The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 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 IPv6 over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 127 129 114
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing IPv6 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.072% 0.16% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 1.25% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£326 £275 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% +3.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £32.00
IPv6
England

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
498 399 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.02% 13.13% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 174 128
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £173 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 30 70
Average hourly rate £30.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.60% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £13.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IPv6
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 IPv6 across the East of England region.

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IPv6
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 IPv6 across the East of England region.

IPv6 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IPv6
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 IPv6 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +3 2 £326 -23.23%
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) CGI
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) 802.11
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Trac
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Tandberg
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) 802.11
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) UPnP
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) H.323
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Trac
2 1 (33.33%) Redmine
2 1 (33.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CGI
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Tandberg
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper