The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Wireshark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 42 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 4 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.22% - 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% - 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Median daily rate £450 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 - £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £250
% change year-on-year -9.67% +55.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 - £42.72

Wireshark is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 57 64 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 17.33% 14.51% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 24
Median daily rate £269 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.23% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.25 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.07% -8.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Wireshark as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Gloucestershire

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in Gloucestershire

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Gloucester - 1 - -
Wireshark
South West

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) CMake
2 4 (66.67%) Bitbucket
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Confluence
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Qpid
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) GoogleTest
3 3 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) AMQP
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (33.33%) dBASE
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (50.00%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (50.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) AMQP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) ATM
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) DSL
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
4 1 (16.67%) ISDN
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
4 1 (16.67%) SONET
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) dBASE
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 4 (66.67%) CMake
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) GoogleTest
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (16.67%) Valgrind
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Research Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
4 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) SAP