The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Edinburgh region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+27.91% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -39.04%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 102 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.14% 13.49% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 37 78
Average daily rate £312 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.45% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £160 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £428 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -49.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
IPv6
Scotland

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

IPv6
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management