The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - 89 84
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.88% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £326 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -
IPv6
North 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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
287 228 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.63% 15.00% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 111 49
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester