The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 195 205 225
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.051% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.37% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£304 £538 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.53% +48.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £488 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £588 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
718 816 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.34% 13.80% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 524 582
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 31
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £14.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £156.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Wireshark
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireshark across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Wireshark Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) OPNET
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Jetty
1 2 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
1 4 (40.00%) OSPF
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (30.00%) VLAN
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (10.00%) MRTG
4 1 (10.00%) FCoE
4 1 (10.00%) MGCP
4 1 (10.00%) IPv4
4 1 (10.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) WinDbg
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) DbUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) XMPP
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Debian
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) E-Discovery
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
2 2 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) GIAC
2 1 (10.00%) CCSA
2 1 (10.00%) CCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) OPNET
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (20.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (20.00%) Nagios
3 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (30.00%) Aruba
3 3 (30.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Akamai
4 2 (20.00%) AppSense
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) BT
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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