The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed
Rank 380 373 377
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 22 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.095% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 29
Average daily rate
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£313 £351 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -14.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £413
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -39.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
- -46.42%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10367 11115 11883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.64% 45.84% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6565 7068 7155
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 290 328
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Riverbed
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +31 8 £500 +17.64% 2
Canary Wharf - 4 - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 39 (69.64%) Cisco
2 28 (50.00%) WAN
3 26 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (37.50%) LAN
5 18 (32.14%) VoIP
5 18 (32.14%) BGP
5 18 (32.14%) Firewall
6 17 (30.36%) F5
7 16 (28.57%) OSPF
8 15 (26.79%) MPLS
8 15 (26.79%) CCNP
9 14 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
10 13 (23.21%) CCIE
11 12 (21.43%) CheckPoint
12 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
12 11 (19.64%) Wireless
12 11 (19.64%) Cisco CUCM
12 11 (19.64%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (19.64%) SolarWinds
13 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
13 10 (17.86%) Finance
13 10 (17.86%) NetIQ
13 10 (17.86%) CA
14 9 (16.07%) CCNA
14 9 (16.07%) EIGRP
15 8 (14.29%) Juniper
15 8 (14.29%) Windows
15 8 (14.29%) Network Design
15 8 (14.29%) VLAN
16 7 (12.50%) Network Management

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.57%) Lync
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Project
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.00%) WAN
2 21 (37.50%) LAN
3 18 (32.14%) VoIP
3 18 (32.14%) BGP
3 18 (32.14%) Firewall
4 16 (28.57%) OSPF
5 15 (26.79%) MPLS
6 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
6 11 (19.64%) Wireless
6 11 (19.64%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (16.07%) EIGRP
8 8 (14.29%) VLAN
9 7 (12.50%) SAN
9 7 (12.50%) VPN
9 7 (12.50%) WLAN
10 6 (10.71%) DNS
10 6 (10.71%) DHCP
10 6 (10.71%) Internet
11 5 (8.93%) RIP
11 5 (8.93%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Legal
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) French Language
4 1 (1.79%) German Language
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Consultant
3 7 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Network Support
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Core Network Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco Support
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Network Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Server Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) J2EE
1 1 (1.79%) DCOM
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
1 1 (1.79%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.79%) PKI
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) UNIX
4 2 (3.57%) Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (14.29%) Network Design
3 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 7 (12.50%) Network Management
4 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
4 6 (10.71%) Migration
4 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.71%) Project Management
4 6 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (8.93%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.57%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.57%) Change Management
8 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.79%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.79%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) Perl
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) Python
2 2 (3.57%) Ruby
3 1 (1.79%) VB
3 1 (1.79%) C
3 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (26.79%) CCNP
3 13 (23.21%) CCIE
4 9 (16.07%) CCNA
5 2 (3.57%) CCDP
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.79%) CCDE
6 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) VTSP
6 1 (1.79%) MCSE
6 1 (1.79%) MCSA
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.79%) PMP
6 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.79%) CCVP
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.14%) VMware Server
3 4 (7.14%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (3.57%) BladeLogic
3 2 (3.57%) SCCM
3 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.79%) WSUS
4 1 (1.79%) OpenView
4 1 (1.79%) OPNET
4 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.79%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 39 (69.64%) Cisco
2 17 (30.36%) F5
3 12 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 11 (19.64%) SolarWinds
5 10 (17.86%) NetIQ
5 10 (17.86%) CA
6 8 (14.29%) Juniper
7 7 (12.50%) VMware
8 6 (10.71%) Aruba
9 5 (8.93%) Mitel
9 5 (8.93%) NetApp
9 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.14%) HP
10 4 (7.14%) Citrix
10 4 (7.14%) Avaya
10 4 (7.14%) McAfee
10 4 (7.14%) Polycom
10 4 (7.14%) Radware
11 3 (5.36%) Infoblox
11 3 (5.36%) Verint
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