The table below looks at the statistics for Multicast skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multicast over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multicast
Rank 543 511 502
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -9
Contract jobs citing Multicast 63 102 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 1.36% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 71 64
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £281 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £340 £279
% change year-on-year
+25.36% +21.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -
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
7683 7496 6607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.60% 14.97% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4733 4276 3640
Median daily rate £400 £353 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 432 383
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +35.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Multicast
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Multicast as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multicast within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 46 £500 +17.64% 27
South East -16 8 £413 -1.19% 1
East of England +13 5 £223 +3.48%
West Midlands -20 2 - - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £525 -
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Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 England region with a requirement for Multicast.

1 78 (63.93%) Cisco
2 62 (50.82%) BGP
3 51 (41.80%) Firewall
4 49 (40.16%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (40.16%) Linux
5 48 (39.34%) Finance
6 45 (36.89%) LAN
7 42 (34.43%) WAN
8 41 (33.61%) TCP/IP
9 37 (30.33%) Juniper
9 37 (30.33%) MPLS
10 35 (28.69%) OSPF
10 35 (28.69%) Windows
11 34 (27.87%) CCNP
12 33 (27.05%) EIGRP
13 27 (22.13%) CCNA
13 27 (22.13%) SQL
14 25 (20.49%) Unix
15 24 (19.67%) TIBCO
15 24 (19.67%) SAN
16 23 (18.85%) DNS
16 23 (18.85%) Banking
17 22 (18.03%) NetApp
17 22 (18.03%) Rendezvous
18 21 (17.21%) Solaris
18 21 (17.21%) NAS
19 20 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (16.39%) Python
19 20 (16.39%) CheckPoint
19 20 (16.39%) VMware

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 11 (9.02%) IIS
2 10 (8.20%) Apache
2 10 (8.20%) Oracle Coherence
2 10 (8.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 10 (8.20%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.20%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (3.28%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.82%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.82%) IaaS
2 1 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (50.82%) BGP
2 51 (41.80%) Firewall
3 45 (36.89%) LAN
4 42 (34.43%) WAN
5 41 (33.61%) TCP/IP
6 37 (30.33%) MPLS
7 35 (28.69%) OSPF
8 33 (27.05%) EIGRP
9 24 (19.67%) SAN
10 23 (18.85%) DNS
11 21 (17.21%) NAS
12 19 (15.57%) Spanning Tree
12 19 (15.57%) VLAN
13 17 (13.93%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (13.93%) DHCP
14 16 (13.11%) Fibre Channel
14 16 (13.11%) VPN
15 15 (12.30%) IPsec
15 15 (12.30%) iSCSI
16 14 (11.48%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.20%) Hadoop
2 10 (8.20%) HBase
3 2 (1.64%) KDB
4 1 (0.82%) Big Data
4 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.82%) DB2
4 1 (0.82%) MySQL
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.64%) Ant
2 2 (1.64%) GCC
2 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 48 (39.34%) Finance
2 23 (18.85%) Banking
3 10 (8.20%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.56%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.28%) Front Office
5 4 (3.28%) Military
5 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.46%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.64%) German Language
7 2 (1.64%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.64%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.64%) Malay Language
7 2 (1.64%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.64%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.64%) Retail
7 2 (1.64%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.82%) Back Office
8 1 (0.82%) Legal
8 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (34.43%) Network Engineer
2 25 (20.49%) Architect
3 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (9.02%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (9.02%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 10 (8.20%) Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Developer
8 8 (6.56%) C++ Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (5.74%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.74%) Senior Architect
9 7 (5.74%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Data Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Linux Support
10 6 (4.92%) Technical Architect
11 5 (4.10%) Security Architect
11 5 (4.10%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.03%) Rendezvous
2 13 (10.66%) Middleware
3 10 (8.20%) HTML
3 10 (8.20%) XML
3 10 (8.20%) XSLT
4 9 (7.38%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (4.10%) Web Services
6 3 (2.46%) 802.1X
6 3 (2.46%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (2.46%) Ultra Messaging
7 1 (0.82%) .NET
7 1 (0.82%) J2EE
7 1 (0.82%) JMS
7 1 (0.82%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.57%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.92%) Eurex
6 4 (3.28%) Equities
6 4 (3.28%) MPEG
7 3 (2.46%) Derivative
7 3 (2.46%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.46%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.46%) IPTV
7 3 (2.46%) PKI
8 2 (1.64%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.64%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.64%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.82%) Clustering
9 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.82%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 49 (40.16%) Linux
2 35 (28.69%) Windows
3 25 (20.49%) Unix
4 21 (17.21%) Solaris
5 14 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.82%) AIX
7 1 (0.82%) CatOS
7 1 (0.82%) CentOS
7 1 (0.82%) SUSE
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.93%) Low Latency
1 17 (13.93%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (11.48%) Electronic Trading
3 13 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.66%) Benchmarking
4 12 (9.84%) Migration
4 12 (9.84%) Network Design
5 11 (9.02%) ITIL
5 11 (9.02%) Security Architecture
6 10 (8.20%) Change Management
7 9 (7.38%) ITSM
7 9 (7.38%) Project Management
8 8 (6.56%) Network Architecture
8 8 (6.56%) Service Management
9 7 (5.74%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (5.74%) Multithreading
9 7 (5.74%) Server Virtualisation
9 7 (5.74%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.92%) Change Control
10 6 (4.92%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.13%) SQL
2 20 (16.39%) Python
3 18 (14.75%) Java
4 17 (13.93%) Perl
5 10 (8.20%) C++
5 10 (8.20%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.92%) C
7 5 (4.10%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.46%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.46%) Ruby
8 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.64%) Tcl
10 1 (0.82%) Korn
Qualifications
1 49 (40.16%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (27.87%) CCNP
3 27 (22.13%) CCNA
4 15 (12.30%) Security Cleared
5 14 (11.48%) CCIE
5 14 (11.48%) SC Cleared
6 9 (7.38%) Degree
7 4 (3.28%) JNCIE
8 3 (2.46%) CCDP
8 3 (2.46%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.64%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.64%) RHCE
10 1 (0.82%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.82%) CCSP
10 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.82%) MCSE
10 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.82%) MiFID
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.30%) Hyper-V
2 15 (12.30%) NFS
3 14 (11.48%) Xen
4 13 (10.66%) KVM
4 13 (10.66%) SRDF
5 10 (8.20%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (4.10%) Active Directory
7 3 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.82%) Snort
8 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) Puppet
2 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.64%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.82%) Ansible
3 1 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.82%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.82%) OPNET
3 1 (0.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.82%) TrustSec
3 1 (0.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 78 (63.93%) Cisco
2 37 (30.33%) Juniper
3 24 (19.67%) TIBCO
4 22 (18.03%) NetApp
5 20 (16.39%) CheckPoint
5 20 (16.39%) VMware
6 18 (14.75%) Oracle
7 16 (13.11%) F5
8 15 (12.30%) Red Hat
9 14 (11.48%) EMC
9 14 (11.48%) IBM
10 13 (10.66%) Intel
11 12 (9.84%) Sybase
12 11 (9.02%) Aruba
12 11 (9.02%) DataSynapse
13 7 (5.74%) HP
13 7 (5.74%) Palo Alto
13 7 (5.74%) Reuters
14 6 (4.92%) Remedy
15 5 (4.10%) Citrix
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