The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 41 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing IPv6 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.96% 0.28% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 2.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £450 £354
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +27.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -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 Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 50 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.47% 13.85% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 23
Average daily rate £335 £273 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.93% -17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 13 29
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

IPv6
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the Cambridge region.

IPv6 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) DNA
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Multicast
3 3 (42.86%) SCOrch
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Junos
3 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) SCOM
3 3 (42.86%) SCVMM
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) Multicast
2 3 (42.86%) Junos
2 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Server Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Network Support Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Server Support
3 2 (28.57%) Server Support Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Network Support
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DNA
1 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSD
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCOrch
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
1 3 (42.86%) SCVMM
2 2 (28.57%) OPNET
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper