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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Barracuda Networks
Rank 566 565 541
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -24
Contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks 16 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.070% 0.032% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £208 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-44.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
22916 21957 20854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.98% 45.04% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13743 12638 11452
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 962 1161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.83 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Barracuda Networks across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Barracuda Networks Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 30 June 2015. 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
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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
London - 12 £500 - 1
East of England +1 2 £208 -
South East -23 2 - - 1
Barracuda Networks
UK

Barracuda Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 22 (73.33%) Firewall
2 21 (70.00%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) IIS
4 13 (43.33%) DNS
4 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (40.00%) Puppet
5 12 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (40.00%) DevOps
6 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
6 11 (36.67%) iPad
6 11 (36.67%) iPhone
6 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
6 11 (36.67%) Cisco
6 11 (36.67%) HTTP
6 11 (36.67%) Games
6 11 (36.67%) Streaming Video
7 10 (33.33%) VMware
7 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (33.33%) F5
8 8 (26.67%) Network Security
8 8 (26.67%) VPN
9 7 (23.33%) CCNA
9 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 6 (20.00%) Wireless
10 6 (20.00%) Sophos
10 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (20.00%) VLAN
10 6 (20.00%) Meraki
10 6 (20.00%) Windows 7

Barracuda Networks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 14 (46.67%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) PaaS
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) Firewall
2 13 (43.33%) DNS
3 11 (36.67%) HTTP
4 8 (26.67%) VPN
4 8 (26.67%) Network Security
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (20.00%) Wireless
5 6 (20.00%) VLAN
6 4 (13.33%) NAS
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (6.67%) MPLS
7 2 (6.67%) LAN
7 2 (6.67%) WAN
7 2 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (36.67%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Front Office
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Web Engineer
1 11 (36.67%) Senior Web Engineer
1 11 (36.67%) Operations Engineer
1 11 (36.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Application Security Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) SOAP
2 3 (10.00%) WCF
3 2 (6.67%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Streaming Video
1 11 (36.67%) iPhone
1 11 (36.67%) iPad
2 2 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) DevOps
2 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
2 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) Data Security
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.33%) Use Case
6 1 (3.33%) OWASP
6 1 (3.33%) Open Source
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) CCNA
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Xen
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) XenServer
3 3 (10.00%) iptables
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
4 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Puppet
1 12 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
2 10 (33.33%) F5
3 6 (20.00%) Meraki
3 6 (20.00%) Sophos
4 4 (13.33%) Sun
4 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Juniper
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
5 3 (10.00%) Websense
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft