The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riverbed over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £310 - -
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
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
735 651 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.33% 37.16% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 430 341
Average daily rate £400 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £10.30 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £16.72 £23.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Riverbed
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Riverbed Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Riverbed
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Riverbed Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 5 £310 -
Riverbed
Yorkshire

Riverbed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (88.89%) Meraki
2 8 (88.89%) Palo Alto
3 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (66.67%) Network Design
4 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (44.44%) F5
6 3 (33.33%) HSRP
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (33.33%) PKI
6 3 (33.33%) WLAN
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) OSPF
6 3 (33.33%) VRRP
6 3 (33.33%) CCDP
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) IPv4
6 3 (33.33%) CCIE

Riverbed
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) HSRP
3 3 (33.33%) IPv4
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) VRRP
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Informix
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Implementation Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Network Design Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) IBM XIV
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) WAN Optimisation
2 6 (66.67%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCDP
2 3 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (11.11%) Cacti
2 1 (11.11%) Grafana
2 1 (11.11%) Graphite
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Opsview
2 1 (11.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) Meraki
2 8 (88.89%) Palo Alto
3 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 4 (44.44%) F5
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) VMware