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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 239 270 263
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 7 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.090% 0.031% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.066% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Median daily rate £413 £355 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% +7.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £319 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £391 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £310 £394
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -21.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £37.60
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3777 4513 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.73% 47.30% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2101 2476 2436
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 244 303
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.79% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £11.38 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Riverbed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +22 3 £425 +19.71%
Berkshire - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £400 -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (38.10%) LAN
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 7 (33.33%) OSPF
6 7 (33.33%) BGP
6 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 6 (28.57%) Change Management
7 6 (28.57%) WAN
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) CCNP
7 6 (28.57%) F5
8 5 (23.81%) Network Management
8 5 (23.81%) Palo Alto
8 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
8 5 (23.81%) Network Security
8 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) OPNET
9 4 (19.05%) Wireless
9 4 (19.05%) CMDB
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (19.05%) VPN
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (19.05%) FabricPath

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (38.10%) LAN
4 7 (33.33%) BGP
4 7 (33.33%) OSPF
5 6 (28.57%) WAN
6 5 (23.81%) Network Security
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (19.05%) FabricPath
7 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 4 (19.05%) Wireless
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (14.29%) IOS XR
8 3 (14.29%) MPLS
8 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
8 3 (14.29%) NX-OS
9 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
10 1 (4.76%) VoIP
10 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (4.76%) Billing
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Support
7 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Firewall Support
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Network Management
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Network Design
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Presales
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) CCIE
4 2 (9.52%) CCSA
4 2 (9.52%) CCSE
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) OPNET
2 3 (14.29%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.76%) OpenView
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 6 (28.57%) F5
4 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 5 (23.81%) Palo Alto
5 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
6 2 (9.52%) Infoblox
6 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
6 2 (9.52%) Tufin
7 1 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (4.76%) Meraki
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) VMware