The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 390 392 395
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 34 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.087% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £255 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £540 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.25
Riverbed
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10425 10213 10562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.69% 44.57% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6528 6618
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 208 303
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in London

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in London

Riverbed
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Riverbed across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Riverbed Daily Rate Histogram in London

Riverbed
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the London region.

Riverbed Hourly Rate Trend in London

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
City of London -8 7 £322 -35.70% 2
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 48 (87.27%) Cisco
2 37 (67.27%) Firewall
3 35 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (61.82%) CCNP
5 33 (60.00%) WAN
6 31 (56.36%) CheckPoint
6 31 (56.36%) F5
7 28 (50.91%) MPLS
8 24 (43.64%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (41.82%) VPN
10 21 (38.18%) Wireless
11 20 (36.36%) OSPF
11 20 (36.36%) BGP
12 19 (34.55%) LAN
13 18 (32.73%) WAN Optimisation
14 17 (30.91%) Load Balancing
15 16 (29.09%) Juniper
15 16 (29.09%) SolarWinds
16 15 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (27.27%) Windows
17 14 (25.45%) Cisco Nexus
18 11 (20.00%) VLAN
19 10 (18.18%) VoIP
19 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
19 10 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
19 10 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
19 10 (18.18%) Wireshark
20 9 (16.36%) Multicast
20 9 (16.36%) Cisco CUCM
20 9 (16.36%) SSL

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (67.27%) Firewall
2 33 (60.00%) WAN
3 28 (50.91%) MPLS
4 24 (43.64%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (41.82%) VPN
6 21 (38.18%) Wireless
7 20 (36.36%) OSPF
7 20 (36.36%) BGP
8 19 (34.55%) LAN
9 15 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (25.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (20.00%) VLAN
12 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
12 10 (18.18%) VoIP
12 10 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
12 10 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
12 10 (18.18%) Wireshark
13 9 (16.36%) Multicast
13 9 (16.36%) SSL
13 9 (16.36%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Consultant
3 8 (14.55%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (5.45%) Communications Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) XMPP
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) MAPI
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Linux
3 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.09%) UNIX
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.45%) Mac OS X
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Android
6 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) WAN Optimisation
2 17 (30.91%) Load Balancing
3 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
3 9 (16.36%) ITIL
4 8 (14.55%) Project Management
5 7 (12.73%) Network Management
6 6 (10.91%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.27%) Network Design
9 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.82%) Network Load Balancing
10 1 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.82%) DevOps
10 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.82%) Service Management
10 1 (1.82%) Validation
10 1 (1.82%) Migration
10 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) VB
2 3 (5.45%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) Lisp
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (61.82%) CCNP
3 7 (12.73%) CCNA
4 2 (3.64%) CCIE
5 1 (1.82%) CCDP
5 1 (1.82%) CCSE
5 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.82%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.64%) XenApp
4 2 (3.64%) vSphere
5 1 (1.82%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.27%) OPNET
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.82%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 48 (87.27%) Cisco
2 31 (56.36%) CheckPoint
2 31 (56.36%) F5
3 16 (29.09%) SolarWinds
3 16 (29.09%) Juniper
4 8 (14.55%) VMware
5 7 (12.73%) Citrix
6 6 (10.91%) Blue Coat
7 5 (9.09%) Aruba
7 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.27%) McAfee
8 4 (7.27%) Nokia
9 3 (5.45%) Mitel
9 3 (5.45%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.45%) BT
9 3 (5.45%) NetApp
9 3 (5.45%) HP
9 3 (5.45%) Avaya
10 2 (3.64%) Oracle
10 2 (3.64%) Mercator
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