The table below looks at the statistics for Multicast skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multicast over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multicast
Rank 519 463 442
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -21
Contract jobs citing Multicast 81 126 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 1.66% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 82 95
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£425 £520 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.26% -0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
-21.33% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7544 7593 6572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.00% 14.83% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4388 4193 3642
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 488 415 381
Average hourly rate £21.53 £21.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.03% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Multicast
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Multicast Jobs Demand Trend in England

Multicast
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Multicast Daily Rate Trend in England

Multicast
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multicast across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Multicast Daily Rate Histogram in England

Multicast
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Multicast Hourly Rate Trend in England

Multicast
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multicast within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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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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
London -23 79 £425 -22.72% 21
West Midlands +5 1 £250 -21.87% 1
South East -28 1 £340 -24.44% 2
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Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 132 (72.13%) Cisco
2 114 (62.30%) Firewall
3 102 (55.74%) Cisco Certification
4 93 (50.82%) BGP
5 83 (45.36%) OSPF
6 80 (43.72%) Juniper
7 77 (42.08%) WAN
8 74 (40.44%) TCP/IP
8 74 (40.44%) MPLS
9 73 (39.89%) Finance
10 71 (38.80%) LAN
11 61 (33.33%) F5
12 56 (30.60%) CCNP
13 53 (28.96%) Linux
14 52 (28.42%) EIGRP
15 51 (27.87%) Banking
16 47 (25.68%) CCIE
16 47 (25.68%) Data Centre
17 45 (24.59%) UNIX
17 45 (24.59%) CheckPoint
18 42 (22.95%) VPN
19 40 (21.86%) HSRP
20 38 (20.77%) Cisco Nexus
20 38 (20.77%) DNS
21 37 (20.22%) ITIL
21 37 (20.22%) Cisco ASA
22 36 (19.67%) IPsec
23 34 (18.58%) Windows
24 33 (18.03%) DHCP
25 31 (16.94%) CCNA

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 11 (6.01%) IIS
2 7 (3.83%) Apache
2 7 (3.83%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.28%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.64%) Lync
4 3 (1.64%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (6.01%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.56%) RMDS
2 6 (3.28%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 114 (62.30%) Firewall
2 93 (50.82%) BGP
3 83 (45.36%) OSPF
4 77 (42.08%) WAN
5 74 (40.44%) TCP/IP
5 74 (40.44%) MPLS
6 71 (38.80%) LAN
7 52 (28.42%) EIGRP
8 42 (22.95%) VPN
9 40 (21.86%) HSRP
10 38 (20.77%) DNS
10 38 (20.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 37 (20.22%) Cisco ASA
12 36 (19.67%) IPsec
13 33 (18.03%) DHCP
14 30 (16.39%) Wireless
15 29 (15.85%) Spanning Tree
16 25 (13.66%) SSL
17 23 (12.57%) RIP
18 22 (12.02%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.83%) Informix
3 6 (3.28%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.28%) HBase
4 2 (1.09%) KDB
Development Applications
1 13 (7.10%) JIRA
2 10 (5.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.64%) Ant
3 3 (1.64%) Maven
3 3 (1.64%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.64%) Hudson
3 3 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.09%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.55%) GCC
General
1 73 (39.89%) Finance
2 51 (27.87%) Banking
3 27 (14.75%) Investment Banking
4 16 (8.74%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.46%) Marketing
6 4 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.19%) Front Office
7 3 (1.64%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.09%) Back Office
9 1 (0.55%) Legal
9 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (42.62%) Network Engineer
2 18 (9.84%) Project Manager
3 15 (8.20%) Architect
3 15 (8.20%) Senior Network Engineer
4 13 (7.10%) Consultant
5 12 (6.56%) Network Consultant
6 10 (5.46%) Technical Project Manager
6 10 (5.46%) Design Engineer
6 10 (5.46%) Technical Manager
7 9 (4.92%) Network Design Engineer
7 9 (4.92%) Developer
8 8 (4.37%) Analyst
8 8 (4.37%) Support Analyst
9 7 (3.83%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.28%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (3.28%) Network Specialist
10 6 (3.28%) NOC Engineer
10 6 (3.28%) Network Architect
11 5 (2.73%) Cisco Engineer
11 5 (2.73%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.57%) Rendezvous
2 19 (10.38%) 802.1X
3 14 (7.65%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (6.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (6.01%) Middleware
6 8 (4.37%) HTML
6 8 (4.37%) XML
7 6 (3.28%) XSLT
8 5 (2.73%) Ultra Messaging
9 4 (2.19%) J2SE
9 4 (2.19%) XMPP
10 3 (1.64%) J2EE
11 2 (1.09%) .NET
11 2 (1.09%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.09%) Spring
11 2 (1.09%) FFmpeg
12 1 (0.55%) WebRTC
12 1 (0.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 1 (0.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (25.68%) Data Centre
2 27 (14.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (7.65%) Eurex
4 11 (6.01%) PKI
5 10 (5.46%) Fixed Income
6 8 (4.37%) Equities
7 7 (3.83%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.83%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.28%) Derivative
9 5 (2.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (2.19%) Streaming Video
11 3 (1.64%) BBC
11 3 (1.64%) e-Health
12 2 (1.09%) CMDB
13 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 53 (28.96%) Linux
2 45 (24.59%) UNIX
3 34 (18.58%) Windows
4 19 (10.38%) Solaris
5 10 (5.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.64%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.09%) CentOS
9 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.09%) Debian
10 1 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.22%) ITIL
2 29 (15.85%) Low Latency
3 28 (15.30%) Project Management
3 28 (15.30%) Load Balancing
4 26 (14.21%) Network Design
5 15 (8.20%) Change Management
6 14 (7.65%) Migration
7 13 (7.10%) Service Management
7 13 (7.10%) PRINCE2
7 13 (7.10%) Electronic Trading
7 13 (7.10%) Network Architecture
7 13 (7.10%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 12 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (6.56%) Validation
9 10 (5.46%) ITIL V3
10 9 (4.92%) Network Management
10 9 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.92%) Load Testing
11 8 (4.37%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (3.83%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.84%) Java
1 18 (9.84%) SQL
2 11 (6.01%) Perl
3 8 (4.37%) Python
4 6 (3.28%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.19%) C#
5 4 (2.19%) C++
6 3 (1.64%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.64%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.64%) Lisp
7 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 102 (55.74%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (30.60%) CCNP
3 47 (25.68%) CCIE
4 31 (16.94%) CCNA
5 13 (7.10%) Security Cleared
6 12 (6.56%) Degree
7 11 (6.01%) SC Cleared
8 10 (5.46%) DV Cleared
8 10 (5.46%) CCIP
9 8 (4.37%) PMP
9 8 (4.37%) PMI Certification
10 7 (3.83%) CCDP
11 4 (2.19%) CISSP
11 4 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.09%) Avaya Certification
13 1 (0.55%) CCSA
13 1 (0.55%) CCSE
13 1 (0.55%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.19%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.92%) Hyper-V
2 9 (4.92%) NFS
3 8 (4.37%) Xen
3 8 (4.37%) SRDF
4 7 (3.83%) KVM
5 6 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (2.73%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.64%) Docker
8 2 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (7.10%) Control-M
2 5 (2.73%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (2.73%) SCOM
2 5 (2.73%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (2.73%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (1.64%) Puppet
3 3 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.64%) WSUS
4 2 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.55%) Iperf
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 132 (72.13%) Cisco
2 80 (43.72%) Juniper
3 61 (33.33%) F5
4 45 (24.59%) CheckPoint
5 26 (14.21%) TIBCO
6 22 (12.02%) Oracle
7 12 (6.56%) IBM
7 12 (6.56%) VMware
8 10 (5.46%) Remedy
8 10 (5.46%) Red Hat
8 10 (5.46%) Riverbed
9 9 (4.92%) Blue Coat
9 9 (4.92%) Fortinet
9 9 (4.92%) HP
9 9 (4.92%) Reuters
9 9 (4.92%) NetApp
10 8 (4.37%) Bloomberg
10 8 (4.37%) EMC
10 8 (4.37%) Intel
10 8 (4.37%) Sybase
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