The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 70 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing IPv4 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.091% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
190 260 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.99% 23.57% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 101 110
Average daily rate £350 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IPv4 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (100.00%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) GDB
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (100.00%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) GDB
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCIP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) SevOne
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee