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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 541 515 563
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +48
Contract jobs citing IPv6 41 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.062% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.46% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 10
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£363 £413 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +16.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £150 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £406 £383
% change year-on-year
-9.84% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £120.00 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+433.33% -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £120.00 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+433.33% -30.76%
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
7743 6552 8354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.76% 13.58% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4340 3663 3876
Average daily rate £375 £363 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 372 636
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 22 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 22 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 22 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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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 +19 18 £363 -5.22% 4
South East -4 11 £238 +58.33% 5
East of England -30 6 £345 - 2
South West - 4 £388 -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 48 (55.17%) Cisco
2 44 (50.57%) BGP
3 38 (43.68%) Firewall
4 36 (41.38%) WAN
5 33 (37.93%) OSPF
6 32 (36.78%) VPN
7 30 (34.48%) LAN
8 28 (32.18%) Juniper
9 27 (31.03%) MPLS
9 27 (31.03%) IPv4
10 26 (29.89%) Ethernet
10 26 (29.89%) Windows
10 26 (29.89%) Internet
10 26 (29.89%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (28.74%) TCP/IP
12 24 (27.59%) Network Security
13 23 (26.44%) Citrix
14 22 (25.29%) Perl
15 21 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
16 18 (20.69%) PHP
16 18 (20.69%) IPsec
16 18 (20.69%) Telecoms
16 18 (20.69%) VMware
17 17 (19.54%) Degree
17 17 (19.54%) Linux
17 17 (19.54%) EIGRP
18 16 (18.39%) VLAN
18 16 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 15 (17.24%) C
19 15 (17.24%) Java

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 12 (13.79%) Apache
1 12 (13.79%) nginx
1 12 (13.79%) Confluence
1 12 (13.79%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.60%) MS Office
4 2 (2.30%) MS Project
5 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (50.57%) BGP
2 38 (43.68%) Firewall
3 36 (41.38%) WAN
4 33 (37.93%) OSPF
5 32 (36.78%) VPN
6 30 (34.48%) LAN
7 27 (31.03%) IPv4
7 27 (31.03%) MPLS
8 26 (29.89%) Internet
8 26 (29.89%) Ethernet
9 25 (28.74%) TCP/IP
10 24 (27.59%) Network Security
11 18 (20.69%) IPsec
12 17 (19.54%) EIGRP
13 16 (18.39%) VLAN
14 15 (17.24%) DNS
14 15 (17.24%) Multicast
15 12 (13.79%) LDAP
16 11 (12.64%) GPRS
16 11 (12.64%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) MySQL
2 12 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Subversion
1 12 (13.79%) JIRA
1 12 (13.79%) Git (software)
1 12 (13.79%) Hudson
1 12 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.05%) GDB
3 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.15%) MSI
4 1 (1.15%) LabVIEW
General
1 18 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.75%) Electronics
3 4 (4.60%) Finance
4 2 (2.30%) Russian Language
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Czech Language
5 1 (1.15%) German Language
5 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Network Engineer
2 8 (9.20%) Test Engineer
3 7 (8.05%) Analyst
4 6 (6.90%) Developer
4 6 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (6.90%) Administrator
4 6 (6.90%) Server Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (6.90%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (4.60%) Network Design Architect
5 4 (4.60%) C Developer
5 4 (4.60%) C Programmer
5 4 (4.60%) Security Engineer
5 4 (4.60%) Network Architect
5 4 (4.60%) Programmer
5 4 (4.60%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (4.60%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) LAMP
2 5 (5.75%) WML
2 5 (5.75%) Web Services
2 5 (5.75%) XML
2 5 (5.75%) WAP
3 2 (2.30%) JMS
3 2 (2.30%) Spring
3 2 (2.30%) Ajax
3 2 (2.30%) XMPP
3 2 (2.30%) JPA
4 1 (1.15%) HTML5
4 1 (1.15%) OLE
4 1 (1.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Wiki
2 9 (10.34%) Smart Meter
3 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.05%) iPad
4 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.60%) Open Source
5 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.45%) Firmware
6 3 (3.45%) DTV
6 3 (3.45%) Clustering
7 2 (2.30%) Handset
7 2 (2.30%) PKI
8 1 (1.15%) Telematics
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.15%) Replication
8 1 (1.15%) Economics
8 1 (1.15%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.89%) Windows
2 17 (19.54%) Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (13.79%) Debian
4 11 (12.64%) Ubuntu
5 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (10.34%) UNIX
7 7 (8.05%) CentOS
8 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (13.79%) DevOps
2 12 (13.79%) Data Modelling
2 12 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (10.34%) Network Design
3 9 (10.34%) DNA
3 9 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 8 (9.20%) ITIL
4 8 (9.20%) Project Management
5 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (5.75%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (5.75%) Software Testing
7 4 (4.60%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (4.60%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.60%) Network Planning
7 4 (4.60%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.45%) Build Automation
8 3 (3.45%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.29%) Perl
2 18 (20.69%) PHP
3 15 (17.24%) C
3 15 (17.24%) Java
4 14 (16.09%) SQL
5 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell
5 12 (13.79%) Ruby
6 5 (5.75%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.45%) C++
7 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (29.89%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (19.54%) Degree
3 14 (16.09%) CCNP
4 12 (13.79%) CCIE
5 8 (9.20%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.90%) CCNA
7 5 (5.75%) ISEB
7 5 (5.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (4.60%) CISSP
8 4 (4.60%) CCSP
9 3 (3.45%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.45%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.30%) PMP
10 2 (2.30%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.30%) CCDP
11 1 (1.15%) MCSD
11 1 (1.15%) MCSE
11 1 (1.15%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 16 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.79%) Postfix
2 12 (13.79%) XenServer
2 12 (13.79%) Samba
3 4 (4.60%) Snort
3 4 (4.60%) Nmap
3 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.15%) Squid
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (13.79%) ZABBIX
1 12 (13.79%) Puppet
2 7 (8.05%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (8.05%) WSUS
3 5 (5.75%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (4.60%) OPNET
4 4 (4.60%) Nessus
5 3 (3.45%) SCCM
5 3 (3.45%) SCOM
5 3 (3.45%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.45%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.45%) Salt
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 48 (55.17%) Cisco
2 28 (32.18%) Juniper
3 23 (26.44%) Citrix
4 18 (20.69%) VMware
5 13 (14.94%) Red Hat
5 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
5 13 (14.94%) HP
6 8 (9.20%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 8 (9.20%) Brocade
7 7 (8.05%) F5
7 7 (8.05%) McAfee
7 7 (8.05%) Apple
8 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.45%) SAP
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle
9 2 (2.30%) EMC
9 2 (2.30%) NetApp
9 2 (2.30%) Ericsson
9 2 (2.30%) Meraki
9 2 (2.30%) Agilent
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