The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
London / City of London
Rank 152 149 184
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +35
Contract jobs citing IPv6 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.033% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 0.31% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £403 £238 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.47% -52.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £238 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £238 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £378 £295
% change year-on-year
-1.98% +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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
394 320 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 10.67% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 226 476
Median daily rate £433 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 13
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
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 the City of London

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IPv6
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPv6 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

IPv6 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) GIAC
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) OSSTMM
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Infoblox
2 2 (40.00%) MRTG
2 2 (40.00%) GPEN
2 2 (40.00%) OSCP
2 2 (40.00%) OSCE
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) MRTG
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) FCoE
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN
3 1 (20.00%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Network Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Security Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (40.00%) OSSTMM
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (20.00%) E-Discovery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) GIAC
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 2 (40.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (40.00%) GPEN
2 2 (40.00%) OSCE
2 2 (40.00%) OSCP
2 2 (40.00%) SANS
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCSA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 1 (20.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Infoblox
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (20.00%) VMware