The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - 121 116
Contract jobs citing IPv6 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.075% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.57% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £430
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -30.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -
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
351 349 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.74% 13.15% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 165 88
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £160 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £29.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.76% +40.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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