Period
to 16 October 2017

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 6 months to 16 October 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
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 366 392
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26 -37
Contract jobs citing Barracuda Networks 12 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.074% 0.089% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.19% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 0
South East median daily rate £500 £349 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.37% - -
England median daily rate £475 £375 £475
% change year-on-year +26.67% -21.05% +50.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £21.53

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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7853 8102 9270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.28% 47.88% 47.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4478 4722 5186
South East median daily rate £416 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.04% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £238 £220 £230
90th Percentile £563 £550 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 339 414 448
South East median hourly rate £17.48 £15.85 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.28% -11.94% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £47.73 £42.15
England median hourly rate £17.49 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.88% -2.86% +6.06%

Barracuda Networks
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Barracuda Networks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 16 October 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 6 months to 16 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -4 8 £500 +150.00% 1
Thames Valley +6 4 £513 +27.97%
Berkshire +15 3 £513 +27.97%
Buckinghamshire -32 1 - -
Barracuda Networks
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (83.33%) ITIL
4 9 (75.00%) Juniper
5 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 8 (66.67%) HTTP
5 8 (66.67%) Network Security
5 8 (66.67%) FortiGate
5 8 (66.67%) Palo Alto
6 7 (58.33%) Migration
7 5 (41.67%) CCSA
7 5 (41.67%) CCSE
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 4 (33.33%) Windows
8 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (25.00%) F5
9 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
9 3 (25.00%) VPN
9 3 (25.00%) DNS
9 3 (25.00%) Cisco
9 3 (25.00%) DHCP
9 3 (25.00%) HP
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 2 (16.67%) Veeam
10 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

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 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (66.67%) HTTP
3 8 (66.67%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) SMTP
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) ADSL
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) SAN
6 1 (8.33%) VLAN
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Check Point Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iPad
1 2 (16.67%) iPhone
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCSA
1 5 (41.67%) CCSE
2 2 (16.67%) CCENT
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Juniper
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) Kaspersky
5 2 (16.67%) Veeam
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Meraki
6 1 (8.33%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard