The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £330 £400
% change year-on-year
+28.89% -17.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Riverbed
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
157 168 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 54.70% 39.44% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 119 90
Average daily rate £390 £393 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +24.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £504 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%