Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 247 243
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 -32
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.10% 0.10% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 0.80% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Midlands median daily rate £425 £331 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.30% -22.06% +3.34%
10th Percentile £253 £287 £413
90th Percentile £438 £437 £438
England median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.03 £48.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year -60.96% -2.50% +21.95%

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 1,152 1,121 1,022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 14.61% 12.97% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 630 527
Midlands median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £163 £158 £179
90th Percentile £519 £525 £500
England median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 59 75
Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -32.89%
10th Percentile £10.29 £9.90 £10.50
90th Percentile £46.15 £36.95 £38.75
England median hourly rate £20.04 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -6.79% -2.27% +10.00%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireshark in the Midlands

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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 24 February 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 +3 8 £425 +25.93% 8
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) TickIT
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) nginx
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
2 3 (37.50%) Docker
2 3 (37.50%) LXC
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) NX-OS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Technology Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) CentOS
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
1 3 (37.50%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) ProCurve