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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 531 580 529
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -51
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 64 39 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.077% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.18% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 54
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £305 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.27% -12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £37.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +32.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £37.60
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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
20928 21568 23049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.39% 42.49% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12901 12843 13864
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 910 1138
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +21 44 £449 +11.42% 6
South East +34 7 £370 +4.22% 1
West Midlands -14 5 £375 - 1
North East - 3 £328 -
East of England - 3 £423 - 1
Yorkshire +12 2 £350 +16.66% 1
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Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 139 (90.26%) Cisco
2 97 (62.99%) Firewall
3 66 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 64 (41.56%) WAN
5 62 (40.26%) SolarWinds
6 58 (37.66%) F5
7 57 (37.01%) Cisco Nexus
8 56 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
8 56 (36.36%) Juniper
8 56 (36.36%) Wireless
9 52 (33.77%) LAN
10 50 (32.47%) Cisco ASA
11 48 (31.17%) CCNP
12 46 (29.87%) TCP/IP
13 44 (28.57%) Network Management
14 40 (25.97%) Network Architecture
15 39 (25.32%) OSPF
16 38 (24.68%) BGP
16 38 (24.68%) Wireshark
17 36 (23.38%) Load Balancing
17 36 (23.38%) Palo Alto
18 35 (22.73%) Network Security
18 35 (22.73%) BIG-IP
18 35 (22.73%) Change Management
18 35 (22.73%) ITIL
19 34 (22.08%) Project Management
20 32 (20.78%) OPNET
20 32 (20.78%) DNS
20 32 (20.78%) Aruba
21 31 (20.13%) Data Centre

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 (2.60%) IIS
1 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.30%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (11.04%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.25%) MS Office
4 4 (2.60%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) Office 365
2 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.19%) PaaS
4 6 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.60%) IaaS
5 4 (2.60%) SaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 97 (62.99%) Firewall
2 64 (41.56%) WAN
3 57 (37.01%) Cisco Nexus
4 56 (36.36%) Wireless
5 52 (33.77%) LAN
6 50 (32.47%) Cisco ASA
7 46 (29.87%) TCP/IP
8 39 (25.32%) OSPF
9 38 (24.68%) BGP
9 38 (24.68%) Wireshark
10 35 (22.73%) BIG-IP
10 35 (22.73%) Network Security
11 32 (20.78%) DNS
12 31 (20.13%) DHCP
13 29 (18.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 29 (18.83%) VPN
14 19 (12.34%) NetScaler
15 18 (11.69%) WAAS
16 15 (9.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 14 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.60%) PowerPivot
2 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.30%) MySQL
General
1 28 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Legal
3 4 (2.60%) Advertising
3 4 (2.60%) Banking
3 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.95%) Law
5 2 (1.30%) Billing
5 2 (1.30%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (48.70%) Network Engineer
2 34 (22.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 22 (14.29%) Architect
4 19 (12.34%) Network Security Engineer
4 19 (12.34%) Security Engineer
5 17 (11.04%) Cisco Engineer
5 17 (11.04%) Consultant
6 16 (10.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (7.14%) Network Architect
8 10 (6.49%) Network Specialist
9 9 (5.84%) Monitoring Specialist
9 9 (5.84%) Network Consultant
9 9 (5.84%) Network Monitoring Specialist
10 8 (5.19%) Design Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Network Design Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Office 365 Architect
11 7 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (3.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 6 (3.90%) Senior Design Engineer
12 6 (3.90%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.74%) Web Services
2 13 (8.44%) CSS
3 8 (5.19%) 802.1X
4 7 (4.55%) Middleware
5 6 (3.90%) XML
6 4 (2.60%) .NET
6 4 (2.60%) Ajax
6 4 (2.60%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.60%) HTML
6 4 (2.60%) jQuery
6 4 (2.60%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (2.60%) XSL
7 2 (1.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.13%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.09%) User Experience
3 13 (8.44%) CMDB
4 12 (7.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 11 (7.14%) Visualisation
6 7 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.25%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.58%) Windows
2 22 (14.29%) Linux
3 15 (9.74%) Windows Server
4 13 (8.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.84%) SUSE
7 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.57%) Network Management
2 40 (25.97%) Network Architecture
3 36 (23.38%) Load Balancing
4 35 (22.73%) Change Management
4 35 (22.73%) ITIL
5 34 (22.08%) Project Management
6 22 (14.29%) Network Design
6 22 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
7 18 (11.69%) Service Management
8 14 (9.09%) ITIL V3
9 12 (7.79%) DDoS Mitigation
9 12 (7.79%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (7.79%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.84%) TOGAF
12 8 (5.19%) WAN Optimisation
13 7 (4.55%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.55%) Service Delivery
14 6 (3.90%) Information Security
14 6 (3.90%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.79%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.14%) SQL
3 5 (3.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.25%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.60%) C#
4 4 (2.60%) Perl
5 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.65%) C
6 1 (0.65%) C++
6 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 56 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (31.17%) CCNP
3 28 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 27 (17.53%) CCNA
5 20 (12.99%) SC Cleared
6 17 (11.04%) CCIE
6 17 (11.04%) CCSE
7 11 (7.14%) CCSA
8 8 (5.19%) JNCIA
9 7 (4.55%) CCDA
10 6 (3.90%) JNCIP
10 6 (3.90%) JNCIS
11 5 (3.25%) CISSP
11 5 (3.25%) Degree
11 5 (3.25%) GIAC
12 3 (1.95%) CCDP
13 2 (1.30%) CCIP
13 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.30%) HP ASE
13 2 (1.30%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 16 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.44%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (5.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.90%) ProxySG
5 3 (1.95%) XenApp
6 1 (0.65%) Docker
6 1 (0.65%) Firmware
6 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.65%) KVM
6 1 (0.65%) LXC
6 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (20.78%) OPNET
2 10 (6.49%) Nagios
3 6 (3.90%) FortiGate
4 5 (3.25%) Cacti
4 5 (3.25%) EnCase
4 5 (3.25%) SmokePing
5 4 (2.60%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.30%) OpenView
6 2 (1.30%) SCOM
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 139 (90.26%) Cisco
2 66 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 62 (40.26%) SolarWinds
4 58 (37.66%) F5
5 56 (36.36%) Juniper
6 36 (23.38%) Palo Alto
7 32 (20.78%) Aruba
8 26 (16.88%) Blue Coat
8 26 (16.88%) Citrix
9 24 (15.58%) Fortinet
10 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 21 (13.64%) Tufin
11 20 (12.99%) BMC
12 17 (11.04%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 17 (11.04%) VMware
13 16 (10.39%) Dell
13 16 (10.39%) FireEye
13 16 (10.39%) HP
13 16 (10.39%) TippingPoint
14 15 (9.74%) Radianz
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McGregor Boyall
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Posted: 6 days ago