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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multicast
UK / England
Rank 507 527 479
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -48
Contract jobs citing Multicast 63 67 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 1.00% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 83
Median daily rate £524 £575 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.91% +48.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £232 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £641 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £600 £425
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%

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
6291 6724 6772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.15% 14.45% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 3957 3888
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 353 381
Median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +27.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multicast across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Multicast Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +9 48 £550 - 11
South East +17 9 £650 +8.33% 2
West Midlands +2 4 £285 -
East of England - 2 £200 -
Multicast
UK

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 59 (62.11%) Cisco
2 46 (48.42%) TCP/IP
3 41 (43.16%) BGP
4 39 (41.05%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (40.00%) Firewall
6 37 (38.95%) Windows
7 35 (36.84%) Finance
8 34 (35.79%) Linux
9 29 (30.53%) OSPF
10 25 (26.32%) WAN
11 24 (25.26%) Juniper
11 24 (25.26%) LAN
11 24 (25.26%) Unix
12 23 (24.21%) VMware
12 23 (24.21%) Banking
13 21 (22.11%) Solaris
13 21 (22.11%) SQL
14 20 (21.05%) MPLS
15 19 (20.00%) Perl
15 19 (20.00%) F5
15 19 (20.00%) Low Latency
16 18 (18.95%) CCNP
16 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (17.89%) Change Control
18 16 (16.84%) Middleware
19 15 (15.79%) CheckPoint
19 15 (15.79%) CCNA
19 15 (15.79%) SAN
19 15 (15.79%) Java
19 15 (15.79%) Oracle

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 13 (13.68%) WebSphere
2 9 (9.47%) Apache
2 9 (9.47%) IIS
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 9 (9.47%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.42%) Oracle Coherence
4 7 (7.37%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (48.42%) TCP/IP
2 41 (43.16%) BGP
3 38 (40.00%) Firewall
4 29 (30.53%) OSPF
5 25 (26.32%) WAN
6 24 (25.26%) LAN
7 20 (21.05%) MPLS
8 15 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (15.79%) SAN
9 14 (14.74%) VLAN
10 13 (13.68%) EIGRP
10 13 (13.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 13 (13.68%) VPLS
10 13 (13.68%) VRRP
11 12 (12.63%) DNS
11 12 (12.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 12 (12.63%) HTTP
11 12 (12.63%) NAS
12 11 (11.58%) Network Security
12 11 (11.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) Hadoop
2 8 (8.42%) HBase
3 7 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) JMeter
1 1 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 23 (24.21%) Banking
3 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 9 (9.47%) Financial Institution
4 9 (9.47%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Front Office
5 3 (3.16%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) Billing
6 1 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
6 1 (1.05%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (32.63%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.89%) Architect
3 15 (15.79%) Data Engineer
4 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (8.42%) Developer
5 8 (8.42%) Market Data Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Network Support
6 6 (6.32%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Unix Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Network Architect
7 5 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Data Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Unix Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) Middleware
2 9 (9.47%) Rendezvous
3 8 (8.42%) HTML
3 8 (8.42%) XML
3 8 (8.42%) XSLT
4 7 (7.37%) ELK Stack
5 4 (4.21%) 802.1X
5 4 (4.21%) TIBCO EMS
5 4 (4.21%) Ultra Messaging
5 4 (4.21%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (3.16%) .NET
6 3 (3.16%) HEVC
6 3 (3.16%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (3.16%) PlayReady
6 3 (3.16%) Widevine
7 2 (2.11%) CSS
7 2 (2.11%) RFC 2544
7 2 (2.11%) XMPP
8 1 (1.05%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.37%) Equities
4 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.32%) Video on Demand
5 5 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (5.26%) Hedge funds
5 5 (5.26%) IPTV
6 4 (4.21%) Online Banking
6 4 (4.21%) TWAP
6 4 (4.21%) VWAP
7 3 (3.16%) MPEG
7 3 (3.16%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (3.16%) STB
8 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.11%) RIA
8 2 (2.11%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.95%) Windows
2 34 (35.79%) Linux
3 24 (25.26%) Unix
4 21 (22.11%) Solaris
5 8 (8.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.37%) FreeBSD
7 3 (3.16%) AIX
7 3 (3.16%) Android
8 1 (1.05%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 17 (17.89%) Change Control
3 15 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.58%) Benchmarking
4 11 (11.58%) Network Architecture
4 11 (11.58%) Network Design
5 10 (10.53%) High Availability
6 7 (7.37%) DevOps
6 7 (7.37%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.37%) Multithreading
6 7 (7.37%) Open Source
7 6 (6.32%) Electronic Trading
7 6 (6.32%) Network Management
8 5 (5.26%) Change Management
8 5 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 5 (5.26%) Security Architecture
8 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.26%) Software Delivery
9 4 (4.21%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.11%) SQL
2 19 (20.00%) Perl
3 15 (15.79%) Java
4 13 (13.68%) Python
5 8 (8.42%) Bash Shell
5 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.37%) C++
6 7 (7.37%) tcsh
7 5 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (41.05%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (18.95%) CCNP
3 15 (15.79%) CCNA
4 12 (12.63%) CCIE
5 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.26%) CCDP
6 5 (5.26%) Degree
6 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.21%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.16%) CCIP
9 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.05%) CCSA
10 1 (1.05%) CCSP
10 1 (1.05%) ISEB
10 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) MiFID
3 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (13.68%) SRDF
3 11 (11.58%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.58%) KVM
3 11 (11.58%) NFS
3 11 (11.58%) Xen
4 8 (8.42%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (7.37%) Samba
5 7 (7.37%) Snort
6 2 (2.11%) vCloud
7 1 (1.05%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) Nagios
2 8 (8.42%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (7.37%) Kibana
3 7 (7.37%) logstash
3 7 (7.37%) Oracle ZFS
3 7 (7.37%) SmokePing
3 7 (7.37%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 3 (3.16%) TeMIP
5 2 (2.11%) Endace
5 2 (2.11%) OpenAM
5 2 (2.11%) Pingdom
5 2 (2.11%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.05%) Control-M
6 1 (1.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (62.11%) Cisco
2 24 (25.26%) Juniper
3 23 (24.21%) VMware
4 19 (20.00%) F5
5 15 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 15 (15.79%) Oracle
6 13 (13.68%) EMC
6 13 (13.68%) IBM
6 13 (13.68%) TIBCO
7 12 (12.63%) NetApp
8 11 (11.58%) Intel
8 11 (11.58%) Sybase
9 9 (9.47%) Palo Alto
9 9 (9.47%) Reuters
10 8 (8.42%) DataSynapse
10 8 (8.42%) Red Hat
11 6 (6.32%) Aruba
11 6 (6.32%) Huawei
11 6 (6.32%) Splunk
12 5 (5.26%) Fixnetix
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