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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multicast over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multicast
Rank 158 180 159
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Contract jobs citing Multicast 14 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.52% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 3.85% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 30
Median daily rate £373 £450 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £393 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £295 £375
% change year-on-year
+69.49% -21.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 - -
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
543 728 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.68% 13.48% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 533 519
Median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -13.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

Multicast
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Multicast as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 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 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Multicast 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 City of London region with a requirement for Multicast.

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (86.96%) BGP
3 18 (78.26%) Firewall
4 17 (73.91%) Windows
4 17 (73.91%) Data Centre
5 16 (69.57%) TCP/IP
5 16 (69.57%) CheckPoint
6 15 (65.22%) Change Control
7 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (52.17%) CCNP
8 12 (52.17%) Network Design
9 11 (47.83%) Finance
10 10 (43.48%) CCDP
11 7 (30.43%) Financial Institution
12 6 (26.09%) WAN
12 6 (26.09%) LAN
12 6 (26.09%) Hedge funds
13 5 (21.74%) Juniper
14 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (17.39%) VMware
15 3 (13.04%) IPsec
15 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
15 3 (13.04%) SAN
15 3 (13.04%) EMC
15 3 (13.04%) OSPF
15 3 (13.04%) Linux
15 3 (13.04%) IBM
15 3 (13.04%) HSRP
15 3 (13.04%) Low Latency
16 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) BGP
2 18 (78.26%) Firewall
3 16 (69.57%) TCP/IP
4 6 (26.09%) LAN
4 6 (26.09%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) HSRP
5 3 (13.04%) IPsec
5 3 (13.04%) OSPF
5 3 (13.04%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.70%) FCoE
6 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (8.70%) GLBP
6 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.70%) Junos
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) NAS
6 2 (8.70%) Network Security
6 2 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) HBase
2 1 (4.35%) OLAP
2 1 (4.35%) OLTP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.35%) Rendezvous
2 1 (4.35%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (26.09%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Change Control
2 12 (52.17%) Network Design
3 3 (13.04%) Low Latency
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.35%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Korn
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (52.17%) CCNP
3 10 (43.48%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) CCDA
4 1 (4.35%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) CCSP
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) MiFID
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) KVM
2 2 (8.70%) NFS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.70%) SRDF
2 2 (8.70%) Xen
3 1 (4.35%) Snort
3 1 (4.35%) vCloud
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.35%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (69.57%) CheckPoint
3 5 (21.74%) Juniper
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) EMC
5 3 (13.04%) IBM
6 2 (8.70%) F5
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Intel
6 2 (8.70%) NetApp
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (8.70%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.35%) Aruba
7 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.35%) DataSynapse
7 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.35%) Nokia
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) TIBCO