The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPv4 1 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.075% - 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% - 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - £36.00

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 248 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.81% 14.00% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 136 95
Median daily rate £400 £363 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +14.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.15 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.97 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £48.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing IPv4 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IPv4
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IPv4 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IPv4
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPv4 across the Manchester region.

IPv4 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IPv4 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) IPv6
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Motorola
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) IPv6
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) 802.11
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) DLNA
3 1 (25.00%) DVB
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) IGMP
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) UPnP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Senior IT Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (25.00%) OpenEmbedded
1 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (25.00%) WebKit
1 1 (25.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Digital TV
2 1 (25.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Server Building
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Motorola
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Conax
3 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (25.00%) Foundry
3 1 (25.00%) Huawei
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Nagra
3 1 (25.00%) Verimatrix
3 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL