Period
to 24 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 224 254
Rank change year-on-year -9 +30 -34
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 15 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.19% 0.067% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 0.51% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Midlands median daily rate £425 £375 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -12.28% +42.50%
10th Percentile £400 £307 £413
90th Percentile £530 £426 £444
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.03 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -61.94% +11.11% +50.00%

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 1,082 984 1,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.69% 13.10% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 541 585
Midlands median daily rate £378 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.73% +3.45% +3.72%
10th Percentile £175 £163 £181
90th Percentile £530 £513 £550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 77 58
Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.55 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.74% +6.77% -26.19%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.33 £10.74
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £38.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +17.65%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +10 15 £425 +13.33% 2
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 11 (73.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (53.33%) SSL
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) FTP
3 7 (46.67%) HTTP
3 7 (46.67%) HTTPS
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) REST
3 7 (46.67%) Power BI
4 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Back Office
5 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 5 (33.33%) Open Source
5 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) CentOS
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) nginx
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Apache
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (33.33%) TickIT
5 5 (33.33%) Change Management

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 5 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SSL
2 7 (46.67%) FTP
2 7 (46.67%) HTTP
2 7 (46.67%) HTTPS
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) NX-OS
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Power BI
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Technology Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) Kendo UI
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) CentOS
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Due Diligence
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
1 5 (33.33%) LXC
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds