The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark 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 Wireshark over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 366 405 382
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -23
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 53 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.056% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 0.46% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 6
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£475 £415 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% +93.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £391 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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
3079 3035 3124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.88% 12.15% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2103 1999 1976
Average daily rate £388 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 97 146
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in London

Wireshark
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireshark across the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Wireshark Daily Rate Histogram in London

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in London

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the London region over the 3 months to 21 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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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
City of London +7 3 £475 +7.04% 2
Uxbridge - - - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 34 (39.53%) Cisco
2 28 (32.56%) TCP/IP
3 24 (27.91%) Windows
3 24 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (27.91%) Firewall
4 21 (24.42%) .NET
4 21 (24.42%) LAN
5 20 (23.26%) WAN
6 19 (22.09%) HP
7 18 (20.93%) SQL
7 18 (20.93%) Linux
7 18 (20.93%) F5
7 18 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (18.60%) DNS
8 16 (18.60%) CCNP
8 16 (18.60%) OSPF
8 16 (18.60%) Load Balancing
8 16 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (17.44%) BGP
9 15 (17.44%) Internet
10 14 (16.28%) Wireless
10 14 (16.28%) Oracle
10 14 (16.28%) Security Cleared
10 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (16.28%) Blue Coat
10 14 (16.28%) Test Strategy
10 14 (16.28%) Low Latency
10 14 (16.28%) NetScaler
10 14 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
11 13 (15.12%) tcpdump

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (5.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.49%) Lync
3 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) CMS
4 1 (1.16%) IIS
4 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) RMDS
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.56%) TCP/IP
2 24 (27.91%) Firewall
3 21 (24.42%) LAN
4 20 (23.26%) WAN
5 18 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (18.60%) DNS
6 16 (18.60%) OSPF
7 15 (17.44%) BGP
7 15 (17.44%) Internet
8 14 (16.28%) Wireless
8 14 (16.28%) NetScaler
9 13 (15.12%) tcpdump
10 10 (11.63%) Cisco IPT
11 9 (10.47%) HSRP
11 9 (10.47%) SSL
11 9 (10.47%) DHCP
12 8 (9.30%) VoIP
12 8 (9.30%) HTTP
12 8 (9.30%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (15.12%) LoadRunner
2 10 (11.63%) JUnit
3 9 (10.47%) ClearCase
3 9 (10.47%) Rational DOORS
4 8 (9.30%) SoapUI
4 8 (9.30%) DbUnit
5 5 (5.81%) JIRA
5 5 (5.81%) Fiddler
6 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.49%) Selenium
7 2 (2.33%) Maven
7 2 (2.33%) ProC
7 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.16%) WinDbg
8 1 (1.16%) Capybara
8 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.16%) eggPlant
8 1 (1.16%) JMeter
8 1 (1.16%) Subversion
8 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Investment Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.98%) Games
4 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.16%) Law
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (25.58%) Network Engineer
2 19 (22.09%) Analyst
3 10 (11.63%) Test Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) Tester
5 8 (9.30%) Test Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) Market Data Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Security Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Performance Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Network Administrator
7 5 (5.81%) Network Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Test Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Administrator
7 5 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Network Operations Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.42%) .NET
2 9 (10.47%) jQuery
3 7 (8.14%) HTML
4 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.81%) JSP
5 4 (4.65%) Web Services
5 4 (4.65%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (3.49%) REST
7 2 (2.33%) XML
7 2 (2.33%) SOAP
7 2 (2.33%) CGI
8 1 (1.16%) SAML
8 1 (1.16%) XML-RPC
8 1 (1.16%) Cocoa
8 1 (1.16%) Spring
8 1 (1.16%) JSON
8 1 (1.16%) OAuth
8 1 (1.16%) RESTful
8 1 (1.16%) XACML
8 1 (1.16%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Spread Betting
1 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.81%) Open Source
2 5 (5.81%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (3.49%) PKI
3 3 (3.49%) EPoS
3 3 (3.49%) NHS
3 3 (3.49%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.33%) IPTV
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) User Experience
5 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.16%) iPad
5 1 (1.16%) Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.16%) CMDB
5 1 (1.16%) iPhone
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.91%) Windows
2 18 (20.93%) Linux
3 13 (15.12%) UNIX
4 6 (6.98%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.81%) Windows 2000
5 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.49%) Android
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) Load Balancing
2 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.28%) Test Strategy
2 14 (16.28%) Low Latency
3 13 (15.12%) Migration
4 12 (13.95%) Scrum
5 10 (11.63%) Test Scripting
5 10 (11.63%) Data Migration
5 10 (11.63%) Test Automation
5 10 (11.63%) Functional Testing
6 9 (10.47%) Performance Analysis
6 9 (10.47%) Performance Testing
6 9 (10.47%) ETL
6 9 (10.47%) Regression Testing
7 6 (6.98%) Change Management
7 6 (6.98%) Security Testing
7 6 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.98%) Validation
7 6 (6.98%) BDD
8 5 (5.81%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.93%) SQL
2 11 (12.79%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.30%) C#
4 7 (8.14%) Java
5 5 (5.81%) C++
5 5 (5.81%) Python
6 3 (3.49%) Ruby
6 3 (3.49%) VB
7 2 (2.33%) Perl
7 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.16%) XQuery
8 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (18.60%) CCNP
3 14 (16.28%) Security Cleared
4 10 (11.63%) DV Cleared
4 10 (11.63%) Degree
5 9 (10.47%) CCIE
6 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.98%) ISTQB
7 5 (5.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (5.81%) CCVP
7 5 (5.81%) CCNA
7 5 (5.81%) CCDP
8 4 (4.65%) CCSP
8 4 (4.65%) CISSP
9 1 (1.16%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Nmap
2 5 (5.81%) ProxySG
2 5 (5.81%) Snort
3 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.16%) vSphere
4 1 (1.16%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (10.47%) Nessus
3 6 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (6.98%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (5.81%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.16%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.16%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.16%) SCCM
5 1 (1.16%) SCOM
5 1 (1.16%) Puppet
5 1 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.16%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 34 (39.53%) Cisco
2 19 (22.09%) HP
3 18 (20.93%) F5
4 14 (16.28%) Blue Coat
4 14 (16.28%) Oracle
5 12 (13.95%) CheckPoint
5 12 (13.95%) Juniper
6 11 (12.79%) SolarWinds
7 8 (9.30%) Riverbed
7 8 (9.30%) Bloomberg
8 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (6.98%) Nortel
9 6 (6.98%) Websense
9 6 (6.98%) Reuters
10 5 (5.81%) CA
11 3 (3.49%) Citrix
12 2 (2.33%) Mercator
12 2 (2.33%) VMware
12 2 (2.33%) Mitel
12 2 (2.33%) McAfee
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