The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 112 108 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing IPv6 13 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.37% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 1.54% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 7
Median daily rate £375 - £215
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £365
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -10.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £112.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -67.85%
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
557 586 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.39% 24.36% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 237 213
Median daily rate £363 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.75 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 5 £375 -
IPv6
South East

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 26 (96.30%) DNS
2 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) VPN
3 23 (85.19%) IPsec
3 23 (85.19%) TCP/IP
3 23 (85.19%) Hyper-V
4 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
5 20 (74.07%) DHCP
5 20 (74.07%) HTTP
5 20 (74.07%) CSS
5 20 (74.07%) Load Balancing
5 20 (74.07%) Software-Defined Networking
5 20 (74.07%) Public Cloud
6 19 (70.37%) Degree
7 18 (66.67%) MS Excel
8 16 (59.26%) Workflow
8 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (55.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 15 (55.56%) Marketing
9 15 (55.56%) Mentoring
9 15 (55.56%) Process Improvement
9 15 (55.56%) Presales
10 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
10 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
10 13 (48.15%) BGP
10 13 (48.15%) MCSD
10 13 (48.15%) Linux
10 13 (48.15%) MCSE
10 13 (48.15%) MCSA
11 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 18 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) DNS
2 24 (88.89%) VPN
3 23 (85.19%) IPsec
3 23 (85.19%) TCP/IP
4 20 (74.07%) DHCP
4 20 (74.07%) HTTP
4 20 (74.07%) Software-Defined Networking
5 13 (48.15%) BGP
6 4 (14.81%) Firewall
6 4 (14.81%) IPv4
7 3 (11.11%) 802.15
7 3 (11.11%) Bluetooth
7 3 (11.11%) Broadband
7 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (11.11%) WiMAX
7 3 (11.11%) Wireless
7 3 (11.11%) ZigBee
8 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
General
1 15 (55.56%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Support Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Network Support
3 8 (29.63%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Escalation Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Field Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Network Field Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) CSS
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) XML
3 6 (22.22%) 802.1X
4 3 (11.11%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Public Cloud
2 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (37.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Load Balancing
2 16 (59.26%) Workflow
3 15 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 15 (55.56%) Presales
3 15 (55.56%) Process Improvement
4 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 3 (11.11%) V-Model
5 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C
1 10 (37.04%) C#
1 10 (37.04%) C++
1 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
1 10 (37.04%) VB
1 10 (37.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Degree
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (48.15%) MCSA
3 13 (48.15%) MCSD
3 13 (48.15%) MCSE
4 3 (11.11%) MCITP
4 3 (11.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) F5
4 1 (3.70%) NetScout
4 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto