The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £391 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +0.96%
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
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
311 307 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.74% 9.46% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 124 190
Median daily rate £350 £315 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 11
Median hourly rate £40.50 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.93% -29.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £25.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) lighttpd
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (100.00%) Laravel
1 3 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cacti
1 3 (100.00%) Munin
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat