Period
to 19 February 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 19 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 > North of England
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 290 331 350
Rank change year-on-year +41 +19 -45
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 6 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.054% 0.024% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
North of England median daily rate £600 £331 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.13% -17.19% +33.33%
England median daily rate £419 £378 £400
% change year-on-year +10.93% -5.63% -2.44%
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 £50.00
% change year-on-year -61.94% - +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 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 1,501 2,029 2,223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 13.54% 15.92% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1,231 1,296
North of England median daily rate £375 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.46% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £178 £230 £225
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
England median daily rate £413 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 130 188
North of England median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +21.21% -13.16%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.75 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -2.27% +10.00%

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

Wireshark
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

Wireshark
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 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireshark in the North of England

Wireshark
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 19 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
North West +18 5 £600 - 4
Yorkshire +1 1 - - 2
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North of England region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) MSI
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Back Office
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) WinDbg
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC

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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) 802.11
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MSI
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CWNA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Prism
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco