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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 361 356 349
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 29 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.16% 0.092%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.36% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 9
Average daily rate
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£320 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £344 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £510 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £370
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9371 9564 8896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.73% 44.33% 45.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6130 6119 5714
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 211 228
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.30 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 5 £548 +47.97%
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 77 (81.05%) Cisco
2 58 (61.05%) F5
3 53 (55.79%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (52.63%) Firewall
5 49 (51.58%) BGP
5 49 (51.58%) WAN
6 48 (50.53%) Juniper
7 41 (43.16%) CheckPoint
7 41 (43.16%) OSPF
8 38 (40.00%) CCNP
9 34 (35.79%) LAN
10 28 (29.47%) MPLS
11 24 (25.26%) EIGRP
11 24 (25.26%) CCNA
12 19 (20.00%) Finance
12 19 (20.00%) ITIL
13 17 (17.89%) WAN Optimisation
14 16 (16.84%) Load Balancing
14 16 (16.84%) Windows
15 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
15 15 (15.79%) Banking
16 14 (14.74%) WLAN
16 14 (14.74%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (13.68%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (13.68%) VPN
17 13 (13.68%) SAN
17 13 (13.68%) VMware
18 12 (12.63%) Citrix
18 12 (12.63%) RIP
18 12 (12.63%) CCIE

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (52.63%) Firewall
2 49 (51.58%) BGP
2 49 (51.58%) WAN
3 41 (43.16%) OSPF
4 34 (35.79%) LAN
5 28 (29.47%) MPLS
6 24 (25.26%) EIGRP
7 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 14 (14.74%) WLAN
8 14 (14.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (13.68%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (13.68%) VPN
9 13 (13.68%) SAN
10 12 (12.63%) RIP
11 11 (11.58%) Network Security
11 11 (11.58%) HSRP
11 11 (11.58%) Junos
12 10 (10.53%) VLAN
13 9 (9.47%) Cisco IPT
13 9 (9.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.05%) JIRA
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 15 (15.79%) Banking
3 6 (6.32%) Law
4 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.16%) Legal
6 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.11%) Games
7 1 (1.05%) Local Government
7 1 (1.05%) German Language
7 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (35.79%) Network Engineer
2 21 (22.11%) Consultant
3 18 (18.95%) Analyst
4 15 (15.79%) Network Analyst
5 14 (14.74%) Technical Consultant
6 13 (13.68%) Support Engineer
7 12 (12.63%) Network Support
8 10 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) Senior Network Analyst
10 7 (7.37%) Network Consultant
11 6 (6.32%) Senior Consultant
12 5 (5.26%) Voice Consultant
12 5 (5.26%) Server Analyst
12 5 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
12 5 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
13 4 (4.21%) Security Analyst
13 4 (4.21%) Cisco Engineer
13 4 (4.21%) Senior Technical Consultant
13 4 (4.21%) Network Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) Web Services
1 2 (2.11%) XMPP
2 1 (1.05%) MAPI
2 1 (1.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.11%) Online Games
4 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.84%) Windows
2 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.16%) Linux
6 2 (2.11%) UNIX
7 1 (1.05%) Android
7 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.00%) ITIL
2 17 (17.89%) WAN Optimisation
3 16 (16.84%) Load Balancing
4 11 (11.58%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (11.58%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (11.58%) Service Delivery
5 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.26%) Network Management
7 4 (4.21%) Change Management
7 4 (4.21%) Service Management
7 4 (4.21%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (4.21%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.16%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.16%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.11%) BCP
9 2 (2.11%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.11%) ITSM
9 2 (2.11%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.32%) SQL
2 2 (2.11%) VB
3 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 53 (55.79%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (40.00%) CCNP
3 24 (25.26%) CCNA
4 12 (12.63%) CCIE
5 4 (4.21%) CCDP
6 2 (2.11%) CCSP
6 2 (2.11%) CCSA
6 2 (2.11%) CCVP
6 2 (2.11%) CCSE
7 1 (1.05%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.05%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.05%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.05%) Degree
7 1 (1.05%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.16%) vSphere
2 3 (3.16%) ProxySG
2 3 (3.16%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.11%) UAG
3 2 (2.11%) VMware Server
3 2 (2.11%) DFS Replication
3 2 (2.11%) XenApp
3 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.21%) SCOM
3 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.11%) SCCM
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.05%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.05%) OPNET
Vendors
1 77 (81.05%) Cisco
2 58 (61.05%) F5
3 48 (50.53%) Juniper
4 41 (43.16%) CheckPoint
5 13 (13.68%) VMware
6 12 (12.63%) Citrix
7 8 (8.42%) SolarWinds
8 7 (7.37%) Aruba
8 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
8 7 (7.37%) Mercator
9 6 (6.32%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.26%) Polycom
10 5 (5.26%) Brocade
11 4 (4.21%) HP
11 4 (4.21%) Websense
12 3 (3.16%) Mitel
12 3 (3.16%) Symantec
12 3 (3.16%) NetApp
12 3 (3.16%) Nokia
13 2 (2.11%) EMC
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