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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Riverbed
England / South East
Rank 219 249 244
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -5
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 20 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.085% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.18% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 14
Median daily rate £423 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £385 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £315 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
3665 3903 4382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 50.08% 47.57% 48.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2085 2150 2297
Median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 212 210
Median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +117.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £12.00 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Riverbed across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Riverbed Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +19 7 £415 +27.69% 2
Surrey +19 4 £350 - 1
Berkshire +7 4 £315 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £650 -
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 27 (81.82%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) Firewall
3 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 15 (45.45%) WAN
4 15 (45.45%) F5
5 14 (42.42%) Wireless
6 13 (39.39%) LAN
6 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
6 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
7 12 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (36.36%) ITIL
7 12 (36.36%) Juniper
8 11 (33.33%) CCNP
8 11 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (30.30%) FortiGate
9 10 (30.30%) Fortinet
10 9 (27.27%) CCSE
10 9 (27.27%) Aruba
10 9 (27.27%) CCSA
10 9 (27.27%) CCIE
11 8 (24.24%) HP
11 8 (24.24%) BIG-IP
12 7 (21.21%) Network Design
12 7 (21.21%) JNCIA
12 7 (21.21%) JNCIE
12 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
12 7 (21.21%) HP ASE
12 7 (21.21%) HP MASE
12 7 (21.21%) Data Centre

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 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) WAN
3 14 (42.42%) Wireless
4 13 (39.39%) LAN
5 12 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (24.24%) BIG-IP
8 7 (21.21%) BGP
8 7 (21.21%) OSPF
9 6 (18.18%) VPN
10 4 (12.12%) FabricPath
10 4 (12.12%) Network Security
11 3 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (9.09%) IOS XR
11 3 (9.09%) MPLS
11 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
11 3 (9.09%) NX-OS
11 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
12 2 (6.06%) WAAS
General
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Office 365 Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
2 7 (21.21%) Network Design
3 6 (18.18%) ITSM
3 6 (18.18%) Service Management
4 4 (12.12%) Change Management
4 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 3 (9.09%) Network Management
5 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Presales
6 2 (6.06%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.03%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
2 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) CCNP
4 9 (27.27%) CCIE
4 9 (27.27%) CCSA
4 9 (27.27%) CCSE
5 7 (21.21%) CCDP
5 7 (21.21%) CCIP
5 7 (21.21%) HP ASE
5 7 (21.21%) HP MASE
5 7 (21.21%) JNCIA
5 7 (21.21%) JNCIE
6 6 (18.18%) Degree
7 3 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) FortiGate
2 3 (9.09%) OPNET
3 1 (3.03%) OpenView
3 1 (3.03%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Cisco
2 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 15 (45.45%) F5
3 12 (36.36%) Juniper
4 10 (30.30%) Fortinet
5 9 (27.27%) Aruba
6 8 (24.24%) HP
7 6 (18.18%) SolarWinds
8 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
8 5 (15.15%) Palo Alto
9 3 (9.09%) Citrix
9 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (3.03%) Infoblox
10 1 (3.03%) Infovista
10 1 (3.03%) Radianz
10 1 (3.03%) Splunk
10 1 (3.03%) TippingPoint
10 1 (3.03%) Tufin
10 1 (3.03%) VMware
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
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