The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 72 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£113 - -
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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
197 242 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.94% 24.95% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 90 64
Average daily rate £350 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £183 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 6
Average hourly rate £21.50 £180.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.05% +1025.00%
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 Reading

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

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) 4G
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
2 2 (50.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) FWSM
3 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) NetHawk
3 1 (25.00%) GGSN
3 1 (25.00%) SGSN
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Packet Switching

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) 4G
2 2 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) GGSN
3 1 (25.00%) SGSN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Packet Switching
3 1 (25.00%) RIP
3 1 (25.00%) FWSM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IP Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (25.00%) NetHawk
1 1 (25.00%) F5
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