The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 480 511 471
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -40
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 77 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.064% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 0.48% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 13 18
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£410 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £305 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £463 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.54% +68.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.22 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.22 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -
Wireshark
UK

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
6828 5865 6353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.70% 13.34% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3879 3163 3097
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 353 594
Average hourly rate £22.69 £18.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -15.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in England

Wireshark
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireshark across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Wireshark Daily Rate Histogram in England

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +21 33 £368 +27.82% 13
London +4 23 £455 +21.33% 15
South West -8 11 £495 - 2
East Midlands - 5 £360 - 1
North West - 2 £425 -
East of England 0 1 £325 - 4
West Midlands - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 83 (44.15%) Cisco
2 72 (38.30%) Firewall
3 63 (33.51%) TCP/IP
4 60 (31.91%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (30.85%) Windows
6 54 (28.72%) Cisco ASA
7 47 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 45 (23.94%) Linux
9 41 (21.81%) LAN
9 41 (21.81%) HP
10 39 (20.74%) DV Cleared
11 37 (19.68%) WAN
12 35 (18.62%) F5
13 34 (18.09%) DNS
13 34 (18.09%) Juniper
14 33 (17.55%) CCNA
15 32 (17.02%) CheckPoint
16 30 (15.96%) OSPF
16 30 (15.96%) .NET
16 30 (15.96%) BGP
17 29 (15.43%) UNIX
17 29 (15.43%) CCNP
17 29 (15.43%) Cisco Nexus
18 28 (14.89%) Telecoms
18 28 (14.89%) Blue Coat
19 27 (14.36%) Internet
20 25 (13.30%) SSL
20 25 (13.30%) tcpdump
21 24 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
22 23 (12.23%) Wireless

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (2.66%) Lync
1 5 (2.66%) IIS
2 4 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.85%) RMDS
2 10 (5.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (38.30%) Firewall
2 63 (33.51%) TCP/IP
3 54 (28.72%) Cisco ASA
4 41 (21.81%) LAN
5 37 (19.68%) WAN
6 34 (18.09%) DNS
7 30 (15.96%) OSPF
7 30 (15.96%) BGP
8 29 (15.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 27 (14.36%) Internet
10 25 (13.30%) SSL
10 25 (13.30%) tcpdump
11 23 (12.23%) Wireless
11 23 (12.23%) Network Security
12 21 (11.17%) DHCP
13 18 (9.57%) NetScaler
14 15 (7.98%) BIG-IP
14 15 (7.98%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (7.98%) VoIP
14 15 (7.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.91%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (7.98%) ClearCase
1 15 (7.98%) LoadRunner
2 11 (5.85%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (5.85%) JUnit
3 10 (5.32%) SoapUI
3 10 (5.32%) DbUnit
4 8 (4.26%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.72%) Fiddler
5 7 (3.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (2.66%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.13%) Subversion
8 3 (1.60%) TestPartner
9 1 (0.53%) RSpec
9 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.53%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.53%) WinDbg
General
1 28 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.91%) Finance
3 8 (4.26%) Banking
4 6 (3.19%) Games
4 6 (3.19%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Electronics
5 3 (1.60%) Billing
6 2 (1.06%) Retail
6 2 (1.06%) Back Office
6 2 (1.06%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
7 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.53%) Law
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (25.53%) Network Engineer
2 30 (15.96%) Analyst
3 24 (12.77%) Security Engineer
4 19 (10.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 17 (9.04%) Test Engineer
6 16 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (7.98%) Test Analyst
8 13 (6.91%) Tester
9 10 (5.32%) Market Data Engineer
10 9 (4.79%) Support Engineer
10 9 (4.79%) Administrator
10 9 (4.79%) Developer
10 9 (4.79%) Integration Engineer
10 9 (4.79%) Network Administrator
11 8 (4.26%) Security Analyst
12 7 (3.72%) Network Manager
12 7 (3.72%) C++ Developer
13 6 (3.19%) Systems Test Engineer
13 6 (3.19%) Performance Analyst
13 6 (3.19%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.96%) .NET
2 12 (6.38%) ASP.NET
3 11 (5.85%) jQuery
4 10 (5.32%) HTML
4 10 (5.32%) JSP
5 6 (3.19%) WAP
6 4 (2.13%) STL
6 4 (2.13%) CGI
6 4 (2.13%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (1.60%) REST
7 3 (1.60%) Web Services
8 2 (1.06%) MFC
8 2 (1.06%) ADO.NET
8 2 (1.06%) SOAP
8 2 (1.06%) XML
8 2 (1.06%) Rendezvous
8 2 (1.06%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (1.06%) FastCGI
8 2 (1.06%) Ajax
8 2 (1.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.64%) PKI
2 14 (7.45%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.79%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.19%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.19%) Spread Betting
5 6 (3.19%) Open Source
6 3 (1.60%) Handset
6 3 (1.60%) EPoS
6 3 (1.60%) NHS
6 3 (1.60%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.06%) CESG
7 2 (1.06%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.53%) iPhone
8 1 (0.53%) CMDB
8 1 (0.53%) Derivative
8 1 (0.53%) User Experience
8 1 (0.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (30.85%) Windows
2 45 (23.94%) Linux
3 29 (15.43%) UNIX
4 13 (6.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (6.91%) Windows XP
5 12 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.32%) Windows 2000
6 10 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (4.79%) CentOS
8 8 (4.26%) Apple iOS
8 8 (4.26%) Android
9 5 (2.66%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.13%) VxWorks
10 4 (2.13%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.60%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.60%) Solaris
12 1 (0.53%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (11.17%) Network Architecture
1 21 (11.17%) Network Monitoring
2 19 (10.11%) Load Balancing
3 18 (9.57%) ITIL
4 17 (9.04%) Migration
5 16 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (8.51%) Software Engineering
6 15 (7.98%) Software Testing
6 15 (7.98%) Test Strategy
6 15 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.45%) Low Latency
7 14 (7.45%) Test Scripting
8 12 (6.38%) Validation
8 12 (6.38%) Change Management
8 12 (6.38%) Data Migration
9 11 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (5.85%) Functional Testing
9 11 (5.85%) Scrum
9 11 (5.85%) ETL
10 10 (5.32%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.70%) SQL
2 19 (10.11%) Bash Shell
3 17 (9.04%) C++
4 16 (8.51%) PowerShell
5 15 (7.98%) Python
6 12 (6.38%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.85%) C#
8 9 (4.79%) C
8 9 (4.79%) Perl
9 8 (4.26%) Java
10 7 (3.72%) Ruby
11 4 (2.13%) AppleScript
12 3 (1.60%) VB
13 2 (1.06%) PHP
13 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.53%) Erlang
14 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.53%) Ada
14 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (31.91%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 39 (20.74%) DV Cleared
4 33 (17.55%) CCNA
5 29 (15.43%) CCNP
6 20 (10.64%) Degree
7 15 (7.98%) CCIE
8 14 (7.45%) ISTQB
8 14 (7.45%) SC Cleared
9 13 (6.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (5.32%) CCSP
11 8 (4.26%) CCSA
11 8 (4.26%) CCSE
12 7 (3.72%) CCDP
13 6 (3.19%) CISSP
13 6 (3.19%) CCVP
14 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (1.60%) ISEB
15 3 (1.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.79%) SLA
2 5 (2.66%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.66%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.45%) Nmap
2 13 (6.91%) ProxySG
3 11 (5.85%) Snort
4 9 (4.79%) vSphere
5 8 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
6 6 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.06%) Squid
8 2 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.53%) XenApp
9 1 (0.53%) XenServer
9 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.53%) Firmware
9 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (10.64%) FortiGate
3 15 (7.98%) Nessus
4 8 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (3.19%) OpenView
5 6 (3.19%) Netcool
6 5 (2.66%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (1.60%) SCOM
8 2 (1.06%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (1.06%) SCCM
8 2 (1.06%) Cacti
9 1 (0.53%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.53%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.53%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.53%) Puppet
9 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 83 (44.15%) Cisco
2 41 (21.81%) HP
3 35 (18.62%) F5
4 34 (18.09%) Juniper
5 32 (17.02%) CheckPoint
6 28 (14.89%) Blue Coat
7 22 (11.70%) SolarWinds
8 21 (11.17%) Oracle
9 17 (9.04%) VMware
10 14 (7.45%) Microsoft
11 12 (6.38%) Nortel
12 11 (5.85%) Bloomberg
13 10 (5.32%) Riverbed
14 8 (4.26%) Reuters
14 8 (4.26%) Websense
15 7 (3.72%) Crossbeam
15 7 (3.72%) Fortinet
16 6 (3.19%) Radware
17 5 (2.66%) CA
18 4 (2.13%) Citrix
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 24 days ago