The first table below looks at the demand for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 68 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing IPv6 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 0.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£304 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £119.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+431.11% -
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 109 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.20% 14.93% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 48 65
Average daily rate £325 £285 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 44
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £13.14 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
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IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

IPv6
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

IPv6 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) Multicast
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) DNA
2 5 (71.43%) OPNET
3 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) DWDM
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Economics
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) Multicast
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) DWDM
2 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Junos
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Server Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Economics
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) DNA
1 5 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) OPNET
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft