The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 41 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.83% 0.27% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.69% 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £388 £313
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £33.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-22.96% +18.42%
Wireshark
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 72 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.70% 19.67% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 51 35
Average daily rate £450 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
Cheltenham - 7 £400 -
Gloucester - 1 £450 - 1
Wireshark
South West

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (65.00%) OO
3 13 (65.00%) Python
3 13 (65.00%) C++
3 13 (65.00%) Perl
3 13 (65.00%) STL
3 13 (65.00%) SDH
3 13 (65.00%) Ruby
3 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 12 (60.00%) Subversion
4 12 (60.00%) 2G
4 12 (60.00%) 2.5G
4 12 (60.00%) 3G
4 12 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (60.00%) ClearCase
4 12 (60.00%) Client/Server
4 12 (60.00%) OOD
5 11 (55.00%) 4G
6 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Cyber Security
8 3 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Release Management
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.00%) Telecoms

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (65.00%) SDH
3 12 (60.00%) 2G
3 12 (60.00%) 2.5G
3 12 (60.00%) 3G
4 11 (55.00%) 4G
5 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (10.00%) Network Security
7 1 (5.00%) VLAN
7 1 (5.00%) Firewall
7 1 (5.00%) IPsec
7 1 (5.00%) VPN
7 1 (5.00%) DNS
7 1 (5.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (60.00%) Subversion
1 12 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 12 (60.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.00%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
1 13 (65.00%) C++ Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Research Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) STL
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Mobile App
1 12 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) OO
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) OOD
3 4 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Release Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 1 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
5 1 (5.00%) System Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) V-Model
5 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Python
1 13 (65.00%) C++
1 13 (65.00%) Perl
1 13 (65.00%) Ruby
1 13 (65.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) HND
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nmap