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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 154 204 197
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -7
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 11 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.39% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 6
Median daily rate £488 £316 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.39% -36.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £216 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £438 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.32%
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
1411 2578 2590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.98% 43.62% 44.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1083 1909 1769
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 60 54
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.98 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% -13.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £34.00 £34.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
4 10 (62.50%) Wireless
5 9 (56.25%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (50.00%) WAN
6 8 (50.00%) Juniper
6 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (50.00%) SolarWinds
6 8 (50.00%) F5
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (43.75%) Palo Alto
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
8 6 (37.50%) Blue Coat
8 6 (37.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (37.50%) FireEye
8 6 (37.50%) TippingPoint
8 6 (37.50%) Tufin
8 6 (37.50%) WAAS
8 6 (37.50%) Aruba
8 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
8 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
9 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (31.25%) LogLogic
9 5 (31.25%) Radianz
9 5 (31.25%) ITIL

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
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) Wireless
3 9 (56.25%) DHCP
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (50.00%) DNS
4 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (50.00%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
6 6 (37.50%) WAAS
6 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
7 5 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
8 3 (18.75%) LAN
8 3 (18.75%) Network Security
8 3 (18.75%) VPN
9 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
9 2 (12.50%) Internet
9 2 (12.50%) OSPF
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (6.25%) E-Discovery
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCDP
3 1 (6.25%) CCSA
3 1 (6.25%) CCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCVP
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) UAG
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (6.25%) EnCase
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
3 8 (50.00%) F5
3 8 (50.00%) Juniper
3 8 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (43.75%) Palo Alto
5 6 (37.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 6 (37.50%) Aruba
5 6 (37.50%) Blue Coat
5 6 (37.50%) FireEye
5 6 (37.50%) TippingPoint
5 6 (37.50%) Tufin
6 5 (31.25%) LogLogic
6 5 (31.25%) Radianz
7 2 (12.50%) Brocade
8 1 (6.25%) Citrix
8 1 (6.25%) Infoblox
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) Mitel
8 1 (6.25%) Sonus