The table below looks at the statistics for tcpdump skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited tcpdump over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
tcpdump
Rank 406 411 397
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing tcpdump 2 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.019% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.074% 0.14% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate £550 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £441 -
% change year-on-year
-16.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2692 2829 2735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.71% 13.34% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1841 1745
Average daily rate £423 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 80 74
Average hourly rate £24.23 £19.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.68% +16.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.12 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £33.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

tcpdump Jobs Demand Trend in London

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Daily Rate Trend in London

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

tcpdump Daily Rate Trend in London

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Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

tcpdump Hourly Rate Trend in London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing tcpdump 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 tcpdump.

1 10 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) LDAP
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) PKI
4 4 (40.00%) Lombardi
4 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Process Server
4 4 (40.00%) snoop
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) Rapid7
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Server Building
5 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (30.00%) GCFE
5 3 (30.00%) EnCase
5 3 (30.00%) Splunk
5 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
5 3 (30.00%) CFCE
5 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing tcpdump 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 tcpdump. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) LDAP
2 4 (40.00%) snoop
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
1 3 (30.00%) GIS
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Lombardi
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Incident Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Incident Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Server Building
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CFCE
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) EnCE
1 3 (30.00%) GCFA
1 3 (30.00%) GCFE
1 3 (30.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Rapid7
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (30.00%) Splunk
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