The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPv6 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.40% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£235 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £406 £383
% change year-on-year
-9.84% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £120.00 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+433.33% -30.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 26.57% 23.26% 25.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 32 20
Average daily rate £285 £363 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.37% +54.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £15.30 £167.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in Slough

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing IPv6 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 IPv6.

1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Smart Meter
3 5 (71.43%) GPRS
3 5 (71.43%) UMTS
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
5 3 (42.86%) Electronics
5 3 (42.86%) 4G
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) DAB
5 3 (42.86%) SSL
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) WAP
5 3 (42.86%) HTTP
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) GSM
5 3 (42.86%) WML
5 3 (42.86%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Process Management
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing IPv6 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 IPv6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) GPRS
1 5 (71.43%) UMTS
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) 4G
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) DAB
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) GSM
4 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) HSPA
4 2 (28.57%) ZigBee
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WAP
1 3 (42.86%) WML
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Smart Meter
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) DTV
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Process Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) V-Model
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Agilent
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft