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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 543 591 533
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -58
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 83 60 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 30
Median daily rate £450 £375 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Riverbed
UK

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
21967 22802 23784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.67% 43.26% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13575 13737 13683
Median daily rate £420 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 766 986 1100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 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
London +12 45 £475 +26.66% 6
West Midlands -6 15 £600 - 1
South East +27 13 £350 -13.84% 5
Yorkshire +10 5 £350 +16.66% 1
North West +15 2 - - 1
East of England +13 2 - -
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Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 England region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 143 (89.38%) Cisco
2 102 (63.75%) Firewall
3 69 (43.13%) SolarWinds
4 66 (41.25%) CheckPoint
4 66 (41.25%) WAN
5 61 (38.13%) F5
6 55 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 55 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
6 55 (34.38%) Juniper
7 53 (33.13%) Wireless
8 52 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
9 51 (31.88%) CCNP
10 48 (30.00%) Network Architecture
11 47 (29.38%) LAN
12 46 (28.75%) OSPF
13 44 (27.50%) BGP
13 44 (27.50%) TCP/IP
13 44 (27.50%) Data Centre
14 41 (25.63%) Palo Alto
15 40 (25.00%) ITIL
16 39 (24.38%) Network Management
17 37 (23.13%) Network Monitoring
17 37 (23.13%) Load Balancing
17 37 (23.13%) OPNET
18 36 (22.50%) BIG-IP
18 36 (22.50%) Network Security
19 34 (21.25%) CCNA
20 33 (20.63%) Change Management
21 32 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 30 (18.75%) Aruba

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 3 (1.88%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.25%) IIS
2 2 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.63%) Apache
3 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.63%) JBoss
3 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (11.25%) MS Visio
2 14 (8.75%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.50%) MS Office
4 2 (1.25%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.75%) Office 365
1 6 (3.75%) PaaS
2 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.13%) SaaS
3 4 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (63.75%) Firewall
2 66 (41.25%) WAN
3 55 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 53 (33.13%) Wireless
5 52 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
6 47 (29.38%) LAN
7 46 (28.75%) OSPF
8 44 (27.50%) BGP
8 44 (27.50%) TCP/IP
9 36 (22.50%) BIG-IP
9 36 (22.50%) Network Security
10 32 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 27 (16.88%) Wireshark
12 25 (15.63%) VPN
13 23 (14.38%) DNS
13 23 (14.38%) VoIP
14 20 (12.50%) DHCP
15 18 (11.25%) EIGRP
16 14 (8.75%) HSRP
16 14 (8.75%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.25%) PowerPivot
2 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.63%) Informix
3 1 (0.63%) MySQL
3 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (16.88%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Banking
3 6 (3.75%) Legal
4 4 (2.50%) Retail
5 3 (1.88%) Advertising
5 3 (1.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.25%) Games
6 2 (1.25%) Law
6 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (49.38%) Network Engineer
2 27 (16.88%) Cisco Engineer
2 27 (16.88%) Senior Network Engineer
3 24 (15.00%) Architect
3 24 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (10.63%) Network Security Engineer
4 17 (10.63%) Security Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Consultant
6 13 (8.13%) Network Architect
7 12 (7.50%) Network Specialist
8 11 (6.88%) Monitoring Specialist
8 11 (6.88%) Network Monitoring Specialist
9 10 (6.25%) Design Engineer
9 10 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Monitoring Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Network Consultant
10 7 (4.38%) Network Monitoring Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) Senior Design Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.88%) CSS
2 15 (9.38%) 802.1X
3 9 (5.63%) Middleware
4 7 (4.38%) Web Services
5 3 (1.88%) .NET
6 2 (1.25%) Ajax
6 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.25%) HTML
6 2 (1.25%) jQuery
6 2 (1.25%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.25%) XML
6 2 (1.25%) XSL
7 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.63%) J2EE
7 1 (0.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.50%) Data Centre
2 20 (12.50%) User Experience
3 14 (8.75%) Visualisation
4 8 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (4.38%) CMDB
6 4 (2.50%) LPAR
7 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.63%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.63%) PKI
9 1 (0.63%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.38%) Windows
2 17 (10.63%) Linux
3 16 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.50%) SUSE
7 4 (2.50%) Unix
8 2 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.00%) Network Architecture
2 40 (25.00%) ITIL
3 39 (24.38%) Network Management
4 37 (23.13%) Load Balancing
4 37 (23.13%) Network Monitoring
5 33 (20.63%) Change Management
6 30 (18.75%) Network Design
7 23 (14.38%) Project Management
8 21 (13.13%) ITIL V3
9 16 (10.00%) Service Management
9 16 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
10 14 (8.75%) Performance Monitoring
11 13 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (6.88%) Change Control
13 10 (6.25%) Network Planning
14 9 (5.63%) Escalation Management
15 8 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
15 8 (5.00%) Migration
15 8 (5.00%) Performance Management
15 8 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 9 (5.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.13%) SQL
4 4 (2.50%) Perl
5 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.25%) C#
6 2 (1.25%) PHP
7 1 (0.63%) C
7 1 (0.63%) Java
7 1 (0.63%) Tcl
7 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (31.88%) CCNP
3 34 (21.25%) CCNA
4 19 (11.88%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.13%) SC Cleared
6 12 (7.50%) CCSE
7 10 (6.25%) CCIE
7 10 (6.25%) CCSA
8 5 (3.13%) JNCIA
8 5 (3.13%) JNCIS
9 4 (2.50%) CCDA
9 4 (2.50%) CISSP
9 4 (2.50%) Degree
9 4 (2.50%) GIAC
10 3 (1.88%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.88%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.63%) CCA
11 1 (0.63%) CCDE
11 1 (0.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (6.88%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.88%) XenApp
6 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.63%) Firmware
7 1 (0.63%) UAG
7 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 37 (23.13%) OPNET
2 14 (8.75%) Nagios
3 10 (6.25%) Cacti
3 10 (6.25%) SmokePing
4 4 (2.50%) EnCase
4 4 (2.50%) FortiGate
4 4 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.25%) OpenView
6 2 (1.25%) SCOM
7 1 (0.63%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.63%) Netcool
7 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.63%) QRadar
7 1 (0.63%) SCCM
7 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 143 (89.38%) Cisco
2 69 (43.13%) SolarWinds
3 66 (41.25%) CheckPoint
4 61 (38.13%) F5
5 55 (34.38%) Juniper
6 41 (25.63%) Palo Alto
7 30 (18.75%) Aruba
8 29 (18.13%) Fortinet
9 26 (16.25%) BMC
9 26 (16.25%) Microsoft
10 22 (13.75%) Nokia
11 21 (13.13%) Tufin
12 20 (12.50%) HP
13 19 (11.88%) Blue Coat
14 18 (11.25%) Citrix
15 14 (8.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 14 (8.75%) Brocade
15 14 (8.75%) Radianz
16 13 (8.13%) TippingPoint
16 13 (8.13%) VMware
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