Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 818 806 811
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5 -29
Contract jobs citing Infoblox 50 46 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.048% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 41
UK median daily rate £410 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.06% +0.71% -6.06%
10th Percentile £222 £208 £300
90th Percentile £580 £573 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £413 £394
% change year-on-year -0.61% +4.70% -1.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Infoblox 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 42,353 43,431 46,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.12% 45.19% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,741 26,609 27,184
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £240 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,393 1,650 1,931
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.51 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infoblox in the UK

Infoblox
Top 8 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 23 January 2018. 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 -16 47 £410 +7.75% 12
UK excluding London +26 27 £410 -0.61% 6
London -47 20 £372 -2.23% 6
South East -12 12 £550 +33.33% 2
South West - 7 £410 -
East of England - 5 £347 -
Midlands - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 36 (72.00%) DNS
2 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (32.00%) Windows
4 16 (32.00%) DHCP
5 15 (30.00%) Cisco
6 13 (26.00%) OSPF
6 13 (26.00%) BGP
6 13 (26.00%) Firewall
7 10 (20.00%) VMware
8 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (18.00%) CheckPoint
8 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (18.00%) FortiGate
8 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (16.00%) F5
9 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (16.00%) Fortinet
9 8 (16.00%) Load Balancing
9 8 (16.00%) CISSP
9 8 (16.00%) HP
10 7 (14.00%) Python
10 7 (14.00%) SCCM
10 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
11 6 (12.00%) Private Cloud
11 6 (12.00%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (12.00%) Ansible

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 3 (6.00%) IBM Domino
1 3 (6.00%) IIS
1 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.00%) Akamai
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (6.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (72.00%) DNS
2 16 (32.00%) DHCP
3 13 (26.00%) BGP
3 13 (26.00%) Firewall
3 13 (26.00%) OSPF
4 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.00%) BIG-IP
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (12.00%) DDNS
5 6 (12.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (12.00%) Network Security
6 5 (10.00%) HSRP
6 5 (10.00%) IPsec
6 5 (10.00%) MPLS
6 5 (10.00%) VPN
6 5 (10.00%) Wireless
7 4 (8.00%) EIGRP
7 4 (8.00%) FTP
7 4 (8.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Architect
2 7 (14.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Network Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Network Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Author
6 2 (4.00%) Infoblox Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Network Security Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Author
6 2 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Infoblox Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) JSON
2 1 (2.00%) LDAP
2 1 (2.00%) OAuth
2 1 (2.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) SAML
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Private Cloud
3 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.00%) FMCG
4 3 (6.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.00%) Clustering
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (4.00%) PKI
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (12.00%) Linux
4 6 (12.00%) Unix
5 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.00%) Solaris
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.00%) CentOS
6 3 (6.00%) SUSE
7 2 (4.00%) AIX
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (12.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (10.00%) Change Control
4 4 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (8.00%) SIEM
5 3 (6.00%) API Integration
5 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) Network Management
5 3 (6.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.00%) DevOps
6 2 (4.00%) High Availability
6 2 (4.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL
6 2 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.00%) Perl
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) VBScript
4 3 (6.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) CISSP
2 6 (12.00%) CISA
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
4 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) CCIE
5 3 (6.00%) CCNP
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.00%) GCP
3 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) VMware NSX
4 3 (6.00%) Docker
4 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.00%) vCloud
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) FortiGate
2 7 (14.00%) SCCM
3 6 (12.00%) Ansible
3 6 (12.00%) SCOM
4 4 (8.00%) Control-M
5 3 (6.00%) CFEngine
5 3 (6.00%) Nagios
5 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.00%) Puppet
5 3 (6.00%) SCOrch
5 3 (6.00%) SCVMM
5 3 (6.00%) Unicenter
5 3 (6.00%) vRealize
6 2 (4.00%) AirWatch
6 2 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.00%) vCenter Server
7 1 (2.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) Cisco
3 10 (20.00%) VMware
4 9 (18.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (16.00%) F5
5 8 (16.00%) Fortinet
5 8 (16.00%) HP
6 6 (12.00%) McAfee
6 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (10.00%) 3PAR
7 5 (10.00%) Dell
7 5 (10.00%) NetApp
8 4 (8.00%) IBM
8 4 (8.00%) Juniper
8 4 (8.00%) RightFax
9 3 (6.00%) CA
9 3 (6.00%) Citrix
9 3 (6.00%) EMC
9 3 (6.00%) Lotus
9 3 (6.00%) Sun