The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 110 126 110
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing IPv6 20 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.67% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 0.60% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
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£350 £175 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -56.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £420 £313
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +34.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £33.50
IPv6
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
770 665 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.82% 22.99% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 239 194
Average daily rate £300 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 52 22
Average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.00 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPv6 across the Berkshire region.

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IPv6
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

IPv6 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

IPv6
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the Berkshire region.

IPv6 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IPv6
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 £450 -
Slough - 1 - -
Reading - - - -
IPv6
South East

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing IPv6 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IPv6.

1 12 (52.17%) IPv4
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) BGP
4 7 (30.43%) 3G
4 7 (30.43%) Wireless
4 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
4 7 (30.43%) Network Security
5 6 (26.09%) LTE
5 6 (26.09%) Multimedia
5 6 (26.09%) WiMAX
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (26.09%) OSPF
5 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (26.09%) C
5 6 (26.09%) C++
5 6 (26.09%) 4G
6 5 (21.74%) OOD
6 5 (21.74%) UML
6 5 (21.74%) OO
6 5 (21.74%) VPN
6 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
6 5 (21.74%) Embedded C++
6 5 (21.74%) GSM
6 5 (21.74%) LAN
6 5 (21.74%) UMTS
6 5 (21.74%) MPLS
6 5 (21.74%) Firewall
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) IPsec

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing IPv6 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IPv6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) MediaWiki
2 1 (4.35%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 3 (13.04%) PaaS
2 3 (13.04%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) IPv4
2 8 (34.78%) BGP
3 7 (30.43%) Wireless
3 7 (30.43%) Network Security
3 7 (30.43%) 3G
4 6 (26.09%) WiMAX
4 6 (26.09%) OSPF
4 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (26.09%) LTE
4 6 (26.09%) 4G
5 5 (21.74%) Firewall
5 5 (21.74%) MPLS
5 5 (21.74%) VPN
5 5 (21.74%) GSM
5 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) UMTS
6 4 (17.39%) VoIP
6 4 (17.39%) WAN
6 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
6 4 (17.39%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Hudson
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (26.09%) Multimedia
3 3 (13.04%) Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Billing
5 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Business Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Design Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) AWS Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Service Design Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) LAMP
1 1 (4.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Streaming Video
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Wiki
2 2 (8.70%) IPTV
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Debian
3 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) UML
1 5 (21.74%) OO
1 5 (21.74%) OOD
1 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Network Design
2 3 (13.04%) Business Development
2 3 (13.04%) Quantitative Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.04%) Benchmarking
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
2 3 (13.04%) Time Management
2 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
3 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C
1 6 (26.09%) C++
2 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
2 5 (21.74%) Embedded C++
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) CCIP
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) Postfix
1 2 (8.70%) XenServer
1 2 (8.70%) Samba
1 2 (8.70%) iptables
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.35%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Juniper
3 3 (13.04%) Verint
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
5 1 (4.35%) BMC
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) SevOne