The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Barracuda Networks products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Barracuda Networks over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Barracuda Networks
UK / England
Rank 561 596 592
Rank change year-on-year +35 -4  
Contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks 5 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.039% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.028% 0.089% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 12
Median daily rate £330 £472 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.01% +4.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £436 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £467 £199
% change year-on-year -3.64% +134.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £46.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.50 -

Barracuda Networks is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18153 21417 22207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.80% 43.65% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11317 13158 12832
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 765 953
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +11.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.55 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.38 £51.00 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Barracuda Networks
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Barracuda Networks as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Barracuda Networks in England

Barracuda Networks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Barracuda Networks in England

Barracuda Networks
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Barracuda Networks in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Barracuda Networks in England

Barracuda Networks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Barracuda Networks in England

Barracuda Networks
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
London +35 3 £220 - 1
South East -5 1 £450 -4.55%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Barracuda Networks
UK

Barracuda Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 across the England region with a requirement for Barracuda Networks.

1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
4 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) SCOM
5 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (23.08%) SSL
5 3 (23.08%) SLA
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless

Barracuda Networks
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (23.08%) IPsec
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) SSL
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) 3G
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 2 (15.38%) ISDN
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) FX Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Murex Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Murex Support
3 1 (7.69%) Services Director
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 2 (15.38%) Replication
4 1 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Derivative
4 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) VMS
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (15.38%) Adaptive Security
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Management
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
3 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
3 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCOM
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (15.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Forcepoint
3 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Murex
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (7.69%) Trend Micro
5 1 (7.69%) VMware