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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Riverbed
England / London
Rank 376 380 369
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 27 36 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.42% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 35
Median daily rate £463 £413 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +28.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £375 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
8278 8619 9566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.31% 41.05% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5535 5607 6370
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 148 198
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -7 11 £520 +26.06% 2
New Malden -6 1 - -
Hayes - 1 - -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 57 (87.69%) Cisco
2 42 (64.62%) WAN
2 42 (64.62%) Firewall
3 30 (46.15%) LAN
4 24 (36.92%) Wireshark
4 24 (36.92%) Network Security
5 23 (35.38%) Wireless
6 22 (33.85%) TCP/IP
6 22 (33.85%) CheckPoint
6 22 (33.85%) Network Management
7 21 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (32.31%) VPN
8 20 (30.77%) Juniper
8 20 (30.77%) CCNP
8 20 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (29.23%) Web Services
10 18 (27.69%) Linux
10 18 (27.69%) DHCP
10 18 (27.69%) Citrix
11 16 (24.62%) Dell
11 16 (24.62%) DNS
11 16 (24.62%) Windows
12 14 (21.54%) Ethernet
12 14 (21.54%) Project Management
12 14 (21.54%) Finance
12 14 (21.54%) SolarWinds
12 14 (21.54%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (20.00%) NetScaler
13 13 (20.00%) Load Balancing
13 13 (20.00%) Internet

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 (6.15%) IIS
1 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.15%) InfoPath
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (13.85%) Office 365
2 8 (12.31%) PaaS
3 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.15%) Akamai
4 4 (6.15%) IaaS
4 4 (6.15%) SaaS
5 2 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (64.62%) Firewall
1 42 (64.62%) WAN
2 30 (46.15%) LAN
3 24 (36.92%) Network Security
3 24 (36.92%) Wireshark
4 23 (35.38%) Wireless
5 22 (33.85%) TCP/IP
6 21 (32.31%) VPN
7 20 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (27.69%) DHCP
9 16 (24.62%) DNS
10 14 (21.54%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (21.54%) Ethernet
11 13 (20.00%) Internet
11 13 (20.00%) NetScaler
12 11 (16.92%) BGP
12 11 (16.92%) SAN
12 11 (16.92%) WLAN
13 10 (15.38%) MPLS
13 10 (15.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) PowerPivot
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Billing
2 4 (6.15%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Advertising
4 2 (3.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 18 (27.69%) Architect
3 14 (21.54%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Security Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Office 365 Architect
6 7 (10.77%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Network Architect
8 5 (7.69%) Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Azure Architect
8 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 5 (7.69%) Network Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
8 5 (7.69%) Security Architect
9 4 (6.15%) Cisco Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) Web Services
2 4 (6.15%) .NET
2 4 (6.15%) Ajax
2 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.15%) HTML
2 4 (6.15%) jQuery
2 4 (6.15%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (6.15%) XML
2 4 (6.15%) XSL
3 3 (4.62%) 802.1X
3 3 (4.62%) SOAP
4 1 (1.54%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
3 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.62%) CMDB
4 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Linux
2 16 (24.62%) Windows
3 10 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 9 (13.85%) SUSE
4 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Network Management
2 14 (21.54%) Project Management
3 13 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 12 (18.46%) DDoS Mitigation
4 12 (18.46%) Network Architecture
4 12 (18.46%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (16.92%) Change Management
5 11 (16.92%) Network Design
6 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
7 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (9.23%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (7.69%) E-Discovery
8 5 (7.69%) Information Security
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.15%) Content Management
9 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Content Management
9 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.62%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.15%) C#
3 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (30.77%) CCNP
3 11 (16.92%) CCNA
4 9 (13.85%) CCSE
5 8 (12.31%) CCIE
6 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
7 5 (7.69%) CCDA
7 5 (7.69%) JNCIA
7 5 (7.69%) JNCIP
7 5 (7.69%) JNCIS
8 3 (4.62%) CCSA
8 3 (4.62%) CISSP
8 3 (4.62%) GIAC
8 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.15%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.62%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.85%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.62%) ProxySG
3 3 (4.62%) XenApp
4 2 (3.08%) Firmware
5 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Nagios
1 6 (9.23%) OPNET
2 5 (7.69%) EnCase
3 4 (6.15%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.54%) Cacti
4 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.54%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 57 (87.69%) Cisco
2 22 (33.85%) CheckPoint
3 20 (30.77%) Juniper
4 18 (27.69%) Citrix
5 16 (24.62%) Dell
6 14 (21.54%) SolarWinds
7 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.92%) Brocade
8 11 (16.92%) F5
8 11 (16.92%) Red Hat
8 11 (16.92%) VMware
9 10 (15.38%) Palo Alto
10 9 (13.85%) Aruba
11 8 (12.31%) Blue Coat
12 7 (10.77%) HP
13 6 (9.23%) Infoblox
14 5 (7.69%) Tufin
15 4 (6.15%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 4 (6.15%) FireEye
15 4 (6.15%) TippingPoint