Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 July 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 > South West
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 191 188
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +9
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 22 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.43% 2.03% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 20
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +46.94%
10th Percentile £376 £304 £363
90th Percentile £478 £414 £475
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.89% +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £35.75 £27.50 £40.50
90th Percentile £37.25 £62.50 £43.85
England median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +50.00% -7.69%

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 the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 906 1035 766
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 16.48% 17.12% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 641 414
South West median daily rate £370 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.07% +0.69% -4.00%
10th Percentile £200 £231 £197
90th Percentile £530 £519 £489
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 85 58
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +73.40% +13.72%
10th Percentile £12.79 £11.44 £10.70
90th Percentile £54.88 £46.15 £43.96
England median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -24.00% +21.95% +13.89%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Wireshark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in the South West

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in the South West

Wireshark
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireshark in the South West

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Bristol - 15 £389 - 1
Gloucestershire +11 4 £450 +50.00%
Wiltshire -10 3 £450 +20.00%
Wireshark
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 South West region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 14 (63.64%) Linux
1 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) UML
2 13 (59.09%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (59.09%) GDB
2 13 (59.09%) Rational Rhapsody
3 12 (54.55%) C
4 11 (50.00%) C++
5 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) Ruby
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle
8 4 (18.18%) Python
8 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
8 4 (18.18%) Docker
9 3 (13.64%) GoogleTest
9 3 (13.64%) CMake
9 3 (13.64%) Bitbucket
9 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
9 3 (13.64%) AMQP
9 3 (13.64%) Apache Qpid
9 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
9 3 (13.64%) Confluence
9 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 3 (13.64%) VoIP
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco
9 3 (13.64%) Ada
9 3 (13.64%) CSS

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (13.64%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (13.64%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) AMQP
1 3 (13.64%) VoIP
2 2 (9.09%) 4G
2 2 (9.09%) GSM
2 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (9.09%) LTE
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) 2G
3 1 (4.55%) 3G
3 1 (4.55%) 3GPP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) GGSN
3 1 (4.55%) HSPA
3 1 (4.55%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (4.55%) MQTT
3 1 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (4.55%) SGSN
3 1 (4.55%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (4.55%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.09%) dBASE
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) GDB
1 13 (59.09%) Rational DOORS
1 13 (59.09%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) Bitbucket
3 3 (13.64%) CMake
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) GoogleTest
3 3 (13.64%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) Calabash
4 1 (4.55%) IDA Disassembler
4 1 (4.55%) Metasploit
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.55%) Valgrind
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Software Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Ada Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Ada Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Research Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) UML
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.09%) SIEM
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) ATDD
6 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C
2 11 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) Ada
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Go
6 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CCENT
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CREST Certified
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) SANS
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Consul
1 1 (4.55%) Graphite
1 1 (4.55%) Kibana
1 1 (4.55%) logstash
1 1 (4.55%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) Serena
3 1 (4.55%) Acme Packet
3 1 (4.55%) Actix
3 1 (4.55%) Ericsson
3 1 (4.55%) Huawei
3 1 (4.55%) NetScout
3 1 (4.55%) Nokia
3 1 (4.55%) Redknee
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) Tekelec
Bristol, Avon
Modis International
Rate: Competitive hourly rate
Posted: 3 days ago