The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Barracuda Networks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Barracuda Networks over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Barracuda Networks
UK
Rank 591 613 611
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks 3 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.031% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.015% 0.071% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £408 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +48.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £408 £274
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +48.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £51.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.25 -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20200 22429 23591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.54% 43.13% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12524 13422 13583
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 762 838 962
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +21.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

Barracuda Networks
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Barracuda Networks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Barracuda Networks
Daily Rate Trend

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

Barracuda Networks Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Barracuda Networks
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Barracuda Networks Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Barracuda Networks
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Barracuda Networks within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 2 £450 +4.34% 2
South East +13 2 £450 +4.34%
Middlesex - 2 £450 -
Scotland +30 1 £450 +50.00%
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -

Barracuda Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Barracuda Networks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Barracuda Networks.

1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (21.43%) Puppet
6 3 (21.43%) F5
6 3 (21.43%) IaaS
6 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) ISDN
7 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Windows

Barracuda Networks
Top Related IT Skills 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 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Liferay
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) IaaS
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) MPLS
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (14.29%) 3G
6 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) DDNS
6 2 (14.29%) DSL
6 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
6 2 (14.29%) OSPF
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
6 2 (14.29%) SSL
6 2 (14.29%) TACACS
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) git-flow
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Azure Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) VMS
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Information Management
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 2 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) Shibboleth
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Juniper
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) WSO2