The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Wireshark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 61 72 72
Rank change year-on-year +11 0  
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.30% 0.89% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 2.97% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £475 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +322.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £250
% change year-on-year -6.66% +50.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 - £42.72

Wireshark is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 147 303 200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.97% 30.03% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 159 80
Median daily rate £450 £380 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +15.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 2
Median hourly rate £53.75 £63.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.68% +193.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Wireshark as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Reading

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in Reading

Wireshark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 12 (100.00%) Juniper
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (83.33%) CCNA
3 10 (83.33%) Back Office
3 10 (83.33%) ITIL
4 9 (75.00%) Ericsson
4 9 (75.00%) Nokia
4 9 (75.00%) 3G
4 9 (75.00%) CCIE
4 9 (75.00%) 2G
4 9 (75.00%) Huawei
4 9 (75.00%) Nokia Networks
4 9 (75.00%) 4G
5 3 (25.00%) F5
6 2 (16.67%) MPLS
6 2 (16.67%) OSPF
6 2 (16.67%) BGP
6 2 (16.67%) ICMP
6 2 (16.67%) Telnet
6 2 (16.67%) Broadband
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
6 2 (16.67%) HTTP
6 2 (16.67%) SNMP
6 2 (16.67%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) HSRP
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) 2G
2 9 (75.00%) 3G
2 9 (75.00%) 4G
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) Broadband
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) HSRP
3 2 (16.67%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 2 (16.67%) ICMP
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) OSPF
3 2 (16.67%) SNMP
3 2 (16.67%) Telnet
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 10 (83.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IP Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper Support
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNP
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNA
3 9 (75.00%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCIP
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Juniper
2 9 (75.00%) Ericsson
2 9 (75.00%) Huawei
2 9 (75.00%) Nokia
2 9 (75.00%) Nokia Networks
3 3 (25.00%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 19 days ago