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 24 June 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.

Wireshark
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 50 41
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 0.63% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.70% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Median daily rate - £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £315
% change year-on-year +4.57% +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +73.07%  

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 43 81 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 13.35% 16.91% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 52 39
Median daily rate £324 £330 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.81% -19.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £29.13 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.18% +100.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £29.75 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.83 £45.00 £37.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) AMQP
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (75.00%) GoogleTest
2 3 (75.00%) CMake
2 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) dBASE

Wireshark
Co-occurring 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 (75.00%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) AMQP
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) dBASE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (75.00%) CMake
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) GoogleTest
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) IDA Disassembler
2 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Valgrind
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Research Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP