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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 70 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPv6 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% - 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% - 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£388 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £406 £383
% change year-on-year
-9.84% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £120.00 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+433.33% -30.76%
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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 Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 52 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.62% 8.60% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 26 30
Average daily rate £388 £275 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £40.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.75% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 18 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) LDAP
1 10 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
1 10 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) IPsec
1 10 (100.00%) LAMP
1 10 (100.00%) Samba
1 10 (100.00%) Debian
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) nginx
1 10 (100.00%) Confluence
1 10 (100.00%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LDAP
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) IPsec
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) Hudson
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Wiki
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (100.00%) Debian
2 9 (90.00%) Ubuntu
3 6 (60.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 10 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Samba
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) Postfix
1 10 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (30.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) VMware