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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 95 86 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.61% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate £550 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -2.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Riverbed
South East

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
664 658 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 55.10% 46.08% 47.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 357 319
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 27 24
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £12.28 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.25 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Riverbed also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Riverbed.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) CatOS
2 3 (75.00%) NetScout
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Riverbed also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Riverbed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) NetScout
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds