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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 377 411 385
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -26
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 38 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.092% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.20% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 34
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -25.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £326 £365
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -10.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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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
10206 10898 11475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.03% 45.52% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6721 6830 7368
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 233 261
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +5 8 £322 -8.14% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £435 -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (86.57%) Cisco
2 53 (79.10%) Firewall
3 51 (76.12%) WAN
4 42 (62.69%) CheckPoint
5 41 (61.19%) Cisco Certification
6 37 (55.22%) CCNP
7 34 (50.75%) MPLS
7 34 (50.75%) Wireless
7 34 (50.75%) Cisco ASA
8 33 (49.25%) F5
9 31 (46.27%) VPN
10 27 (40.30%) LAN
10 27 (40.30%) WAN Optimisation
11 25 (37.31%) SolarWinds
11 25 (37.31%) Cisco IOS
11 25 (37.31%) Load Balancing
11 25 (37.31%) OSPF
12 23 (34.33%) BGP
13 21 (31.34%) Windows
14 19 (28.36%) ITIL
14 19 (28.36%) VLAN
15 18 (26.87%) Cisco CUCM
15 18 (26.87%) Cisco ISE
15 18 (26.87%) VoIP
16 17 (25.37%) Juniper
16 17 (25.37%) EIGRP
16 17 (25.37%) IPsec
16 17 (25.37%) Spanning Tree
16 17 (25.37%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (25.37%) Wireshark

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.97%) IBM Notes
4 4 (5.97%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 53 (79.10%) Firewall
2 51 (76.12%) WAN
3 34 (50.75%) MPLS
3 34 (50.75%) Wireless
3 34 (50.75%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (46.27%) VPN
5 27 (40.30%) LAN
6 25 (37.31%) OSPF
6 25 (37.31%) Cisco IOS
7 23 (34.33%) BGP
8 19 (28.36%) VLAN
9 18 (26.87%) Cisco ISE
9 18 (26.87%) VoIP
10 17 (25.37%) EIGRP
10 17 (25.37%) Spanning Tree
10 17 (25.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (25.37%) Wireshark
10 17 (25.37%) Network Security
10 17 (25.37%) IPsec
11 16 (23.88%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Legal
3 4 (5.97%) Advertising
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Network Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Network Specialist
5 4 (5.97%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.48%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.48%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Network Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Network Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Architect
7 2 (2.99%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) 802.1X
2 5 (7.46%) XMPP
3 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.46%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.99%) PKI
4 2 (2.99%) CMDB
4 2 (2.99%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) iPhone
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) Linux
3 11 (16.42%) UNIX
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.48%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) WAN Optimisation
2 25 (37.31%) Load Balancing
3 19 (28.36%) ITIL
4 16 (23.88%) Network Management
5 13 (19.40%) Project Management
6 11 (16.42%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (14.93%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (13.43%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (11.94%) Migration
10 7 (10.45%) Network Design
11 5 (7.46%) Service Management
11 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.97%) Change Management
13 3 (4.48%) Time Management
13 3 (4.48%) Network Load Balancing
13 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
14 2 (2.99%) DDoS Mitigation
14 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Management
15 1 (1.49%) Mobile Device Management
15 1 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) VB
2 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.99%) SQL
3 2 (2.99%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 41 (61.19%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (55.22%) CCNP
3 8 (11.94%) CCNA
4 7 (10.45%) CCIE
5 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) CCDP
7 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.49%) CCVP
7 1 (1.49%) CCSE
7 1 (1.49%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.49%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) QA
3 2 (2.99%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (14.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) ProxySG
3 4 (5.97%) vSphere
4 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.99%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.99%) XenApp
5 2 (2.99%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 18 (26.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (8.96%) OPNET
3 4 (5.97%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (5.97%) AirWatch
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (4.48%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (2.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.49%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.49%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 58 (86.57%) Cisco
2 42 (62.69%) CheckPoint
3 33 (49.25%) F5
4 25 (37.31%) SolarWinds
5 17 (25.37%) Juniper
6 8 (11.94%) Blue Coat
7 7 (10.45%) VMware
8 6 (8.96%) Mitel
8 6 (8.96%) BT
8 6 (8.96%) McAfee
8 6 (8.96%) Aruba
9 5 (7.46%) Citrix
9 5 (7.46%) Symantec
10 4 (5.97%) Fortinet
10 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
10 4 (5.97%) HP
10 4 (5.97%) Dell
10 4 (5.97%) NetApp
10 4 (5.97%) Lotus
11 3 (4.48%) Nokia
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