The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Riverbed
South East / Surrey
Rank 71 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.42% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.33% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £550 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +69.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £320 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
454 614 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.09% 52.08% 46.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 374 342
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 50 36
Median hourly rate £21.00 £50.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +170.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £16.42 £13.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £56.12 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Riverbed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Riverbed
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Riverbed Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) FabricPath
5 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (30.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (10.00%) LogLogic
7 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (10.00%) Meraki
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) WAAS
7 1 (10.00%) Aruba
7 1 (10.00%) Radianz
7 1 (10.00%) DNS
7 1 (10.00%) DHCP

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) FabricPath
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) WAAS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Technical Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (10.00%) Aruba
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) LogLogic
3 1 (10.00%) Meraki
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Radianz
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) TippingPoint