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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 544 535 565
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +30
Contract jobs citing IPv6 36 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.056% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.41% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 8
Average daily rate
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£366 £500 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.75% +41.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £251 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £450 £354
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +27.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -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
7620 6595 8152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.66% 13.71% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4301 3682 3819
Average daily rate £370 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 376 632
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

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 1 October 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
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 1 October 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 +22 18 £363 -27.50% 5
South East -10 6 - - 9
East of England -23 6 £345 +45.26% 3
South West - 3 £388 - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (56.47%) Cisco
2 42 (49.41%) BGP
3 36 (42.35%) Firewall
4 34 (40.00%) WAN
5 32 (37.65%) OSPF
6 30 (35.29%) VPN
7 28 (32.94%) LAN
7 28 (32.94%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (32.94%) Juniper
8 27 (31.76%) IPv4
9 25 (29.41%) Ethernet
9 25 (29.41%) Internet
10 24 (28.24%) MPLS
10 24 (28.24%) TCP/IP
10 24 (28.24%) Windows
11 22 (25.88%) Citrix
12 21 (24.71%) Perl
13 20 (23.53%) Network Security
14 19 (22.35%) Telecoms
15 18 (21.18%) Capacity Planning
16 17 (20.00%) VMware
16 17 (20.00%) Degree
16 17 (20.00%) EIGRP
17 16 (18.82%) PHP
17 16 (18.82%) CCNP
18 15 (17.65%) DNS
18 15 (17.65%) C
18 15 (17.65%) Linux
18 15 (17.65%) VLAN
18 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (11.76%) MediaWiki
1 10 (11.76%) nginx
1 10 (11.76%) Confluence
1 10 (11.76%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.71%) MS Office
4 2 (2.35%) MS Project
5 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (49.41%) BGP
2 36 (42.35%) Firewall
3 34 (40.00%) WAN
4 32 (37.65%) OSPF
5 30 (35.29%) VPN
6 28 (32.94%) LAN
7 27 (31.76%) IPv4
8 25 (29.41%) Ethernet
8 25 (29.41%) Internet
9 24 (28.24%) MPLS
9 24 (28.24%) TCP/IP
10 20 (23.53%) Network Security
11 17 (20.00%) EIGRP
12 15 (17.65%) DNS
12 15 (17.65%) VLAN
12 15 (17.65%) IPsec
13 13 (15.29%) Multicast
14 12 (14.12%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (12.94%) Wireless
15 11 (12.94%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) MySQL
2 10 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 10 (11.76%) Hudson
1 10 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 10 (11.76%) Subversion
1 10 (11.76%) JIRA
2 7 (8.24%) GDB
3 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.18%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.18%) MSI
General
1 19 (22.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.88%) Electronics
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
4 3 (3.53%) Marketing
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.18%) Czech Language
6 1 (1.18%) German Language
6 1 (1.18%) Automotive
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Network Engineer
2 7 (8.24%) Test Engineer
2 7 (8.24%) Analyst
3 6 (7.06%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (7.06%) Developer
3 6 (7.06%) Consultant
3 6 (7.06%) Server Engineer
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Architect
4 5 (5.88%) Network Consultant
5 4 (4.71%) Network Design Architect
5 4 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (4.71%) Programmer
5 4 (4.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Administrator
5 4 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (4.71%) Test Analyst
5 4 (4.71%) Network Architect
5 4 (4.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (4.71%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) LAMP
2 5 (5.88%) WAP
2 5 (5.88%) Web Services
2 5 (5.88%) XML
2 5 (5.88%) WML
3 2 (2.35%) JMS
3 2 (2.35%) Spring
3 2 (2.35%) JPA
3 2 (2.35%) Ajax
3 2 (2.35%) XMPP
4 1 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.18%) OLE
4 1 (1.18%) HTML
4 1 (1.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Wiki
2 9 (10.59%) Smart Meter
3 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.24%) iPad
4 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.71%) Open Source
5 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.53%) Clustering
6 3 (3.53%) DTV
7 2 (2.35%) Handset
7 2 (2.35%) Economics
7 2 (2.35%) PKI
8 1 (1.18%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) AS400
8 1 (1.18%) Telematics
8 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.18%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.24%) Windows
2 15 (17.65%) Linux
3 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (11.76%) UNIX
3 10 (11.76%) Debian
4 9 (10.59%) Ubuntu
5 7 (8.24%) CentOS
6 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (11.76%) DevOps
2 10 (11.76%) Data Modelling
2 10 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 9 (10.59%) Network Design
4 8 (9.41%) DNA
4 8 (9.41%) Project Management
5 7 (8.24%) ITIL
6 6 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 5 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.71%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (4.71%) Network Planning
8 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.71%) Test Scripting
9 3 (3.53%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.71%) Perl
2 16 (18.82%) PHP
3 15 (17.65%) C
4 13 (15.29%) Java
5 12 (14.12%) SQL
6 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 10 (11.76%) Ruby
7 5 (5.88%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.53%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.18%) Python
9 1 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (32.94%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (20.00%) Degree
3 16 (18.82%) CCNP
4 13 (15.29%) CCIE
5 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.06%) CCNA
7 5 (5.88%) ISEB
7 5 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (4.71%) CCSP
8 4 (4.71%) CISSP
8 4 (4.71%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.53%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.35%) HP ASE
10 2 (2.35%) HP MASE
10 2 (2.35%) CCDP
10 2 (2.35%) PMP
10 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.18%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.76%) Postfix
2 10 (11.76%) XenServer
2 10 (11.76%) Samba
3 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.71%) Snort
3 4 (4.71%) Nmap
4 3 (3.53%) Firmware
5 1 (1.18%) Squid
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) Puppet
1 10 (11.76%) ZABBIX
2 7 (8.24%) WSUS
2 7 (8.24%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (4.71%) Nessus
5 3 (3.53%) SCCM
5 3 (3.53%) SCOM
5 3 (3.53%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.53%) OPNET
5 3 (3.53%) Salt
5 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.53%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.18%) OpenNMS
7 1 (1.18%) RANCID
Vendors
1 48 (56.47%) Cisco
2 28 (32.94%) Juniper
3 22 (25.88%) Citrix
4 17 (20.00%) VMware
5 14 (16.47%) HP
6 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (12.94%) Red Hat
8 9 (10.59%) Brocade
9 8 (9.41%) F5
10 7 (8.24%) Apple
10 7 (8.24%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 7 (8.24%) McAfee
11 4 (4.71%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.53%) Blue Coat
12 3 (3.53%) SAP
12 3 (3.53%) Aruba
12 3 (3.53%) Meraki
13 2 (2.35%) Oracle
13 2 (2.35%) EMC
13 2 (2.35%) Ericsson
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