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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 100 117 121
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Contract jobs citing IPv6 5 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.32% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 1.43% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Median daily rate - £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +19.44%

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
445 560 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.05% 22.25% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 287 321
Median daily rate £374 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £23.95 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Slough +12 4 - -
Reading +9 1 - -
IPv6
South East

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CCIP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) IPv4
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) ATM
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Ethernet
3 5 (71.43%) Frame Relay
3 5 (71.43%) Huawei
3 5 (71.43%) Multicast
4 4 (57.14%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (57.14%) Video on Demand
4 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
4 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
4 4 (57.14%) VPLS
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) IPTV
4 4 (57.14%) IGMP
4 4 (57.14%) STB
4 4 (57.14%) Middleware
4 4 (57.14%) FTP
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP

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 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) ATM
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Ethernet
3 5 (71.43%) Frame Relay
3 5 (71.43%) IPv4
3 5 (71.43%) Multicast
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) FTP
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP
4 4 (57.14%) ICMP
4 4 (57.14%) IGMP
4 4 (57.14%) RSVP
4 4 (57.14%) SNMP
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) VPLS
4 4 (57.14%) VRRP
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support
2 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IP Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Subject Matter Expert
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) IPTV
1 4 (57.14%) Over-the-Top Content
1 4 (57.14%) STB
1 4 (57.14%) Video on Demand
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCIP
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Huawei
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft