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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for IPv6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IPv6 over the 6 months to 25 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 181 152 153
Rank change year-on-year -29 +1 -
Contract jobs citing IPv6 5 2 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.070% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 0.74% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
10th Percentile - £324 £389
25th Percentile - £329 £402
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £700 £340 £431
Median % change year-on-year +105.88% -21.16% -
75th Percentile - £354 £464
90th Percentile - £361 £478
Central London median daily rate £700 £340 £510
% change year-on-year +105.88% -33.33% +36.00%

IPv6 is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 403 270 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.65% 9.47% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 203 218
10th Percentile £313 £314 £213
25th Percentile £427 £386 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £625 £575 £575
90th Percentile £713 £696 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 5
10th Percentile - £11.98 £24.72
25th Percentile £21.00 £12.69 £33.75
Median hourly rate £30.50 £14.75 £37.75
Median % change year-on-year +106.78% -60.93% +18.90%
75th Percentile £48.81 £17.19 £51.25
90th Percentile £62.43 £18.13 £54.40
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £37.13
% change year-on-year +122.22% -57.58% +65.00%

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for IPv6 in the City of London

IPv6
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IPv6 in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for IPv6 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing IPv6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Native
2 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) NGN
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) Financial Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) GCP
2 3 (60.00%) GitLab
2 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Epics

IPv6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (60.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
1 3 (60.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) NGN
2 3 (60.00%) SD-WAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) GitLab
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Influencing Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Presentation Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Service Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Applications Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Native
2 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) CI/CD
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Epics
2 3 (60.00%) Financial Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Practice Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (60.00%) Dell
1 3 (60.00%) Google
1 3 (60.00%) Refinitiv
2 2 (40.00%) Infoblox