The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Barracuda Networks
Rank 550 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.067% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24018 20541 25376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.86% 46.77% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13757 11298 13318
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1052 1136 1256
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Barracuda Networks
UK

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South West - 13 £388 - 1
East of England - 1 £135 -
London - 1 £190 - 2
South East - 1 - - 4
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UK

Barracuda Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 21 (80.77%) Firewall
2 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 17 (65.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (65.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (61.54%) Migration
6 14 (53.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (53.85%) SharePoint
7 13 (50.00%) ISA Server
7 13 (50.00%) IIS
7 13 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 13 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) Cisco
10 7 (26.92%) Windows
10 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
10 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
10 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
11 6 (23.08%) CCSA
11 6 (23.08%) VMware
11 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
11 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (23.08%) Symantec
11 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (23.08%) SAN
11 6 (23.08%) HP

Barracuda Networks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (53.85%) SharePoint
1 14 (53.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 13 (50.00%) IIS
2 13 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
4 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 4 (15.38%) DNS
5 3 (11.54%) Wireless
5 3 (11.54%) HTTP
5 3 (11.54%) RIP
5 3 (11.54%) SMTP
5 3 (11.54%) OSPF
5 3 (11.54%) BGP
6 2 (7.69%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.85%) WLAN
7 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.54%) Publishing
1 3 (11.54%) Japanese Language
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Administrator
2 13 (50.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
1 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
1 1 (3.85%) CCTV
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) Network Management
4 2 (7.69%) B2B
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Information Management
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (23.08%) CCSA
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.54%) CCNP
4 3 (11.54%) CCNA
5 2 (7.69%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (3.85%) CCDP
6 1 (3.85%) CCSE
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) UAG
5 1 (3.85%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.54%) WSUS
3 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
4 6 (23.08%) Symantec
4 6 (23.08%) HP
4 6 (23.08%) VMware
5 4 (15.38%) Nokia
6 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
6 3 (11.54%) Brocade
6 3 (11.54%) McAfee
7 2 (7.69%) Websense
7 2 (7.69%) EMC
7 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.69%) Aruba
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.85%) F5
8 1 (3.85%) MobileIron
8 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard
8 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.85%) ProCurve