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 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 263 265 256
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 17 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.010% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.022% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
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
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
4731 4589 4384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.05% 46.20% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2816 2459 2191
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 255 259
Median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £41.00
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 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 5 May 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 - 10 £490 -
West Sussex - 4 £450 -
Berkshire - 2 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Riverbed
England

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) SolarWinds
3 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
3 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
3 14 (51.85%) WAN
4 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) HP
5 11 (40.74%) Firewall
6 10 (37.04%) Blue Coat
6 10 (37.04%) Network Management
7 9 (33.33%) Aruba
7 9 (33.33%) Network Architecture
7 9 (33.33%) Network Design
7 9 (33.33%) IBM
8 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.93%) Wireless
8 7 (25.93%) Change Management
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (22.22%) Tivoli
9 6 (22.22%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) Perl
9 6 (22.22%) VB
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (22.22%) Tcl
9 6 (22.22%) Netcool
9 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008

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:

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) WAN
2 11 (40.74%) Firewall
3 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 7 (25.93%) Wireless
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (18.52%) LAN
5 4 (14.81%) BGP
5 4 (14.81%) MPLS
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security
5 4 (14.81%) OSPF
5 4 (14.81%) VLAN
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (11.11%) DHCP
6 3 (11.11%) DNS
6 3 (11.11%) NX-OS
6 3 (11.11%) SSL
6 3 (11.11%) VPN
7 2 (7.41%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Network Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Technician
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (11.11%) CatOS
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Network Management
2 9 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 9 (33.33%) Network Design
3 7 (25.93%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Perl
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 6 (22.22%) Tcl
1 6 (22.22%) VB
2 5 (18.52%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
1 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) CCIE
3 3 (11.11%) CCNP
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) HNC
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Netcool
1 6 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 4 (14.81%) OPNET
3 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) SolarWinds
3 11 (40.74%) HP
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) Blue Coat
5 9 (33.33%) Aruba
5 9 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (22.22%) F5
6 6 (22.22%) Splunk
7 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
7 5 (18.52%) Meraki
8 4 (14.81%) 3Com
8 4 (14.81%) Juniper
8 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
9 3 (11.11%) Brocade
9 3 (11.11%) Intel Security
9 3 (11.11%) NetScout
10 2 (7.41%) ProCurve
10 2 (7.41%) Sonus
11 1 (3.70%) Fortinet