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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 122 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.095% 0.29% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 1.36% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£310 £195 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.97% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £264 £300
% change year-on-year
+32.70% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
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
400 442 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.97% 21.61% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 241 156
Average daily rate £388 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 34 36
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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
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 4 August 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
Southampton -1 2 £310 +58.97%
Wireshark
South East

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
1 5 (83.33%) tcpdump
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) PKI
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (33.33%) IronPort
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
4 2 (33.33%) Snort
4 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
1 5 (83.33%) tcpdump
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) LDAP
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) CESG
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
1 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
1 1 (16.67%) Nmap
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Nokia
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Websense
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 2 (33.33%) IronPort
3 2 (33.33%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) HP