The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Redback products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Redback over the 3 months to 31 May 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 Redback Networks, Inc.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Redback
Rank - - 81
Contract jobs citing Redback 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £386
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Redback
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
795 656 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.28% 43.79% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 330 266
Median daily rate £381 £325 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £177 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 39
Median hourly rate £13.55 £16.83 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.47% -6.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £38.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Redback
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Redback as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Redback Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Redback
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Redback across the Manchester region.

Redback Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Redback
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Redback 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Redback.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Redback
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper