The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank - - 125
Contract jobs citing IPv4 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 - £27.50
IPv4
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
413 415 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.52% 14.25% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 204 155
Median daily rate £333 £338 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.48% -3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 10
Median hourly rate £18.75 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.91% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing IPv4 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IPv4
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IPv4 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland