The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 122 121 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% 0.044% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.29% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £463 £304
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +52.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.22 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -
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England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
365 344 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.27% 14.98% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 170 173
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 55 60
Average hourly rate £23.44 £23.20 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.02% +22.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Hertfordshire +7 1 £325 -
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 4
Essex - - - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) UMTS
2 2 (40.00%) Agilent
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) snoop
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) WAAS
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Erlang
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) UMTS
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) snoop
3 1 (20.00%) WAAS
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Ethereal
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) INAP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCSA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Agilent
2 2 (40.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Siemens