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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multicast
Rank 152 164 181
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Contract jobs citing Multicast 12 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.63% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 4.92% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 24
Median daily rate £400 £425 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £230 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £520 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £340 £239
% change year-on-year
+38.23% +42.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
470 732 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.96% 12.75% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 545 491
Median daily rate £463 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 18
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -12.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.90 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £32.86 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 June 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 June 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 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 15 (78.95%) BGP
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) CCNP
5 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
6 7 (36.84%) Change Control
6 7 (36.84%) Juniper
6 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
7 6 (31.58%) WAN
7 6 (31.58%) Network Design
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
8 5 (26.32%) CCDP
8 5 (26.32%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
9 4 (21.05%) HSRP
9 4 (21.05%) Low Latency
9 4 (21.05%) OSPF
9 4 (21.05%) LAN
10 3 (15.79%) DHCP
10 3 (15.79%) VPN
10 3 (15.79%) IBM
10 3 (15.79%) Solaris
10 3 (15.79%) EMC
10 3 (15.79%) SAN
10 3 (15.79%) VMware

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 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) BGP
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
4 5 (26.32%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (21.05%) HSRP
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 4 (21.05%) OSPF
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) IPsec
6 3 (15.79%) SAN
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (10.53%) FCoE
7 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (10.53%) GLBP
7 2 (10.53%) Junos
7 2 (10.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) HBase
2 1 (5.26%) OLAP
2 1 (5.26%) OLTP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Support
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) Rendezvous
2 1 (5.26%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Change Control
2 6 (31.58%) Network Design
3 4 (21.05%) Low Latency
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Benchmarking
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.26%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Korn
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) CCDP
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) CCDA
5 1 (5.26%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) MiFID
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) KVM
2 2 (10.53%) NFS
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.53%) SRDF
2 2 (10.53%) Xen
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Snort
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
2 7 (36.84%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) EMC
3 3 (15.79%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) IBM
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Aruba
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Intel
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) ProCurve
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Nokia
5 1 (5.26%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) TIBCO