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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 382 372 363
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 20 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.14% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.32% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 8
Average daily rate
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£320 £370 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £331 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £335 £353
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
9530 9875 9410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.57% 44.07% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6223 6354 6044
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 222 227
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(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
City of London +12 7 £475 +32.96% 3
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 69 (84.15%) Cisco
2 49 (59.76%) Firewall
3 48 (58.54%) F5
4 44 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (50.00%) WAN
6 40 (48.78%) BGP
7 39 (47.56%) Juniper
8 37 (45.12%) OSPF
9 34 (41.46%) CheckPoint
10 33 (40.24%) CCNP
11 30 (36.59%) LAN
12 24 (29.27%) MPLS
13 20 (24.39%) EIGRP
13 20 (24.39%) CCNA
14 18 (21.95%) ITIL
15 17 (20.73%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (18.29%) WAN Optimisation
16 15 (18.29%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (17.07%) Windows
17 14 (17.07%) VPN
18 13 (15.85%) VMware
18 13 (15.85%) Load Balancing
19 12 (14.63%) VLAN
19 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
19 12 (14.63%) Finance
19 12 (14.63%) Wireless
19 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
19 12 (14.63%) Citrix
19 12 (14.63%) SAN
20 11 (13.41%) WLAN

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (4.88%) IIS
2 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 49 (59.76%) Firewall
2 41 (50.00%) WAN
3 40 (48.78%) BGP
4 37 (45.12%) OSPF
5 30 (36.59%) LAN
6 24 (29.27%) MPLS
7 20 (24.39%) EIGRP
8 17 (20.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (18.29%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (17.07%) VPN
11 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
11 12 (14.63%) SAN
11 12 (14.63%) Wireless
11 12 (14.63%) VLAN
12 11 (13.41%) WLAN
12 11 (13.41%) Network Security
12 11 (13.41%) Junos
13 10 (12.20%) RIP
14 8 (9.76%) VoIP
14 8 (9.76%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.22%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.88%) Law
5 2 (2.44%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) Local Government
6 1 (1.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 33 (40.24%) Network Engineer
2 19 (23.17%) Consultant
3 13 (15.85%) Support Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Technical Consultant
5 11 (13.41%) Network Support
6 10 (12.20%) Network Support Engineer
6 10 (12.20%) Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Network Consultant
7 7 (8.54%) Network Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Server Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Voice Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Voice Consultant
10 4 (4.88%) Network Security Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Cisco Voice Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Operations Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Security Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) XMPP
2 2 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) MAPI
3 1 (1.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.44%) Online Games
4 1 (1.22%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.44%) Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Android
6 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) ITIL
2 15 (18.29%) WAN Optimisation
3 13 (15.85%) Load Balancing
4 10 (12.20%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (10.98%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (10.98%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (4.88%) Project Management
7 4 (4.88%) Service Management
8 3 (3.66%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.66%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (2.44%) Time Management
9 2 (2.44%) ITSM
9 2 (2.44%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (2.44%) Kanban
10 1 (1.22%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.22%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.32%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (40.24%) CCNP
3 20 (24.39%) CCNA
4 6 (7.32%) CCIE
5 3 (3.66%) CCDP
6 2 (2.44%) CCSP
6 2 (2.44%) CCSA
6 2 (2.44%) CCSE
7 1 (1.22%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.22%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) ProxySG
2 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.66%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.66%) vSphere
4 2 (2.44%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.44%) XenApp
4 2 (2.44%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.88%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (4.88%) OPNET
3 3 (3.66%) SCOM
3 3 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.22%) SCCM
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.22%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 69 (84.15%) Cisco
2 48 (58.54%) F5
3 39 (47.56%) Juniper
4 34 (41.46%) CheckPoint
5 13 (15.85%) VMware
6 12 (14.63%) Citrix
7 10 (12.20%) Aruba
8 8 (9.76%) SolarWinds
9 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.54%) Mercator
10 6 (7.32%) Blue Coat
11 5 (6.10%) Brocade
11 5 (6.10%) Polycom
12 4 (4.88%) Mitel
12 4 (4.88%) HP
12 4 (4.88%) NetApp
12 4 (4.88%) Nokia
13 3 (3.66%) Symantec
13 3 (3.66%) Websense
13 3 (3.66%) BT
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