The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 73 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing IPv6 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.47% 7.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £119.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-69.66% +431.11%
IPv6
South West

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
81 97 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.00% 12.14% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 62 27
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 6
Average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -55.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £22.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing IPv6 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IPv6.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) iptables
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) MCollective
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) Btrfs
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 2 (50.00%) Salt
2 2 (50.00%) LXC
2 2 (50.00%) Database Theory
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database Theory
2 2 (50.00%) systemd
2 2 (50.00%) GitLab
2 2 (50.00%) CoreOS
2 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (50.00%) SmartOS

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing IPv6 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IPv6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) MediaWiki
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) OpenVPN
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) GitLab
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) RSpec
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Wiki
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SmartOS
2 2 (50.00%) CoreOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Database Theory
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database Theory
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) iptables
2 2 (50.00%) Btrfs
2 2 (50.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) Snort
2 2 (50.00%) Squid
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Postfix
2 2 (50.00%) XenServer
2 2 (50.00%) Varnish
2 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) KVM
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Salt
2 2 (50.00%) systemd
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) CFEngine
2 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
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