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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 490 498 475
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 66 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.072% 0.075%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 23 14
Average daily rate
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£338 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £190.00
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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
21211 20274 19359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.92% 45.58% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12658 11604 10398
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 940 928 1248
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.15 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -14.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.99 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 26 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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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 +30 46 £320 -14.66% 18
South East -13 16 £350 +12.90% 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
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Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 130 (83.87%) Cisco
2 79 (50.97%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (50.97%) F5
3 78 (50.32%) WAN
4 77 (49.68%) Firewall
5 72 (46.45%) Juniper
6 63 (40.65%) BGP
7 59 (38.06%) LAN
8 56 (36.13%) CCNP
9 53 (34.19%) CheckPoint
9 53 (34.19%) OSPF
10 47 (30.32%) ITIL
11 45 (29.03%) SolarWinds
12 42 (27.10%) CCNA
13 35 (22.58%) Load Balancing
14 34 (21.94%) MPLS
15 31 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
16 30 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
17 29 (18.71%) EIGRP
17 29 (18.71%) Windows
18 26 (16.77%) Network Management
19 25 (16.13%) VoIP
19 25 (16.13%) TCP/IP
20 24 (15.48%) Cisco ASA
21 23 (14.84%) WAN Optimisation
22 22 (14.19%) Cisco CUCM
23 21 (13.55%) VMware
24 19 (12.26%) Finance
24 19 (12.26%) Windows Server 2008
25 18 (11.61%) VPN

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 10 (6.45%) Lync
2 7 (4.52%) IIS
3 6 (3.87%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.58%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.65%) Node.js
6 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 78 (50.32%) WAN
2 77 (49.68%) Firewall
3 63 (40.65%) BGP
4 59 (38.06%) LAN
5 53 (34.19%) OSPF
6 34 (21.94%) MPLS
7 30 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 29 (18.71%) EIGRP
9 25 (16.13%) VoIP
9 25 (16.13%) TCP/IP
10 24 (15.48%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (11.61%) VPN
11 18 (11.61%) SAN
12 17 (10.97%) WLAN
13 16 (10.32%) Cisco IPT
13 16 (10.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 15 (9.68%) RIP
15 14 (9.03%) BIG-IP
16 13 (8.39%) HSRP
16 13 (8.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.65%) Redis
4 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.65%) MySQL
4 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (12.26%) Finance
2 15 (9.68%) Banking
3 8 (5.16%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.52%) Law
5 3 (1.94%) Legal
6 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.29%) Games
6 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
7 1 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 52 (33.55%) Network Engineer
2 23 (14.84%) Analyst
3 18 (11.61%) Consultant
3 18 (11.61%) Network Analyst
4 14 (9.03%) Network Support
5 13 (8.39%) Support Engineer
5 13 (8.39%) Network Manager
6 11 (7.10%) Technical Consultant
6 11 (7.10%) Network Specialist
7 10 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (6.45%) Monitoring Specialist
8 9 (5.81%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (5.81%) Cisco Engineer
9 8 (5.16%) Senior Network Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.52%) Network Consultant
10 7 (4.52%) Architect
10 7 (4.52%) Operations Analyst
11 6 (3.87%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (3.87%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.74%) CSS
2 7 (4.52%) Middleware
3 2 (1.29%) Web Services
4 1 (0.65%) .NET
4 1 (0.65%) JSP
4 1 (0.65%) LAMP
4 1 (0.65%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.65%) XMPP
4 1 (0.65%) Memcached
4 1 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.32%) User Experience
2 15 (9.68%) Visualisation
3 12 (7.74%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.58%) PKI
5 3 (1.94%) e-Health
5 3 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.29%) Online Games
6 2 (1.29%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.65%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.71%) Windows
2 19 (12.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (4.52%) Linux
5 4 (2.58%) UNIX
5 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) CentOS
6 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.32%) ITIL
2 35 (22.58%) Load Balancing
3 31 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 26 (16.77%) Network Management
5 23 (14.84%) WAN Optimisation
6 14 (9.03%) Network Architecture
7 12 (7.74%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (7.10%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (6.45%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.16%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.52%) Incident Management
12 6 (3.87%) Change Management
12 6 (3.87%) Infrastructure Management
13 5 (3.23%) Capacity Management
13 5 (3.23%) Configuration Management
13 5 (3.23%) Service Management
14 4 (2.58%) Network Design
14 4 (2.58%) Performance Management
15 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.52%) SQL
2 2 (1.29%) VB
2 2 (1.29%) Java
3 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.65%) PHP
3 1 (0.65%) Python
3 1 (0.65%) Ruby
3 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 79 (50.97%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (36.13%) CCNP
3 42 (27.10%) CCNA
4 14 (9.03%) CCIE
5 11 (7.10%) Security Cleared
6 9 (5.81%) CCDP
7 8 (5.16%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.52%) CCVP
9 2 (1.29%) CCSE
9 2 (1.29%) CCSP
9 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.29%) CCSA
10 1 (0.65%) HNC
10 1 (0.65%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.65%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.65%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) SLA
2 2 (1.29%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (8.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.87%) vSphere
3 5 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.58%) XenApp
4 4 (2.58%) UAG
5 3 (1.94%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.29%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.29%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.29%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (14.19%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (10.97%) OPNET
3 10 (6.45%) SCCM
4 8 (5.16%) SCOM
4 8 (5.16%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (3.87%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.94%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.29%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.29%) Puppet
7 2 (1.29%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.65%) logstash
8 1 (0.65%) Kibana
8 1 (0.65%) Opsview
8 1 (0.65%) Graphite
8 1 (0.65%) Nagios
8 1 (0.65%) OpenView
8 1 (0.65%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 130 (83.87%) Cisco
2 79 (50.97%) F5
3 72 (46.45%) Juniper
4 53 (34.19%) CheckPoint
5 45 (29.03%) SolarWinds
6 21 (13.55%) VMware
7 17 (10.97%) Citrix
8 16 (10.32%) BMC
9 14 (9.03%) Nokia
10 12 (7.74%) Fortinet
11 11 (7.10%) Microsoft
11 11 (7.10%) HP
12 9 (5.81%) Avaya
12 9 (5.81%) Blue Coat
12 9 (5.81%) Websense
13 8 (5.16%) Brocade
14 7 (4.52%) Aruba
14 7 (4.52%) Mercator
15 6 (3.87%) BT
16 5 (3.23%) Polycom
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