The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 588 576 557
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Contract jobs citing IPv6 47 53 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.10% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.71% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 27
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £320 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £119.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -66.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £119.50
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -69.66%
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
7887 7492 7543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.66% 14.14% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4879 4355 4121
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 468 428
Median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.21% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.65 £47.83 £43.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +5 18 £450 +20.00% 4
London -16 15 £375 -6.25% 2
South West +6 4 £412 -31.37% 1
West Midlands -30 3 - -
North West - 3 £293 - 1
North East - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £413 -
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 55 (53.92%) Linux
2 47 (46.08%) VPN
3 44 (43.14%) DNS
3 44 (43.14%) Firewall
4 38 (37.25%) DHCP
5 37 (36.27%) BGP
6 36 (35.29%) TCP/IP
7 35 (34.31%) IPsec
8 33 (32.35%) Cisco
9 32 (31.37%) Windows
9 32 (31.37%) Load Balancing
10 31 (30.39%) IPv4
10 31 (30.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (28.43%) VMware
12 28 (27.45%) Microsoft
13 27 (26.47%) OSPF
14 23 (22.55%) Marketing
14 23 (22.55%) Hyper-V
14 23 (22.55%) Network Security
15 22 (21.57%) Red Hat
16 21 (20.59%) MPLS
16 21 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
16 21 (20.59%) HTTP
16 21 (20.59%) CSS
16 21 (20.59%) Software-Defined Networking
16 21 (20.59%) Public Cloud
17 20 (19.61%) SQL
17 20 (19.61%) WAN
17 20 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (19.61%) Workflow

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.92%) Apache
2 4 (3.92%) Confluence
2 4 (3.92%) JBoss
2 4 (3.92%) MediaWiki
2 4 (3.92%) nginx
3 1 (0.98%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.98%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (46.08%) VPN
2 44 (43.14%) DNS
2 44 (43.14%) Firewall
3 38 (37.25%) DHCP
4 37 (36.27%) BGP
5 36 (35.29%) TCP/IP
6 35 (34.31%) IPsec
7 31 (30.39%) IPv4
8 27 (26.47%) OSPF
9 23 (22.55%) Network Security
10 21 (20.59%) HTTP
10 21 (20.59%) MPLS
10 21 (20.59%) Software-Defined Networking
11 20 (19.61%) WAN
12 15 (14.71%) LAN
13 14 (13.73%) SSL
14 11 (10.78%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (10.78%) Ethernet
15 10 (9.80%) SNMP
16 9 (8.82%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.86%) MySQL
4 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.84%) Subversion
2 4 (3.92%) Hudson
2 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 23 (22.55%) Marketing
2 15 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 12 (11.76%) Finance
4 3 (2.94%) Advertising
4 3 (2.94%) Electronics
4 3 (2.94%) Legal
4 3 (2.94%) Local Government
4 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Cantonese Language
5 1 (0.98%) Games
5 1 (0.98%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (25.49%) Network Engineer
2 20 (19.61%) Support Engineer
3 9 (8.82%) Administrator
3 9 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (8.82%) Network Support
4 8 (7.84%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (6.86%) Applications Support
5 7 (6.86%) Azure Engineer
5 7 (6.86%) Consultant
5 7 (6.86%) Designer
5 7 (6.86%) Linux Support
6 6 (5.88%) Architect
6 6 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (4.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (4.90%) Network Administrator
7 5 (4.90%) Network Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.59%) CSS
2 11 (10.78%) .NET
2 11 (10.78%) LAPP Stack
2 11 (10.78%) XML
3 9 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (6.86%) 802.1X
4 7 (6.86%) PostGIS
5 2 (1.96%) LAMP
5 2 (1.96%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.98%) OpenEmbedded
6 1 (0.98%) OpenGL
6 1 (0.98%) Spring
6 1 (0.98%) Web Services
6 1 (0.98%) WebKit
6 1 (0.98%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.59%) Public Cloud
2 15 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 13 (12.75%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.80%) Smart Meter
5 8 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (4.90%) Clustering
8 4 (3.92%) PKI
8 4 (3.92%) Wiki
9 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.94%) VCE vBlock
10 2 (1.96%) iSeries
10 2 (1.96%) Replication
11 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.98%) Digital TV
11 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.98%) Handset
11 1 (0.98%) STB
11 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (53.92%) Linux
2 32 (31.37%) Windows
3 31 (30.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (18.63%) Windows Server
5 16 (15.69%) Ubuntu
6 6 (5.88%) Unix
7 5 (4.90%) CentOS
7 5 (4.90%) Debian
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.98%) HPUX
9 1 (0.98%) Solaris
9 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) Load Balancing
2 20 (19.61%) Workflow
3 16 (15.69%) Mentoring
4 15 (14.71%) Presales
4 15 (14.71%) Process Improvement
5 13 (12.75%) DevOps
6 12 (11.76%) Network Design
7 11 (10.78%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (9.80%) Software Testing
9 9 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.82%) ITIL
10 7 (6.86%) Change Management
10 7 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.86%) Time Management
10 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.88%) High Availability
11 6 (5.88%) Migration
12 5 (4.90%) Converged Infrastructure
12 5 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (4.90%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.61%) SQL
2 17 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 15 (14.71%) C
3 15 (14.71%) C++
4 12 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 12 (11.76%) Java
5 11 (10.78%) C#
5 11 (10.78%) Perl
5 11 (10.78%) VB
5 11 (10.78%) VBScript
6 7 (6.86%) Python
7 6 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.90%) Ruby
9 3 (2.94%) Go
9 3 (2.94%) Rust
9 3 (2.94%) Scala
10 2 (1.96%) Korn
10 2 (1.96%) Lisp
10 2 (1.96%) PHP
10 2 (1.96%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (18.63%) Degree
3 14 (13.73%) MCSE
3 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (12.75%) MCSA
4 13 (12.75%) MCSD
5 11 (10.78%) CCNA
5 11 (10.78%) CCNP
6 9 (8.82%) SC Cleared
6 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.88%) CISSP
8 5 (4.90%) CCSE
8 5 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.92%) CCIE
9 4 (3.92%) CCSA
9 4 (3.92%) GIAC
9 4 (3.92%) MBA
10 2 (1.96%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.96%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.96%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (22.55%) Hyper-V
2 15 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.78%) VMware ESX
4 9 (8.82%) vSphere
5 5 (4.90%) iptables
6 4 (3.92%) Postfix
6 4 (3.92%) Samba
6 4 (3.92%) XenServer
7 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.98%) Firmware
7 1 (0.98%) Snort
7 1 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (16.67%) Puppet
2 15 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (4.90%) Nagios
3 5 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.92%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.94%) EnCase
6 2 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.98%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.98%) Nessus
7 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.98%) SELinux
7 1 (0.98%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.98%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.98%) vMotion
7 1 (0.98%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (32.35%) Cisco
2 29 (28.43%) VMware
3 28 (27.45%) Microsoft
4 22 (21.57%) Red Hat
5 19 (18.63%) CheckPoint
6 13 (12.75%) F5
7 11 (10.78%) Juniper
8 10 (9.80%) Oracle
9 7 (6.86%) Citrix
9 7 (6.86%) HP
10 5 (4.90%) Infoblox
11 4 (3.92%) Blue Coat
11 4 (3.92%) EMC
11 4 (3.92%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.94%) Aruba
12 3 (2.94%) Avaya
12 3 (2.94%) BT
12 3 (2.94%) IBM
12 3 (2.94%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.94%) SAP
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