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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 532 519 508
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 48 57 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.11% 0.075%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 10
Average daily rate
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£346 £370 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% +7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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
23060 23462 20410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.55% 45.66% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13389 13412 11202
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 997 1033 1135
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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 -15 19 £350 -7.59% 9
East of England +24 6 - - 1
Yorkshire -20 1 - - 3
South East -24 1 £400 +19.40% 3
South West - - - - 4
North West - - - -
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Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 110 (92.44%) Cisco
2 73 (61.34%) F5
3 72 (60.50%) Firewall
4 65 (54.62%) Cisco Certification
5 64 (53.78%) Juniper
6 59 (49.58%) CheckPoint
7 56 (47.06%) BGP
8 54 (45.38%) CCNP
9 52 (43.70%) OSPF
10 44 (36.97%) WAN
11 38 (31.93%) MPLS
12 35 (29.41%) LAN
13 31 (26.05%) ITIL
14 30 (25.21%) Cisco Nexus
15 29 (24.37%) Cisco ASA
16 28 (23.53%) SolarWinds
17 26 (21.85%) Windows
18 21 (17.65%) EIGRP
18 21 (17.65%) CCNA
19 20 (16.81%) Network Security
19 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
20 19 (15.97%) Network Monitoring
21 18 (15.13%) VPN
22 16 (13.45%) TCP/IP
22 16 (13.45%) Service Delivery
23 15 (12.61%) HP
24 14 (11.76%) Citrix
24 14 (11.76%) VMware
24 14 (11.76%) Junos
25 13 (10.92%) Load Balancing

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (10.08%) Lync
2 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (5.04%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (3.36%) IIS
4 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.68%) Node.js
5 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 72 (60.50%) Firewall
2 56 (47.06%) BGP
3 52 (43.70%) OSPF
4 44 (36.97%) WAN
5 38 (31.93%) MPLS
6 35 (29.41%) LAN
7 30 (25.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 29 (24.37%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (17.65%) EIGRP
10 20 (16.81%) Network Security
11 18 (15.13%) VPN
12 16 (13.45%) TCP/IP
13 14 (11.76%) Junos
14 13 (10.92%) Wireless
15 11 (9.24%) WLAN
16 10 (8.40%) VoIP
16 10 (8.40%) SAN
16 10 (8.40%) VLAN
16 10 (8.40%) HSRP
16 10 (8.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.68%) Redis
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 11 (9.24%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Banking
3 4 (3.36%) Law
4 2 (1.68%) Legal
4 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.68%) Games
4 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.84%) Local Government
5 1 (0.84%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (38.66%) Network Engineer
2 25 (21.01%) Consultant
3 15 (12.61%) Technical Consultant
4 12 (10.08%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Analyst
7 9 (7.56%) Network Support
8 8 (6.72%) Network Support Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Network Consultant
8 8 (6.72%) Architect
9 7 (5.88%) Security Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Network Security Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Network Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Network Specialist
12 4 (3.36%) Operations Analyst
12 4 (3.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.36%) Network Security Consultant
12 4 (3.36%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) CSS
2 4 (3.36%) XMPP
3 2 (1.68%) Memcached
3 2 (1.68%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.68%) LAMP
3 2 (1.68%) Web Services
4 1 (0.84%) MAPI
4 1 (0.84%) Middleware
4 1 (0.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.88%) User Experience
2 4 (3.36%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.68%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.68%) FlexPod
4 2 (1.68%) Online Games
4 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.85%) Windows
2 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.88%) Linux
5 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.68%) UNIX
6 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.84%) CentOS
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.05%) ITIL
2 19 (15.97%) Network Monitoring
3 16 (13.45%) Service Delivery
4 13 (10.92%) Load Balancing
5 9 (7.56%) Network Management
6 8 (6.72%) WAN Optimisation
6 8 (6.72%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (5.88%) Network Architecture
7 7 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (5.88%) Service Management
8 5 (4.20%) Project Management
9 4 (3.36%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.36%) Time Management
10 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (2.52%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (2.52%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (2.52%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.52%) Network Design
10 3 (2.52%) DevOps
11 2 (1.68%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (1.68%) Python
2 2 (1.68%) Ruby
2 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.68%) PHP
2 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.84%) Java
3 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (54.62%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (45.38%) CCNP
3 21 (17.65%) CCNA
4 13 (10.92%) CCIE
5 7 (5.88%) CCDP
6 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.20%) JNCIP
7 5 (4.20%) CCSP
7 5 (4.20%) CCSE
8 4 (3.36%) JNCIE
8 4 (3.36%) HP ASE
8 4 (3.36%) HP MASE
9 2 (1.68%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.68%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.84%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.84%) CCSA
10 1 (0.84%) Degree
10 1 (0.84%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.24%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.56%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.88%) vSphere
4 5 (4.20%) ProxySG
4 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.52%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.52%) XenApp
5 3 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.84%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (8.40%) OPNET
1 10 (8.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (5.88%) SCCM
3 6 (5.04%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (4.20%) SCOM
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.52%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.68%) Opsview
7 2 (1.68%) Graphite
7 2 (1.68%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.68%) Puppet
7 2 (1.68%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.84%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 110 (92.44%) Cisco
2 73 (61.34%) F5
3 64 (53.78%) Juniper
4 59 (49.58%) CheckPoint
5 28 (23.53%) SolarWinds
6 15 (12.61%) HP
7 14 (11.76%) Citrix
7 14 (11.76%) VMware
8 12 (10.08%) Fortinet
9 11 (9.24%) Blue Coat
10 10 (8.40%) Nokia
10 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
11 7 (5.88%) Mercator
11 7 (5.88%) BT
12 6 (5.04%) BMC
13 5 (4.20%) McAfee
13 5 (4.20%) Aruba
14 4 (3.36%) TippingPoint
14 4 (3.36%) Crossbeam
14 4 (3.36%) Websense
Spalding
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £220 - £240 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
X4 Group
Rate: £175 - 200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 20 days ago