The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for IPv6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 20 24 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8  
Contract jobs citing IPv6 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.71% 1.34% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 5.77% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -4.28% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +19.44%  

IPv6 is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 32 52 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 22.86% 23.21% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 39
Median daily rate £413 £365 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.01% -16.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £298 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing IPv6 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IPv6 in Slough

IPv6
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPv6 in Slough

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Slough region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) IPv4
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCIP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) ATM
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) STB
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (80.00%) Huawei
2 4 (80.00%) IPTV
2 4 (80.00%) IGMP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Video on Demand
2 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Multicast
2 4 (80.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) ICMP
2 4 (80.00%) RSVP
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) ATM
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 5 (100.00%) IPv4
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) ICMP
2 4 (80.00%) IGMP
2 4 (80.00%) Multicast
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) RSVP
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPLS
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) IPTV
1 4 (80.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 4 (80.00%) STB
1 4 (80.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCIP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Huawei
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft