The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riverbed
Rank - - 51
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £410 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +49.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.60 - £15.00
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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 207 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 47.83% 49.05% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 118 114
Average daily rate £330 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £165 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £13.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Riverbed across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Riverbed
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) ProCurve