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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
South East / Hampshire
Rank 109 123 117
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.32% 0.092% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.34% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £456 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £375 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £375 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £250
% change year-on-year -6.66% +50.00%  
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 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 486 582 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 26.10% 26.71% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 371 206
Median daily rate £409 £350 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.85% -10.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 39
Median hourly rate £25.00 £38.05 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.29% +1.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £22.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 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
Winchester - 3 £438 -
Wireshark
South East

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (38.46%) SCOM
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) ITSM
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
3 5 (38.46%) Sonus
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) tcpdump
4 4 (30.77%) Skype
4 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) VLAN
5 3 (23.08%) Statistics

Wireshark
Top Related 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 (38.46%) Skype for Business
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Qpid
3 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
1 5 (38.46%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) Skype
2 4 (30.77%) tcpdump
2 4 (30.77%) VLAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) BGP
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) MPLS
3 3 (23.08%) OSPF
3 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 3 (23.08%) VPLS
4 2 (15.38%) Junos
5 1 (7.69%) AMQP
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) Redis
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.69%) CMake
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) GoogleTest
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Lync Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Metering Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) JAAS
1 3 (23.08%) Java EE
1 3 (23.08%) JMS
1 3 (23.08%) JMX
1 3 (23.08%) JNDI
2 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (7.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) AIX
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITSM
1 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Statistics
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Memory Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) CISSP
3 3 (23.08%) RHCE
3 3 (23.08%) RHCSA
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) Sonus
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy