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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Barracuda Networks over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Barracuda Networks
Rank 587 567 566
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks 13 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.027% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.058% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £335 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £500 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £386 £295
% change year-on-year
-17.15% +30.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -

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
25756 23945 24354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 46.26% 47.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15204 13647 12559
Average daily rate £385 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1263 1170 1383
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.96 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Barracuda Networks
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Barracuda Networks within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

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 18 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 November 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
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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
England -54 12 £320 -20.00% 11
South East -25 7 £320 -4.47% 3
Surrey - 6 £320 -
South West - 3 £278 - 7
Bristol - 3 £278 - 7
City of London +25 2 £315 -21.25% 1
London +2 2 £315 -21.25% 1
Reigate - - - -
Devon - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Exeter - - - -
East of England - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Billericay - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -

Barracuda Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (44.44%) MS Office
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) SAN
6 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 6 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) HP
6 6 (33.33%) WAN
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
7 5 (27.78%) Kaseya
7 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL V2
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) Juniper
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (27.78%) McAfee
8 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
8 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 4 (22.22%) DHCP
8 4 (22.22%) Wireless
9 3 (16.67%) BT
9 3 (16.67%) ITSM

Barracuda Networks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
3 1 (5.56%) Moodle
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) SAN
3 6 (33.33%) LAN
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) DHCP
4 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) NAS
5 3 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (11.11%) PSTN
6 2 (11.11%) ISDN
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
7 1 (5.56%) VLAN
7 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.56%) IPv6
7 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.56%) VPN
7 1 (5.56%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (11.11%) Voice Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Information Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Voice Support Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.11%) iPhone
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Wiki
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL V2
3 3 (16.67%) ITSM
3 3 (16.67%) Security Management
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Development
5 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
1 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
2 3 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) Kaseya
4 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 5 (27.78%) McAfee
5 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) BT
6 3 (16.67%) Tripwire
6 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
6 3 (16.67%) Qualys
6 3 (16.67%) Sun
6 3 (16.67%) Symantec
6 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 3 (16.67%) F5
7 2 (11.11%) Avaya
7 2 (11.11%) Intel
7 2 (11.11%) Veeam
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