The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 247 219 221
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Contract jobs citing IPv6 11 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.29% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 1.52% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 6
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
-14.14% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 £189.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.95% +740.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £189.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-80.95% +490.62%
IPv6
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1762 1711 1537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.83% 19.10% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 741 648
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 93 162
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IPv6
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IPv6 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IPv6
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 across the South East region.

IPv6 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IPv6
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +7 9 - - 4
Oxfordshire - 1 £250 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 16 (47.06%) IPv4
2 14 (41.18%) Linux
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco
3 13 (38.24%) Wireless
4 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
5 11 (32.35%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
5 11 (32.35%) UMTS
5 11 (32.35%) C++
5 11 (32.35%) 3G
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (29.41%) C
6 10 (29.41%) WiMAX
6 10 (29.41%) LTE
6 10 (29.41%) 4G
7 9 (26.47%) OO
7 9 (26.47%) OOD
8 8 (23.53%) UML
8 8 (23.53%) CCNP
8 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
9 7 (20.59%) Embedded C
9 7 (20.59%) Embedded C++
9 7 (20.59%) GSM
9 7 (20.59%) Network Security
10 6 (17.65%) Multimedia
10 6 (17.65%) LAN
10 6 (17.65%) Juniper
10 6 (17.65%) BGP
11 5 (14.71%) OSPF
11 5 (14.71%) WAN

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) Confluence
1 2 (5.88%) MediaWiki
2 1 (2.94%) Lync
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) SaaS
2 3 (8.82%) PaaS
2 3 (8.82%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) IPv4
2 13 (38.24%) Wireless
3 11 (32.35%) 3G
3 11 (32.35%) UMTS
3 11 (32.35%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (29.41%) LTE
4 10 (29.41%) 4G
4 10 (29.41%) WiMAX
5 7 (20.59%) GSM
5 7 (20.59%) Network Security
6 6 (17.65%) LAN
6 6 (17.65%) BGP
7 5 (14.71%) OSPF
7 5 (14.71%) WAN
7 5 (14.71%) VPN
7 5 (14.71%) DNS
8 4 (11.76%) MPLS
8 4 (11.76%) Firewall
8 4 (11.76%) IPsec
9 3 (8.82%) Megaco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) Hudson
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Valgrind
3 1 (2.94%) GCC
General
1 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) Multimedia
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Billing
5 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) IP Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Business Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Linux Developer
5 1 (2.94%) AWS Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Service Design Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) STL
1 1 (2.94%) LAMP
1 1 (2.94%) XMPP
1 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Streaming Video
3 2 (5.88%) IPTV
3 2 (5.88%) Wiki
3 2 (5.88%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Debian
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
2 9 (26.47%) OO
2 9 (26.47%) OOD
3 8 (23.53%) UML
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Test Strategy
5 4 (11.76%) Validation
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.82%) Benchmarking
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Marketing Strategy
6 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Business Development
6 3 (8.82%) Quantitative Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Time Management
6 3 (8.82%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.88%) V-Model
7 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) C++
2 10 (29.41%) C
3 7 (20.59%) Embedded C
3 7 (20.59%) Embedded C++
4 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.82%) Ruby
5 3 (8.82%) Perl
6 2 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (23.53%) CCNP
3 4 (11.76%) JNCIS
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) CCIE
5 2 (5.88%) CCSP
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Firmware
1 2 (5.88%) Samba
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.88%) Postfix
1 2 (5.88%) XenServer
1 2 (5.88%) iptables
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) ZABBIX
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco
2 6 (17.65%) Juniper
3 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.82%) Verint
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) F5
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.94%) Perforce