The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Infoblox products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infoblox over the 3 months to 26 April 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 Infoblox, Inc.

Infoblox
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 560 632 593
Rank change year-on-year +72 -39  
Contract jobs citing Infoblox 40 23 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.093% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 52
Median daily rate £406 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.95% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £237 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £456 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £310 £401
% change year-on-year +35.08% -22.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -

Infoblox 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20421 24662 25246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.94% 44.15% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12544 15129 14343
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 698 813 1096
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +5.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.99 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

Infoblox
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Infoblox as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Infoblox in the UK

Infoblox
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infoblox in the UK

Infoblox
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infoblox over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infoblox in the UK

Infoblox
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infoblox within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 40 £406 +26.95% 3
London +18 14 £385 +13.23% 3
Yorkshire +31 12 £490 +12.00%
South West - 7 £338 -
Cornwall - 7 £338 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £513 -
South East +17 5 £413 +50.00%
Sheffield - 5 £525 -
Hampshire - 4 - -
West Yorkshire +21 3 £480 +9.71%
Leeds +20 3 £480 +9.71%
North Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
Basingstoke - 3 - -
West Midlands +24 1 £450 +9.09%
Birmingham +9 1 £450 +9.09%
East of England - 1 £425 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £413 -
City of London - 1 £425 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £413 -
Colchester - 1 £425 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Infoblox also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Infoblox.

1 48 (77.42%) Cisco
2 38 (61.29%) DNS
3 33 (53.23%) Firewall
4 32 (51.61%) DHCP
5 28 (45.16%) F5
6 24 (38.71%) CheckPoint
7 21 (33.87%) Network Security
8 20 (32.26%) OSPF
8 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (29.03%) WAN
10 17 (27.42%) Wireless
11 15 (24.19%) CCNP
11 15 (24.19%) Load Balancing
12 14 (22.58%) LAN
12 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
12 14 (22.58%) Linux
13 13 (20.97%) VPN
13 13 (20.97%) Ethernet
13 13 (20.97%) BGP
14 12 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (17.74%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (17.74%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (16.13%) Nagios
16 10 (16.13%) IPv6
16 10 (16.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 10 (16.13%) Wireshark
16 10 (16.13%) Riverbed
16 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
17 9 (14.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 9 (14.52%) VoIP

Infoblox
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 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (61.29%) DNS
2 33 (53.23%) Firewall
3 32 (51.61%) DHCP
4 21 (33.87%) Network Security
5 20 (32.26%) OSPF
6 18 (29.03%) WAN
7 17 (27.42%) Wireless
8 14 (22.58%) LAN
8 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
9 13 (20.97%) BGP
9 13 (20.97%) Ethernet
9 13 (20.97%) VPN
10 11 (17.74%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (17.74%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (16.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 10 (16.13%) IPv6
11 10 (16.13%) Wireshark
12 9 (14.52%) VoIP
13 8 (12.90%) IPv4
13 8 (12.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Advertising
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.61%) Law
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Network Engineer
2 16 (25.81%) Network Specialist
3 11 (17.74%) Consultant
4 9 (14.52%) Administrator
5 8 (12.90%) Network Administrator
5 8 (12.90%) Network Security Specialist
5 8 (12.90%) Security Specialist
6 7 (11.29%) Information Security Administrator
6 7 (11.29%) Network Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) Network Security Administrator
6 7 (11.29%) Security Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Network Security Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Security Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Infoblox Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) Web Services
2 2 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) Fintech
4 3 (4.84%) Grid Computing
4 3 (4.84%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.23%) PKI
5 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.61%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) Unix
3 4 (6.45%) Windows
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Load Balancing
2 9 (14.52%) Information Security
3 7 (11.29%) Change Management
3 7 (11.29%) ITIL
4 6 (9.68%) Network Design
5 5 (8.06%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (8.06%) E-Discovery
5 5 (8.06%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 5 (8.06%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (6.45%) Line Management
6 4 (6.45%) Migration
6 4 (6.45%) Network Management
7 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.84%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (4.84%) DevOps
7 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) Python
2 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.84%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) Perl
3 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (24.19%) CCNP
3 8 (12.90%) CISSP
4 7 (11.29%) CCNA
5 5 (8.06%) GIAC
6 4 (6.45%) CCSE
7 3 (4.84%) CISA
8 2 (3.23%) CCIE
8 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.61%) CCSA
9 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Firmware
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.61%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Nagios
2 8 (12.90%) FortiGate
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (8.06%) EnCase
4 3 (4.84%) Ansible
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (4.84%) vRealize
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 48 (77.42%) Cisco
2 28 (45.16%) F5
3 24 (38.71%) CheckPoint
4 10 (16.13%) Riverbed
5 9 (14.52%) Brocade
5 9 (14.52%) VMware
6 8 (12.90%) Blue Coat
7 7 (11.29%) Juniper
8 6 (9.68%) Citrix
8 6 (9.68%) SolarWinds
9 5 (8.06%) Fortinet
9 5 (8.06%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.84%) Aruba
10 3 (4.84%) EMC
10 3 (4.84%) HP
10 3 (4.84%) IBM
10 3 (4.84%) NetApp
10 3 (4.84%) Red Box
10 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.84%) Ruckus Wireless
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