The first table below looks at the demand for IPv4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Essex region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IPv4 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.65% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £189.00 £37.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+404.00% +188.46%
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 96 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.22% 20.65% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 36 48
Average daily rate £300 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 7
Average hourly rate £24.56 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.30 £29.04 £29.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
IPv4
East of England

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPv4 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing IPv4 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 IPv4.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project Server
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) REST

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing IPv4 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 IPv4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware