Period
to 11 November 2019

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 11 November 2019 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
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 134 130
Rank change year-on-year +25 -4 -1
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.10% 0.069% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.77% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £351 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.55% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £350 £366 £363
90th Percentile £351 £399 £388
Scotland median daily rate £351 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -9.55% +3.33% +11.11%
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 217 261 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.97% 9.01% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 121 133
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +20.69% -0.68%
10th Percentile £207 £213 £211
90th Percentile £538 £556 £538
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £22.50 £15.86 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.87% -48.84% -7.46%
10th Percentile £21.25 £12.62 £30.50
90th Percentile £23.75 £25.20 £31.50
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £16.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year +18.52% -43.75% -25.47%

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 11 November 2019, 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 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Antivirus Management
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (50.00%) Lumension
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware