The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £334 £290
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +15.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £32.00
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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
163 90 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.02% 13.98% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 45 22
Average daily rate £325 £323 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £168 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 2
Average hourly rate £27.25 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPv6 across the Birmingham region.

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham