Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 20 October 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
England > North of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 348 354
Rank change year-on-year +58 +6 -64
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 5 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.045% 0.095% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.54% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
North of England median daily rate £400 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +22.73% +57.14%
10th Percentile £182 £281 £220
90th Percentile £414 £473 £295
England median daily rate £400 £381 £363
% change year-on-year +5.12% +4.97% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +92.31% -30.67%

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 North of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1718 2766 2283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 15.56% 17.58% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 1690 1290
North of England median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £195 £213 £206
90th Percentile £538 £538 £535
England median daily rate £405 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +1.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 170 239
North of England median hourly rate £15.60 £21.25 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.61% +31.50% -14.95%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.21 £38.88 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.92 £20.00
% change year-on-year -18.40% +14.59% +2.56%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in the North of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in the North of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireshark in the North of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireshark in the North of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireshark in the North of England

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Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the North of England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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
North West +17 3 £400 +0.95% 1
Yorkshire +25 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 North of England region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Kafka
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Avro
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) HDFS
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Graphite
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (40.00%) Grafana
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) 802.11
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Avro
1 2 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Data Security
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CWNA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Grafana
1 2 (40.00%) Graphite
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds