The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv4 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 4 (IPv4)
England / East of England
Rank 114 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing IPv4 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.042% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £220 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - £36.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
363 335 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.37% 14.15% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 182 180
Median daily rate £334 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.79% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £238 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £508 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 66
Median hourly rate £19.90 £41.50 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.04% +79.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.76 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing IPv4 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPv4 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

IPv4 Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 6 £220 -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IPv4 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 East of England region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) Network Security
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Java EE
4 3 (33.33%) IPv6
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) SDH
5 2 (22.22%) JUnit
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) VRRP
5 2 (22.22%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) SONET
5 2 (22.22%) Huawei
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) VPLS
5 2 (22.22%) Multicast
5 2 (22.22%) Tellabs
6 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 3 (33.33%) IPv6
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) Multicast
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) SDH
3 2 (22.22%) SONET
3 2 (22.22%) VPLS
3 2 (22.22%) VRRP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) DMVPN
4 1 (11.11%) H.323
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) JBehave
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Redmine
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) IP Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (11.11%) High Availability
1 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
1 1 (11.11%) Network Design
1 1 (11.11%) Network Management
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
1 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Huawei
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Tellabs
3 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds