Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 September 2018 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 239 260
Rank change year-on-year -12 +21 -24
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.13% 0.077% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 0.53% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Midlands median daily rate £438 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £400 £211 £272
90th Percentile £535 £413 £413
England median daily rate £400 £400 £393
% change year-on-year - +1.91% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £49.75 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -0.50% - +92.31%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,058 1,122 1,301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.31% 14.34% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 677 742
Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.45%
10th Percentile £157 £153 £185
90th Percentile £535 £501 £550
England median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 84 64
Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £14.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -17.41% -
10th Percentile £11.29 £10.35 £10.90
90th Percentile £45.00 £52.50 £39.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.10 £23.75
% change year-on-year +10.50% -23.79% +18.75%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Wireshark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in the Midlands

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in the Midlands

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireshark in the Midlands

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +13 10 £438 +45.83% 2
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
1 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) FTP
2 7 (70.00%) HTTPS
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) Power BI
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) Back Office
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) NX-OS
7 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (10.00%) Arista
7 1 (10.00%) Runbook
7 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (10.00%) Due Diligence
7 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (10.00%) HSRP
7 1 (10.00%) Kendo UI

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
1 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) FTP
2 7 (70.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) HSRP
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VRRP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Power BI
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Due Diligence
2 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Runbook
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Arista
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds