The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 28 March 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 115 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 21 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.13% 0.32% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 0
Median daily rate £409 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.51% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £450
% change year-on-year -4.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Hampshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 981 1174 996
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 52.60% 53.22% 45.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 764 526
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 70
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.66% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.84 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Riverbed
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Riverbed as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Riverbed in Hampshire

Riverbed
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Riverbed in Hampshire

Riverbed
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Riverbed in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Riverbed in Hampshire

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook - 13 £423 -
Riverbed
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (100.00%) F5
2 24 (96.00%) Security Cleared
3 23 (92.00%) SC Cleared
3 23 (92.00%) LAN
4 22 (88.00%) CCNP
4 22 (88.00%) Juniper
5 21 (84.00%) WAN
5 21 (84.00%) Wireless
5 21 (84.00%) HP
6 20 (80.00%) CCIE
7 19 (76.00%) BIG-IP
7 19 (76.00%) Aruba
8 18 (72.00%) FortiGate
8 18 (72.00%) JNCIA
8 18 (72.00%) JNCIE
8 18 (72.00%) Fortinet
8 18 (72.00%) CCSE
8 18 (72.00%) Network Design
8 18 (72.00%) CCSA
8 18 (72.00%) Firewall
8 18 (72.00%) CCIP
8 18 (72.00%) CCDP
8 18 (72.00%) CheckPoint
9 17 (68.00%) ITIL
9 17 (68.00%) ITSM
9 17 (68.00%) Service Management
10 16 (64.00%) HP ASE
10 16 (64.00%) HP MASE

Riverbed
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 23 (92.00%) LAN
2 21 (84.00%) WAN
2 21 (84.00%) Wireless
3 19 (76.00%) BIG-IP
4 18 (72.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.00%) BGP
5 4 (16.00%) MPLS
5 4 (16.00%) OSPF
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (12.00%) IOS XR
6 3 (12.00%) NX-OS
7 1 (4.00%) Network Security
General
1 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Network Design
2 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 17 (68.00%) ITSM
2 17 (68.00%) Service Management
3 1 (4.00%) Presales
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (96.00%) Security Cleared
3 23 (92.00%) SC Cleared
4 22 (88.00%) CCNP
5 20 (80.00%) CCIE
6 18 (72.00%) CCDP
6 18 (72.00%) CCIP
6 18 (72.00%) CCSA
6 18 (72.00%) CCSE
6 18 (72.00%) JNCIA
6 18 (72.00%) JNCIE
7 16 (64.00%) HP ASE
7 16 (64.00%) HP MASE
8 13 (52.00%) Degree
9 1 (4.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 18 (72.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) F5
2 22 (88.00%) Juniper
3 21 (84.00%) HP
4 19 (76.00%) Aruba
5 18 (72.00%) CheckPoint
5 18 (72.00%) Fortinet