Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 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 Riverbed Technology.

Riverbed
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 222 231
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9 -39
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.070% 0.029% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.063% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
North West median daily rate £350 - £450
10th Percentile £325 - £418
90th Percentile £375 - £483
England median daily rate £420 £448 £375
% change year-on-year -6.15% +19.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £50.00

Riverbed 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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2466 3152 3543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.99% 46.22% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1479 1874 1949
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £219 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 127 178
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.73 £11.23
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.30 £46.45
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

Riverbed
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Riverbed as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Riverbed in the North West

Riverbed
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Riverbed in the North West

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Manchester +28 4 £350 -
Riverbed
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) TeamSite
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Extranet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

Riverbed
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Extranet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) VMware