Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Riverbed products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Riverbed over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Riverbed
London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 229 278
Rank change year-on-year -1 +49 +14
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 6 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.092% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.53% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 15
City of London median daily rate £379 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.26% +5.56% +24.14%
10th Percentile £317 £382 £248
90th Percentile £511 £500 £538
London median daily rate £425 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -10.53% +26.67% -0.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £50.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year -23.08% - -

Riverbed is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2515 2805 4829
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.41% 40.72% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1839 2155 3532
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £270 £288 £250
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 33 115
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +6.35% -10.68%
10th Percentile £12.52 £11.25 £10.10
90th Percentile £34.67 £34.45 £30.52
London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +11.43% -5.41% +2.78%

Riverbed
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Riverbed as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Riverbed in the City of London

Riverbed
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Riverbed in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Riverbed in the City of London

Riverbed
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Riverbed in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Riverbed in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (50.00%) HSRP
4 3 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 2 (33.33%) CCIE
5 2 (33.33%) TACACS
5 2 (33.33%) CCDA
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) DMVPN

Riverbed
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (50.00%) HSRP
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) DMVPN
4 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (33.33%) TACACS
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Escalation Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCDA
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (16.67%) CCSA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Aruba
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft