The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
tcpdump
Rank 595 607 585
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing tcpdump 24 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.046% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 15
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7696 7206 7871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.43% 13.86% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4725 4188 4422
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 501 447
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.67 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing tcpdump as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Daily Rate Trend in England

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

tcpdump Daily Rate Trend in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing tcpdump across the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

tcpdump Daily Rate Histogram in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

tcpdump Hourly Rate Trend in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing tcpdump within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 11 £375 - 1
South West +17 6 £396 +13.21%
South East +4 4 £400 +14.28% 2
London -9 2 £400 -20.00% 3
North West - 1 £500 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing tcpdump 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 England region with a requirement for tcpdump.

1 60 (92.31%) Firewall
2 58 (89.23%) Wireshark
3 37 (56.92%) CheckPoint
4 29 (44.62%) Windows
5 28 (43.08%) VPN
6 27 (41.54%) Cisco
6 27 (41.54%) Network Security
7 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 26 (40.00%) Juniper
8 23 (35.38%) F5
9 20 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (30.77%) Unix
9 20 (30.77%) Linux
10 19 (29.23%) Perl
10 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
10 19 (29.23%) Junos
10 19 (29.23%) Splunk
11 18 (27.69%) Red Hat
11 18 (27.69%) ITIL
12 17 (26.15%) ArcSight
12 17 (26.15%) Load Balancing
13 15 (23.08%) MS Visio
13 15 (23.08%) DNS
14 14 (21.54%) DHCP
14 14 (21.54%) LAN
14 14 (21.54%) WAN
14 14 (21.54%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
15 13 (20.00%) Finance
15 13 (20.00%) Information Security

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Top Related IT Skills in England 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 11 (16.92%) MQSeries
2 6 (9.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 13 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 60 (92.31%) Firewall
2 58 (89.23%) Wireshark
3 28 (43.08%) VPN
4 27 (41.54%) Network Security
5 26 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 20 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (29.23%) Junos
8 15 (23.08%) DNS
9 14 (21.54%) DHCP
9 14 (21.54%) LAN
9 14 (21.54%) WAN
10 12 (18.46%) HTTP
10 12 (18.46%) LDAP
11 11 (16.92%) BGP
11 11 (16.92%) FTP
11 11 (16.92%) HTTPS
11 11 (16.92%) IPsec
11 11 (16.92%) NAS
11 11 (16.92%) OSPF
12 8 (12.31%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Artifactory
1 6 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (9.23%) Gradle
1 6 (9.23%) Maven
1 6 (9.23%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (1.54%) Ant
2 1 (1.54%) CppUnit
2 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.54%) GCC
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) JMeter
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Network Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Network Support
3 13 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) Incident Analyst
6 9 (13.85%) Consultant
6 9 (13.85%) Security Consultant
7 8 (12.31%) Security Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Senior Network Support
7 8 (12.31%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Senior Support Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Information Security Consultant
9 6 (9.23%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (7.69%) Security Engineer
10 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (7.69%) Senior Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) J2EE
2 6 (9.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) iPad
2 6 (9.23%) Clustering
2 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (4.62%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (44.62%) Windows
2 20 (30.77%) Linux
2 20 (30.77%) Unix
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
4 10 (15.38%) AIX
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) ITIL
2 17 (26.15%) Load Balancing
3 13 (20.00%) Information Security
4 12 (18.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 10 (15.38%) Digital Forensics
6 9 (13.85%) SIEM
7 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.77%) DevOps
7 7 (10.77%) Network Management
8 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.23%) ITSM
8 6 (9.23%) Network Design
8 6 (9.23%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (9.23%) Release Management
9 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.15%) Workflow
11 1 (1.54%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.54%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.54%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) Perl
2 12 (18.46%) Java
3 11 (16.92%) Python
3 11 (16.92%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.08%) SQL
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) PHP
5 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.38%) CCNP
3 8 (12.31%) CISSP
4 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
5 6 (9.23%) CCSA
5 6 (9.23%) CFCE
5 6 (9.23%) Degree
5 6 (9.23%) EnCE
5 6 (9.23%) GCFA
5 6 (9.23%) GCFE
5 6 (9.23%) GIAC
6 5 (7.69%) CCNA
6 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.08%) CCIE
8 1 (1.54%) CCDP
8 1 (1.54%) CCSE
8 1 (1.54%) GCIA
8 1 (1.54%) GCIH
8 1 (1.54%) RHCE
8 1 (1.54%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.62%) SLA
3 2 (3.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Virtual Machines
1 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (16.92%) Samba
3 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) Cygwin
4 1 (1.54%) NFS
4 1 (1.54%) Snort
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Puppet
2 11 (16.92%) Nagios
3 10 (15.38%) EnCase
4 8 (12.31%) Nessus
5 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.54%) QRadar
5 1 (1.54%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 37 (56.92%) CheckPoint
2 27 (41.54%) Cisco
3 26 (40.00%) Juniper
4 23 (35.38%) F5
5 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
5 19 (29.23%) Splunk
6 18 (27.69%) Red Hat
7 17 (26.15%) ArcSight
8 12 (18.46%) NetApp
8 12 (18.46%) VMware
9 9 (13.85%) Rapid7
10 7 (10.77%) LogLogic
10 7 (10.77%) LogRhythm
10 7 (10.77%) Oracle
11 6 (9.23%) Fortinet
11 6 (9.23%) Informatica
12 5 (7.69%) Tripwire
13 3 (4.62%) Intel Security
14 2 (3.08%) HP
15 1 (1.54%) Intel
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