The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - 77 49
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.081% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.93% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £435 £338
% change year-on-year
-31.03% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £22.50
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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
127 108 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.20% 8.70% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 44
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £129 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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