The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 154 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 9 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.32% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £331 £365
% change year-on-year
+18.95% -9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1867 1410 1281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.47% 45.12% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1080 741 572
Average daily rate £390 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.41% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 92 104
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £10.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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
Cheshire -15 6 £450 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (22.22%) Law
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (22.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
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