The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 5 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 Riverbed Technology.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £330 £400
% change year-on-year
+36.47% -17.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Riverbed
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
553 477 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 54.22% 49.07% 51.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 249 244
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 14
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +53.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £17.50 £9.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £22.50 £20.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Riverbed
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) OPNET
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) Tufin

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Tufin