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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 100 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.37% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
485 650 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.22% 39.71% 41.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 402 249
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.77 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.55 £32.75 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 2 (33.33%) FWSM
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Informix
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
1 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCDE
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas