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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPv4 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.45% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £319 £400
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -20.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.14 £189.00
% change year-on-year
+12.10% -78.76%
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
104 77 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.72% 10.46% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 50 83
Median daily rate £400 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £176 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 11
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -22.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPv4 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

IPv4 Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

IPv4
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) MCSE
3 9 (81.82%) MCSA
3 9 (81.82%) vSphere
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (81.82%) Ubuntu
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
4 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) CLAS

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 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Leader
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Ubuntu
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) MCSA
3 9 (81.82%) MCSE
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) CLAS
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) VMware