The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Riverbed
UK / England
Rank 489 543 521
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -22
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 76 52 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.26% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 52
Median daily rate £378 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.56% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £305 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18724 19958 21207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.16% 42.91% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11629 11888 12679
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 664 804 938
Median hourly rate £19.63 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in England

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in England

Riverbed
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Riverbed across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Riverbed Daily Rate Histogram in England

Riverbed
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the England region.

Riverbed Hourly Rate Trend in England

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
London +4 27 £463 +12.12% 4
South East +30 24 £410 +12.96% 4
North East +1 19 £353 -6.00% 1
West Midlands - 4 £345 - 1
East of England - 3 £415 - 1
Yorkshire +4 1 £265 -14.51% 5
North West - 1 £265 -
Riverbed
UK

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 130 (89.04%) Cisco
2 95 (65.07%) Firewall
3 83 (56.85%) WAN
4 69 (47.26%) Cisco Certification
5 68 (46.58%) LAN
6 66 (45.21%) Wireless
7 64 (43.84%) CheckPoint
8 61 (41.78%) CCNP
9 59 (40.41%) F5
10 54 (36.99%) Juniper
11 48 (32.88%) Security Cleared
12 41 (28.08%) SC Cleared
13 40 (27.40%) HP
14 39 (26.71%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (25.34%) Aruba
16 36 (24.66%) Fortinet
16 36 (24.66%) CCIE
17 35 (23.97%) ITIL
17 35 (23.97%) Network Design
18 34 (23.29%) BIG-IP
18 34 (23.29%) Cisco Nexus
19 33 (22.60%) CCSE
20 32 (21.92%) VPN
20 32 (21.92%) Network Management
21 30 (20.55%) JNCIA
22 29 (19.86%) CCSA
22 29 (19.86%) SolarWinds
23 28 (19.18%) Load Balancing
23 28 (19.18%) Network Security
24 27 (18.49%) Wireshark

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.74%) IIS
1 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (2.74%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (8.22%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.42%) MS Office
3 4 (2.74%) InfoPath
3 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) assyst
2 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.90%) Office 365
2 9 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.48%) PaaS
4 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.74%) Akamai
5 4 (2.74%) IaaS
5 4 (2.74%) SaaS
6 2 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 95 (65.07%) Firewall
2 83 (56.85%) WAN
3 68 (46.58%) LAN
4 66 (45.21%) Wireless
5 39 (26.71%) Cisco ASA
6 34 (23.29%) BIG-IP
6 34 (23.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 32 (21.92%) VPN
8 28 (19.18%) Network Security
9 27 (18.49%) OSPF
9 27 (18.49%) TCP/IP
9 27 (18.49%) Wireshark
10 24 (16.44%) BGP
11 20 (13.70%) DHCP
11 20 (13.70%) DNS
12 19 (13.01%) NetScaler
13 17 (11.64%) Ethernet
14 15 (10.27%) Internet
14 15 (10.27%) WLAN
15 14 (9.59%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.74%) PowerPivot
2 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (11.64%) Finance
1 17 (11.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.42%) Billing
3 4 (2.74%) Law
3 4 (2.74%) Legal
4 3 (2.05%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (56.16%) Network Engineer
2 26 (17.81%) Architect
2 26 (17.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (11.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (10.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (10.96%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (10.96%) Security Engineer
5 11 (7.53%) Office 365 Architect
6 10 (6.85%) Network Architect
7 8 (5.48%) Consultant
8 7 (4.79%) Analyst
8 7 (4.79%) Network Analyst
8 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Network Security Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Network Specialist
10 5 (3.42%) Network Support
10 5 (3.42%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.01%) Web Services
2 7 (4.79%) XML
3 6 (4.11%) SOAP
4 5 (3.42%) CSS
5 4 (2.74%) .NET
5 4 (2.74%) Ajax
5 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.74%) HTML
5 4 (2.74%) jQuery
5 4 (2.74%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (2.74%) XSL
6 3 (2.05%) 802.1X
6 3 (2.05%) Middleware
7 1 (0.68%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (0.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.07%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.01%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.48%) CMDB
6 7 (4.79%) User Experience
7 5 (3.42%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.70%) Linux
1 20 (13.70%) Windows
2 11 (7.53%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (6.16%) SUSE
4 9 (6.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.37%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.97%) ITIL
1 35 (23.97%) Network Design
2 32 (21.92%) Network Management
3 28 (19.18%) Load Balancing
4 27 (18.49%) Service Management
5 21 (14.38%) ITSM
6 18 (12.33%) Network Architecture
6 18 (12.33%) Project Management
7 16 (10.96%) Change Management
8 12 (8.22%) DDoS Mitigation
8 12 (8.22%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (7.53%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (6.16%) TOGAF
11 8 (5.48%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.48%) WAN Optimisation
12 7 (4.79%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (4.79%) ITIL V3
12 7 (4.79%) Process Improvement
13 6 (4.11%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.22%) SQL
2 8 (5.48%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.74%) C#
5 3 (2.05%) Perl
6 2 (1.37%) C
6 2 (1.37%) C++
6 2 (1.37%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) Prolog
7 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (47.26%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (41.78%) CCNP
3 48 (32.88%) Security Cleared
4 41 (28.08%) SC Cleared
5 36 (24.66%) CCIE
6 33 (22.60%) CCSE
7 30 (20.55%) JNCIA
8 29 (19.86%) CCSA
9 24 (16.44%) CCNA
10 22 (15.07%) CCDP
10 22 (15.07%) CCIP
10 22 (15.07%) JNCIE
11 19 (13.01%) Degree
11 19 (13.01%) HP ASE
11 19 (13.01%) HP MASE
12 5 (3.42%) CCDA
12 5 (3.42%) JNCIP
12 5 (3.42%) JNCIS
13 3 (2.05%) CISSP
13 3 (2.05%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) SLA
2 4 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.85%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (4.11%) ProxySG
4 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.05%) XenApp
6 2 (1.37%) Docker
6 2 (1.37%) Firmware
6 2 (1.37%) KVM
6 2 (1.37%) LXC
7 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (18.49%) FortiGate
2 17 (11.64%) OPNET
3 6 (4.11%) Nagios
4 5 (3.42%) EnCase
5 4 (2.74%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.37%) OpenView
7 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.68%) Cacti
7 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.68%) SCCM
7 1 (0.68%) SCOM
7 1 (0.68%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 130 (89.04%) Cisco
2 64 (43.84%) CheckPoint
3 59 (40.41%) F5
4 54 (36.99%) Juniper
5 40 (27.40%) HP
6 37 (25.34%) Aruba
7 36 (24.66%) Fortinet
8 29 (19.86%) SolarWinds
9 24 (16.44%) Citrix
10 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
10 19 (13.01%) Palo Alto
11 16 (10.96%) Dell
12 15 (10.27%) Blue Coat
13 14 (9.59%) VMware
14 13 (8.90%) Brocade
15 11 (7.53%) BMC
15 11 (7.53%) Red Hat
16 7 (4.79%) Infoblox
17 6 (4.11%) Tufin
18 5 (3.42%) TippingPoint
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