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 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multicast
Rank 460 426 515
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +89
Contract jobs citing Multicast 120 137 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 2.08% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 100 32
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£475 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £650 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £305 -
% change year-on-year
+41.39% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -
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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
7620 6595 8152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.66% 13.71% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4301 3682 3819
Average daily rate £370 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 376 632
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

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 October 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 1 October 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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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 -15 93 £488 -7.14% 9
South West - 11 £438 -
South East -9 6 £480 - 6
East of England -23 5 £345 - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Multicast
UK

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 115 (51.80%) Firewall
2 114 (51.35%) Cisco
3 85 (38.29%) Linux
3 85 (38.29%) Finance
4 84 (37.84%) BGP
5 71 (31.98%) WAN
6 62 (27.93%) Cisco Certification
7 61 (27.48%) OSPF
7 61 (27.48%) TCP/IP
8 57 (25.68%) Juniper
8 57 (25.68%) Low Latency
9 56 (25.23%) MPLS
10 53 (23.87%) LAN
10 53 (23.87%) UNIX
11 52 (23.42%) Windows
12 49 (22.07%) CCNP
13 47 (21.17%) Python
14 46 (20.72%) Banking
15 44 (19.82%) EIGRP
16 42 (18.92%) SQL
17 41 (18.47%) TIBCO
18 39 (17.57%) F5
19 36 (16.22%) Rendezvous
19 36 (16.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 35 (15.77%) Red Hat
20 35 (15.77%) Perl
21 34 (15.32%) Project Management
22 33 (14.86%) Microsoft
23 32 (14.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 31 (13.96%) VPN

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (3.15%) Lync
1 7 (3.15%) Office Communications Server
2 6 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (1.80%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.35%) IIS
4 3 (1.35%) Apache
4 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.95%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.80%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (51.80%) Firewall
2 84 (37.84%) BGP
3 71 (31.98%) WAN
4 61 (27.48%) OSPF
4 61 (27.48%) TCP/IP
5 56 (25.23%) MPLS
6 53 (23.87%) LAN
7 44 (19.82%) EIGRP
8 31 (13.96%) VPN
9 25 (11.26%) DNS
10 23 (10.36%) RIP
11 21 (9.46%) VLAN
12 20 (9.01%) Fibre Channel
13 18 (8.11%) IP Telephony
13 18 (8.11%) FCoE
14 17 (7.66%) Junos
14 17 (7.66%) Internet
14 17 (7.66%) Ethernet
15 16 (7.21%) SNMP
16 15 (6.76%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.35%) HBase
2 3 (1.35%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.90%) Informix
4 1 (0.45%) KDB
Development Applications
1 10 (4.50%) Subversion
2 6 (2.70%) JIRA
3 4 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.80%) GDB
4 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 85 (38.29%) Finance
2 46 (20.72%) Banking
3 22 (9.91%) Financial Institution
3 22 (9.91%) Investment Banking
4 20 (9.01%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.60%) Retail
5 8 (3.60%) Front Office
6 3 (1.35%) Games
6 3 (1.35%) Marketing
7 2 (0.90%) German Language
7 2 (0.90%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (30.18%) Network Engineer
2 23 (10.36%) Architect
2 23 (10.36%) Developer
3 21 (9.46%) Applications Support
4 20 (9.01%) Support Engineer
5 19 (8.56%) Linux Support
6 13 (5.86%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 12 (5.41%) Analyst
8 11 (4.95%) C++ Developer
9 10 (4.50%) Consultant
10 9 (4.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 8 (3.60%) Security Architect
12 7 (3.15%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 7 (3.15%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.15%) Cisco Support
12 7 (3.15%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (2.70%) Support Analyst
13 6 (2.70%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.22%) Rendezvous
2 10 (4.50%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (3.60%) Middleware
3 8 (3.60%) XML
4 5 (2.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (1.80%) Spring
6 3 (1.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (1.35%) XSLT
6 3 (1.35%) HTML
6 3 (1.35%) OpenGL
6 3 (1.35%) DirectX
7 2 (0.90%) STL
7 2 (0.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 23 (10.36%) Fixed Income
3 13 (5.86%) Hedge funds
4 12 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.95%) Client/Server
5 11 (4.95%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.60%) VWAP
6 8 (3.60%) TWAP
6 8 (3.60%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.70%) Equities
8 5 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.25%) Derivative
9 4 (1.80%) Statistics
9 4 (1.80%) MPEG
9 4 (1.80%) Video on Demand
9 4 (1.80%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.35%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.35%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.90%) SCADA
11 2 (0.90%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 85 (38.29%) Linux
2 53 (23.87%) UNIX
3 52 (23.42%) Windows
4 32 (14.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (9.01%) Solaris
6 6 (2.70%) Debian
7 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.90%) SUSE
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.90%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.90%) CentOS
8 1 (0.45%) AIX
8 1 (0.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.68%) Low Latency
2 34 (15.32%) Project Management
3 27 (12.16%) Electronic Trading
4 26 (11.71%) Change Management
5 25 (11.26%) Capacity Management
6 22 (9.91%) Multithreading
7 20 (9.01%) ITIL
7 20 (9.01%) Network Monitoring
8 19 (8.56%) Network Management
8 19 (8.56%) Change Control
9 18 (8.11%) Migration
9 18 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (7.66%) Network Design
11 11 (4.95%) DevOps
12 10 (4.50%) ITSM
12 10 (4.50%) Service Management
12 10 (4.50%) Problem Management
12 10 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (4.05%) Network Architecture
13 9 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (21.17%) Python
2 42 (18.92%) SQL
3 35 (15.77%) Perl
4 25 (11.26%) Java
5 21 (9.46%) C++
6 12 (5.41%) C
6 12 (5.41%) Shell Script
7 10 (4.50%) VB
7 10 (4.50%) VBA
7 10 (4.50%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.15%) C#
9 6 (2.70%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.90%) Ruby
10 2 (0.90%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 62 (27.93%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (22.07%) CCNP
3 20 (9.01%) CCNA
4 15 (6.76%) CCIE
5 13 (5.86%) JNCIS
6 10 (4.50%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.15%) JNCIA
8 6 (2.70%) JNCIE
8 6 (2.70%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.80%) JNCIP
9 4 (1.80%) CCDP
9 4 (1.80%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.35%) PMP
10 3 (1.35%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.45%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 20 (9.01%) NFS
2 16 (7.21%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.50%) vSphere
4 10 (4.50%) vCloud
5 8 (3.60%) SRDF
6 3 (1.35%) KVM
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.35%) Xen
7 2 (0.90%) XenServer
8 1 (0.45%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 10 (4.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (3.60%) CiscoWorks
3 6 (2.70%) Control-M
4 4 (1.80%) HP NNM
4 4 (1.80%) OpenView
4 4 (1.80%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (1.35%) Puppet
5 3 (1.35%) MAILsweeper
5 3 (1.35%) OPNET
6 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 114 (51.35%) Cisco
2 57 (25.68%) Juniper
3 41 (18.47%) TIBCO
4 39 (17.57%) F5
5 35 (15.77%) Red Hat
6 33 (14.86%) Microsoft
7 28 (12.61%) HP
8 23 (10.36%) MarketAxess
8 23 (10.36%) CheckPoint
8 23 (10.36%) Reuters
9 21 (9.46%) eSpeed
10 18 (8.11%) EMC
11 13 (5.86%) Avaya
11 13 (5.86%) IBM
11 13 (5.86%) VMware
12 11 (4.95%) ProCurve
12 11 (4.95%) McAfee
12 11 (4.95%) Oracle
12 11 (4.95%) Blue Coat
13 10 (4.50%) Websense
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