Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 November 2017 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 > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 616 587 574
Rank change year-on-year -29 -13 +14
Contract jobs citing IPv6 18 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.038% 0.062% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.45% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 22
London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £147 £337 £265
90th Percentile £441 £448 £473
England median daily rate £333 £391 £388
% change year-on-year -14.96% +0.90% +4.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
London median hourly rate - - £34.00
England median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% +21.53% -69.87%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5435 6256 5870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.55% 13.92% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3650 4086 3878
London median daily rate £450 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £218
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 141 177
London median hourly rate £19.57 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +1.60% +0.54%
10th Percentile £12.63 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.29 £50.00 £44.25
England median hourly rate £18.56 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -21.84% +15.85% +2.50%

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing IPv6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IPv6 in London

IPv6
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPv6 in London

IPv6
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IPv6 in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IPv6 in London

IPv6
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IPv6 in London

IPv6
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
West London - 2 - -
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 15 (83.33%) LAN
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) Network Security
4 11 (61.11%) MPLS
4 11 (61.11%) BGP
4 11 (61.11%) WAN
5 10 (55.56%) SAP
5 10 (55.56%) WLAN
6 9 (50.00%) OSPF
6 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (50.00%) Riverbed
6 9 (50.00%) Information Security
7 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (44.44%) Law
7 8 (44.44%) Supply Chain Management
7 8 (44.44%) Supplier Management
7 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
7 8 (44.44%) NGN
7 8 (44.44%) Network Architecture
7 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (44.44%) Network Management
7 8 (44.44%) EIGRP
7 8 (44.44%) TACACS
7 8 (44.44%) VRRP
7 8 (44.44%) Service Management
7 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
7 8 (44.44%) Practice Management
7 8 (44.44%) SNMP

IPv6
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) LAN
2 12 (66.67%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) Network Security
3 11 (61.11%) BGP
3 11 (61.11%) MPLS
3 11 (61.11%) WAN
4 10 (55.56%) WLAN
5 9 (50.00%) OSPF
6 8 (44.44%) EIGRP
6 8 (44.44%) HSRP
6 8 (44.44%) NGN
6 8 (44.44%) SNMP
6 8 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (44.44%) TACACS
6 8 (44.44%) VRRP
7 6 (33.33%) IPv4
8 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
8 4 (22.22%) Wireless
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
General
1 8 (44.44%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Virtual Team
2 2 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (44.44%) Low Latency
2 8 (44.44%) Network Architecture
2 8 (44.44%) Network Management
2 8 (44.44%) Practice Management
2 8 (44.44%) Regulatory Compliance
2 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 8 (44.44%) Service Management
2 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (44.44%) Supplier Management
2 8 (44.44%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) A+ Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CCIE
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCIP
4 1 (5.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.56%) EnCase
1 1 (5.56%) Juniper STRM
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) SAP
3 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (50.00%) Riverbed
4 8 (44.44%) HP
4 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Google
6 2 (11.11%) Infoblox
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) F5
7 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (5.56%) VMware