Period
to 17 June 2018

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 17 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 > North of England
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 294 347
Rank change year-on-year -30 +53 -22
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.034% 0.055% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.36% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
North of England median daily rate £250 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.27% -1.82% +43.48%
England median daily rate £406 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +1.56% +1.91% +10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
North of England median hourly rate £19.03 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.85% - -
England median hourly rate £19.03 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -61.94% - -

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 1,625 1,668 2,503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 13.63% 15.22% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,046 957 1,436
North of England median daily rate £391 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.37% +6.67% +7.92%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £539 £538
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 129 137
North of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £11.90 £10.50 £10.39
90th Percentile £42.75 £44.90 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.44 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.88% -22.24% +17.65%

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 17 June 2018.

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

Wireshark
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 17 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
North West -24 3 £250 -38.27% 5
Yorkshire -21 1 - -
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 North of England region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) 802.11
2 2 (50.00%) CWNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Gluster
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) HAProxy

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) 802.11
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CWNA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Gluster
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware