The table below looks at the statistics for IPX/SPX 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/SPX over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internetwork Packet Exchange/Sequenced Packet Exchange (IPX/SPX)
Rank 596 - 535
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPX/SPX 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% - 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.027% - 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£300 - £415
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
7417 6564 6304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.57% 13.46% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4254 3587 3294
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 358 496
Average hourly rate £22.83 £19.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.43 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%

IPX/SPX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IPX/SPX Jobs Demand Trend in England

IPX/SPX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IPX/SPX Daily Rate Trend in England

IPX/SPX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IPX/SPX Hourly Rate Trend in England

IPX/SPX
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/SPX within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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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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 - 2 £300 -
IPX/SPX
UK

IPX/SPX
Top 15 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IPX/SPX 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/SPX.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ATM
1 5 (100.00%) IPX
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) SNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) X.25
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 5 (100.00%) Spanish Language
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

IPX/SPX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IPX/SPX 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/SPX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) ATM
1 5 (100.00%) IPX
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) SNA
1 5 (100.00%) X.25
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Frame Relay
General
1 5 (100.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco