Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 180 190
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -4
Contract jobs citing Riverbed 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% 0.023% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.051% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Scotland median daily rate £375 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -8.33% +1.01%
UK median daily rate £415 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK 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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1878 1978 2331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.37% 45.88% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1087 1131
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
10th Percentile £202 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £501
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 64 76
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +13.75% -8.69%
10th Percentile £11.19 £9.56 £8.38
90th Percentile £46.30 £44.63 £41.88
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%

Riverbed
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Riverbed as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Riverbed in Scotland

Riverbed
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Riverbed in Scotland

Riverbed
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Riverbed in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Riverbed in Scotland

Riverbed
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riverbed within the Scotland 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
Aberdeen - 8 £375 -
Riverbed
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Riverbed.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) FortiGate
2 7 (87.50%) HP ASE
2 7 (87.50%) HP MASE
2 7 (87.50%) Aruba
2 7 (87.50%) CCSA
2 7 (87.50%) CCSE
2 7 (87.50%) BIG-IP
2 7 (87.50%) JNCIA
2 7 (87.50%) JNCIE
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) CCIP
2 7 (87.50%) CCDP
2 7 (87.50%) Service Management
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) ITSM
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) CCIE
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (62.50%) Network Design

Riverbed
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) BIG-IP
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) ITSM
1 7 (87.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCDP
2 7 (87.50%) CCIE
2 7 (87.50%) CCIP
2 7 (87.50%) CCSA
2 7 (87.50%) CCSE
2 7 (87.50%) HP ASE
2 7 (87.50%) HP MASE
2 7 (87.50%) JNCIA
2 7 (87.50%) JNCIE
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Aruba
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper