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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
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
157 75 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.01% 12.12% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 42 29
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Average hourly rate £26.00 £12.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.92% -1.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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