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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 103 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing IPv6 21 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 1.34% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 5
Median daily rate £375 £475 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +171.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £334
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +27.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -
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
575 671 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.91% 26.13% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 285 204
Median daily rate £375 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 24
Median hourly rate £24.00 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.75 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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
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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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 - 12 £375 - 3
Slough - 1 - -
IPv6
South East

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 28 (90.32%) VPN
2 27 (87.10%) TCP/IP
2 27 (87.10%) IPsec
3 25 (80.65%) DNS
4 23 (74.19%) Windows
5 22 (70.97%) Hyper-V
6 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
7 19 (61.29%) CSS
7 19 (61.29%) DHCP
7 19 (61.29%) HTTP
7 19 (61.29%) Load Balancing
7 19 (61.29%) Software-Defined Networking
7 19 (61.29%) Public Cloud
8 18 (58.06%) Degree
8 18 (58.06%) BGP
9 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
10 15 (48.39%) Workflow
10 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (45.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 14 (45.16%) Marketing
11 14 (45.16%) Process Improvement
11 14 (45.16%) Mentoring
11 14 (45.16%) Presales
12 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
12 13 (41.94%) Linux
13 12 (38.71%) MCSE
13 12 (38.71%) MCSA
13 12 (38.71%) MCSD
13 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
14 11 (35.48%) 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 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) VPN
2 27 (87.10%) IPsec
2 27 (87.10%) TCP/IP
3 25 (80.65%) DNS
4 19 (61.29%) DHCP
4 19 (61.29%) HTTP
4 19 (61.29%) Software-Defined Networking
5 18 (58.06%) BGP
6 9 (29.03%) Firewall
7 8 (25.81%) Wireless
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (19.35%) OSPF
9 5 (16.13%) 802.11
9 5 (16.13%) EIGRP
9 5 (16.13%) Internet
9 5 (16.13%) LAN
9 5 (16.13%) SNMP
9 5 (16.13%) VLAN
9 5 (16.13%) WAN
9 5 (16.13%) WLAN
General
1 14 (45.16%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Support Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Network Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Network Support
3 7 (22.58%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) LAN Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) WAN Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) CSS
2 11 (35.48%) 802.1X
3 10 (32.26%) .NET
3 10 (32.26%) XML
4 3 (9.68%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Public Cloud
2 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (32.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Load Balancing
2 15 (48.39%) Workflow
3 14 (45.16%) Mentoring
3 14 (45.16%) Presales
3 14 (45.16%) Process Improvement
4 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.13%) High Availability
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.68%) V-Model
6 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C
1 10 (32.26%) C#
1 10 (32.26%) C++
1 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
1 10 (32.26%) VB
1 10 (32.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (38.71%) MCSA
3 12 (38.71%) MCSD
3 12 (38.71%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) MCITP
4 3 (9.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (9.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
3 8 (25.81%) HP
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 6 (19.35%) NetScout
4 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
5 5 (16.13%) Aruba
5 5 (16.13%) Avaya
5 5 (16.13%) Brocade
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Micro Focus