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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 179 192 187
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 7 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 1.22% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Average daily rate
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£410 £381 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% -7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £352 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £270
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +48.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.72 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year
+26.57% -
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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
673 658 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.20% 11.27% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 415 555
Average daily rate £400 £376 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% -6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 45
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.65 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -11.11%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) OSPF
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (54.55%) SSL
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) VLAN
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
5 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
5 3 (27.27%) Network Design
5 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
5 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) NetScreen
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
1 7 (63.64%) OSPF
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (54.55%) SSL
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) VLAN
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) NetScreen
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) SNMP
6 2 (18.18%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
2 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (9.09%) DbUnit
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Market Data Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Market Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) XMPP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) VCP4
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) MOM
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (9.09%) OPNET
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Sun
5 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
5 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 2 (18.18%) F5
6 1 (9.09%) Aruba
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) BT
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