The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £326 £365
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £189.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -80.95%
IPv6
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
153 128 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.53% 8.79% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 41 85
Median daily rate £355 £318 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -20.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £389 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPv6 across the Edinburgh region.

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh