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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed
Rank 353 401 382
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -19
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 64 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.10% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 13 10
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£350 £425 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +12.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £339 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £465 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.60 - £190.00
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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
10324 11289 10531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.07% 45.54% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7098 7447 6548
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 240 300
Average hourly rate £17.77 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.30% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.57 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.15 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +37 17 £413 -8.33% 2
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 59 (68.60%) Cisco
2 50 (58.14%) WAN
3 47 (54.65%) F5
4 44 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (47.67%) Firewall
6 36 (41.86%) Juniper
7 33 (38.37%) BGP
8 30 (34.88%) LAN
8 30 (34.88%) CCNP
9 27 (31.40%) CheckPoint
10 25 (29.07%) OSPF
11 24 (27.91%) CCNA
11 24 (27.91%) WAN Optimisation
12 20 (23.26%) EIGRP
13 19 (22.09%) Finance
14 18 (20.93%) Load Balancing
15 16 (18.60%) SAN
15 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
15 16 (18.60%) Windows
16 15 (17.44%) ITIL
16 15 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (17.44%) SolarWinds
17 14 (16.28%) VoIP
17 14 (16.28%) Banking
18 13 (15.12%) VMware
18 13 (15.12%) Active Directory
18 13 (15.12%) MPLS
18 13 (15.12%) Cisco IPT
18 13 (15.12%) Cisco Nexus
19 12 (13.95%) Cisco CUCM

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 6 (6.98%) IIS
1 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.16%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (58.14%) WAN
2 41 (47.67%) Firewall
3 33 (38.37%) BGP
4 30 (34.88%) LAN
5 25 (29.07%) OSPF
6 20 (23.26%) EIGRP
7 16 (18.60%) SAN
7 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
8 15 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (16.28%) VoIP
10 13 (15.12%) MPLS
10 13 (15.12%) Cisco IPT
10 13 (15.12%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (13.95%) WLAN
11 12 (13.95%) RIP
12 11 (12.79%) NetScaler
13 10 (11.63%) HSRP
13 10 (11.63%) VLAN
13 10 (11.63%) Network Security
14 9 (10.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (22.09%) Finance
2 14 (16.28%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.81%) Legal
4 4 (4.65%) Law
5 2 (2.33%) Games
5 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.16%) German Language
6 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (37.21%) Network Engineer
2 21 (24.42%) Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Network Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Network Support
5 9 (10.47%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) Consultant
5 9 (10.47%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Network Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Network Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Server Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Voice Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Network Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Network Administrator
9 5 (5.81%) Administrator
9 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) XMPP
1 1 (1.16%) Web Services
1 1 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.33%) Online Games
5 1 (1.16%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) Windows
2 12 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.49%) Linux
5 2 (2.33%) UNIX
6 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) WAN Optimisation
2 18 (20.93%) Load Balancing
3 15 (17.44%) ITIL
4 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Management
4 10 (11.63%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (8.14%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.14%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.98%) Network Management
6 6 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (5.81%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.65%) Change Management
8 4 (4.65%) Network Design
9 3 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.49%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.33%) Migration
10 2 (2.33%) ITSM
10 2 (2.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.33%) BCP
10 2 (2.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.98%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) VB
3 1 (1.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (34.88%) CCNP
3 24 (27.91%) CCNA
4 10 (11.63%) CCIE
5 8 (9.30%) CCDP
6 6 (6.98%) CCVP
7 2 (2.33%) CCSA
7 2 (2.33%) CCSE
7 2 (2.33%) CCSP
8 1 (1.16%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.16%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.16%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.16%) Degree
8 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.98%) VMware Server
2 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.98%) DFS Replication
3 5 (5.81%) vSphere
4 4 (4.65%) XenApp
4 4 (4.65%) UAG
5 2 (2.33%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (6.98%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (5.81%) SCOM
4 4 (4.65%) SCCM
4 4 (4.65%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.16%) logstash
6 1 (1.16%) Kibana
6 1 (1.16%) Puppet
6 1 (1.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (68.60%) Cisco
2 47 (54.65%) F5
3 36 (41.86%) Juniper
4 27 (31.40%) CheckPoint
5 15 (17.44%) SolarWinds
6 13 (15.12%) VMware
7 10 (11.63%) Citrix
8 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.14%) NetApp
10 6 (6.98%) Mitel
10 6 (6.98%) McAfee
10 6 (6.98%) Aruba
11 5 (5.81%) Polycom
11 5 (5.81%) Brocade
11 5 (5.81%) Mercator
11 5 (5.81%) NetIQ
11 5 (5.81%) CA
11 5 (5.81%) Websense
11 5 (5.81%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.65%) Radware
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