The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 392 421 422
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +1
Contract jobs citing IPv4 23 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.050% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.39% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.19% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £308 £491
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.78 £189.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-76.83% +656.00%
IPv4
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3003 3115 3049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.66% 13.01% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1935 1928 1970
Average daily rate £417 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 97 96
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in London

IPv4
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPv4 across the London region.

IPv4 Daily Rate Trend in London

IPv4
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPv4 across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IPv4 Daily Rate Histogram in London

IPv4
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London +5 3 £388 -25.83% 1
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 21 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 19 (57.58%) Cisco
3 16 (48.48%) IPv6
3 16 (48.48%) LAN
3 16 (48.48%) WAN
3 16 (48.48%) Firewall
4 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 15 (45.45%) VMware
5 14 (42.42%) vSphere
5 14 (42.42%) Windows
5 14 (42.42%) Linux
5 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
5 14 (42.42%) SAN
6 13 (39.39%) MPLS
6 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (39.39%) Windows 8
6 13 (39.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (36.36%) Ubuntu
7 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (36.36%) MCSE
7 12 (36.36%) MCSA
7 12 (36.36%) BGP
8 10 (30.30%) Broadband
9 9 (27.27%) PPP
9 9 (27.27%) L2TP
10 8 (24.24%) Juniper
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (24.24%) CCNP
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (21.21%) User Experience

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) LAN
1 16 (48.48%) WAN
1 16 (48.48%) IPv6
1 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) SAN
3 13 (39.39%) MPLS
4 12 (36.36%) BGP
5 10 (30.30%) Broadband
6 9 (27.27%) PPP
6 9 (27.27%) L2TP
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (18.18%) VPN
9 5 (15.15%) Network Security
10 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (9.09%) OSPF
11 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (9.09%) DHCP
12 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
12 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
12 2 (6.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Coordinator
5 3 (9.09%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.06%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IP Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Network Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Broadcast Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.21%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) Windows 8
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (36.36%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) SUSE
5 1 (3.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Change Control
2 5 (15.15%) Network Design
3 4 (12.12%) CRM
3 4 (12.12%) Service Management
3 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.03%) Information Security
4 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) Business Development
4 1 (3.03%) Data Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (39.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (36.36%) MCSE
2 12 (36.36%) MCSA
3 8 (24.24%) CCNP
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.18%) MCDST
4 6 (18.18%) MCTS
5 2 (6.06%) CCNA
5 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) CISSP
6 1 (3.03%) CCIE
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) vSphere
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) vCloud
3 1 (3.03%) LXC
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco
2 15 (45.45%) VMware
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Tandberg
5 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.03%) F5
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