The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPv4 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £326 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -
IPv4
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
401 406 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.92% 16.07% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 231 120
Median daily rate £363 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 31
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.54 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing IPv4 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IPv4
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPv4 across the West Midlands region.

IPv4 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IPv4
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPv4 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

IPv4 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

IPv4
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPv4 across the West Midlands region.

IPv4 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IPv4
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Solihull - 4 - - 2
Shropshire - 2 £488 -
Staffordshire - 2 £275 -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPv4 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 5 (55.56%) SNMP
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) ClearCase
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) CppUnit
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) OpenSSH
3 4 (44.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (44.44%) Regular Expression
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (44.44%) iptables
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 5 (55.56%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
4 1 (11.11%) ICMP
4 1 (11.11%) IKE
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) SSH
4 1 (11.11%) Telnet
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) ClearCase
1 4 (44.44%) CppUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (44.44%) Regular Expression
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) iptables
1 4 (44.44%) OpenSSH
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
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