Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 83 108
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 0 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.95% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.76% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median daily rate - - £170
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £490 £288
% change year-on-year -18.37% +70.43% -17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 247 372 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.37% 25.27% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 162 200
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.36% +3.20%
10th Percentile £257 £250 £210
90th Percentile £550 £525 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £398 £373
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.71% +3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 23
Reading median hourly rate £19.00 £29.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.04% +67.14% -
10th Percentile £12.90 £13.13 £11.18
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.65 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% -48.57% +100.00%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Wireshark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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