The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Riverbed
Rank 261 233 224
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -9
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 2 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.066% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £325 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £263
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.25
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England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4495 4337 4227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.78% 47.54% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2166 2081
Average daily rate £388 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 236 351
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.30 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Riverbed
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the South East region.

Riverbed Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Berkshire 0 1 - - 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Meraki
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Brocade
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) VRRP

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) HSRP
2 1 (25.00%) GLBP
2 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) RIP
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Meraki