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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 373 407 408
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +1
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 42 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.100% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 0.81% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 8
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£413 £393 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +55.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £388 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £458 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £256 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.58% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -
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
3173 3091 3685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.98% 12.32% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2016 2003 2216
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 88 176
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +25 4 £475 +5.55% 1
Chiswick - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (32.84%) .NET
1 22 (32.84%) Windows
2 21 (31.34%) Cisco
2 21 (31.34%) Firewall
3 18 (26.87%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (26.87%) HP
4 17 (25.37%) TCP/IP
5 16 (23.88%) SQL
6 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
6 15 (22.39%) DNS
6 15 (22.39%) LoadRunner
6 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (20.90%) Load Balancing
7 14 (20.90%) Linux
7 14 (20.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (19.40%) CCNP
8 13 (19.40%) Migration
8 13 (19.40%) Scrum
9 12 (17.91%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (17.91%) Oracle
9 12 (17.91%) NetScaler
9 12 (17.91%) Test Strategy
10 11 (16.42%) tcpdump
10 11 (16.42%) Test Scripting
10 11 (16.42%) Performance Testing
10 11 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (14.93%) Degree
11 10 (14.93%) Nmap
11 10 (14.93%) LAN
11 10 (14.93%) Regression Testing

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (8.96%) IIS
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.48%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.99%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) Firewall
2 17 (25.37%) TCP/IP
3 15 (22.39%) DNS
4 14 (20.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (17.91%) NetScaler
6 11 (16.42%) tcpdump
6 11 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (14.93%) LAN
8 9 (13.43%) WAN
8 9 (13.43%) Cisco IPT
8 9 (13.43%) HSRP
9 8 (11.94%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (8.96%) OSPF
10 6 (8.96%) VoIP
10 6 (8.96%) HTTP
10 6 (8.96%) SNMP
10 6 (8.96%) SSL
10 6 (8.96%) Network Security
11 5 (7.46%) DHCP
11 5 (7.46%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) LoadRunner
2 9 (13.43%) JUnit
3 8 (11.94%) ClearCase
3 8 (11.94%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (10.45%) SoapUI
4 7 (10.45%) DbUnit
4 7 (10.45%) JIRA
5 5 (7.46%) Selenium
5 5 (7.46%) Fiddler
5 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.46%) Maven
5 5 (7.46%) WinDbg
6 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.97%) Subversion
7 3 (4.48%) JBehave
7 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.48%) eggPlant
7 3 (4.48%) PostSharp
8 2 (2.99%) ProC
8 2 (2.99%) MSI
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Games
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Network Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Tester
4 9 (13.43%) Test Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Test Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Network Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Network Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Performance Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Performance Test Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Automation Tester
8 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Systems Test Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Performance Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.84%) .NET
2 9 (13.43%) HTML
3 8 (11.94%) jQuery
4 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.46%) Web Services
5 5 (7.46%) REST
6 4 (5.97%) CSS
6 4 (5.97%) JSP
6 4 (5.97%) SOAP
7 3 (4.48%) Flash
7 3 (4.48%) Cocoa
7 3 (4.48%) Autofac
7 3 (4.48%) Cocoa Touch
7 3 (4.48%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (2.99%) XML
9 1 (1.49%) XSLT
9 1 (1.49%) Spring
9 1 (1.49%) JSON
9 1 (1.49%) OAuth
9 1 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.45%) Over-the-Top Content
2 5 (7.46%) Spread Betting
3 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Open Source
3 4 (5.97%) PKI
3 4 (5.97%) IPTV
4 3 (4.48%) Video on Demand
4 3 (4.48%) EPoS
5 2 (2.99%) NHS
5 2 (2.99%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.49%) STB
6 1 (1.49%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) Handset
6 1 (1.49%) iPad
6 1 (1.49%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) Linux
3 8 (11.94%) UNIX
4 6 (8.96%) Android
5 5 (7.46%) Windows XP
5 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.97%) Windows 2000
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.90%) Load Balancing
3 13 (19.40%) Migration
3 13 (19.40%) Scrum
4 12 (17.91%) Test Strategy
5 11 (16.42%) Performance Testing
5 11 (16.42%) Test Scripting
6 10 (14.93%) Regression Testing
7 9 (13.43%) Data Migration
7 9 (13.43%) Test Automation
7 9 (13.43%) Functional Testing
7 9 (13.43%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (11.94%) BDD
8 8 (11.94%) ETL
9 7 (10.45%) TDD
9 7 (10.45%) User Stories
9 7 (10.45%) Low Latency
10 6 (8.96%) Software Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Security Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) SQL
2 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.94%) Java
4 7 (10.45%) C#
4 7 (10.45%) Python
5 5 (7.46%) Ruby
5 5 (7.46%) C++
6 4 (5.97%) Perl
7 3 (4.48%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.49%) XQuery
9 1 (1.49%) VBScript
9 1 (1.49%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (19.40%) CCNP
3 10 (14.93%) Degree
4 9 (13.43%) ISTQB
5 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
6 7 (10.45%) CISSP
7 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
7 5 (7.46%) CCVP
7 5 (7.46%) CCIE
7 5 (7.46%) CCDP
7 5 (7.46%) ISEB
8 4 (5.97%) CCSP
8 4 (5.97%) CCNA
8 4 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
9 3 (4.48%) GCIA
9 3 (4.48%) GCIH
10 2 (2.99%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.49%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.93%) Nmap
2 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) Snort
3 3 (4.48%) Cygwin
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.99%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (13.43%) Nessus
3 6 (8.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (7.46%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (4.48%) SCCM
5 3 (4.48%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (2.99%) Puppet
6 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.49%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.49%) OpenSSO
7 1 (1.49%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (1.49%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Cisco
2 18 (26.87%) HP
3 12 (17.91%) Oracle
4 8 (11.94%) SolarWinds
4 8 (11.94%) CheckPoint
5 6 (8.96%) Websense
5 6 (8.96%) Citrix
5 6 (8.96%) F5
6 5 (7.46%) Riverbed
7 4 (5.97%) Akamai
8 3 (4.48%) CA
8 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.99%) Juniper
9 2 (2.99%) VMware
9 2 (2.99%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.99%) Mercator
10 1 (1.49%) Symantec
10 1 (1.49%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.49%) Lotus
10 1 (1.49%) Sun
London
NST Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £270.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £360 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago