Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 October 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.087% 0.073% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £356
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.26% +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +92.31% -30.67%

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 158 255 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 13.78% 18.70% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 151 176
Wales median daily rate £310 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £148 £281 £216
90th Percentile £475 £550 £475
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Wales median hourly rate £11.72 £21.00 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.19% +95.35% -43.42%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £77.50 £18.40
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -18.95% +18.75% +0.23%

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in Wales

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in Wales

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
North Wales - 1 - -
Wireshark
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Wales region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Modbus
1 1 (100.00%) Renewable Energy

Wireshark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Modbus
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Renewable Energy
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens