The first table below looks at the demand for IPv4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank - 62 -
Contract jobs citing IPv4 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.65% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £265 -
% change year-on-year
+54.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
260 199 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.07% 25.78% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 72 113
Average daily rate £280 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 10
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.55 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £19.10 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
IPv4
Berkshire

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IPv4
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) VMware

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) VMware