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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 234 263 259
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Contract jobs citing IPv6 5 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.12% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.62% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £365 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
1573 1779 1879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.30% 18.75% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 965 876
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 121 111
Median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +62.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
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 8 December 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 +13 4 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 £365 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Firewall
3 14 (60.87%) DNS
4 10 (43.48%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (43.48%) Puppet
5 9 (39.13%) VMware
6 8 (34.78%) SSL
6 8 (34.78%) IPv4
6 8 (34.78%) DHCP
6 8 (34.78%) SNMP
6 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 7 (30.43%) Internet
7 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (30.43%) PostGIS
8 6 (26.09%) DevOps
8 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
8 6 (26.09%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (26.09%) OpenLDAP
8 6 (26.09%) Smart Meter
8 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (26.09%) Java
8 6 (26.09%) Perl
8 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
8 6 (26.09%) CCNP
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco
9 5 (21.74%) Unix
9 5 (21.74%) Ethernet

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 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) DNS
3 8 (34.78%) DHCP
3 8 (34.78%) IPv4
3 8 (34.78%) SNMP
3 8 (34.78%) SSL
4 7 (30.43%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
6 5 (21.74%) MPLS
7 4 (17.39%) ATM
7 4 (17.39%) BGP
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (17.39%) Frame Relay
7 4 (17.39%) Network Security
7 4 (17.39%) OSPF
8 3 (13.04%) IGMP
8 3 (13.04%) Multicast
8 3 (13.04%) VLAN
8 3 (13.04%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
General
1 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Support
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Database Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Support Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) PostGIS
2 6 (26.09%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (26.09%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (13.04%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Smart Meter
2 3 (13.04%) IPTV
2 3 (13.04%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (13.04%) STB
2 3 (13.04%) Video on Demand
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) PKI
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
4 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 3 (13.04%) Android
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) Debian
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
3 4 (17.39%) Patch Management
3 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Security Patching
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (4.35%) Budget Control
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM
6 1 (4.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
2 6 (26.09%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C
4 3 (13.04%) C++
4 3 (13.04%) Go
4 3 (13.04%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 3 (13.04%) Rust
4 3 (13.04%) Scala
5 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CCNP
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) CCIP
3 4 (17.39%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) CISM
6 1 (4.35%) CISSP
6 1 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (4.35%) CRISC
6 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.35%) Nessus
3 1 (4.35%) SELinux
3 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.35%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
4 4 (17.39%) Juniper
5 3 (13.04%) Huawei
6 2 (8.70%) Ericsson
6 2 (8.70%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (4.35%) BT
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.35%) Qualys
7 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds