The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 61 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing IPv6 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 1.41% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.89 £119.50
% change year-on-year
+12.81% -66.61%
IPv6
Berkshire

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
172 213 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.15% 21.22% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 106 92
Median daily rate £433 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £233 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.89 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.26 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 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 Reading region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 13 (100.00%) VPN
2 12 (92.31%) IPsec
2 12 (92.31%) Load Balancing
3 11 (84.62%) DNS
3 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) DHCP
3 11 (84.62%) HTTP
3 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
3 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
3 11 (84.62%) Software-Defined Networking
3 11 (84.62%) Public Cloud
4 10 (76.92%) Presales
4 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
4 10 (76.92%) Process Improvement
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (76.92%) Marketing
4 10 (76.92%) Workflow
5 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
5 9 (69.23%) Software Testing
5 9 (69.23%) Ubuntu
5 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
5 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (69.23%) BGP
5 9 (69.23%) Linux
5 9 (69.23%) C
5 9 (69.23%) C#
5 9 (69.23%) C++
5 9 (69.23%) VBScript

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
2 12 (92.31%) IPsec
3 11 (84.62%) DHCP
3 11 (84.62%) DNS
3 11 (84.62%) HTTP
3 11 (84.62%) Software-Defined Networking
3 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (69.23%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) 3G
6 1 (7.69%) 4G
6 1 (7.69%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (7.69%) LDAP
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) SS7
6 1 (7.69%) SSL
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
General
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Public Cloud
2 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Ubuntu
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Load Balancing
2 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
2 10 (76.92%) Presales
2 10 (76.92%) Process Improvement
2 10 (76.92%) Workflow
3 9 (69.23%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Budget Control
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (7.69%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C
1 9 (69.23%) C#
1 9 (69.23%) C++
1 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
1 9 (69.23%) VB
1 9 (69.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
1 8 (61.54%) MCSA
1 8 (61.54%) MCSD
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (7.69%) CRISC
2 1 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.69%) NetScout
3 1 (7.69%) Qualys