The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 189 194 209
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 8 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £260 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £331 £365
% change year-on-year
+18.95% -9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2371 2685 3294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.01% 45.52% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 1856 2270
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 55 94
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.47 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Riverbed
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Riverbed across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Riverbed Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Riverbed
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the City of London region.

Riverbed Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 13 (76.47%) WAN
4 11 (64.71%) CCNP
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
4 11 (64.71%) MPLS
5 10 (58.82%) LAN
6 9 (52.94%) OSPF
6 9 (52.94%) Wireless
7 8 (47.06%) VPN
7 8 (47.06%) Juniper
7 8 (47.06%) F5
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (35.29%) SSL
8 6 (35.29%) SLA
8 6 (35.29%) ITIL
8 6 (35.29%) BGP
9 5 (29.41%) Project Management
9 5 (29.41%) WAN Optimisation
9 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
10 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (23.53%) XMPP
10 4 (23.53%) BT
10 4 (23.53%) Finance
10 4 (23.53%) CCNA
10 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) WAN
3 11 (64.71%) MPLS
4 10 (58.82%) LAN
5 9 (52.94%) OSPF
5 9 (52.94%) Wireless
6 8 (47.06%) VPN
7 6 (35.29%) BGP
7 6 (35.29%) SSL
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (17.65%) Wireshark
9 3 (17.65%) IPsec
9 3 (17.65%) VLAN
9 3 (17.65%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (11.76%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (11.76%) VPLS
10 2 (11.76%) ISDN
10 2 (11.76%) RTSP
10 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XMPP
2 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.88%) PKI
4 1 (5.88%) iPhone
4 1 (5.88%) FlexPod
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (64.71%) CCNP
2 4 (23.53%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) CCDP
4 1 (5.88%) CCVP
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) ProxySG
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (17.65%) OPNET
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
3 8 (47.06%) Juniper
3 8 (47.06%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
5 4 (23.53%) BT
6 3 (17.65%) McAfee
6 3 (17.65%) Nokia
6 3 (17.65%) Aruba
6 3 (17.65%) Mitel
6 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
7 2 (11.76%) Polycom
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) Avaya
7 2 (11.76%) HP
8 1 (5.88%) Nortel
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.88%) NetApp
8 1 (5.88%) Radware
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