The table below looks at the statistics for Multicast skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multicast over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multicast
Rank 68 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Multicast 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.60% 0.39% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.91% 3.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£345 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £371 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +34.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -
Multicast
East of 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
172 92 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.80% 12.01% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 35 52
Average daily rate £325 £265 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £188 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 13 40
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.05 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £41.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

Multicast
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multicast across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Multicast Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Multicast
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Multicast Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Multicast
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multicast within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 3 £350 - 1
Multicast
East of England

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Multicast also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Multicast.

1 9 (90.00%) MPLS
1 9 (90.00%) DNA
1 9 (90.00%) IPv6
1 9 (90.00%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Juniper
3 7 (70.00%) Internet
4 6 (60.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
5 5 (50.00%) DWDM
5 5 (50.00%) BGP
5 5 (50.00%) OPNET
5 5 (50.00%) VLAN
5 5 (50.00%) Junos
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) CCNP
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (30.00%) CCNA
7 3 (30.00%) JNCIA
8 2 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (20.00%) Citrix
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco
9 1 (10.00%) DNS
9 1 (10.00%) CCIP
9 1 (10.00%) CCIE
9 1 (10.00%) LAN
9 1 (10.00%) VoIP
9 1 (10.00%) WAN

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Multicast also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Multicast. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) IPv6
1 9 (90.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) DWDM
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) BGP
4 5 (50.00%) VLAN
4 5 (50.00%) Junos
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) DNA
1 9 (90.00%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) JNCIA
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCIP
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco