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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - 141 119
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.49% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £345 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
- -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.89 £119.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-66.61% +431.11%
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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
512 469 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.42% 14.95% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 246 135
Average daily rate £325 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £172 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £435 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 69 43
Average hourly rate £21.53 £25.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.60 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.10 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) IPv4
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) PKI
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Trac
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) CGI
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) 802.11
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) IPv4
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) 802.11
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DSL
3 1 (20.00%) Telnet
3 1 (20.00%) UPnP
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Trac
2 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (20.00%) Redmine
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CGI
1 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Information Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) User Stories
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk