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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 237 250 249
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing IPv6 18 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.21% 0.087%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 1.22% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 2
Median daily rate £450 £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £415 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £366
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.78 £120.00
% change year-on-year
-2.92% -63.51%
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
1497 1726 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.87% 17.39% 20.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 947 866
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 111 97
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Hampshire +8 8 £430 +10.96%
Oxfordshire -5 7 £450 +20.00%
Berkshire +7 3 - - 1
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 30 (71.43%) Linux
2 24 (57.14%) DNS
3 21 (50.00%) Firewall
3 21 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (47.62%) DHCP
5 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
6 17 (40.48%) VMware
7 16 (38.10%) VPN
7 16 (38.10%) SQL
8 15 (35.71%) IPsec
9 14 (33.33%) Windows
9 14 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (33.33%) Load Balancing
10 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
10 13 (30.95%) CSS
10 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
10 13 (30.95%) HTTP
10 13 (30.95%) Puppet
10 13 (30.95%) Software-Defined Networking
10 13 (30.95%) Public Cloud
11 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 12 (28.57%) IPv4
12 11 (26.19%) Workflow
13 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
13 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
14 9 (21.43%) MCSE
14 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
14 9 (21.43%) SSL
14 9 (21.43%) Java
14 9 (21.43%) Perl

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 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) DNS
2 21 (50.00%) Firewall
3 20 (47.62%) DHCP
4 16 (38.10%) VPN
5 15 (35.71%) IPsec
6 13 (30.95%) HTTP
6 13 (30.95%) Software-Defined Networking
6 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
7 12 (28.57%) IPv4
8 9 (21.43%) OpenLDAP
8 9 (21.43%) SSL
9 7 (16.67%) BGP
10 6 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (14.29%) Internet
11 5 (11.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (11.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (11.90%) SNMP
12 4 (9.52%) Network Security
13 1 (2.38%) Broadband
13 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 9 (21.43%) Marketing
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Local Government
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 7 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 7 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Network Support
3 7 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (11.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) CSS
2 9 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (21.43%) LAPP Stack
3 7 (16.67%) PostGIS
4 4 (9.52%) .NET
4 4 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Public Cloud
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) Smart Meter
3 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.14%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.76%) Replication
6 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) iSeries
6 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Linux
2 21 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.90%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.38%) CentOS
6 1 (2.38%) Debian
6 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 11 (26.19%) Workflow
3 9 (21.43%) DevOps
3 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 9 (21.43%) Presales
3 9 (21.43%) Process Improvement
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Converged Infrastructure
5 5 (11.90%) Financial Modelling
5 5 (11.90%) Patch Management
5 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.14%) Service Design
8 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.76%) Security Patching
8 2 (4.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 9 (21.43%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) Perl
3 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 7 (16.67%) C
4 7 (16.67%) C++
5 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.52%) C#
6 4 (9.52%) VB
6 4 (9.52%) VBScript
7 3 (7.14%) Go
7 3 (7.14%) Python
7 3 (7.14%) Ruby
7 3 (7.14%) Rust
7 3 (7.14%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) MCSE
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) MCSA
2 8 (19.05%) MCSD
3 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.38%) CCNP
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.38%) CISM
6 1 (2.38%) CISSP
6 1 (2.38%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (2.38%) CRISC
6 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
2 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 7 (16.67%) vSphere
3 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Puppet
2 9 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Nessus
4 1 (2.38%) SELinux
4 1 (2.38%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) VMware
3 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
4 8 (19.05%) Cisco
5 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle
6 6 (14.29%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) Arqiva
7 1 (2.38%) BT
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) Juniper
7 1 (2.38%) Qualys
7 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com