The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.42% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Croydon region.

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50 57 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 20.92% 50.89% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 28
Average daily rate £375 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £16.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Riverbed across the Croydon region.

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Riverbed
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Riverbed also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Riverbed.

1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Riverbed also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Riverbed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5