The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireshark
Rank 378 387 391
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 24 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.070% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.60% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +94.37%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2805 2812 3596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.08% 11.60% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1745 1769 2080
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 110 169
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +2.00%
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England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +28 1 - - 3
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
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England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) Scrum
3 10 (23.81%) Firewall
3 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 10 (23.81%) Cisco
3 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 9 (21.43%) Android
5 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
5 8 (19.05%) JIRA
5 8 (19.05%) Selenium
5 8 (19.05%) BDD
5 8 (19.05%) User Stories
5 8 (19.05%) DNS
5 8 (19.05%) Web Services
5 8 (19.05%) Python
5 8 (19.05%) TDD
6 7 (16.67%) HTML
6 7 (16.67%) Java
6 7 (16.67%) ISEB
6 7 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (16.67%) Akamai
6 7 (16.67%) REST
6 7 (16.67%) Fiddler
7 6 (14.29%) Network Security
7 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (14.29%) Maven
7 6 (14.29%) WebDriver

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (11.90%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 3 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.90%) SaaS
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.76%) PaaS
4 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) DNS
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (14.29%) Network Security
4 6 (14.29%) HTTP
5 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.90%) SSL
5 5 (11.90%) VLAN
5 5 (11.90%) EIGRP
5 5 (11.90%) HSRP
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (9.52%) NetScaler
7 3 (7.14%) tcpdump
7 3 (7.14%) LAN
7 3 (7.14%) WAN
8 2 (4.76%) DHCP
8 2 (4.76%) VoIP
8 2 (4.76%) WLAN
8 2 (4.76%) VPN
8 2 (4.76%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) JIRA
1 8 (19.05%) Selenium
2 7 (16.67%) Fiddler
3 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 6 (14.29%) Maven
4 5 (11.90%) LoadRunner
4 5 (11.90%) Subversion
4 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.52%) eggPlant
5 4 (9.52%) JBehave
5 4 (9.52%) WinDbg
5 4 (9.52%) JUnit
6 3 (7.14%) JMeter
6 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 3 (7.14%) PostSharp
7 2 (4.76%) ProC
7 2 (4.76%) MSI
8 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
8 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Tester
2 7 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Performance Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Packager
6 2 (4.76%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Implementation Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Web Services
2 7 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (16.67%) REST
3 6 (14.29%) SOAP
3 6 (14.29%) .NET
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
4 4 (9.52%) Flash
4 4 (9.52%) Cocoa
4 4 (9.52%) OAuth
4 4 (9.52%) Cocoa Touch
4 4 (9.52%) OpenID
5 3 (7.14%) JSON
5 3 (7.14%) Autofac
5 3 (7.14%) Android SDK
5 3 (7.14%) XML
6 2 (4.76%) Apache CXF
6 2 (4.76%) HATEOAS
7 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.38%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) IPTV
2 4 (9.52%) Video on Demand
2 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Open Source
4 2 (4.76%) Statistics
4 2 (4.76%) NHS
4 2 (4.76%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.38%) STB
5 1 (2.38%) PKI
5 1 (2.38%) Streaming Media
5 1 (2.38%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) Android
4 6 (14.29%) UNIX
5 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Scrum
3 9 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 8 (19.05%) TDD
4 8 (19.05%) BDD
4 8 (19.05%) User Stories
5 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Analytics
6 4 (9.52%) DevOps
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (7.14%) Build Automation
7 3 (7.14%) SIEM
7 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.05%) Python
3 7 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (11.90%) Ruby
4 5 (11.90%) Perl
5 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.52%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.76%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VB
7 1 (2.38%) XQuery
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 7 (16.67%) ISEB
4 6 (14.29%) CCNP
5 5 (11.90%) CCNA
6 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) Degree
7 3 (7.14%) CISSP
7 3 (7.14%) GCIA
7 3 (7.14%) GCIH
8 2 (4.76%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.38%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (2.38%) CCVP
9 1 (2.38%) CCDP
9 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Cygwin
2 3 (7.14%) Nmap
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.76%) Nessus
3 2 (4.76%) SCCM
3 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.38%) OpenSSO
4 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Cisco
2 7 (16.67%) Akamai
3 6 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (11.90%) Citrix
5 4 (9.52%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.14%) Google
6 3 (7.14%) Riverbed
6 3 (7.14%) F5
6 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.76%) Juniper
7 2 (4.76%) WSO2
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (2.38%) ForgeRock
8 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.38%) Sun
8 1 (2.38%) Mercator
8 1 (2.38%) Websense
8 1 (2.38%) VMware
West London
MBA Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago