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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 59 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPv4 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% - 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £189.00 £37.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+404.00% +188.46%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
255 233 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.21% 23.97% 35.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 81 96
Average daily rate £351 £288 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.91% +2.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £133 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 15
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +50.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £16.30 £14.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £37.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
IPv4
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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 24 July 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 8 (100.00%) IPv6
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) GDB
3 5 (62.50%) Embedded C
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (12.50%) MPLS
6 1 (12.50%) OSPF
6 1 (12.50%) McAfee
6 1 (12.50%) BGP
6 1 (12.50%) OLE
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) PKI
6 1 (12.50%) WSUS
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (12.50%) iPad
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (100.00%) IPv6
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) GDB
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) C Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee