The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
South West / Bristol
Rank - - 67
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £295
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +27.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
- +42.38%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 127 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.95% 15.80% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 84 65
Median daily rate £351 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £407 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £18.50 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £30.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol