The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed
Rank 66 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.53% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £208 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £358 £368
% change year-on-year
-8.95% -2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
- -46.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
394 333 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.79% 43.99% 42.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 137 137
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £212 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 30 46
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £10.85 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £36.50 £37.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Riverbed also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Riverbed.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Exinda
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Riverbed also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Riverbed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Exinda
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco