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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 392 399 410
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 48 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.36% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 16
Median daily rate £475 £375 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £435 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
9768 9693 11160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.59% 42.02% 45.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6445 6433 7216
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 206 244
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.80 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +15 7 £500 +42.14% 1
New Malden - 2 - -
Harrow - 1 £400 -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 75 (93.75%) Cisco
2 55 (68.75%) Firewall
3 45 (56.25%) Wireless
4 43 (53.75%) WAN
5 39 (48.75%) Cisco ASA
6 38 (47.50%) CheckPoint
7 33 (41.25%) Juniper
8 32 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 32 (40.00%) LAN
8 32 (40.00%) Palo Alto
9 31 (38.75%) SolarWinds
10 30 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (35.00%) CCNP
11 28 (35.00%) Wireshark
12 26 (32.50%) Aruba
13 25 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
13 25 (31.25%) Network Security
13 25 (31.25%) Change Management
14 24 (30.00%) F5
15 22 (27.50%) Network Architecture
16 21 (26.25%) Finance
16 21 (26.25%) Project Management
16 21 (26.25%) VPN
17 20 (25.00%) DHCP
18 19 (23.75%) Data Centre
19 18 (22.50%) DNS
19 18 (22.50%) CCNA
19 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
20 17 (21.25%) OSPF
20 17 (21.25%) VoIP

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 2 (2.50%) IIS
1 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.25%) JBoss
2 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
4 2 (2.50%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (7.50%) Office 365
1 6 (7.50%) PaaS
2 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.25%) SaaS
3 2 (2.50%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (68.75%) Firewall
2 45 (56.25%) Wireless
3 43 (53.75%) WAN
4 39 (48.75%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (40.00%) LAN
5 32 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 28 (35.00%) Wireshark
7 25 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (31.25%) Network Security
8 21 (26.25%) VPN
9 20 (25.00%) DHCP
10 18 (22.50%) DNS
11 17 (21.25%) OSPF
11 17 (21.25%) VoIP
12 15 (18.75%) BGP
12 15 (18.75%) BIG-IP
12 15 (18.75%) EIGRP
13 14 (17.50%) WAAS
14 13 (16.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 12 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) PowerPivot
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Legal
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Advertising
5 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Law
7 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.25%) Games
7 1 (1.25%) Marketing
7 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (52.50%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (17.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 14 (17.50%) Security Engineer
4 12 (15.00%) Architect
5 11 (13.75%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Consultant
6 10 (12.50%) Design Engineer
6 10 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Network Consultant
8 6 (7.50%) Network Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Office 365 Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Senior Design Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Project Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Security Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) 802.1X
2 7 (8.75%) Web Services
3 3 (3.75%) .NET
4 2 (2.50%) Ajax
4 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.50%) HTML
4 2 (2.50%) jQuery
4 2 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (2.50%) XML
4 2 (2.50%) XSL
5 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (5.00%) CMDB
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Windows
2 14 (17.50%) Linux
3 13 (16.25%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.00%) SUSE
4 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Change Management
2 22 (27.50%) Network Architecture
3 21 (26.25%) Project Management
4 17 (21.25%) Network Design
5 16 (20.00%) ITIL
6 15 (18.75%) Network Management
7 12 (15.00%) Service Management
8 11 (13.75%) WAN Optimisation
9 10 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (11.25%) Change Control
10 9 (11.25%) Network Planning
11 8 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
11 8 (10.00%) Escalation Management
11 8 (10.00%) Load Balancing
11 8 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (10.00%) TOGAF
12 7 (8.75%) Information Security
13 4 (5.00%) E-Discovery
13 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
14 3 (3.75%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.00%) SQL
3 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.50%) C#
4 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.25%) Java
5 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (35.00%) CCNP
3 18 (22.50%) CCNA
4 11 (13.75%) CCSE
5 9 (11.25%) CCIE
6 8 (10.00%) CCSA
7 4 (5.00%) CISSP
7 4 (5.00%) GIAC
7 4 (5.00%) JNCIA
7 4 (5.00%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.50%) CCDA
8 2 (2.50%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (13.75%) PCI DSS
2 9 (11.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.75%) XenApp
4 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.25%) Firmware
5 1 (1.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) Nagios
2 9 (11.25%) Cacti
2 9 (11.25%) SmokePing
3 7 (8.75%) OPNET
4 4 (5.00%) EnCase
5 2 (2.50%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.25%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.25%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 75 (93.75%) Cisco
2 38 (47.50%) CheckPoint
3 33 (41.25%) Juniper
4 32 (40.00%) Palo Alto
5 31 (38.75%) SolarWinds
6 26 (32.50%) Aruba
7 24 (30.00%) F5
8 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 16 (20.00%) Blue Coat
9 16 (20.00%) Tufin
10 14 (17.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 14 (17.50%) Radianz
11 13 (16.25%) Citrix
11 13 (16.25%) FireEye
11 13 (16.25%) TippingPoint
12 12 (15.00%) LogLogic
13 9 (11.25%) Dell
14 8 (10.00%) Brocade
14 8 (10.00%) Intel Security
15 7 (8.75%) Fortinet