The table below looks at the statistics for Wireshark skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
England / South West
Rank 124 135 133
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 14 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.068% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 0.49% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 6
Median daily rate £450 - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £42.72
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 - £41.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 - £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £42.72

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
398 409 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.73% 13.93% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 269 190
Median daily rate £365 £363 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £227 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £446 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 28
Median hourly rate £43.50 £25.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.00% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.90 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Wireshark
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Wireshark as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireshark Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Wireshark
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Wireshark Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Wireshark
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark across the South West region.

Wireshark Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +7 5 £425 - 2
Wiltshire +5 4 £450 -
Bristol - 4 - - 1
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Metasploit
4 5 (33.33%) Network Packet Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Network Packet Capture
4 5 (33.33%) SANS
4 5 (33.33%) OWASP
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Nmap
4 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (26.67%) Serena
5 4 (26.67%) UML
5 4 (26.67%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) Ada
5 4 (26.67%) Perl
5 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 4 (26.67%) CISSP
5 4 (26.67%) CMake
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 4 (26.67%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
5 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (26.67%) GDB
6 3 (20.00%) Apache Qpid
6 3 (20.00%) Confluence
6 3 (20.00%) Jenkins

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (20.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 3 (20.00%) AMQP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) ATM
4 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) DSL
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Frame Relay
4 1 (6.67%) ISDN
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) NetScreen
4 1 (6.67%) SONET
4 1 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (6.67%) tcpdump
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) dBASE
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Metasploit
2 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
2 4 (26.67%) CMake
2 4 (26.67%) GDB
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (26.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (20.00%) GoogleTest
3 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (6.67%) Valgrind
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (33.33%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Ada Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Research Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.67%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Network Packet Analysis
1 5 (33.33%) Network Packet Capture
1 5 (33.33%) OWASP
1 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (26.67%) UML
3 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Ada
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (26.67%) Perl
1 4 (26.67%) Python
1 4 (26.67%) Ruby
2 3 (20.00%) C
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) SANS
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Nmap
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Serena
2 3 (20.00%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
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