The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 June 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.

Barracuda Networks
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 259 267
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8  
Contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks 3 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.039% 0.13% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.078% 0.28% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Median daily rate £375 £365 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +73.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £375 £208
% change year-on-year +16.00% +80.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3829 4361 4460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.29% 48.34% 47.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2129 2563 2436
Median daily rate £413 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 220 241
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Barracuda Networks
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Barracuda Networks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Barracuda Networks in the South East

Barracuda Networks
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Barracuda Networks in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Barracuda Networks in the South East

Barracuda Networks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Barracuda Networks in the South East

Barracuda Networks
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Surrey 0 2 £375 -37.50%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Barracuda Networks
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Barracuda Networks.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Barracuda Networks
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Check Point Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard