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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Riverbed
London / City of London
Rank 145 138 181
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +43
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 11 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.40% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 1.00% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 6
Median daily rate £520 £413 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.06% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £375 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £470 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £315 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1262 1202 2174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.40% 40.07% 43.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 938 884 1595
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 51
Median hourly rate £47.50 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.20 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Riverbed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 17 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 City of London region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Wireless
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (52.94%) Palo Alto
5 9 (52.94%) Project Management
5 9 (52.94%) WAN
5 9 (52.94%) SolarWinds
6 8 (47.06%) Aruba
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (47.06%) Blue Coat
6 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 8 (47.06%) Citrix
6 8 (47.06%) Juniper
6 8 (47.06%) F5
7 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 7 (41.18%) LAN
7 7 (41.18%) DHCP
7 7 (41.18%) DNS
7 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
8 6 (35.29%) WAAS
8 6 (35.29%) Tufin
8 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
9 5 (29.41%) TippingPoint
9 5 (29.41%) Change Management
9 5 (29.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
9 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (29.41%) FireEye

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Akamai
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Wireless
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (52.94%) WAN
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 7 (41.18%) DHCP
6 7 (41.18%) DNS
6 7 (41.18%) LAN
7 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
7 6 (35.29%) WAAS
8 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (23.53%) VPN
9 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
10 3 (17.65%) Internet
10 3 (17.65%) Network Security
10 3 (17.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Law
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Security Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) CMDB
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Network Design
4 3 (17.65%) Network Management
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (5.88%) E-Discovery
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCSA
2 1 (5.88%) CCSE
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) ProxySG
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) OPNET
2 1 (5.88%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.88%) EnCase
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
3 9 (52.94%) Palo Alto
3 9 (52.94%) SolarWinds
4 8 (47.06%) Aruba
4 8 (47.06%) Blue Coat
4 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 8 (47.06%) F5
4 8 (47.06%) Juniper
5 6 (35.29%) Tufin
6 5 (29.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 5 (29.41%) FireEye
6 5 (29.41%) TippingPoint
7 3 (17.65%) Brocade
7 3 (17.65%) LogLogic
7 3 (17.65%) Radianz
8 2 (11.76%) Infoblox
8 2 (11.76%) Polycom
9 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft