The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 121 140 144
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 3 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.064% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.14% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £326
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1237 1427 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.80% 45.75% 44.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 802 802
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 134 137
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £37.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Riverbed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Frame Relay
3 3 (60.00%) 802.11
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) ATM
3 3 (60.00%) Nokia
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) 802.1X
3 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (60.00%) xDSL
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Frame Relay
3 3 (60.00%) 802.11
3 3 (60.00%) ATM
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) xDSL
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) DMZ
4 1 (20.00%) DWDM
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) SNA
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Nokia
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper