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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 118 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPv6 4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% - 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £269 £251
% change year-on-year
+39.53% +6.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.00
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
648 570 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.82% 23.04% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 211 247
Average daily rate £330 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.28 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 27 November 2014. 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
Reading - 3 £350 - 2
Slough - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
IPv6
South East

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) HP
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (40.00%) Smart Meter
3 6 (40.00%) IPv4
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (40.00%) GPRS
4 5 (33.33%) UMTS
4 5 (33.33%) 4G
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) WAP
5 4 (26.67%) GSM
5 4 (26.67%) WML
5 4 (26.67%) SSL
5 4 (26.67%) HTTP
5 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) DAB
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) Marketing
6 3 (20.00%) Electronics
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (20.00%) GDB
7 2 (13.33%) F5
7 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) IPv4
1 6 (40.00%) GPRS
2 5 (33.33%) UMTS
2 5 (33.33%) 4G
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) GSM
3 4 (26.67%) SSL
3 4 (26.67%) HTTP
3 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 4 (26.67%) DAB
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (13.33%) HSPA
5 2 (13.33%) ZigBee
5 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) GDB
2 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
1 4 (26.67%) WAP
1 4 (26.67%) WML
2 1 (6.67%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) DTV
2 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (13.33%) V-Model
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) SWOT Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCIP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PMP
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (6.67%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) SevOne
4 1 (6.67%) BT
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) BMC
4 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
4 1 (6.67%) Huawei
4 1 (6.67%) Agilent
4 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.67%) Infoblox