Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Redback products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Redback over the 6 months to 18 November 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 Redback Networks, Inc.

Redback
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 872 863
Rank change year-on-year +44 -9 -40
Contract jobs citing Redback 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.003% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.007% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
England median daily rate £238 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +11.11% -7.22%
10th Percentile £219 £363 £306
90th Percentile £256 £388 £369
UK median daily rate £238 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -36.67% +11.11% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Redback is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40199 44295 45544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.13% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25195 27380 27387
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1568 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%

Redback
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Redback as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Redback in England

Redback
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Redback in England

Redback
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Redback in England

Redback
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Redback within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West - 3 £238 - 2
North of England - 3 £238 - 2
Redback
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Redback.

1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) IGMP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) NGN
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei

Redback
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (100.00%) IGMP
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) NGN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IP Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IP Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei