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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 558 518 516
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -2
Contract jobs citing IPv6 30 47 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.10% 0.066%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.74% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 17
Average daily rate
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£381 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £200 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £269
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%
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
7505 6357 7334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.39% 13.58% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4370 3544 3599
Average daily rate £365 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 442 569
Average hourly rate £20.47 £20.00 £20.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.39 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £22.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.95%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +1 11 £400 -20.00% 2
South East -17 7 £350 +94.44% 5
North West -2 4 £363 -35.55% 1
South West - 4 £375 - 1
West Midlands -28 1 £375 +87.50% 1
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 41 (52.56%) Cisco
2 40 (51.28%) BGP
3 33 (42.31%) OSPF
4 32 (41.03%) WAN
5 31 (39.74%) Firewall
6 30 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (37.18%) IPv4
8 28 (35.90%) VPN
9 26 (33.33%) LAN
10 23 (29.49%) Windows
11 21 (26.92%) Citrix
11 21 (26.92%) Juniper
12 19 (24.36%) Linux
12 19 (24.36%) Ethernet
12 19 (24.36%) CCNP
13 17 (21.79%) MPLS
13 17 (21.79%) Internet
14 16 (20.51%) EIGRP
14 16 (20.51%) CCIE
14 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
14 16 (20.51%) VMware
15 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
16 14 (17.95%) Network Security
16 14 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
17 13 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (16.67%) Wireless
17 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 13 (16.67%) Perl
17 13 (16.67%) HP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (12.82%) nginx
2 9 (11.54%) Apache
3 8 (10.26%) Confluence
3 8 (10.26%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.13%) MS Office
4 2 (2.56%) MS Project
5 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (51.28%) BGP
2 33 (42.31%) OSPF
3 32 (41.03%) WAN
4 31 (39.74%) Firewall
5 29 (37.18%) IPv4
6 28 (35.90%) VPN
7 26 (33.33%) LAN
8 19 (24.36%) Ethernet
9 17 (21.79%) MPLS
9 17 (21.79%) Internet
10 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
10 16 (20.51%) EIGRP
11 14 (17.95%) Network Security
12 13 (16.67%) Wireless
12 13 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (15.38%) HSRP
13 12 (15.38%) VLAN
14 11 (14.10%) DNS
15 10 (12.82%) IPsec
16 9 (11.54%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) MySQL
2 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
1 10 (12.82%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.26%) Hudson
2 8 (10.26%) Subversion
2 8 (10.26%) JIRA
3 6 (7.69%) GDB
4 2 (2.56%) GCC
4 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.28%) MSI
5 1 (1.28%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.41%) Electronics
3 3 (3.85%) Marketing
3 3 (3.85%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.56%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.28%) Czech Language
5 1 (1.28%) German Language
5 1 (1.28%) Automotive
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 9 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Test Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Architect
4 6 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Consultant
5 5 (6.41%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Network Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) Network Design Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) LAMP
2 5 (6.41%) WML
2 5 (6.41%) Web Services
2 5 (6.41%) XML
2 5 (6.41%) WAP
3 3 (3.85%) STL
4 2 (2.56%) HTML
4 2 (2.56%) JMS
4 2 (2.56%) Spring
4 2 (2.56%) Ajax
4 2 (2.56%) XMPP
4 2 (2.56%) JPA
4 2 (2.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.28%) HTML5
5 1 (1.28%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (1.28%) OLE
5 1 (1.28%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
1 8 (10.26%) Wiki
1 8 (10.26%) Smart Meter
2 7 (8.97%) iPad
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) Open Source
3 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.85%) DTV
5 2 (2.56%) PKI
5 2 (2.56%) Handset
6 1 (1.28%) Replication
6 1 (1.28%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Economics
6 1 (1.28%) AS400
6 1 (1.28%) Telematics
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Windows
2 19 (24.36%) Linux
3 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (11.54%) CentOS
5 8 (10.26%) UNIX
5 8 (10.26%) Ubuntu
5 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (10.26%) Debian
6 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (12.82%) DevOps
3 9 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 8 (10.26%) Data Modelling
4 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (10.26%) Database Theory
4 8 (10.26%) Relational Database Theory
5 7 (8.97%) Project Management
6 6 (7.69%) Network Design
7 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.41%) DNA
7 5 (6.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (5.13%) Build Automation
8 4 (5.13%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.13%) ITIL
8 4 (5.13%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (5.13%) Network Planning
8 4 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.67%) Perl
2 11 (14.10%) Java
3 10 (12.82%) SQL
3 10 (12.82%) Ruby
3 10 (12.82%) Bash Shell
4 9 (11.54%) PHP
5 6 (7.69%) C
5 6 (7.69%) C++
6 4 (5.13%) Python
7 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.56%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.28%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (24.36%) CCNP
3 16 (20.51%) CCIE
4 12 (15.38%) Degree
5 8 (10.26%) CCNA
6 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.41%) CCIP
7 5 (6.41%) JNCIA
7 5 (6.41%) JNCIS
8 4 (5.13%) CISSP
8 4 (5.13%) CCSP
8 4 (5.13%) HP ASE
8 4 (5.13%) HP MASE
8 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (3.85%) ISEB
9 3 (3.85%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.56%) PMP
10 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.56%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.54%) Postfix
3 8 (10.26%) XenServer
3 8 (10.26%) Samba
4 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.13%) Snort
4 4 (5.13%) Nmap
5 3 (3.85%) Firmware
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.28%) vSphere
6 1 (1.28%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) Puppet
2 8 (10.26%) ZABBIX
3 7 (8.97%) WSUS
3 7 (8.97%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (5.13%) Nessus
4 4 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.13%) Salt
5 3 (3.85%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (3.85%) SCCM
5 3 (3.85%) SCOM
5 3 (3.85%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.56%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.28%) RANCID
7 1 (1.28%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 41 (52.56%) Cisco
2 21 (26.92%) Citrix
2 21 (26.92%) Juniper
3 16 (20.51%) VMware
4 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (16.67%) HP
5 11 (14.10%) Red Hat
5 11 (14.10%) F5
6 7 (8.97%) McAfee
6 7 (8.97%) Apple
7 5 (6.41%) CheckPoint
7 5 (6.41%) Blue Coat
8 4 (5.13%) Meraki
8 4 (5.13%) BT
8 4 (5.13%) Brocade
8 4 (5.13%) Aruba
9 3 (3.85%) SAP
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle
10 2 (2.56%) Motorola
10 2 (2.56%) Symantec
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