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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multicast
Rank 159 150 186
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +36
Contract jobs citing Multicast 6 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 2.53% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 16
Median daily rate £650 £513 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% +41.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £640 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £575 £438
% change year-on-year
-50.43% +31.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.17%
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
421 356 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.30% 10.35% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 269 543
Median daily rate £450 £413 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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 December 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 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 15 (75.00%) BGP
3 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (60.00%) CheckPoint
5 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
6 11 (55.00%) Change Control
6 11 (55.00%) Finance
7 9 (45.00%) CCNP
8 8 (40.00%) Network Design
8 8 (40.00%) Financial Institution
9 7 (35.00%) CCDP
10 6 (30.00%) CCIE
10 6 (30.00%) Hedge funds
11 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
11 5 (25.00%) F5
11 5 (25.00%) LAN
12 4 (20.00%) Juniper
12 4 (20.00%) DHCP
12 4 (20.00%) OSPF
12 4 (20.00%) IPsec
12 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
13 3 (15.00%) HSRP
13 3 (15.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
13 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management

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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
1 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (75.00%) BGP
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 4 (20.00%) IPsec
4 4 (20.00%) OSPF
4 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (15.00%) HSRP
5 3 (15.00%) VRRP
5 3 (15.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (10.00%) Wireless
7 1 (5.00%) VLAN
7 1 (5.00%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) OLAP
1 1 (5.00%) OLTP
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (30.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) TWAP
4 1 (5.00%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Change Control
2 8 (40.00%) Network Design
3 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (5.00%) Data Security
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (5.00%) Network Packet Capture
6 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 7 (35.00%) CCDP
4 6 (30.00%) CCIE
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) KVM
2 1 (5.00%) NFS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.00%) SRDF
2 1 (5.00%) vCloud
2 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Endace
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper
5 3 (15.00%) Aruba
5 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Intel
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle