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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 375 390 388
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 29 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.084% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.19% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £382
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 - - £15.50
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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
9843 9957 9598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.66% 44.13% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6475 6470 6027
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £594 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 203 284
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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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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 +14 9 £463 -7.50% 4
Hounslow - 1 - -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 51 (86.44%) Cisco
2 42 (71.19%) Firewall
3 35 (59.32%) F5
4 34 (57.63%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (54.24%) CCNP
5 32 (54.24%) WAN
6 31 (52.54%) CheckPoint
7 26 (44.07%) MPLS
8 25 (42.37%) OSPF
9 24 (40.68%) BGP
10 22 (37.29%) Juniper
11 21 (35.59%) LAN
12 19 (32.20%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (28.81%) VPN
14 13 (22.03%) Finance
14 13 (22.03%) Wireless
14 13 (22.03%) WAN Optimisation
14 13 (22.03%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (18.64%) Load Balancing
15 11 (18.64%) Service Delivery
15 11 (18.64%) SLA
16 10 (16.95%) Windows
16 10 (16.95%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (16.95%) Multicast
17 9 (15.25%) SolarWinds
17 9 (15.25%) SSL
17 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
17 9 (15.25%) EIGRP
18 8 (13.56%) Project Management
18 8 (13.56%) CCNA

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (71.19%) Firewall
2 32 (54.24%) WAN
3 26 (44.07%) MPLS
4 25 (42.37%) OSPF
5 24 (40.68%) BGP
6 21 (35.59%) LAN
7 19 (32.20%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (28.81%) VPN
9 13 (22.03%) Wireless
9 13 (22.03%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (16.95%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (16.95%) Multicast
11 9 (15.25%) SSL
11 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
11 9 (15.25%) EIGRP
12 6 (10.17%) Wireshark
12 6 (10.17%) VPLS
12 6 (10.17%) Internet
12 6 (10.17%) VoIP
12 6 (10.17%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.69%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Law
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.08%) Network Team Leader
6 3 (5.08%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) XMPP
2 1 (1.69%) MAPI
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.08%) Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) WAN Optimisation
2 11 (18.64%) Load Balancing
2 11 (18.64%) Service Delivery
3 8 (13.56%) Project Management
3 8 (13.56%) ITIL
4 5 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.78%) Network Design
6 3 (5.08%) Service Management
6 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.69%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.69%) Validation
7 1 (1.69%) Migration
7 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.69%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) Lisp
3 1 (1.69%) Java
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (57.63%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (54.24%) CCNP
3 8 (13.56%) CCNA
4 2 (3.39%) CCIE
5 1 (1.69%) CCSE
5 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.69%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.08%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.39%) XenApp
4 2 (3.39%) vSphere
5 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (6.78%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (6.78%) OPNET
2 3 (5.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.69%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 51 (86.44%) Cisco
2 35 (59.32%) F5
3 31 (52.54%) CheckPoint
4 22 (37.29%) Juniper
5 9 (15.25%) SolarWinds
6 8 (13.56%) VMware
7 7 (11.86%) Citrix
8 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.78%) Aruba
9 4 (6.78%) Websense
9 4 (6.78%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.08%) BT
10 3 (5.08%) Fortinet
10 3 (5.08%) McAfee
10 3 (5.08%) Mercator
10 3 (5.08%) Symantec
10 3 (5.08%) Nokia
11 2 (3.39%) Oracle
11 2 (3.39%) HP
11 2 (3.39%) NetApp
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