The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Redback products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Redback over the 3 months to 25 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 Redback Networks, Inc.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Redback
Rank - 637 617
Contract jobs citing Redback 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.004% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £386
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £386
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23972 24303 23493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.63% 44.84% 44.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14771 14032 13325
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 1130 1053
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.46 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.34% +2.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

Redback
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Redback Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Redback
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Redback within the UK.

Redback Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Redback
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Redback within the UK.

Redback Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Redback
Top 9 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Redback also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Redback.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Redback
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (100.00%) Junos
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper