8 2 (6.90%) Intel
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.90%) SaltStack
9 1 (3.45%) AlgoSec
9 1 (3.45%) Tufin