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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - 80 -
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.071% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £100 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £326 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.25 -
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
130 130 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.37% 9.25% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 49 86
Median daily rate £375 £340 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -11.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £156 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 8
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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