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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multicast
Rank 557 511 489
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -22
Contract jobs citing Multicast 74 96 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 1.30% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 72 70
Median daily rate £475 £425 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £256 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £444 £301
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +47.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
8068 7376 6687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.16% 14.29% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4979 4275 3606
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 445 393
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -44 51 £413 -2.94% 19
Yorkshire - 10 £525 -
South East +1 8 £413 -17.50%
West Midlands - 3 - -
North East - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Multicast
UK

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 91 (65.94%) Cisco
2 67 (48.55%) Linux
3 66 (47.83%) BGP
4 61 (44.20%) LAN
5 58 (42.03%) WAN
6 54 (39.13%) Firewall
7 52 (37.68%) Windows
8 49 (35.51%) Cisco Certification
9 47 (34.06%) Finance
10 44 (31.88%) MPLS
11 43 (31.16%) SQL
12 42 (30.43%) TCP/IP
13 37 (26.81%) SAN
14 36 (26.09%) OSPF
14 36 (26.09%) CCNP
15 35 (25.36%) NetApp
16 34 (24.64%) Solaris
16 34 (24.64%) VMware
16 34 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
16 34 (24.64%) NAS
17 33 (23.91%) Oracle
17 33 (23.91%) Juniper
18 32 (23.19%) SQL Server
18 32 (23.19%) Banking
19 30 (21.74%) TIBCO
19 30 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
20 29 (21.01%) Hyper-V
20 29 (21.01%) iSCSI
20 29 (21.01%) Performance Tuning
20 29 (21.01%) Rendezvous

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 19 (13.77%) IIS
2 18 (13.04%) Apache
2 18 (13.04%) Oracle Coherence
2 18 (13.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 18 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 18 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.07%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) ION MarketView
1 5 (3.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.72%) Eikon
2 1 (0.72%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) IaaS
2 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (47.83%) BGP
2 61 (44.20%) LAN
3 58 (42.03%) WAN
4 54 (39.13%) Firewall
5 44 (31.88%) MPLS
6 42 (30.43%) TCP/IP
7 37 (26.81%) SAN
8 36 (26.09%) OSPF
9 34 (24.64%) NAS
10 30 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
11 29 (21.01%) iSCSI
12 28 (20.29%) FCoE
13 22 (15.94%) EIGRP
14 20 (14.49%) VLAN
15 19 (13.77%) VPN
16 18 (13.04%) HTTP
17 16 (11.59%) DNS
18 12 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
18 12 (8.70%) DHCP
18 12 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.32%) Hadoop
2 17 (12.32%) HBase
3 2 (1.45%) DB2
3 2 (1.45%) KDB
4 1 (0.72%) Big Data
4 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.72%) MySQL
4 1 (0.72%) OLAP
4 1 (0.72%) OLTP
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.45%) Ant
2 2 (1.45%) GCC
2 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 47 (34.06%) Finance
2 32 (23.19%) Banking
3 9 (6.52%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.90%) Front Office
6 4 (2.90%) German Language
6 4 (2.90%) Military
7 2 (1.45%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.45%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.45%) Malay Language
7 2 (1.45%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.45%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.45%) Retail
7 2 (1.45%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (40.58%) Network Engineer
2 37 (26.81%) Architect
3 27 (19.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 20 (14.49%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (13.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 12 (8.70%) Analyst
7 11 (7.97%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Applications Support
10 7 (5.07%) Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Lead Architect
10 7 (5.07%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.35%) C++ Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Design Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Electronic Trading Support
11 6 (4.35%) Linux Support
11 6 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Senior Architect
12 5 (3.62%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.01%) Rendezvous
2 22 (15.94%) Middleware
3 17 (12.32%) HTML
3 17 (12.32%) XML
3 17 (12.32%) XSLT
4 8 (5.80%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (3.62%) Web Services
6 4 (2.90%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.45%) Ultra Messaging
8 1 (0.72%) COM
8 1 (0.72%) J2EE
8 1 (0.72%) RFC 2544
8 1 (0.72%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.80%) Hedge funds
5 6 (4.35%) Eurex
6 5 (3.62%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.90%) MPEG
8 3 (2.17%) Derivative
8 3 (2.17%) Equities
8 3 (2.17%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.17%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.45%) BBC
9 2 (1.45%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.45%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.45%) IPTV
9 2 (1.45%) PKI
10 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 67 (48.55%) Linux
2 52 (37.68%) Windows
3 34 (24.64%) Solaris
4 19 (13.77%) Unix
5 13 (9.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.17%) VxWorks
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.45%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.72%) AIX
8 1 (0.72%) CatOS
8 1 (0.72%) CentOS
8 1 (0.72%) SUSE
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.01%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (19.57%) Benchmarking
3 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.59%) Electronic Trading
5 15 (10.87%) Low Latency
5 15 (10.87%) Network Design
6 14 (10.14%) Migration
7 13 (9.42%) Change Control
8 12 (8.70%) ITIL
9 9 (6.52%) Project Management
9 9 (6.52%) Server Virtualisation
10 8 (5.80%) ITSM
11 7 (5.07%) Load Balancing
11 7 (5.07%) Service Management
12 6 (4.35%) Change Management
12 6 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (4.35%) DevOps
13 5 (3.62%) High Availability
13 5 (3.62%) Network Management
13 5 (3.62%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (31.16%) SQL
2 23 (16.67%) Java
3 19 (13.77%) Python
4 17 (12.32%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.32%) Perl
5 8 (5.80%) C
6 7 (5.07%) C++
7 5 (3.62%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.17%) Ruby
8 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.45%) PHP
9 2 (1.45%) Tcl
10 1 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 49 (35.51%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (26.09%) CCNP
3 24 (17.39%) CCNA
4 14 (10.14%) Security Cleared
5 13 (9.42%) SC Cleared
6 10 (7.25%) CCIE
7 7 (5.07%) Degree
8 6 (4.35%) CCDP
9 4 (2.90%) JNCIE
10 3 (2.17%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.45%) RHCE
12 1 (0.72%) Avaya Certification
12 1 (0.72%) CCDA
12 1 (0.72%) CCSP
12 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.72%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.72%) MiFID
System Software
1 34 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (21.01%) Hyper-V
2 29 (21.01%) NFS
3 28 (20.29%) Xen
4 27 (19.57%) KVM
4 27 (19.57%) SRDF
5 18 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (4.35%) Active Directory
7 3 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.72%) Snort
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) Puppet
2 2 (1.45%) OPNET
2 2 (1.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.72%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) SCCM
3 1 (0.72%) TrustSec
3 1 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 91 (65.94%) Cisco
2 35 (25.36%) NetApp
3 34 (24.64%) VMware
4 33 (23.91%) Juniper
4 33 (23.91%) Oracle
5 30 (21.74%) TIBCO
6 28 (20.29%) EMC
7 27 (19.57%) Intel
8 26 (18.84%) CheckPoint
9 21 (15.22%) IBM
10 19 (13.77%) Sybase
11 18 (13.04%) DataSynapse
12 14 (10.14%) Red Hat
13 12 (8.70%) F5
14 9 (6.52%) HP
15 8 (5.80%) Aruba
16 7 (5.07%) Reuters
17 6 (4.35%) ProCurve
18 5 (3.62%) ION Trading
18 5 (3.62%) Remedy
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