Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Wireshark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireshark over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wireshark
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 137 113
Rank change year-on-year -1 -24 +19
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.071% 0.14% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 1.42% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Scotland median daily rate £425 £388 £275
% change year-on-year +9.68% +40.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Wireshark is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 246 282 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.69% 9.53% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 146 140
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +0.67% -0.67%
10th Percentile £181 £214 £200
90th Percentile £546 £556 £481
Scotland median daily rate £375 £370 £340
% change year-on-year +1.35% +8.82% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.00 £23.93 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.96% -53.98% +108.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £17.71 £12.81
90th Percentile £25.20 £30.09 £52.10
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -30.00% +29.87% +14.93%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Wireshark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Edinburgh

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wireshark in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds