The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 533 536 561
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +25
Contract jobs citing IPv6 45 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.055% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.41% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 8
Average daily rate
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£354 £413 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.24% +6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £150 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £575 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £406 £410
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £119.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+431.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £119.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+431.11% -
IPv6
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7493 6619 8224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.66% 13.55% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4146 3679 3812
Average daily rate £363 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £201 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 381 636
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in England

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in England

IPv6
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPv6 across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

IPv6 Daily Rate Histogram in England

IPv6
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the England region.

IPv6 Hourly Rate Trend in England

IPv6
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPv6 across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

IPv6 Hourly Rate Histogram in England

IPv6
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 14 £344 -14.06% 6
South East +3 14 £255 +70.00% 4
South West - 8 £388 - 2
East of England -19 7 £345 - 6
Yorkshire - - - - 1
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 46 (51.11%) Cisco
2 45 (50.00%) BGP
3 39 (43.33%) Firewall
4 37 (41.11%) WAN
5 35 (38.89%) VPN
6 33 (36.67%) LAN
6 33 (36.67%) MPLS
6 33 (36.67%) OSPF
7 32 (35.56%) TCP/IP
8 30 (33.33%) Internet
8 30 (33.33%) Network Security
9 26 (28.89%) Ethernet
10 25 (27.78%) Windows
10 25 (27.78%) Juniper
11 23 (25.56%) IPv4
11 23 (25.56%) Citrix
11 23 (25.56%) Capacity Planning
12 22 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (23.33%) Perl
14 20 (22.22%) PHP
14 20 (22.22%) IPsec
14 20 (22.22%) Multicast
15 19 (21.11%) Telecoms
16 17 (18.89%) VMware
17 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (17.78%) VLAN
17 16 (17.78%) Linux
18 15 (16.67%) C
18 15 (16.67%) Java
18 15 (16.67%) EIGRP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 14 (15.56%) Apache
1 14 (15.56%) nginx
2 13 (14.44%) Confluence
2 13 (14.44%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.44%) MS Office
4 2 (2.22%) MS Project
5 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (50.00%) BGP
2 39 (43.33%) Firewall
3 37 (41.11%) WAN
4 35 (38.89%) VPN
5 33 (36.67%) MPLS
5 33 (36.67%) OSPF
5 33 (36.67%) LAN
6 32 (35.56%) TCP/IP
7 30 (33.33%) Internet
7 30 (33.33%) Network Security
8 26 (28.89%) Ethernet
9 23 (25.56%) IPv4
10 20 (22.22%) IPsec
10 20 (22.22%) Multicast
11 16 (17.78%) VLAN
12 15 (16.67%) EIGRP
13 14 (15.56%) DNS
14 13 (14.44%) GPRS
14 13 (14.44%) LDAP
15 12 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) MySQL
1 13 (14.44%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (14.44%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Git (software)
1 14 (15.56%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.44%) Hudson
2 13 (14.44%) Subversion
2 13 (14.44%) JIRA
3 7 (7.78%) GDB
4 1 (1.11%) MSI
4 1 (1.11%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (21.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.56%) Electronics
3 4 (4.44%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Czech Language
5 1 (1.11%) German Language
5 1 (1.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Network Engineer
2 10 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 7 (7.78%) Analyst
3 7 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (6.67%) Developer
4 6 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 6 (6.67%) Administrator
5 5 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Security Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Programmer
6 4 (4.44%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Test Analyst
6 4 (4.44%) C Developer
6 4 (4.44%) C Programmer
7 3 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) LAMP
2 5 (5.56%) WML
2 5 (5.56%) Web Services
2 5 (5.56%) XML
2 5 (5.56%) WAP
3 1 (1.11%) OLE
3 1 (1.11%) HTML5
3 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Wiki
2 9 (10.00%) Smart Meter
3 7 (7.78%) iPad
3 7 (7.78%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.44%) Open Source
5 3 (3.33%) Clustering
5 3 (3.33%) Firmware
5 3 (3.33%) DTV
5 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.22%) PKI
7 1 (1.11%) Economics
7 1 (1.11%) AS400
7 1 (1.11%) Handset
7 1 (1.11%) Replication
7 1 (1.11%) Telematics
7 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.78%) Windows
2 16 (17.78%) Linux
3 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (14.44%) Debian
4 12 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.89%) UNIX
7 7 (7.78%) CentOS
8 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (15.56%) DevOps
2 14 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (14.44%) Data Modelling
4 10 (11.11%) ITIL
4 10 (11.11%) DNA
5 8 (8.89%) Load Balancing
6 7 (7.78%) Network Design
7 6 (6.67%) Project Management
8 5 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 5 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
8 5 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.44%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.44%) Project Planning
9 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (3.33%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.33%) Perl
2 20 (22.22%) PHP
3 15 (16.67%) C
3 15 (16.67%) Java
4 14 (15.56%) Bash Shell
4 14 (15.56%) Ruby
5 13 (14.44%) SQL
6 5 (5.56%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.11%) C++
8 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (16.67%) Degree
3 13 (14.44%) CCNP
4 9 (10.00%) CCIE
5 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.67%) CCNA
7 5 (5.56%) ISEB
7 5 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (4.44%) CISSP
8 4 (4.44%) CCSP
9 3 (3.33%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.22%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.22%) PMP
10 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.22%) CCDP
11 1 (1.11%) MCSD
11 1 (1.11%) MCSE
11 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
1 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (15.56%) Postfix
2 14 (15.56%) Samba
3 13 (14.44%) XenServer
4 4 (4.44%) Snort
4 4 (4.44%) Nmap
4 4 (4.44%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.11%) Squid
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (15.56%) Puppet
2 13 (14.44%) ZABBIX
3 7 (7.78%) WSUS
3 7 (7.78%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (5.56%) OPNET
5 4 (4.44%) Nessus
6 3 (3.33%) SCCM
6 3 (3.33%) SCOM
6 3 (3.33%) SCVMM
6 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.33%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 46 (51.11%) Cisco
2 25 (27.78%) Juniper
3 23 (25.56%) Citrix
4 17 (18.89%) VMware
5 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
6 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
7 12 (13.33%) HP
8 10 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 7 (7.78%) Apple
9 7 (7.78%) McAfee
9 7 (7.78%) Brocade
10 6 (6.67%) F5
11 4 (4.44%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 4 (4.44%) Huawei
11 4 (4.44%) Ericsson
12 3 (3.33%) SAP
13 2 (2.22%) Oracle
13 2 (2.22%) EMC
13 2 (2.22%) NetApp
13 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
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