The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 69 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.36% 0.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£258 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
144 116 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.37% 21.72% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 40 69
Average daily rate £335 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £240 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 6
Average hourly rate £15.29 £27.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.37% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £40.00 £20.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.94 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +7.14%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) UMTS
1 4 (80.00%) Agilent
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) LTE
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Billing
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) INAP
3 2 (40.00%) Siemens
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Erlang
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) 3G
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Nokia

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) UMTS
1 4 (80.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) INAP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) GGSN
3 1 (20.00%) SGSN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) WAAS
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) snoop
3 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Billing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Erlang
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Agilent
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) Huawei
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (20.00%) F5