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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 158 198 198
Rank change year-on-year
+40 0
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Median daily rate £475 £325 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
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
1343 2461 2647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.40% 42.37% 44.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1034 1829 1835
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 65 40
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) Wireless
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) F5
6 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (27.27%) Change Management
7 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
8 2 (18.18%) Banking
8 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (18.18%) Skype
8 2 (18.18%) FireEye
8 2 (18.18%) Network Management
8 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
8 2 (18.18%) LogLogic
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) VPN
8 2 (18.18%) CCNP
8 2 (18.18%) Alcatel-Lucent

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 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
6 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) Skype
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) WAAS
6 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
7 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCDP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCVP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 5 (45.45%) F5
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
5 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
6 2 (18.18%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (18.18%) Aruba
6 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
6 2 (18.18%) Brocade
6 2 (18.18%) FireEye
6 2 (18.18%) LogLogic
6 2 (18.18%) Radianz
6 2 (18.18%) TippingPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Tufin
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Mitel
7 1 (9.09%) Sonus