The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 22 August 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 112 127 122
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 7 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.078% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 0.29% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Average daily rate
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£338 - £423
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -
Wireshark
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
657 691 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.40% 26.99% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 230 209
Average daily rate £360 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 22
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £31.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireshark across the Berkshire region.

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark across the Berkshire region.

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Slough +4 4 £255 -
Bracknell - 2 £350 -
Newbury - - - - 1
Reading - - - - 2
Wireshark
South East

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Wireshark 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 Wireshark.

1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 5 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (26.67%) LTE
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 4 (26.67%) ISUP
3 4 (26.67%) INAP
3 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) SLA
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) SMS
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (20.00%) HSPA
5 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Wireshark 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 Wireshark. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 4 (26.67%) LTE
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) ISUP
3 4 (26.67%) INAP
4 3 (20.00%) SMS
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) HSPA
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security
5 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
5 2 (13.33%) WCDMA
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) LDAP
5 2 (13.33%) SS7
5 2 (13.33%) TACACS
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 2 (13.33%) Electronics
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Data Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (6.67%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) WAP
2 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) DTV
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (13.33%) Handset
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) IVR
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Validation
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Process Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Tcl
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) CCSP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCSA
2 2 (13.33%) CCSE
3 1 (6.67%) CCA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) XenServer
2 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (13.33%) Netcool
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Nortel
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Radware
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Crossbeam
4 1 (6.67%) Redknee
4 1 (6.67%) NetHawk
4 1 (6.67%) AppSense
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Tektronix
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