The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed
Rank 521 482 495
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +13
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 49 60 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 50
Average daily rate
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£341 £310 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.83% -24.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £288 £413
% change year-on-year
+14.08% -30.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
- -46.42%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22443 21822 24527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.46% 46.91% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12742 12175 12864
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1014 1126 1280
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 -5 23 £313 -10.71% 6
North West - 10 - -
South East -11 6 £325 +73.33% 2
East of England -30 5 £305 +35.55% 1
South West - 1 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 £388 - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 75 (75.76%) Cisco
2 54 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (43.43%) WAN
4 41 (41.41%) F5
5 39 (39.39%) LAN
6 34 (34.34%) Firewall
7 30 (30.30%) Juniper
7 30 (30.30%) MPLS
8 29 (29.29%) OSPF
8 29 (29.29%) CCNP
9 27 (27.27%) BGP
10 23 (23.23%) CCNA
11 22 (22.22%) VoIP
11 22 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (21.21%) Windows
13 18 (18.18%) CheckPoint
13 18 (18.18%) Service Delivery
13 18 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
14 17 (17.17%) TCP/IP
14 17 (17.17%) HP
15 16 (16.16%) CCIE
16 15 (15.15%) Wireless
17 14 (14.14%) EIGRP
17 14 (14.14%) VPN
17 14 (14.14%) ITIL
18 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
18 13 (13.13%) SolarWinds
18 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
18 13 (13.13%) Network Design
18 13 (13.13%) Cisco CUCM

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.03%) Lync
4 3 (3.03%) Apache
5 2 (2.02%) IIS
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS Project
3 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 43 (43.43%) WAN
2 39 (39.39%) LAN
3 34 (34.34%) Firewall
4 30 (30.30%) MPLS
5 29 (29.29%) OSPF
6 27 (27.27%) BGP
7 22 (22.22%) VoIP
7 22 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
8 17 (17.17%) TCP/IP
9 15 (15.15%) Wireless
10 14 (14.14%) VPN
10 14 (14.14%) EIGRP
11 11 (11.11%) DNS
12 10 (10.10%) SAN
12 10 (10.10%) WLAN
12 10 (10.10%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (9.09%) VLAN
14 8 (8.08%) NetScaler
14 8 (8.08%) Internet
15 7 (7.07%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Ingres
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) WebLOAD
General
1 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.10%) Finance
3 4 (4.04%) Legal
3 4 (4.04%) Banking
4 3 (3.03%) French Language
5 1 (1.01%) German Language
5 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (47.47%) Network Engineer
2 15 (15.15%) Consultant
3 9 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (7.07%) Network Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Architect
5 6 (6.06%) Analyst
5 6 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Deployment Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Network Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Project Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Administrator
7 4 (4.04%) Network Support
7 4 (4.04%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Core Network Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Network Specialist
8 3 (3.03%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) JSP
2 1 (1.01%) Web Services
2 1 (1.01%) WAP
2 1 (1.01%) OCX
2 1 (1.01%) J2EE
2 1 (1.01%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.02%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.02%) Cryptography
2 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.01%) PKI
3 1 (1.01%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.21%) Windows
2 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.08%) Linux
4 6 (6.06%) UNIX
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.01%) OS/400
7 1 (1.01%) Solaris
7 1 (1.01%) CentOS
7 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 18 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
2 14 (14.14%) ITIL
3 13 (13.13%) Network Design
4 12 (12.12%) Project Management
5 11 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 11 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (10.10%) Network Management
7 7 (7.07%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
8 6 (6.06%) Migration
8 6 (6.06%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.04%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.04%) Change Management
9 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (3.03%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.03%) Service Management
11 2 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.02%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.02%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.04%) Perl
2 3 (3.03%) SQL
2 3 (3.03%) Python
2 3 (3.03%) Ruby
3 2 (2.02%) Java
4 1 (1.01%) C
4 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (29.29%) CCNP
3 23 (23.23%) CCNA
4 16 (16.16%) CCIE
5 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.05%) MCSE
7 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.04%) CCDP
9 3 (3.03%) CCIP
9 3 (3.03%) Degree
10 2 (2.02%) CCVP
11 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.01%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.01%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.01%) MCITP
11 1 (1.01%) PMP
11 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.01%) MCSA
11 1 (1.01%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) JSP 440
2 3 (3.03%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.05%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.04%) DFS Replication
3 4 (4.04%) VMware Server
4 3 (3.03%) vSphere
4 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (7.07%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (4.04%) SCCM
4 3 (3.03%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.02%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.01%) WSUS
6 1 (1.01%) Puppet
6 1 (1.01%) OpenView
6 1 (1.01%) Nagios
6 1 (1.01%) OPNET
6 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.01%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 75 (75.76%) Cisco
2 41 (41.41%) F5
3 30 (30.30%) Juniper
4 18 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 17 (17.17%) HP
6 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
6 13 (13.13%) SolarWinds
7 11 (11.11%) McAfee
8 10 (10.10%) NetIQ
8 10 (10.10%) CA
9 9 (9.09%) Avaya
10 7 (7.07%) Citrix
10 7 (7.07%) VMware
11 6 (6.06%) Aruba
12 5 (5.05%) ProCurve
12 5 (5.05%) Mitel
12 5 (5.05%) NetApp
13 4 (4.04%) Blue Coat
13 4 (4.04%) Brocade
13 4 (4.04%) Radware
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