The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 104 98 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.51% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £431 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £330 £400
% change year-on-year
+36.47% -17.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Riverbed
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
522 587 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.10% 43.61% 42.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 389 344
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.60 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.05% -2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £11.86 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £35.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Riverbed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (57.14%) Meraki
3 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
4 3 (42.86%) IBM XIV
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Informix
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 3 (42.86%) Games
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) Nagios
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) VRRP
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) WLAN
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Informix
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Design Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Implementation Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) IBM XIV
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
1 4 (57.14%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) CCDP
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) CCDE
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cacti
1 2 (28.57%) Grafana
1 2 (28.57%) Graphite
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Opsview
1 2 (28.57%) Salt
1 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Meraki
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas