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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 532 535 537
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 64 58 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 25
Average daily rate £400 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
20132 21592 20644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.66% 45.85% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12166 12738 11641
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 932 923
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Riverbed across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Riverbed Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 40 £413 +28.90% 7
South East +15 12 £400 - 2
Yorkshire - 6 £320 -
East Midlands - 3 £188 - 2
North East - 2 £363 -
South West - 1 £330 -
Riverbed
UK

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 92 (93.88%) Cisco
2 64 (65.31%) Firewall
3 54 (55.10%) WAN
4 50 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (44.90%) CCNP
6 41 (41.84%) Wireless
7 38 (38.78%) CheckPoint
8 32 (32.65%) LAN
9 27 (27.55%) Juniper
9 27 (27.55%) SolarWinds
10 26 (26.53%) VPN
10 26 (26.53%) MPLS
11 25 (25.51%) OSPF
11 25 (25.51%) Finance
12 24 (24.49%) Network Security
13 23 (23.47%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (23.47%) F5
14 21 (21.43%) Data Centre
14 21 (21.43%) Network Design
14 21 (21.43%) TCP/IP
15 20 (20.41%) Windows
16 19 (19.39%) ITIL
16 19 (19.39%) HP
16 19 (19.39%) Palo Alto
17 18 (18.37%) BGP
18 17 (17.35%) Change Management
18 17 (17.35%) WAN Optimisation
19 16 (16.33%) DNS
19 16 (16.33%) CCNA
20 14 (14.29%) DHCP

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.02%) IIS
3 1 (1.02%) JBoss
3 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 64 (65.31%) Firewall
2 54 (55.10%) WAN
3 41 (41.84%) Wireless
4 32 (32.65%) LAN
5 26 (26.53%) MPLS
5 26 (26.53%) VPN
6 25 (25.51%) OSPF
7 24 (24.49%) Network Security
8 23 (23.47%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (21.43%) TCP/IP
10 18 (18.37%) BGP
11 16 (16.33%) DNS
12 14 (14.29%) DHCP
13 13 (13.27%) Ethernet
14 12 (12.24%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (12.24%) Cisco Wireless
15 11 (11.22%) EIGRP
16 9 (9.18%) SAN
16 9 (9.18%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (9.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.02%) Informix
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (25.51%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.16%) Banking
4 6 (6.12%) Legal
5 5 (5.10%) Law
6 3 (3.06%) Games
6 3 (3.06%) Publishing
7 2 (2.04%) Advertising
7 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (55.10%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.37%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (13.27%) Analyst
4 12 (12.24%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (12.24%) Design Engineer
4 12 (12.24%) Network Design Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Architect
5 10 (10.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Network Analyst
6 9 (9.18%) Network Architect
7 7 (7.14%) Network Manager
7 7 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.12%) Implementation Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Voice Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Firewall Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Network Support
9 5 (5.10%) Security Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) 802.1X
2 4 (4.08%) Web Services
3 2 (2.04%) XMPP
4 1 (1.02%) J2EE
4 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (6.12%) PKI
3 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.04%) Clustering
5 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.04%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.02%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.02%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.02%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.02%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.02%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.02%) Life Science
6 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.41%) Windows
2 9 (9.18%) Windows Server
2 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.16%) Linux
3 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.08%) CatOS
5 3 (3.06%) SUSE
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.43%) Network Design
2 19 (19.39%) ITIL
3 17 (17.35%) Change Management
3 17 (17.35%) WAN Optimisation
4 13 (13.27%) Network Architecture
5 9 (9.18%) Network Management
6 8 (8.16%) Service Management
7 7 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (6.12%) DDoS Mitigation
8 6 (6.12%) Migration
9 5 (5.10%) ITSM
9 5 (5.10%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.10%) Project Management
10 4 (4.08%) E-Discovery
10 4 (4.08%) Information Security
10 4 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.08%) Problem Management
11 3 (3.06%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.06%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.08%) SQL
2 3 (3.06%) Perl
3 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.04%) Tcl
3 2 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.02%) C
4 1 (1.02%) Java
4 1 (1.02%) Lisp
4 1 (1.02%) Python
4 1 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (44.90%) CCNP
3 16 (16.33%) CCNA
4 13 (13.27%) CCIE
4 13 (13.27%) SC Cleared
4 13 (13.27%) Security Cleared
5 8 (8.16%) CCDP
6 6 (6.12%) CCDA
7 5 (5.10%) Degree
8 4 (4.08%) CCNP Voice
8 4 (4.08%) CCSA
8 4 (4.08%) CCSE
8 4 (4.08%) CISSP
8 4 (4.08%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.06%) CCVP
9 3 (3.06%) GIAC
9 3 (3.06%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.06%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.02%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.08%) ProxySG
5 3 (3.06%) Firmware
6 2 (2.04%) vSphere
7 1 (1.02%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.02%) NFS
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.02%) vCloud
7 1 (1.02%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (6.12%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (5.10%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (5.10%) Nagios
3 5 (5.10%) OPNET
4 4 (4.08%) EnCase
4 4 (4.08%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.04%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (2.04%) Netcool
6 1 (1.02%) Cacti
6 1 (1.02%) Graphite
6 1 (1.02%) Hyperic
6 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.02%) OpenView
6 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.02%) Opsview
6 1 (1.02%) Salt
6 1 (1.02%) SCOM
6 1 (1.02%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (93.88%) Cisco
2 38 (38.78%) CheckPoint
3 27 (27.55%) Juniper
3 27 (27.55%) SolarWinds
4 23 (23.47%) F5
5 19 (19.39%) HP
5 19 (19.39%) Palo Alto
6 13 (13.27%) Blue Coat
7 11 (11.22%) Meraki
8 10 (10.20%) VMware
9 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
10 8 (8.16%) Aruba
11 7 (7.14%) Citrix
11 7 (7.14%) Dell
11 7 (7.14%) Intel Security
12 6 (6.12%) Avaya
13 5 (5.10%) IBM
13 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
14 4 (4.08%) Fortinet
14 4 (4.08%) Infoblox
London
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 27 days ago