The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Barracuda Networks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Barracuda Networks over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Barracuda Networks.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Barracuda Networks
Rank 579 588 556
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks 23 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.006% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.014% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Average daily rate £350 £210 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -46.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £274 £400
% change year-on-year
+27.85% -31.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
Barracuda Networks
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20185 21463 20154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.77% 45.74% 45.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12222 12712 11398
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 916 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Barracuda Networks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Barracuda Networks across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Barracuda Networks Jobs Demand Trend in England

Barracuda Networks
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks across the England region.

Barracuda Networks Daily Rate Trend in England

Barracuda Networks
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Barracuda Networks Hourly Rate Trend in England

Barracuda Networks
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Barracuda Networks across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Barracuda Networks Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Barracuda Networks
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Barracuda Networks within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +13 12 £408 +94.04% 2
East of England - 6 - -
South West +8 5 £350 +3.70%
Barracuda Networks
UK

Barracuda Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Barracuda Networks also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Barracuda Networks.

1 29 (76.32%) Cisco
2 25 (65.79%) Firewall
3 20 (52.63%) Juniper
3 20 (52.63%) LAN
4 19 (50.00%) Forcepoint
4 19 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 19 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 19 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (47.37%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (44.74%) Cisco IOS
6 17 (44.74%) Cisco PIX
6 17 (44.74%) SLA
7 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
9 14 (36.84%) CCNA
10 13 (34.21%) DNS
11 12 (31.58%) Remedy
12 11 (28.95%) CISSP
12 11 (28.95%) DHCP
12 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
13 9 (23.68%) PCI DSS
13 9 (23.68%) Degree
13 9 (23.68%) Information Security
13 9 (23.68%) ITIL
13 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
13 9 (23.68%) CISM
13 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
14 8 (21.05%) FTP
14 8 (21.05%) Migration
14 8 (21.05%) Asset Management

Barracuda Networks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Barracuda Networks also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Barracuda Networks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) IIS
1 7 (18.42%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) IaaS
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (65.79%) Firewall
2 20 (52.63%) LAN
3 19 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (44.74%) Cisco IOS
4 17 (44.74%) Cisco PIX
5 13 (34.21%) DNS
6 11 (28.95%) DHCP
7 8 (21.05%) FTP
8 7 (18.42%) Unified Communications
9 5 (13.16%) Skype
10 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (7.89%) DDNS
10 3 (7.89%) DSL
10 3 (7.89%) Junos
10 3 (7.89%) MPLS
10 3 (7.89%) Network Security
10 3 (7.89%) SSL
10 3 (7.89%) TACACS
10 3 (7.89%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Security Architect
4 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Messaging Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Support
6 2 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 7 (18.42%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.42%) Smartcard
3 6 (15.79%) Driving Licence
3 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
4 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.16%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.26%) PKI
6 1 (2.63%) Equities
6 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.63%) NHS
6 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (23.68%) Information Security
2 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 8 (21.05%) Asset Management
3 8 (21.05%) Migration
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) Business Development
4 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
4 7 (18.42%) Quality Management
4 7 (18.42%) SABSA
4 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
4 7 (18.42%) Waterfall
5 6 (15.79%) Security Architecture
5 6 (15.79%) Security Management
5 6 (15.79%) Security Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
6 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.53%) Network Design
8 3 (7.89%) Information Management
8 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
3 14 (36.84%) CCNA
4 11 (28.95%) CISSP
4 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
5 9 (23.68%) CISM
5 9 (23.68%) Degree
6 7 (18.42%) CISA
6 7 (18.42%) IISP
7 2 (5.26%) CCIE
7 2 (5.26%) CCNP
7 2 (5.26%) CCSA
7 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (44.74%) SLA
2 9 (23.68%) PCI DSS
3 7 (18.42%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (18.42%) ISO 9001
3 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (18.42%) ISO27005
3 7 (18.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Cisco
2 20 (52.63%) Juniper
3 19 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 19 (50.00%) Forcepoint
4 12 (31.58%) Remedy
5 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.42%) ArcSight
6 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
6 7 (18.42%) IBM
6 7 (18.42%) Intel Security
6 7 (18.42%) Qualys
6 7 (18.42%) Tripwire
7 6 (15.79%) F5
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle
7 6 (15.79%) Sun
8 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.26%) Brocade
9 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
9 2 (5.26%) Splunk
9 2 (5.26%) VMware