The table below looks at the statistics for IPX 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 IPX over the 3 months to 1 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX)
Rank 574 554 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing IPX 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.014% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
7542 6630 8254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.74% 13.59% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4172 3684 3826
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 386 641
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

IPX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPX Jobs Demand Trend in England

IPX
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPX across the England region.

IPX Daily Rate Trend in England

IPX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPX across the England region.

IPX Hourly Rate Trend in England

IPX
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 IPX within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
South East - 1 - -
East of England - - - -
London - - - -
IPX
UK

IPX
Top 9 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IPX 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 IPX.

1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G

IPX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IPX 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 IPX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Portuguese Language
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper