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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 549 531 479
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -52
Contract jobs citing IPv6 42 36 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.072% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.54% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 24
Average daily rate
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£425 £290 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £426 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £32.00
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
7636 6621 6596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.06% 13.32% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4221 3578 3387
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 367 544
Average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
South East -22 19 £425 +73.46% 4
North West -10 6 - - 2
London +10 5 £413 +50.00% 4
South West +2 3 £450 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £238 - 1
North East - 3 £288 -
East of England +14 2 £326 +18.63% 2
West Midlands - 1 £450 - 2
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 62 (63.92%) IPv4
2 61 (62.89%) BGP
3 58 (59.79%) VPN
4 57 (58.76%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (58.76%) OSPF
5 56 (57.73%) Cisco
6 47 (48.45%) Linux
7 46 (47.42%) CCNP
7 46 (47.42%) MPLS
8 42 (43.30%) WAN
9 41 (42.27%) LAN
10 36 (37.11%) CCIP
11 30 (30.93%) Juniper
12 28 (28.87%) Telecoms
13 25 (25.77%) Ethernet
14 24 (24.74%) CCNA
14 24 (24.74%) Broadband
15 23 (23.71%) CCIE
16 22 (22.68%) Firewall
16 22 (22.68%) Network Security
17 21 (21.65%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (21.65%) L2TP
18 20 (20.62%) VRRP
18 20 (20.62%) TCP/IP
18 20 (20.62%) UNIX
18 20 (20.62%) IOS XR
19 19 (19.59%) RSVP
19 19 (19.59%) BT
19 19 (19.59%) IPsec
19 19 (19.59%) BT 21CN

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 16 (16.49%) Apache
2 14 (14.43%) Confluence
2 14 (14.43%) MediaWiki
3 13 (13.40%) nginx
4 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.03%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Office
1 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.09%) SaaS
2 3 (3.09%) PaaS
2 3 (3.09%) IaaS
3 1 (1.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 62 (63.92%) IPv4
2 61 (62.89%) BGP
3 58 (59.79%) VPN
4 57 (58.76%) OSPF
5 46 (47.42%) MPLS
6 42 (43.30%) WAN
7 41 (42.27%) LAN
8 25 (25.77%) Ethernet
9 24 (24.74%) Broadband
10 22 (22.68%) Firewall
10 22 (22.68%) Network Security
11 21 (21.65%) Cisco IOS
11 21 (21.65%) L2TP
12 20 (20.62%) TCP/IP
12 20 (20.62%) IOS XR
12 20 (20.62%) VRRP
13 19 (19.59%) IPsec
13 19 (19.59%) BT 21CN
13 19 (19.59%) HSRP
13 19 (19.59%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (13.40%) MySQL
3 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.06%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (17.53%) Git (software)
1 17 (17.53%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.49%) JIRA
3 14 (14.43%) Subversion
3 14 (14.43%) Hudson
4 3 (3.09%) GCC
4 3 (3.09%) CANoe
5 2 (2.06%) Trac
5 2 (2.06%) GDB
6 1 (1.03%) Redmine
6 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.03%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.03%) Valgrind
6 1 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (28.87%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.19%) Multimedia
3 4 (4.12%) Billing
3 4 (4.12%) Electronics
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 3 (3.09%) Finance
4 3 (3.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Network Engineer
2 22 (22.68%) IP Engineer
3 19 (19.59%) Operations Engineer
3 19 (19.59%) Implementation Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Consultant
7 5 (5.15%) Administrator
8 4 (4.12%) Architect
8 4 (4.12%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Design Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Network Administrator
9 3 (3.09%) Business Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) HTML
1 6 (6.19%) LAMP
2 4 (4.12%) STL
3 3 (3.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (3.09%) HTML5
4 2 (2.06%) CGI
4 2 (2.06%) beanstalkd
5 1 (1.03%) CSS
5 1 (1.03%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (1.03%) XMPP
5 1 (1.03%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Wiki
2 5 (5.15%) Clustering
3 4 (4.12%) User Experience
4 3 (3.09%) Streaming Video
4 3 (3.09%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.09%) Telematics
5 2 (2.06%) IPTV
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 47 (48.45%) Linux
2 20 (20.62%) UNIX
3 16 (16.49%) CentOS
4 12 (12.37%) Windows
5 11 (11.34%) Ubuntu
5 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (11.34%) Debian
6 4 (4.12%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.03%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (16.49%) DevOps
2 15 (15.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (14.43%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (13.40%) Build Automation
5 9 (9.28%) Load Balancing
5 9 (9.28%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.25%) Data Modelling
6 8 (8.25%) Database Theory
6 8 (8.25%) Relational Database Theory
7 7 (7.22%) Migration
8 6 (6.19%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.19%) Business Development
9 5 (5.15%) Validation
9 5 (5.15%) OOD
9 5 (5.15%) UML
9 5 (5.15%) OO
10 4 (4.12%) ITIL
10 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.46%) Bash Shell
2 14 (14.43%) Ruby
3 12 (12.37%) Perl
4 10 (10.31%) C++
5 9 (9.28%) Java
5 9 (9.28%) PHP
6 8 (8.25%) SQL
6 8 (8.25%) C
7 7 (7.22%) Python
8 6 (6.19%) Embedded C
9 5 (5.15%) Embedded C++
9 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 57 (58.76%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (47.42%) CCNP
3 36 (37.11%) CCIP
4 24 (24.74%) CCNA
5 23 (23.71%) CCIE
6 19 (19.59%) JNCIA
6 19 (19.59%) JNCIP
7 7 (7.22%) JNCIS
7 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
7 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
8 6 (6.19%) Degree
9 2 (2.06%) HP ASE
9 2 (2.06%) HP MASE
9 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.06%) CCSP
10 1 (1.03%) CCSE
10 1 (1.03%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.46%) Postfix
3 14 (14.43%) XenServer
3 14 (14.43%) Samba
3 14 (14.43%) iptables
4 13 (13.40%) vCloud
5 6 (6.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (16.49%) Puppet
2 14 (14.43%) ZABBIX
3 8 (8.25%) Salt
3 8 (8.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.06%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 56 (57.73%) Cisco
2 30 (30.93%) Juniper
3 19 (19.59%) BT
4 16 (16.49%) VMware
4 16 (16.49%) Red Hat
4 16 (16.49%) Citrix
5 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.15%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.15%) F5
7 4 (4.12%) Brocade
8 3 (3.09%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.09%) Tandberg
8 3 (3.09%) Verint
9 2 (2.06%) Meraki
9 2 (2.06%) Percona
9 2 (2.06%) Aruba
9 2 (2.06%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.06%) HP
10 1 (1.03%) Motorola
10 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
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