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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multicast
Rank 566 505 508
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +3
Contract jobs citing Multicast 61 93 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 1.22% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 57 54
Average daily rate £500 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £296 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £660 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £340 £250
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.00 £46.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +68.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £46.25 -
% change year-on-year
-0.54% -
Multicast
UK

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
7716 7619 6697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.06% 15.03% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4754 4208 3602
Average daily rate £393 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 415 379
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -21 35 £500 -13.04% 18
South East -28 15 £380 +18.75% 2
East of England +8 5 £223 +3.48% 1
West Midlands -13 2 - - 1
South West +5 1 £330 -5.71%
Yorkshire - 1 £525 - 1
Multicast
UK

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 79 (60.31%) Cisco
2 55 (41.98%) BGP
3 51 (38.93%) LAN
3 51 (38.93%) Finance
4 49 (37.40%) TCP/IP
5 47 (35.88%) MPLS
5 47 (35.88%) Firewall
6 46 (35.11%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (32.82%) Linux
8 38 (29.01%) OSPF
9 37 (28.24%) DNS
10 34 (25.95%) WAN
10 34 (25.95%) EIGRP
10 34 (25.95%) Juniper
11 33 (25.19%) VLAN
12 30 (22.90%) CCNP
12 30 (22.90%) Windows
13 29 (22.14%) SAN
14 28 (21.37%) NetApp
14 28 (21.37%) Low Latency
15 27 (20.61%) Unix
15 27 (20.61%) CCNA
16 26 (19.85%) NAS
16 26 (19.85%) Data Centre
17 25 (19.08%) Banking
18 22 (16.79%) Java
19 20 (15.27%) SQL
19 20 (15.27%) Python
19 20 (15.27%) VPN
19 20 (15.27%) CheckPoint

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (4.58%) IIS
1 6 (4.58%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.82%) Apache
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.76%) JBoss
3 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.82%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.53%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.76%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (41.98%) BGP
2 51 (38.93%) LAN
3 49 (37.40%) TCP/IP
4 47 (35.88%) Firewall
4 47 (35.88%) MPLS
5 38 (29.01%) OSPF
6 37 (28.24%) DNS
7 34 (25.95%) EIGRP
7 34 (25.95%) WAN
8 33 (25.19%) VLAN
9 29 (22.14%) SAN
10 26 (19.85%) NAS
11 20 (15.27%) VPN
12 19 (14.50%) DHCP
13 17 (12.98%) Spanning Tree
14 16 (12.21%) IPsec
15 14 (10.69%) HSRP
16 13 (9.92%) Cisco Nexus
16 13 (9.92%) Network Security
17 11 (8.40%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) Hadoop
2 5 (3.82%) HBase
3 2 (1.53%) KDB
4 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.76%) MySQL
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Subversion
1 5 (3.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (3.05%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.53%) Ant
3 2 (1.53%) GCC
3 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.76%) ClearCase
General
1 51 (38.93%) Finance
2 25 (19.08%) Banking
3 17 (12.98%) Investment Banking
4 11 (8.40%) Front Office
5 5 (3.82%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.05%) Military
6 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.29%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.76%) German Language
9 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.76%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.76%) Legal
9 1 (0.76%) Malay Language
9 1 (0.76%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.76%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.76%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 38 (29.01%) Network Engineer
2 30 (22.90%) Architect
3 16 (12.21%) Developer
4 10 (7.63%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (7.63%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (7.63%) Java Developer
4 10 (7.63%) Senior Architect
5 9 (6.87%) Technical Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Network Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Security Architect
7 7 (5.34%) Senior Technical Architect
7 7 (5.34%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) C++ Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Data Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Performance Specialist
9 5 (3.82%) FIX Specialist
9 5 (3.82%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.69%) FIX Protocol
1 14 (10.69%) Rendezvous
2 11 (8.40%) Middleware
3 4 (3.05%) HTML
3 4 (3.05%) Ultra Messaging
3 4 (3.05%) Web Services
3 4 (3.05%) XML
3 4 (3.05%) XSLT
4 3 (2.29%) 802.1X
4 3 (2.29%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (1.53%) .NET
6 1 (0.76%) J2EE
6 1 (0.76%) JMS
6 1 (0.76%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.76%) Spring
6 1 (0.76%) WAP
6 1 (0.76%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.85%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.69%) Equities
3 10 (7.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (6.87%) Data Structures
5 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.34%) Fintech
7 6 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.58%) Eurex
8 5 (3.82%) Fixed Income
8 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.05%) Derivative
9 4 (3.05%) MPEG
9 4 (3.05%) PKI
10 3 (2.29%) IPTV
11 2 (1.53%) Clustering
11 2 (1.53%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.53%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.53%) HP StoreVirtual
12 1 (0.76%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 43 (32.82%) Linux
2 30 (22.90%) Windows
3 27 (20.61%) Unix
4 14 (10.69%) Solaris
5 13 (9.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.29%) SUSE
6 3 (2.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.53%) CatOS
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.76%) CentOS
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.37%) Low Latency
2 20 (15.27%) Server Virtualisation
2 20 (15.27%) Service Management
3 19 (14.50%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (13.74%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (10.69%) Multithreading
6 13 (9.92%) Electronic Trading
6 13 (9.92%) ITIL
6 13 (9.92%) Security Architecture
7 9 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.87%) Change Management
7 9 (6.87%) ITSM
7 9 (6.87%) Migration
8 8 (6.11%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.11%) Network Design
8 8 (6.11%) Project Management
8 8 (6.11%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (5.34%) High Availability
9 7 (5.34%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.79%) Java
2 20 (15.27%) Python
2 20 (15.27%) SQL
3 16 (12.21%) Perl
4 11 (8.40%) C++
5 7 (5.34%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.58%) C
7 5 (3.82%) Ruby
8 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.05%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.53%) PHP
10 2 (1.53%) Tcl
11 1 (0.76%) C#
11 1 (0.76%) Korn
11 1 (0.76%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 46 (35.11%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (22.90%) CCNP
3 27 (20.61%) CCNA
4 18 (13.74%) Security Cleared
5 17 (12.98%) SC Cleared
6 15 (11.45%) Degree
7 14 (10.69%) CCIE
8 3 (2.29%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.53%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.53%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.53%) RHCE
10 1 (0.76%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.76%) CCDP
10 1 (0.76%) CCSA
10 1 (0.76%) CCSP
10 1 (0.76%) MCSE
10 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) MiFID
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.40%) NFS
3 8 (6.11%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.34%) Xen
5 6 (4.58%) KVM
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (4.58%) SRDF
6 4 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.76%) Snort
7 1 (0.76%) vCloud
7 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) Puppet
2 3 (2.29%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.53%) TrustSec
4 1 (0.76%) Ansible
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.76%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.76%) OpenView
4 1 (0.76%) OPNET
4 1 (0.76%) SCCM
4 1 (0.76%) SCOM
4 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (60.31%) Cisco
2 34 (25.95%) Juniper
3 28 (21.37%) NetApp
4 20 (15.27%) CheckPoint
5 16 (12.21%) TIBCO
6 15 (11.45%) F5
7 14 (10.69%) Red Hat
7 14 (10.69%) VMware
8 12 (9.16%) Oracle
9 10 (7.63%) IBM
10 8 (6.11%) Aruba
10 8 (6.11%) EMC
11 7 (5.34%) Palo Alto
11 7 (5.34%) Reuters
11 7 (5.34%) Sybase
12 6 (4.58%) Citrix
12 6 (4.58%) DataSynapse
12 6 (4.58%) Intel
12 6 (4.58%) Remedy
13 5 (3.82%) HP
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