The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IPv4 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £326 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -
IPv4
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 161 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.59% 20.02% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 100 46
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £281 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Median hourly rate £12.15 £27.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +81.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing IPv4 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IPv4
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPv4 across the Birmingham region.

IPv4 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

IPv4
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPv4 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IKE
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) IKE
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco