The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 27 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 East / Hampshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 114 121
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7  
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.39% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% 0.67% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £133 £380 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -64.97% +22.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £383 £320
% change year-on-year +3.92% +19.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 404 447 386
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.51% 22.36% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 281 233
Median daily rate £406 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.13% -5.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 37
Median hourly rate £22.50 £47.83 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.95% +101.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £25.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in Hampshire

Wireshark
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireshark in Hampshire

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Basingstoke - 2 £133 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Wireshark
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) RHCSA
3 6 (42.86%) Java EE
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 6 (42.86%) JNDI
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) JMS
3 6 (42.86%) CISSP
3 6 (42.86%) RHCE
3 6 (42.86%) JMX
3 6 (42.86%) JAAS
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
4 5 (35.71%) JBoss
4 5 (35.71%) Apache
4 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
4 5 (35.71%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (35.71%) Redis
4 5 (35.71%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) LTE
5 4 (28.57%) Smart Meter
5 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) JBoss
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LTE
2 3 (21.43%) 4G
2 3 (21.43%) BGP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) MPLS
2 3 (21.43%) OSPF
2 3 (21.43%) tcpdump
2 3 (21.43%) VLAN
2 3 (21.43%) VPLS
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Junos
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
1 5 (35.71%) Redis
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Smart Metering Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) JAAS
1 6 (42.86%) Java EE
1 6 (42.86%) JMS
1 6 (42.86%) JMX
1 6 (42.86%) JNDI
2 5 (35.71%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (35.71%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Smart Meter
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) AIX
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Test Management
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) CISSP
3 6 (42.86%) RHCE
3 6 (42.86%) RHCSA
4 3 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cobbler
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Arqiva
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Motorola
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee