The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 113 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.32% - 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Riverbed
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1015 1086 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.36% 52.04% 49.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 551 443
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 69 37
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
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 Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Riverbed across the Hampshire region.

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Riverbed
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the Hampshire 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
Gosport - 2 £400 -
Portsmouth - 1 £310 -
Riverbed
South East

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Aruba
4 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) ProCurve
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 2 (33.33%) Tcl
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Tivoli

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Technician
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Tcl
1 2 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Netcool
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Aruba
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) ProCurve
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
5 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper