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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 378 398 353
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -45
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 42 29 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.32% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 44
Median daily rate £449 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.04% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £331 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £37.60
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
9227 9109 10357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.97% 40.54% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6156 6025 7085
Median daily rate £450 £425 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 161 261
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.37 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Riverbed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 9 £525 +27.27% 2
New Malden -6 3 - -
Harrow - 1 £400 -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 81 (91.01%) Cisco
2 62 (69.66%) Firewall
3 48 (53.93%) WAN
4 44 (49.44%) Wireless
5 43 (48.31%) TCP/IP
6 41 (46.07%) CheckPoint
7 39 (43.82%) Wireshark
7 39 (43.82%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (41.57%) LAN
9 36 (40.45%) SolarWinds
10 35 (39.33%) Juniper
11 33 (37.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 31 (34.83%) Palo Alto
12 31 (34.83%) DHCP
13 30 (33.71%) Network Security
14 29 (32.58%) Cisco Certification
14 29 (32.58%) Change Management
15 28 (31.46%) Project Management
15 28 (31.46%) DNS
16 27 (30.34%) CCNP
16 27 (30.34%) Finance
16 27 (30.34%) Network Architecture
17 26 (29.21%) Network Management
17 26 (29.21%) F5
18 25 (28.09%) Aruba
18 25 (28.09%) VPN
19 21 (23.60%) Blue Coat
20 20 (22.47%) Windows
21 19 (21.35%) Linux
21 19 (21.35%) Tufin

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.49%) IIS
1 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.49%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (4.49%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (17.98%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.49%) InfoPath
3 4 (4.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (10.11%) Office 365
2 8 (8.99%) PaaS
3 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.49%) IaaS
4 4 (4.49%) SaaS
5 2 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (69.66%) Firewall
2 48 (53.93%) WAN
3 44 (49.44%) Wireless
4 43 (48.31%) TCP/IP
5 39 (43.82%) Cisco ASA
5 39 (43.82%) Wireshark
6 37 (41.57%) LAN
7 33 (37.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 31 (34.83%) DHCP
9 30 (33.71%) Network Security
10 28 (31.46%) DNS
11 25 (28.09%) VPN
12 18 (20.22%) WAAS
13 17 (19.10%) BGP
13 17 (19.10%) BIG-IP
14 16 (17.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 16 (17.98%) OSPF
15 15 (16.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 13 (14.61%) NetScaler
17 12 (13.48%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) PowerPivot
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 27 (30.34%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Legal
3 4 (4.49%) Advertising
3 4 (4.49%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Law
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Billing
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (49.44%) Network Engineer
2 22 (24.72%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) Architect
3 16 (17.98%) Network Security Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) Security Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) Consultant
5 9 (10.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Network Consultant
6 8 (8.99%) Office 365 Architect
7 7 (7.87%) Network Architect
8 6 (6.74%) Design Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Azure Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Juniper Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Network Security Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Senior Design Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.98%) Web Services
2 7 (7.87%) 802.1X
3 4 (4.49%) .NET
3 4 (4.49%) Ajax
3 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.49%) HTML
3 4 (4.49%) jQuery
3 4 (4.49%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (4.49%) XML
3 4 (4.49%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.74%) CMDB
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.47%) Windows
2 19 (21.35%) Linux
3 14 (15.73%) Windows Server
4 9 (10.11%) SUSE
4 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Change Management
2 28 (31.46%) Project Management
3 27 (30.34%) Network Architecture
4 26 (29.21%) Network Management
5 15 (16.85%) Network Design
6 14 (15.73%) ITIL
6 14 (15.73%) Service Management
7 13 (14.61%) DDoS Mitigation
7 13 (14.61%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (13.48%) Load Balancing
9 9 (10.11%) TOGAF
10 7 (7.87%) Information Security
11 6 (6.74%) E-Discovery
12 5 (5.62%) Change Control
12 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (5.62%) Escalation Management
12 5 (5.62%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (5.62%) Network Planning
12 5 (5.62%) WAN Optimisation
13 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.11%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.49%) C#
3 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (30.34%) CCNP
3 16 (17.98%) CCNA
4 13 (14.61%) CCSE
5 10 (11.24%) CCIE
6 7 (7.87%) CCSA
7 5 (5.62%) CCDA
7 5 (5.62%) CISSP
7 5 (5.62%) GIAC
7 5 (5.62%) JNCIA
7 5 (5.62%) JNCIP
7 5 (5.62%) JNCIS
7 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.12%) Degree
9 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (15.73%) PCI DSS
2 9 (10.11%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.37%) ProxySG
3 3 (3.37%) XenApp
4 2 (2.25%) Firmware
5 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (12.36%) Nagios
2 10 (11.24%) OPNET
3 6 (6.74%) EnCase
4 5 (5.62%) Cacti
4 5 (5.62%) SmokePing
5 4 (4.49%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 81 (91.01%) Cisco
2 41 (46.07%) CheckPoint
3 36 (40.45%) SolarWinds
4 35 (39.33%) Juniper
5 31 (34.83%) Palo Alto
6 26 (29.21%) F5
7 25 (28.09%) Aruba
8 21 (23.60%) Blue Coat
9 19 (21.35%) Tufin
10 17 (19.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 17 (19.10%) Citrix
11 16 (17.98%) Dell
11 16 (17.98%) FireEye
11 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
11 16 (17.98%) TippingPoint
12 15 (16.85%) Radianz
13 14 (15.73%) LogLogic
14 10 (11.24%) Red Hat
14 10 (11.24%) VMware
15 9 (10.11%) Brocade