The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 102 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.062% 0.067% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £341 £368
% change year-on-year
+15.63% -7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Riverbed
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
644 689 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.02% 45.93% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 314 340
Average daily rate £375 £375 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £231 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 71 46
Average hourly rate £15.06 £16.60 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.27% -20.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -3 1 £300 -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Exinda
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Altiris
2 4 (80.00%) HP Storage
2 4 (80.00%) Lync
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Lync
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) HP Storage
1 4 (80.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Altiris
2 4 (80.00%) Exinda
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat