The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 47 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing IPv6 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.22% 0.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 3.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £420
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -
IPv6
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 76 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.85% 14.87% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 32
Average daily rate £320 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £43.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +118.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPv6 across the Gloucestershire region.

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

IPv6
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheltenham - 1 - -
IPv6
South West

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) WebRTC
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WebRTC
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MODAF
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat