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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 520 504 502
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 63 62 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.95% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £396 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.50% +13.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £33.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-22.96% +18.42%
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
7434 6519 6266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.86% 13.22% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4246 3602 3212
Average daily rate £353 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.75% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 370 516
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.86 £40.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
South East -8 27 £175 -46.15% 19
London +13 18 £425 +3.03% 7
South West +14 9 £400 +52.38% 5
West Midlands -7 4 £244 - 1
East of England +7 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £320 - 1
Yorkshire -18 1 £300 -33.33%
Wireshark
UK

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 63 (43.15%) TCP/IP
2 55 (37.67%) Firewall
3 52 (35.62%) Cisco
4 37 (25.34%) DNS
5 35 (23.97%) Security Cleared
6 34 (23.29%) Telecoms
7 32 (21.92%) 3G
7 32 (21.92%) SolarWinds
7 32 (21.92%) 4G
8 31 (21.23%) Juniper
8 31 (21.23%) Python
9 30 (20.55%) ITIL
9 30 (20.55%) Network Architecture
9 30 (20.55%) DV Cleared
10 29 (19.86%) F5
10 29 (19.86%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (19.18%) Network Security
12 27 (18.49%) Windows
12 27 (18.49%) C++
12 27 (18.49%) DHCP
13 25 (17.12%) Blue Coat
13 25 (17.12%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (16.44%) LAN
15 23 (15.75%) Linux
15 23 (15.75%) CheckPoint
15 23 (15.75%) NetScout
15 23 (15.75%) Load Balancing
16 22 (15.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 22 (15.07%) WAN
16 22 (15.07%) Perl

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 9 (6.16%) IIS
2 7 (4.79%) Apache
3 5 (3.42%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.37%) Jetty
4 2 (1.37%) nginx
4 2 (1.37%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (10.96%) RMDS
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (43.15%) TCP/IP
2 55 (37.67%) Firewall
3 37 (25.34%) DNS
4 32 (21.92%) 3G
4 32 (21.92%) 4G
5 28 (19.18%) Network Security
6 27 (18.49%) DHCP
7 25 (17.12%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (16.44%) LAN
9 22 (15.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 22 (15.07%) WAN
9 22 (15.07%) 2G
10 21 (14.38%) Multicast
11 20 (13.70%) SSL
12 19 (13.01%) VPN
12 19 (13.01%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 17 (11.64%) OSPF
13 17 (11.64%) Wireless
14 16 (10.96%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (10.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.42%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (10.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 14 (9.59%) ClearCase
3 13 (8.90%) Subversion
3 13 (8.90%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.79%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.05%) TestPartner
5 3 (2.05%) WinDbg
6 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.37%) JIRA
6 2 (1.37%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.37%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.68%) JUnit
7 1 (0.68%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.68%) GDB
7 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.68%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.68%) Selenium
7 1 (0.68%) TestLink
General
1 34 (23.29%) Telecoms
2 22 (15.07%) Finance
3 4 (2.74%) Banking
4 3 (2.05%) Back Office
5 2 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Electronics
5 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Retail
5 2 (1.37%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 38 (26.03%) Network Engineer
2 21 (14.38%) Developer
3 20 (13.70%) Analyst
4 18 (12.33%) Security Engineer
5 17 (11.64%) Consultant
5 17 (11.64%) C++ Developer
6 16 (10.96%) Network Consultant
7 14 (9.59%) Network Security Engineer
7 14 (9.59%) Test Engineer
8 9 (6.16%) Security Consultant
8 9 (6.16%) Test Analyst
8 9 (6.16%) Tester
8 9 (6.16%) Network Security Consultant
9 7 (4.79%) Architect
10 6 (4.11%) Firewall Consultant
11 5 (3.42%) Voice Engineer
12 4 (2.74%) Cisco Voice Engineer
12 4 (2.74%) Automation Tester
12 4 (2.74%) Senior Automation Tester
12 4 (2.74%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.96%) Rendezvous
2 14 (9.59%) STL
3 11 (7.53%) .NET
4 9 (6.16%) Web Services
5 5 (3.42%) HTML
5 5 (3.42%) WCF
6 4 (2.74%) XMPP
6 4 (2.74%) CSS
7 3 (2.05%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.37%) FastCGI
8 2 (1.37%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (1.37%) LINQ
8 2 (1.37%) Silverlight
8 2 (1.37%) REST
8 2 (1.37%) Ajax
8 2 (1.37%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.68%) JSP
9 1 (0.68%) SOAP
9 1 (0.68%) XML
9 1 (0.68%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.07%) Management Information System
2 18 (12.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 17 (11.64%) Client/Server
4 16 (10.96%) Mobile App
5 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (7.53%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.11%) PKI
8 3 (2.05%) CESG
9 2 (1.37%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.37%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.37%) NHS
10 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.68%) IVR
10 1 (0.68%) Handset
10 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.49%) Windows
2 23 (15.75%) Linux
3 13 (8.90%) UNIX
4 5 (3.42%) VxWorks
5 4 (2.74%) Android
5 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.74%) Solaris
6 3 (2.05%) Debian
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.37%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.55%) ITIL
1 30 (20.55%) Network Architecture
2 23 (15.75%) Load Balancing
3 21 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.01%) Change Management
5 18 (12.33%) Service Management
6 17 (11.64%) Network Monitoring
7 15 (10.27%) OOD
8 14 (9.59%) Test Scripting
8 14 (9.59%) OO
9 12 (8.22%) Project Management
10 11 (7.53%) System Testing
10 11 (7.53%) Integration Testing
11 9 (6.16%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.16%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (4.79%) Configuration Management
12 7 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.79%) Deep Packet Inspection
13 6 (4.11%) Network Design
14 5 (3.42%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.23%) Python
2 27 (18.49%) C++
3 22 (15.07%) Perl
4 19 (13.01%) Bash Shell
5 18 (12.33%) Ruby
6 11 (7.53%) PowerShell
7 10 (6.85%) C
7 10 (6.85%) C#
8 7 (4.79%) SQL
9 6 (4.11%) Java
10 5 (3.42%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.42%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.05%) VBScript
11 3 (2.05%) VB
11 3 (2.05%) Ada
12 2 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (23.97%) Security Cleared
2 30 (20.55%) DV Cleared
3 29 (19.86%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (10.96%) CISSP
5 14 (9.59%) CCNA
6 12 (8.22%) Degree
7 11 (7.53%) CCNP
8 8 (5.48%) CCIE
9 6 (4.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (4.11%) SC Cleared
9 6 (4.11%) ISTQB
9 6 (4.11%) HND
10 5 (3.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (1.37%) CCSA
11 2 (1.37%) CCSE
11 2 (1.37%) ISEB
12 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.68%) PMP
12 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.68%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.16%) SLA
2 5 (3.42%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.53%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.48%) XenDesktop
4 6 (4.11%) vSphere
4 6 (4.11%) Snort
5 5 (3.42%) XenApp
5 5 (3.42%) HDFS
6 4 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.74%) ProxySG
7 3 (2.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.68%) NFS
9 1 (0.68%) NDS
9 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.68%) Squid
9 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.68%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (8.90%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (5.48%) FortiGate
3 7 (4.79%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (3.42%) Nagios
4 5 (3.42%) Zenoss
5 4 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.74%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (2.74%) OPNET
6 3 (2.05%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (2.05%) Iperf
7 2 (1.37%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.37%) Puppet
7 2 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.37%) Nmap
7 2 (1.37%) Nessus
7 2 (1.37%) MOM
7 2 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.68%) Cacti
8 1 (0.68%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 52 (35.62%) Cisco
2 32 (21.92%) SolarWinds
3 31 (21.23%) Juniper
4 29 (19.86%) F5
5 25 (17.12%) Blue Coat
6 23 (15.75%) CheckPoint
6 23 (15.75%) NetScout
7 20 (13.70%) VMware
8 19 (13.01%) Lancope
9 18 (12.33%) Bloomberg
10 16 (10.96%) TIBCO
11 15 (10.27%) HP
11 15 (10.27%) TippingPoint
11 15 (10.27%) LogLogic
11 15 (10.27%) Tufin
12 14 (9.59%) Tradeweb
12 14 (9.59%) Radianz
13 9 (6.16%) Citrix
14 8 (5.48%) AppSense
14 8 (5.48%) Oracle
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