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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 374 386 364
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 23 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.062% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.53% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 7
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£404 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.19% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £310 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £400 £270
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +48.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.72 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year
+26.57% -
Wireshark
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
2857 2640 2742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.30% 11.67% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1832 1698 1706
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 91 124
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.48%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 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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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 +13 9 £463 +13.14% 5
Docklands, London - - - -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 25 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 24 (40.00%) Cisco
3 19 (31.67%) Firewall
3 19 (31.67%) OSPF
3 19 (31.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (30.00%) Internet
4 18 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (26.67%) Blue Coat
6 15 (25.00%) HP
6 15 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 15 (25.00%) SSL
7 14 (23.33%) Juniper
8 13 (21.67%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (21.67%) BGP
8 13 (21.67%) ITIL
8 13 (21.67%) F5
9 12 (20.00%) LAN
9 12 (20.00%) Bloomberg
10 11 (18.33%) Wireless
10 11 (18.33%) WAN
10 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
11 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
11 10 (16.67%) RMDS
11 10 (16.67%) DNS
11 10 (16.67%) HTTP
11 10 (16.67%) Windows
11 10 (16.67%) IPsec
11 10 (16.67%) Reuters
12 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
12 9 (15.00%) VPN

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) Lync
3 1 (1.67%) nginx
3 1 (1.67%) Jetty
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (16.67%) RMDS
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 19 (31.67%) Firewall
2 19 (31.67%) OSPF
2 19 (31.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 18 (30.00%) Internet
3 18 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (25.00%) SSL
5 13 (21.67%) BGP
6 12 (20.00%) LAN
7 11 (18.33%) Wireless
7 11 (18.33%) WAN
8 10 (16.67%) DNS
8 10 (16.67%) HTTP
8 10 (16.67%) IPsec
9 9 (15.00%) VPN
10 8 (13.33%) VLAN
10 8 (13.33%) Network Security
11 7 (11.67%) Kerberos
11 7 (11.67%) DHCP
11 7 (11.67%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Fiddler
2 4 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (5.00%) DbUnit
3 3 (5.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (5.00%) JUnit
3 3 (5.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.67%) WinDbg
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
4 2 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Market Data Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Tester
4 6 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Junior
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Tester
6 4 (6.67%) Junior Tester
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
6 4 (6.67%) Market Data Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) XMPP
3 3 (5.00%) jQuery
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) CGI
4 2 (3.33%) WCF
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (1.67%) FastCGI
5 1 (1.67%) REST
5 1 (1.67%) Ajax
5 1 (1.67%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.67%) LINQ
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) JSP
5 1 (1.67%) SOAP
5 1 (1.67%) XML
5 1 (1.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.67%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.00%) Smartcard
2 3 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.67%) Open Source
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) IVR
3 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) UNIX
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.67%) Debian
3 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.67%) Solaris
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) ITIL
2 7 (11.67%) Network Design
2 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
2 7 (11.67%) Project Management
2 7 (11.67%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (11.67%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (8.33%) System Testing
3 5 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.67%) Use Case
4 4 (6.67%) V-Model
4 4 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (6.67%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 3 (5.00%) Low Latency
5 3 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (5.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (5.00%) Migration
5 3 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) Java
1 4 (6.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) Python
2 3 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) C++
3 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.33%) Ruby
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.67%) Perl
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
4 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 8 (13.33%) ISTQB
5 7 (11.67%) Degree
5 7 (11.67%) CCNP
6 6 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (10.00%) CCNA
7 5 (8.33%) HND
8 4 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.33%) ISEB
10 2 (3.33%) CCIE
11 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) ProxySG
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Snort
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.67%) NFS
5 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.67%) OPNET
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (3.33%) MOM
3 2 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.33%) SCOM
3 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (3.33%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.33%) Iperf
4 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.67%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.67%) Puppet
4 1 (1.67%) Nmap
4 1 (1.67%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Cisco
2 16 (26.67%) Blue Coat
3 15 (25.00%) HP
4 14 (23.33%) Juniper
5 13 (21.67%) F5
6 12 (20.00%) Bloomberg
7 10 (16.67%) Reuters
8 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
9 7 (11.67%) SolarWinds
10 6 (10.00%) Riverbed
11 5 (8.33%) VMware
12 4 (6.67%) Oracle
12 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
12 4 (6.67%) Aruba
13 3 (5.00%) SevOne
13 3 (5.00%) BT
14 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
14 2 (3.33%) Nortel
14 2 (3.33%) McAfee
14 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
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Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: Negotiable rate
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £376390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
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