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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 103 110 124
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing IPv6 9 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.66% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 2.56% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Average daily rate
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- £238 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -52.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-14.14% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £189.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-80.95% +490.62%
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
604 624 610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.61% 25.57% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 204 199
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 10 23
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.45 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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
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 3 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Slough +1 4 - -
IPv6
South East

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (51.72%) IPv4
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Wireless
2 12 (41.38%) Telecoms
3 11 (37.93%) 3G
3 11 (37.93%) UMTS
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco
4 10 (34.48%) C
4 10 (34.48%) C++
4 10 (34.48%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (34.48%) WiMAX
4 10 (34.48%) LTE
4 10 (34.48%) 4G
5 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
5 9 (31.03%) OO
5 9 (31.03%) OOD
6 8 (27.59%) UML
6 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
7 7 (24.14%) Embedded C
7 7 (24.14%) Embedded C++
7 7 (24.14%) GSM
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (24.14%) Network Security
8 6 (20.69%) Multimedia
8 6 (20.69%) Juniper
8 6 (20.69%) BGP
9 5 (17.24%) VPN
9 5 (17.24%) CCNP
9 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) Confluence
1 2 (6.90%) MediaWiki
2 1 (3.45%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 3 (10.34%) PaaS
2 3 (10.34%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) IPv4
2 12 (41.38%) Wireless
3 11 (37.93%) 3G
3 11 (37.93%) UMTS
4 10 (34.48%) LTE
4 10 (34.48%) 4G
4 10 (34.48%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (34.48%) WiMAX
5 7 (24.14%) Network Security
5 7 (24.14%) GSM
6 6 (20.69%) BGP
7 5 (17.24%) VPN
8 4 (13.79%) LAN
8 4 (13.79%) IPsec
8 4 (13.79%) Firewall
8 4 (13.79%) OSPF
9 3 (10.34%) MPLS
9 3 (10.34%) Cisco ICM
9 3 (10.34%) Wireshark
9 3 (10.34%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Hudson
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (41.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Multimedia
3 3 (10.34%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Billing
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) IP Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) Business Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Design Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Linux Developer
4 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Service Design Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) LAMP
1 1 (3.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Streaming Video
3 2 (6.90%) IPTV
3 2 (6.90%) Wiki
3 2 (6.90%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.90%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Debian
4 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) OO
1 9 (31.03%) OOD
1 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) UML
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
4 4 (13.79%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) Benchmarking
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.34%) Business Development
5 3 (10.34%) Quantitative Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (6.90%) V-Model
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) C
1 10 (34.48%) C++
2 7 (24.14%) Embedded C
2 7 (24.14%) Embedded C++
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) CCNP
3 4 (13.79%) JNCIS
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Firmware
1 2 (6.90%) Samba
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.90%) Postfix
1 2 (6.90%) XenServer
1 2 (6.90%) iptables
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) Juniper
3 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.34%) Verint
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com