The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 425 418 419
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing IPv6 15 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.069% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.56% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 12
Median daily rate £375 £375 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £319 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £409 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £366
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.78 £120.00
% change year-on-year
-2.92% -63.51%
IPv6
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
3300 2846 3230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.39% 12.34% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2121 1879 2072
Median daily rate £449 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.72% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 89 92
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £22.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in London

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in London

IPv6
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the London region.

IPv6 Hourly Rate Trend in London

IPv6
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 1 £382 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 15 (51.72%) BGP
2 14 (48.28%) OSPF
2 14 (48.28%) IPv4
2 14 (48.28%) Firewall
3 13 (44.83%) VPN
3 13 (44.83%) Network Security
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (37.93%) MPLS
5 11 (37.93%) Cisco
6 10 (34.48%) CCNA
6 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
6 10 (34.48%) Linux
6 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
7 9 (31.03%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) WAN
7 9 (31.03%) Network Design
7 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
8 7 (24.14%) VPLS
8 7 (24.14%) LAN
8 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
8 7 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (20.69%) Time Management
9 6 (20.69%) CCNP
9 6 (20.69%) DHCP
9 6 (20.69%) Ethernet
9 6 (20.69%) DNS
9 6 (20.69%) IPsec
9 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
9 6 (20.69%) VMware
10 5 (17.24%) GIAC

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) Apache
1 4 (13.79%) Confluence
1 4 (13.79%) JBoss
1 4 (13.79%) MediaWiki
1 4 (13.79%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) BGP
2 14 (48.28%) Firewall
2 14 (48.28%) IPv4
2 14 (48.28%) OSPF
3 13 (44.83%) Network Security
3 13 (44.83%) VPN
4 11 (37.93%) MPLS
5 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
6 9 (31.03%) WAN
7 7 (24.14%) LAN
7 7 (24.14%) VPLS
8 6 (20.69%) DHCP
8 6 (20.69%) DNS
8 6 (20.69%) Ethernet
8 6 (20.69%) IPsec
9 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (17.24%) EIGRP
9 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (13.79%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
1 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.79%) Hudson
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Advertising
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Cantonese Language
4 1 (3.45%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Administrator
1 7 (24.14%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Business Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) ICT Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Network Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Network Security Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Security Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Business Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Network Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IP Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.90%) LAMP
2 2 (6.90%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 4 (13.79%) Wiki
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Handset
4 1 (3.45%) iSeries
4 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.79%) CentOS
4 4 (13.79%) Debian
4 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
1 9 (31.03%) Network Design
2 7 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (20.69%) Time Management
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Business Development
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.79%) E-Discovery
5 4 (13.79%) High Availability
5 4 (13.79%) Information Security
5 4 (13.79%) Marketing Strategy
6 3 (10.34%) Service Management
6 3 (10.34%) Validation
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
1 3 (10.34%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) Perl
2 2 (6.90%) PHP
2 2 (6.90%) Ruby
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Korn
3 1 (3.45%) Lisp
3 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (34.48%) CCNA
3 6 (20.69%) CCNP
4 5 (17.24%) CISSP
4 5 (17.24%) GIAC
5 4 (13.79%) CCSA
5 4 (13.79%) CCSE
5 4 (13.79%) Degree
5 4 (13.79%) MBA
6 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.90%) JNCIA
7 2 (6.90%) RHCT
8 1 (3.45%) CCSP
8 1 (3.45%) JNCIE
8 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) iptables
2 4 (13.79%) Postfix
2 4 (13.79%) Samba
2 4 (13.79%) XenServer
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
3 1 (3.45%) Snort
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Nagios
2 4 (13.79%) EnCase
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.45%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) Infoblox
5 4 (13.79%) Juniper
5 4 (13.79%) Nokia
5 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.79%) Riverbed
6 3 (10.34%) BT
7 2 (6.90%) F5
7 2 (6.90%) Huawei
7 2 (6.90%) IBM
8 1 (3.45%) Agilent
8 1 (3.45%) Avaya
8 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.45%) Lotus
8 1 (3.45%) Polycom
8 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.45%) Tandberg