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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPv6 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.41% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £384 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.30% +27.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £32.00
IPv6
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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 Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 97 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.34% 24.74% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 53 44
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Average hourly rate £43.50 £20.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.50% -52.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) IPv4
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Business Development
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) STL
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Wiki
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) iptables
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) IPv4
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) VRRP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Multicast
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
1 2 (33.33%) GCC
1 2 (33.33%) GDB
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) STL
2 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Business Development
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Samba
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Postfix
1 2 (33.33%) XenServer
1 2 (33.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint