The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 114 88 94
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.41% 0.32% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 1.59% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£386 - £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Wireshark
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
485 314 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.29% 19.90% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 171 106
Average daily rate £348 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 58
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £15.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Wireshark
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireshark across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Wireshark Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
Southampton - 2 £335 - 2
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Romsey - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Wireshark
South East

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 15 (88.24%) TCP/IP
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) SSL
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (47.06%) Workflow
5 8 (47.06%) Validation
5 8 (47.06%) HP
5 8 (47.06%) HTTPS
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (47.06%) UNIX
5 8 (47.06%) LAN
5 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) .NET
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
5 8 (47.06%) JSP
5 8 (47.06%) Windows 2000
5 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
5 8 (47.06%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (47.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (47.06%) Nessus
5 8 (47.06%) Nmap
5 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
5 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
6 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (5.88%) Lync
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) TCP/IP
2 9 (52.94%) SSL
3 8 (47.06%) HTTPS
3 8 (47.06%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) MPLS
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
5 4 (23.53%) Internet
6 3 (17.65%) Multicast
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) 802.11
6 3 (17.65%) OSPF
6 3 (17.65%) BGP
6 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
6 3 (17.65%) H.323
6 3 (17.65%) RIP
6 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 3 (17.65%) DHCP
6 3 (17.65%) FTP
7 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Integration Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Integration Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Security Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
1 8 (47.06%) JSP
2 1 (5.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) CESG
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 2000
3 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Workflow
1 8 (47.06%) Validation
1 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (11.76%) SIEM
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
4 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (35.29%) CCNA
6 5 (29.41%) CCNP
7 4 (23.53%) MCSE
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (5.88%) CEH
8 1 (5.88%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Nmap
2 4 (23.53%) Snort
3 2 (11.76%) Squid
4 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (47.06%) Nessus
2 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) HP
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.88%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft