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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 580 593 578
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing IPv6 23 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.056% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.39% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 20
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £267 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £503 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.31% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
6801 7219 7527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.83% 14.33% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4120 4290 4372
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 434 410
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
London +8 16 £378 +3.49% 3
South East +11 5 £365 -3.94% 1
North West - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 2
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 38 (58.46%) Firewall
2 30 (46.15%) Linux
2 30 (46.15%) DNS
3 28 (43.08%) IPv4
4 23 (35.38%) Cisco
5 21 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (30.77%) DHCP
6 20 (30.77%) OSPF
7 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
8 17 (26.15%) BGP
9 16 (24.62%) CCNP
9 16 (24.62%) CCNA
10 15 (23.08%) SSL
10 15 (23.08%) VPN
10 15 (23.08%) Ethernet
10 15 (23.08%) MPLS
10 15 (23.08%) Network Security
11 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
12 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 12 (18.46%) Puppet
13 12 (18.46%) Network Design
13 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (18.46%) VMware
13 12 (18.46%) Internet
13 12 (18.46%) Nagios
13 12 (18.46%) WAN
13 12 (18.46%) Windows
13 12 (18.46%) Juniper
14 10 (15.38%) LAN
14 10 (15.38%) Telecoms

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 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.15%) nginx
3 3 (4.62%) Apache
4 2 (3.08%) Confluence
4 2 (3.08%) JBoss
4 2 (3.08%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.54%) IIS
5 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.54%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.54%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (58.46%) Firewall
2 30 (46.15%) DNS
3 28 (43.08%) IPv4
4 20 (30.77%) DHCP
4 20 (30.77%) OSPF
5 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
6 17 (26.15%) BGP
7 15 (23.08%) Ethernet
7 15 (23.08%) MPLS
7 15 (23.08%) Network Security
7 15 (23.08%) SSL
7 15 (23.08%) VPN
8 12 (18.46%) Internet
8 12 (18.46%) WAN
9 10 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (15.38%) LAN
10 9 (13.85%) IPsec
10 9 (13.85%) Wireless
10 9 (13.85%) Wireshark
11 8 (12.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.23%) Subversion
2 2 (3.08%) Burp Suite
2 2 (3.08%) Hudson
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Legal
3 5 (7.69%) Advertising
4 2 (3.08%) Billing
4 2 (3.08%) Games
5 1 (1.54%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Local Government
5 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Network Engineer
2 7 (10.77%) Administrator
2 7 (10.77%) Architect
2 7 (10.77%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Network Administrator
3 6 (9.23%) Network Security Administrator
3 6 (9.23%) Security Administrator
3 6 (9.23%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Information Security Administrator
4 5 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.15%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Linux Support
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Database Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Designer
6 3 (4.62%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Network Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) 802.1X
1 7 (10.77%) LAPP Stack
1 7 (10.77%) PostGIS
2 6 (9.23%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (4.62%) Middleware
4 2 (3.08%) OpenEmbedded
4 2 (3.08%) OpenGL
4 2 (3.08%) POSIX
4 2 (3.08%) Web Services
4 2 (3.08%) WebKit
4 2 (3.08%) Yocto
5 1 (1.54%) LAMP
5 1 (1.54%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
1 7 (10.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.23%) Smart Meter
3 5 (7.69%) PKI
3 5 (7.69%) STB
4 3 (4.62%) IPTV
4 3 (4.62%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (4.62%) Video on Demand
5 2 (3.08%) Clustering
5 2 (3.08%) Digital TV
5 2 (3.08%) Replication
5 2 (3.08%) Wiki
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.54%) MPEG
6 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Social Network
6 1 (1.54%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.15%) Linux
2 12 (18.46%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (12.31%) Unix
4 3 (4.62%) Android
4 3 (4.62%) CentOS
4 3 (4.62%) Debian
4 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.08%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Kali Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Network Design
2 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.31%) DevOps
4 8 (12.31%) Information Security
4 8 (12.31%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (10.77%) Change Management
5 7 (10.77%) DDoS Mitigation
6 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.23%) E-Discovery
7 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.69%) Network Architecture
7 5 (7.69%) Service Management
8 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.15%) Patch Management
8 4 (6.15%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (4.62%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 3 (4.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) Java
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
2 7 (10.77%) C
2 7 (10.77%) Perl
3 5 (7.69%) C++
3 5 (7.69%) Python
3 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.62%) Go
4 3 (4.62%) Ruby
4 3 (4.62%) Rust
4 3 (4.62%) Scala
5 2 (3.08%) Embedded C++
5 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (24.62%) CCNA
2 16 (24.62%) CCNP
3 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
4 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (13.85%) CISSP
6 8 (12.31%) GIAC
7 6 (9.23%) CCSA
7 6 (9.23%) CCSE
8 5 (7.69%) JNCIA
9 4 (6.15%) CCIP
10 2 (3.08%) CEH
10 2 (3.08%) CHECK Team Member
10 2 (3.08%) CREST Certified
10 2 (3.08%) Degree
10 2 (3.08%) GPEN
10 2 (3.08%) OSCE
10 2 (3.08%) OSCP
10 2 (3.08%) RHCT
10 2 (3.08%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.08%) QA
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) iptables
3 2 (3.08%) Firmware
3 2 (3.08%) Postfix
3 2 (3.08%) Samba
3 2 (3.08%) XenServer
4 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Nagios
1 12 (18.46%) Puppet
2 6 (9.23%) EnCase
3 3 (4.62%) Nessus
3 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.08%) Graphite
4 2 (3.08%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.54%) OpenView
5 1 (1.54%) SELinux
5 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.54%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Cisco
2 12 (18.46%) Juniper
2 12 (18.46%) VMware
3 9 (13.85%) CheckPoint
3 9 (13.85%) Infoblox
4 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
5 7 (10.77%) Huawei
6 6 (9.23%) Riverbed
7 5 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.15%) Blue Coat
8 4 (6.15%) BT
8 4 (6.15%) Citrix
8 4 (6.15%) EMC
8 4 (6.15%) F5
9 3 (4.62%) Ericsson
9 3 (4.62%) Nokia
10 2 (3.08%) CA
10 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.08%) Nagra
10 2 (3.08%) Palo Alto
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