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 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 152 187 199
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +12
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.18% 0.099%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.43% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Riverbed
London

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
1364 2336 2642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.72% 42.63% 43.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1060 1732 1864
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 60 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £26.65 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
3 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) Finance
6 7 (43.75%) Wireless
6 7 (43.75%) Juniper
7 6 (37.50%) CCNP
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (37.50%) F5
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
8 5 (31.25%) LAN
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) VPN
9 4 (25.00%) Change Management
9 4 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
10 3 (18.75%) Network Security
10 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (18.75%) Service Management
10 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
10 3 (18.75%) DHCP
10 3 (18.75%) MPLS
10 3 (18.75%) OSPF
10 3 (18.75%) BGP
11 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
11 2 (12.50%) Internet

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 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) BGP
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
6 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 3 (18.75%) Network Security
6 3 (18.75%) OSPF
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) IPsec
7 2 (12.50%) RTSP
7 2 (12.50%) Skype
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Network Support
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Support
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Network Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
1 2 (12.50%) PKI
1 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Change Management
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCNP
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCIE
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (6.25%) CCDP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCVP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) UAG
2 1 (6.25%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
3 7 (43.75%) Juniper
4 6 (37.50%) F5
5 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
6 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 2 (12.50%) Brocade
7 2 (12.50%) Polycom
8 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (6.25%) Aruba
8 1 (6.25%) FireEye
8 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
8 1 (6.25%) LogLogic
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) Mitel
8 1 (6.25%) Radianz
8 1 (6.25%) Sonus
8 1 (6.25%) TippingPoint
8 1 (6.25%) Tufin