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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
London / City of London
Rank 143 - 188
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPv6 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% - 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £359 - £444
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 - £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 - £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +19.44%

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
363 350 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.45% 10.97% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 245 510
Median daily rate £430 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.17% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +28.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) GIAC
2 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) OSSTMM
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) GPEN
2 2 (40.00%) OSCP
2 2 (40.00%) OSCE
2 2 (40.00%) Burp Suite
2 2 (40.00%) Kali Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 2 (40.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (40.00%) SANS
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

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
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) ICMP
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) MRTG
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Kali Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) OSSTMM
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CEH
1 2 (40.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 2 (40.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (40.00%) GIAC
1 2 (40.00%) GPEN
1 2 (40.00%) OSCE
1 2 (40.00%) OSCP
1 2 (40.00%) SANS
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware