The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Riverbed Technology.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Riverbed
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.37% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £415 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
106 136 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 39.41% 42.77% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 87 132
Median daily rate £413 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £43.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £14.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £50.68 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Riverbed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Riverbed across the Bedfordshire region.

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) SNA
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds