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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 242 260 232
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Contract jobs citing IPv6 24 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 0.61% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 13
Median daily rate £375 £250 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £250 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £326 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £189.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -80.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £112.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -67.85%
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
1705 1818 1749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.35% 19.25% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 886 737
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 124 103
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +84.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.29 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPv6 across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

IPv6 Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -2 13 £375 - 1
Hampshire - 11 £400 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
1 31 (63.27%) IPsec
2 30 (61.22%) VPN
2 30 (61.22%) DNS
2 30 (61.22%) Linux
3 24 (48.98%) Windows
3 24 (48.98%) Firewall
3 24 (48.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (46.94%) Hyper-V
4 23 (46.94%) DHCP
4 23 (46.94%) TCP/IP
5 22 (44.90%) Load Balancing
6 21 (42.86%) Degree
6 21 (42.86%) BGP
7 20 (40.82%) HTTP
7 20 (40.82%) CSS
7 20 (40.82%) Workflow
7 20 (40.82%) Software-Defined Networking
7 20 (40.82%) Public Cloud
8 19 (38.78%) IPv4
9 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
10 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (32.65%) Marketing
12 15 (30.61%) Computer Science
12 15 (30.61%) Process Improvement
12 15 (30.61%) Presales
12 15 (30.61%) Mentoring
12 15 (30.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 15 (30.61%) Cisco
12 15 (30.61%) VMware

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (63.27%) IPsec
2 30 (61.22%) DNS
2 30 (61.22%) VPN
3 24 (48.98%) Firewall
4 23 (46.94%) DHCP
4 23 (46.94%) TCP/IP
5 21 (42.86%) BGP
6 20 (40.82%) HTTP
6 20 (40.82%) Software-Defined Networking
7 19 (38.78%) IPv4
8 11 (22.45%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (20.41%) OSPF
10 9 (18.37%) MPLS
11 7 (14.29%) LAN
11 7 (14.29%) WAN
12 6 (12.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 6 (12.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (10.20%) Wireless
14 4 (8.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.04%) GitLab
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) RSpec
General
1 16 (32.65%) Marketing
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Military
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Local Government
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Support Engineer
2 15 (30.61%) Network Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Network Support
3 8 (16.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Support
7 3 (6.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) CSS
2 10 (20.41%) .NET
2 10 (20.41%) XML
3 6 (12.24%) 802.1X
4 3 (6.12%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (6.12%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (6.12%) RSS
5 1 (2.04%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.04%) MCollective
5 1 (2.04%) REST
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Public Cloud
2 15 (30.61%) Computer Science
3 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (10.20%) Smart Meter
5 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.08%) PKI
6 2 (4.08%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.04%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Linux
2 24 (48.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 24 (48.98%) Windows
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Server
4 10 (20.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.08%) Unix
6 1 (2.04%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.04%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Load Balancing
2 20 (40.82%) Workflow
3 15 (30.61%) Mentoring
3 15 (30.61%) Presales
3 15 (30.61%) Process Improvement
4 10 (20.41%) Software Testing
5 5 (10.20%) Converged Infrastructure
5 5 (10.20%) Financial Modelling
5 5 (10.20%) ITIL
6 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps
6 4 (8.16%) High Availability
6 4 (8.16%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Service Design
6 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.12%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (6.12%) Network Design
7 3 (6.12%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (6.12%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) C
3 10 (20.41%) C#
3 10 (20.41%) C++
3 10 (20.41%) VB
3 10 (20.41%) VBScript
4 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.12%) Java
4 3 (6.12%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) Lisp
5 1 (2.04%) Python
5 1 (2.04%) Ruby
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Degree
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (28.57%) MCSE
4 13 (26.53%) MCSA
4 13 (26.53%) MCSD
5 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.12%) MCITP
6 3 (6.12%) MCTS
7 1 (2.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) Hyper-V
2 10 (20.41%) VMware ESX
2 10 (20.41%) vSphere
3 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.04%) Btrfs
5 1 (2.04%) Docker
5 1 (2.04%) iptables
5 1 (2.04%) KVM
5 1 (2.04%) LXC
5 1 (2.04%) Snort
5 1 (2.04%) Squid
5 1 (2.04%) Varnish
5 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (10.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (8.16%) Puppet
4 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.12%) SCVMM
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.04%) Ansible
6 1 (2.04%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.04%) Nessus
6 1 (2.04%) rkt
6 1 (2.04%) systemd
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.61%) Cisco
2 15 (30.61%) VMware
3 12 (24.49%) Red Hat
4 11 (22.45%) CheckPoint
5 10 (20.41%) Oracle
6 8 (16.33%) F5
7 3 (6.12%) HP
7 3 (6.12%) Juniper
7 3 (6.12%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.08%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (4.08%) Forcepoint
8 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.04%) Arqiva
9 1 (2.04%) IBM
9 1 (2.04%) NetScout
9 1 (2.04%) SaltStack
9 1 (2.04%) SAP