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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 152 152 192
Rank change year-on-year
0 +40
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 9 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.52% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 11
Median daily rate £525 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £393 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £418 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £305 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -21.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £37.60
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
1342 1348 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.23% 38.87% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 988 1025 1857
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 19 71
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £22.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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 3 December 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 3 December 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 (83.33%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) Wireless
3 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (61.11%) SolarWinds
4 11 (61.11%) Project Management
4 11 (61.11%) Palo Alto
5 10 (55.56%) Juniper
5 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (55.56%) F5
5 10 (55.56%) Blue Coat
6 9 (50.00%) DHCP
6 9 (50.00%) DNS
7 8 (44.44%) WAN
7 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 8 (44.44%) BIG-IP
7 8 (44.44%) WAAS
7 8 (44.44%) Aruba
7 8 (44.44%) Tufin
8 7 (38.89%) TippingPoint
8 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (38.89%) Change Management
8 7 (38.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 7 (38.89%) FireEye
9 6 (33.33%) Citrix
9 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (33.33%) Wireshark
9 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

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 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
1 13 (72.22%) Wireless
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 9 (50.00%) DHCP
4 9 (50.00%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) BIG-IP
5 8 (44.44%) WAAS
5 8 (44.44%) WAN
6 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (33.33%) Wireshark
8 5 (27.78%) LAN
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (22.22%) VPN
10 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
10 3 (16.67%) Network Security
10 3 (16.67%) OSPF
11 2 (11.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Security Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) CMDB
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Change Management
3 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Network Design
4 3 (16.67%) Network Management
4 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (5.56%) E-Discovery
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security
6 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCSA
2 1 (5.56%) CCSE
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) OPNET
2 1 (5.56%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.56%) EnCase
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 11 (61.11%) Palo Alto
3 11 (61.11%) SolarWinds
4 10 (55.56%) Blue Coat
4 10 (55.56%) F5
4 10 (55.56%) Juniper
5 8 (44.44%) Aruba
5 8 (44.44%) Tufin
6 7 (38.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 7 (38.89%) FireEye
6 7 (38.89%) TippingPoint
7 6 (33.33%) Citrix
8 5 (27.78%) LogLogic
8 5 (27.78%) Radianz
9 2 (11.11%) Infoblox
10 1 (5.56%) Akamai
10 1 (5.56%) Brocade
10 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
10 1 (5.56%) Microsoft