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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireshark
Rank 374 372 356
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 16 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.083% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.70% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 10
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£400 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £326 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £442 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £270
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +48.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.72 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year
+26.57% -
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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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2746 2563 2714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.11% 11.88% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 1614 1679
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 78 130
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -19.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.24 £130.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.27% -10.97%

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 5 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 5 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 +11 6 £410 +7.54% 3
Docklands, London - - - -
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England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 30 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 26 (39.39%) Cisco
3 19 (28.79%) OSPF
4 17 (25.76%) BGP
4 17 (25.76%) HP
4 17 (25.76%) Juniper
4 17 (25.76%) WAN
5 16 (24.24%) LAN
5 16 (24.24%) Internet
5 16 (24.24%) Firewall
5 16 (24.24%) Blue Coat
5 16 (24.24%) F5
5 16 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
7 14 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 12 (18.18%) Wireless
8 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (16.67%) SSL
9 11 (16.67%) DNS
9 11 (16.67%) Windows
9 11 (16.67%) Bloomberg
10 10 (15.15%) CheckPoint
10 10 (15.15%) LoadRunner
10 10 (15.15%) Linux
10 10 (15.15%) DV Cleared
10 10 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (15.15%) RMDS
10 10 (15.15%) Degree
11 9 (13.64%) Regression Testing

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 2 (3.03%) IIS
1 2 (3.03%) Lync
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (15.15%) RMDS
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 19 (28.79%) OSPF
3 17 (25.76%) BGP
3 17 (25.76%) WAN
4 16 (24.24%) LAN
4 16 (24.24%) Internet
4 16 (24.24%) Firewall
4 16 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (18.18%) Wireless
7 11 (16.67%) SSL
7 11 (16.67%) DNS
8 9 (13.64%) DHCP
8 9 (13.64%) HTTP
8 9 (13.64%) IPsec
8 9 (13.64%) Multicast
9 8 (12.12%) DWDM
9 8 (12.12%) NetScaler
9 8 (12.12%) IGMP
10 7 (10.61%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) LoadRunner
2 8 (12.12%) JUnit
2 8 (12.12%) ClearCase
2 8 (12.12%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (10.61%) DbUnit
3 7 (10.61%) SoapUI
4 5 (7.58%) Fiddler
5 4 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.12%) Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.52%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Front Office
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Network Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) Market Data Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Test Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Tester
5 6 (9.09%) Network Operations Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Systems Test Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Network Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Junior
7 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Automation Tester
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Automation Tester
7 4 (6.06%) Market Data Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) .NET
2 8 (12.12%) jQuery
3 2 (3.03%) CGI
3 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 2 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.52%) XMPP
4 1 (1.52%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.52%) JSP
4 1 (1.52%) SOAP
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
4 1 (1.52%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Smartcard
1 3 (4.55%) NHS
1 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.03%) Spread Betting
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) IVR
3 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.52%) Open Source
3 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) UNIX
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Solaris
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) Regression Testing
1 9 (13.64%) System Testing
1 9 (13.64%) Low Latency
1 9 (13.64%) ITIL
2 8 (12.12%) Migration
2 8 (12.12%) ETL
2 8 (12.12%) Functional Testing
2 8 (12.12%) Data Migration
3 7 (10.61%) Load Balancing
3 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.61%) Network Design
3 7 (10.61%) Scrum
3 7 (10.61%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 5 (7.58%) Integration Testing
5 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
5 5 (7.58%) Time Management
5 5 (7.58%) Test Automation
5 5 (7.58%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) Java
3 3 (4.55%) C#
3 3 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) Perl
5 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
1 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.15%) DV Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) Degree
3 8 (12.12%) ISTQB
4 6 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (9.09%) CCNP
5 5 (7.58%) HND
6 4 (6.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (6.06%) CCIE
6 4 (6.06%) CCNA
7 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.03%) ISEB
8 2 (3.03%) VCP4
9 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.52%) CCDP
9 1 (1.52%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) Snort
4 1 (1.52%) Nmap
4 1 (1.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (3.03%) MOM
3 2 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.03%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.03%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) Nessus
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.52%) OPNET
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Cisco
2 17 (25.76%) HP
2 17 (25.76%) Juniper
3 16 (24.24%) Blue Coat
3 16 (24.24%) F5
4 11 (16.67%) Bloomberg
5 10 (15.15%) CheckPoint
6 9 (13.64%) Reuters
7 8 (12.12%) Oracle
8 6 (9.09%) Nortel
8 6 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 6 (9.09%) Riverbed
9 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.06%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.55%) VMware
10 3 (4.55%) CA
10 3 (4.55%) SevOne
11 2 (3.03%) McAfee
11 2 (3.03%) Sun
11 2 (3.03%) Splunk
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