Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 870 806
Rank change year-on-year +78 -64 -8
Contract jobs citing Infoblox 52 32 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.029% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.065% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 77
UK median daily rate £385 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.24% -6.21% -9.38%
10th Percentile £319 £232 £274
90th Percentile £494 £475 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £315 £425
% change year-on-year +26.98% -25.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK 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 41709 49023 50321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.80% 44.62% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25535 30083 29030
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £245 £219
90th Percentile £600 £581 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1426 1623 2179
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £43.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.45 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.44% +2.65% +3.03%

Infoblox
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infoblox in the UK

Infoblox
Top 10 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 6 months to 26 July 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
England +72 52 £385 +15.79% 1
UK excluding London +80 31 £400 +26.98% 1
London +28 21 £370 +8.82%
North of England +70 12 £490 +34.25%
Yorkshire +44 12 £490 +12.00%
South East +47 7 £413 +41.03% 1
South West +12 7 £338 -28.95%
Midlands +37 4 £363 -12.12%
West Midlands +35 4 £363 -12.12%
East of England - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 37 (71.15%) DNS
2 31 (59.62%) Cisco
3 30 (57.69%) DHCP
4 22 (42.31%) F5
5 21 (40.38%) Firewall
6 19 (36.54%) Wireless
7 18 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (28.85%) WAN
8 15 (28.85%) OSPF
9 13 (25.00%) VoIP
9 13 (25.00%) CCNP
9 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 13 (25.00%) Load Balancing
9 13 (25.00%) Network Security
10 12 (23.08%) BGP
11 11 (21.15%) LAN
11 11 (21.15%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
12 10 (19.23%) Linux
12 10 (19.23%) VPN
13 9 (17.31%) Finance
13 9 (17.31%) Ethernet
13 9 (17.31%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (15.38%) Riverbed
14 8 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
14 8 (15.38%) FortiGate
14 8 (15.38%) NX-OS
14 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
14 8 (15.38%) IPv6

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 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.92%) IBM Domino
1 1 (1.92%) IIS
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (71.15%) DNS
2 30 (57.69%) DHCP
3 21 (40.38%) Firewall
4 19 (36.54%) Wireless
5 15 (28.85%) OSPF
5 15 (28.85%) WAN
6 13 (25.00%) Network Security
6 13 (25.00%) VoIP
7 12 (23.08%) BGP
8 11 (21.15%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (21.15%) LAN
9 10 (19.23%) VPN
10 9 (17.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (17.31%) Ethernet
11 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
11 8 (15.38%) IPv6
11 8 (15.38%) NX-OS
11 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 7 (13.46%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.77%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Consultant
3 7 (13.46%) Network Specialist
4 6 (11.54%) Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Infoblox Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Infoblox Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Network Security Specialist
6 3 (5.77%) Security Specialist
6 3 (5.77%) Telephony Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Check Point Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco Security Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Documentation Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (5.77%) Grid Computing
3 3 (5.77%) Streaming Video
4 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.85%) PKI
4 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
5 1 (1.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.92%) SUSE
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (15.38%) Network Design
3 7 (13.46%) Change Management
3 7 (13.46%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) Project Management
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Network Management
6 4 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (7.69%) E-Discovery
6 4 (7.69%) Line Management
6 4 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
7 3 (5.77%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.85%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (25.00%) CCNP
3 5 (9.62%) CISSP
4 4 (7.69%) CCNA
4 4 (7.69%) CCSE
5 3 (5.77%) CISA
6 2 (3.85%) CCIE
6 2 (3.85%) GIAC
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.92%) Docker
5 1 (1.92%) Firmware
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.92%) vCloud
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) FortiGate
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (7.69%) EnCase
3 4 (7.69%) Nagios
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (3.85%) SCCM
6 1 (1.92%) Ansible
6 1 (1.92%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.92%) Puppet
6 1 (1.92%) SCOM
6 1 (1.92%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.92%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Cisco
2 22 (42.31%) F5
3 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (15.38%) Riverbed
4 8 (15.38%) VMware
5 7 (13.46%) Brocade
6 6 (11.54%) Aruba
6 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 5 (9.62%) Blue Coat
7 5 (9.62%) Citrix
7 5 (9.62%) Palo Alto
7 5 (9.62%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.69%) EMC
8 4 (7.69%) HP
8 4 (7.69%) IBM
8 4 (7.69%) Meru Networks
8 4 (7.69%) NetApp
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle
9 3 (5.77%) Red Box
9 3 (5.77%) Red Hat