The table below looks at the statistics for Multicast skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multicast over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multicast
Rank 141 155 184
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +29
Contract jobs citing Multicast 9 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.72% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% 5.41% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 34 7
Average daily rate £235 £358 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.26% -42.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £413 £455
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -9.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Multicast
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
339 684 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.77% 13.36% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 493 454
Average daily rate £405 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 24
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Multicast
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Multicast Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Multicast
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Multicast Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Multicast
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multicast across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Multicast Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Multicast
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Multicast across the City of London region.

Multicast Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (45.00%) BGP
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Juniper
5 7 (35.00%) DNS
5 7 (35.00%) DHCP
5 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
5 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) OSPF
6 6 (30.00%) Python
7 5 (25.00%) Unix
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) CCNP
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
7 5 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (20.00%) IPsec
8 4 (20.00%) Altiris
8 4 (20.00%) F5
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (20.00%) CCIE
8 4 (20.00%) Front Office
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) C++

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (45.00%) BGP
3 7 (35.00%) DHCP
3 7 (35.00%) DNS
3 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 6 (30.00%) OSPF
5 5 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (20.00%) IPsec
6 4 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (15.00%) MPLS
7 3 (15.00%) Unicast
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (10.00%) HSRP
8 2 (10.00%) Internet
8 2 (10.00%) VLAN
8 2 (10.00%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Front Office
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Back Office
4 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Desktop Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
1 2 (10.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (5.00%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) Equities
1 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Streaming Media
2 1 (5.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) SUSE
4 2 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCIE
4 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) NFS
3 1 (5.00%) Docker
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Juniper
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Altiris
4 4 (20.00%) F5
5 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (10.00%) Aruba
6 2 (10.00%) ION Trading
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.00%) Splunk
6 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
7 1 (5.00%) Bloomberg
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) VMware
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