The first table below looks at the demand for IPv4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 16 April 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 East of England 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 147 116 131
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +15
Contract jobs citing IPv4 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.062% 0.043% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.24% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £265 -
% change year-on-year
+54.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
389 417 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.08% 18.08% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 144 170
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 68 73
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -44.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
IPv4
England

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPv4 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IPv4
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPv4 across the East of England region.

IPv4 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IPv4
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPv4 across the East of England region.

IPv4 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IPv4
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - - - -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing IPv4 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 IPv4.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) IPv6
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project Server
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing IPv4 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 IPv4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) IPv6
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ATDD
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware