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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multicast
Rank 499 480 469
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing Multicast 83 79 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 1.23% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 61 40
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£400 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £340 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+40.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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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
7342 6446 7251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.50% 13.62% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4263 3562 3612
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £216 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 402 645
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -2.38%

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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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 +2 62 £375 -28.57% 24
South East - 13 £525 - 4
South West -27 4 £225 -30.76% 1
Yorkshire -11 2 £438 -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
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Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

1 129 (61.43%) Cisco
2 104 (49.52%) Firewall
3 95 (45.24%) BGP
4 73 (34.76%) Finance
5 72 (34.29%) OSPF
5 72 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (30.95%) Juniper
7 64 (30.48%) EIGRP
8 63 (30.00%) WAN
8 63 (30.00%) LAN
8 63 (30.00%) Linux
9 57 (27.14%) CCNP
9 57 (27.14%) Banking
10 54 (25.71%) TCP/IP
10 54 (25.71%) F5
11 53 (25.24%) MPLS
12 48 (22.86%) CheckPoint
13 44 (20.95%) Windows
14 42 (20.00%) UNIX
15 40 (19.05%) Low Latency
16 33 (15.71%) ITIL
17 30 (14.29%) VPN
17 30 (14.29%) CCNA
18 28 (13.33%) TIBCO
18 28 (13.33%) Migration
19 27 (12.86%) RIP
20 26 (12.38%) DNS
20 26 (12.38%) SQL
21 25 (11.90%) Python
21 25 (11.90%) Rendezvous

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 9 (4.29%) MS Exchange
1 9 (4.29%) Office Communications Server
1 9 (4.29%) Lync
2 8 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.33%) IIS
4 6 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.38%) Apache
5 5 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.95%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) RMDS
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 104 (49.52%) Firewall
2 95 (45.24%) BGP
3 72 (34.29%) OSPF
4 64 (30.48%) EIGRP
5 63 (30.00%) WAN
5 63 (30.00%) LAN
6 54 (25.71%) TCP/IP
7 53 (25.24%) MPLS
8 30 (14.29%) VPN
9 27 (12.86%) RIP
10 26 (12.38%) DNS
11 22 (10.48%) HSRP
11 22 (10.48%) Fibre Channel
11 22 (10.48%) IP Telephony
12 21 (10.00%) Ethernet
12 21 (10.00%) SAN
13 20 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 19 (9.05%) Internet
14 19 (9.05%) FCoE
15 18 (8.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.90%) HBase
2 4 (1.90%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.95%) Informix
4 1 (0.48%) DB2
4 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (4.29%) Subversion
2 6 (2.86%) JIRA
3 5 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 73 (34.76%) Finance
2 57 (27.14%) Banking
3 25 (11.90%) Investment Banking
4 22 (10.48%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.24%) Retail
6 9 (4.29%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.86%) Front Office
8 5 (2.38%) Games
9 4 (1.90%) Marketing
10 3 (1.43%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.48%) Electronics
12 1 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 69 (32.86%) Network Engineer
2 32 (15.24%) Architect
3 19 (9.05%) Support Engineer
4 17 (8.10%) Developer
5 15 (7.14%) Consultant
6 13 (6.19%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (5.24%) Analyst
8 10 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (4.76%) Security Architect
8 10 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (4.29%) C++ Developer
9 9 (4.29%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (4.29%) Network Support
9 9 (4.29%) Linux Support
10 8 (3.81%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.81%) Applications Support
11 7 (3.33%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (3.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.90%) Rendezvous
2 16 (7.62%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (5.71%) XML
4 11 (5.24%) Middleware
5 7 (3.33%) HTML
6 5 (2.38%) XSLT
6 5 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (2.38%) OpenGL
6 5 (2.38%) DirectX
6 5 (2.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (0.95%) RESTful
7 2 (0.95%) CSS
8 1 (0.48%) STL
8 1 (0.48%) Spring
8 1 (0.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (5.71%) Mathematics
2 12 (5.71%) Fixed Income
3 10 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.81%) Hedge funds
5 7 (3.33%) MPEG
5 7 (3.33%) TWAP
5 7 (3.33%) VWAP
5 7 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.86%) Video on Demand
6 6 (2.86%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.86%) PKI
7 5 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (2.38%) IPTV
7 5 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.90%) DTV
9 3 (1.43%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.43%) Equities
9 3 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (30.00%) Linux
2 44 (20.95%) Windows
3 42 (20.00%) UNIX
4 24 (11.43%) Solaris
5 16 (7.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.86%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.95%) CentOS
8 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.95%) SUSE
8 2 (0.95%) Debian
8 2 (0.95%) Fedora
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.95%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.48%) AIX
9 1 (0.48%) zOS
9 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.05%) Low Latency
2 33 (15.71%) ITIL
3 28 (13.33%) Migration
4 23 (10.95%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (10.95%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 20 (9.52%) Network Design
7 17 (8.10%) Network Management
8 16 (7.62%) Multithreading
8 16 (7.62%) Load Balancing
8 16 (7.62%) Project Management
9 13 (6.19%) Benchmarking
9 13 (6.19%) Electronic Trading
10 12 (5.71%) Change Control
10 12 (5.71%) Change Management
10 12 (5.71%) E-Commerce
11 11 (5.24%) Capacity Management
12 9 (4.29%) Service Management
13 8 (3.81%) ITSM
14 7 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.38%) SQL
2 25 (11.90%) Python
3 22 (10.48%) Java
4 20 (9.52%) Perl
5 18 (8.57%) C++
6 12 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.24%) C
8 6 (2.86%) C#
8 6 (2.86%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.38%) VB
9 5 (2.38%) VBA
9 5 (2.38%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.95%) Ruby
11 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 72 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (27.14%) CCNP
3 30 (14.29%) CCNA
4 20 (9.52%) CCIE
5 16 (7.62%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.29%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.33%) JNCIS
8 6 (2.86%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.86%) CCSE
8 6 (2.86%) CCSA
8 6 (2.86%) CCSP
9 5 (2.38%) CCDP
9 5 (2.38%) JNCIP
10 4 (1.90%) JNCIE
10 4 (1.90%) JNCIA
10 4 (1.90%) CCIP
11 3 (1.43%) PMP
11 3 (1.43%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.43%) CISSP
11 3 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.43%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (9.52%) NFS
2 15 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (5.24%) SRDF
5 9 (4.29%) KVM
5 9 (4.29%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.29%) Xen
6 6 (2.86%) vSphere
7 5 (2.38%) vCloud
8 4 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.95%) XenServer
10 1 (0.48%) Firmware
10 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.48%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 7 (3.33%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (2.86%) Control-M
3 5 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (1.90%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (1.43%) OpenView
5 3 (1.43%) HP NNM
5 3 (1.43%) Puppet
6 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.48%) WSUS
7 1 (0.48%) Cacti
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 129 (61.43%) Cisco
2 65 (30.95%) Juniper
3 54 (25.71%) F5
4 48 (22.86%) CheckPoint
5 28 (13.33%) TIBCO
6 25 (11.90%) Microsoft
7 21 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 18 (8.57%) EMC
9 17 (8.10%) VMware
10 16 (7.62%) Oracle
11 15 (7.14%) HP
12 13 (6.19%) Intel
12 13 (6.19%) NetApp
13 12 (5.71%) Reuters
14 11 (5.24%) Blue Coat
15 10 (4.76%) Riverbed
15 10 (4.76%) MarketAxess
15 10 (4.76%) eSpeed
15 10 (4.76%) IBM
16 9 (4.29%) Avaya
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