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 7 December 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Barracuda Networks
Rank 621 624 621
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks 9 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.084% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 6
Median daily rate £401 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £350 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 -

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
22737 23708 25190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.61% 42.77% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13915 13904 14848
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 872 987 1211
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +9.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Barracuda Networks within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Barracuda Networks Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 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 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 8 £392 -2.12% 7
South East - 4 £383 - 2
East of England -1 2 £469 -
Gatwick - 2 £374 -
West Sussex - 2 £374 -
London +3 1 - -
Stevenage -3 1 £450 -
Hertfordshire -12 1 £450 -
Suffolk - 1 £488 -
Derby - 1 £338 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -
Staines - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £338 -
Derbyshire - 1 £338 -
Berkshire - 1 £401 - 1
Surrey - 1 - -

Barracuda Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
3 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 9 (37.50%) LAN
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (33.33%) DNS
4 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 7 (29.17%) WAN
5 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (29.17%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (25.00%) SSL
6 6 (25.00%) Juniper
7 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.83%) HP
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) IIS
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
7 5 (20.83%) Clustering
7 5 (20.83%) F5
8 4 (16.67%) Social Media
8 4 (16.67%) Sage X3
8 4 (16.67%) DFS Replication
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (16.67%) WordPress

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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.83%) IIS
4 4 (16.67%) Apache
4 4 (16.67%) CMS
4 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 4 (16.67%) WordPress
5 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (4.17%) Confluence
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.17%) Liferay
6 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (16.67%) InDesign
1 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (12.50%) IaaS
4 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) PaaS
5 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) LAN
3 8 (33.33%) DNS
4 7 (29.17%) WAN
5 6 (25.00%) SSL
6 4 (16.67%) DHCP
6 4 (16.67%) Intranet
6 4 (16.67%) MPLS
6 4 (16.67%) Network Security
6 4 (16.67%) Skype
6 4 (16.67%) VLAN
6 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (16.67%) Wireless
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (8.33%) ISDN
8 2 (8.33%) OSPF
8 2 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) git-flow
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (16.67%) Advertising
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Clustering
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Social Media
4 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (8.33%) Blog
5 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.33%) PKI
5 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
5 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
5 2 (8.33%) Replication
5 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
6 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) Android
5 2 (8.33%) VMS
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) CRM
3 4 (16.67%) ERP
3 4 (16.67%) SEO
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Content Management
5 2 (8.33%) Information Management
5 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Online Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Software Audit
5 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 2 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) DFS Replication
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Shibboleth
3 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
3 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) F5
4 5 (20.83%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Adobe
5 4 (16.67%) HEAT Software
5 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 4 (16.67%) Sage
5 4 (16.67%) Symantec
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (12.50%) Forcepoint
7 2 (8.33%) Apple
7 2 (8.33%) arcserve
7 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.33%) Kaspersky
7 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.17%) Akamai
8 1 (4.17%) Imperva