Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 January 2018 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 178 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +198
Contract jobs citing IPv6 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.063% 0.066% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
East of England median daily rate £325 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% - -
England median daily rate £450 £381 £388
% change year-on-year +18.27% -1.81% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year - -1.16% +42.38%

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 East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 812 802 803
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.96% 17.74% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 419 375
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £151 £188 £213
90th Percentile £551 £544 £558
England median daily rate £410 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +2.12% +0.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 56 107
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £34.81 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.51% +16.03% +22.45%
10th Percentile £12.35 £14.00 £12.40
90th Percentile £49.25 £44.63 £57.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +8.64%

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing IPv6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for IPv6 in the East of England

IPv6
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IPv6 in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for IPv6 in the East of England

IPv6
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IPv6 in the East of England

IPv6
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 2 £325 -
Hertfordshire -7 1 - -
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Redmine
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Trac
2 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) 802.11
2 2 (66.67%) STB
2 2 (66.67%) VDSL
2 2 (66.67%) UPnP
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing

IPv6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) 802.11
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) UPnP
2 2 (66.67%) VDSL
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) 5G
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) HSPA
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Redmine
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Trac
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sun