The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Riverbed
South East / Berkshire
Rank 107 120 128
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.080% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.16% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £315 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
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 Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
972 1288 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.49% 51.29% 48.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 653 678
Median daily rate £404 £380 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 62 40
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Reading +22 1 - -
Slough - 1 £315 -
Riverbed
South East

Riverbed
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) CMDB
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Arista
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) OPNET
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Infovista
3 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
1 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Arista
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Infovista