The table below looks at the statistics for Multicast skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multicast over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multicast
Rank 330 338 326
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing Multicast 71 74 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 2.79% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 57 59
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£425 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £306 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £279 £270
% change year-on-year
+21.97% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Multicast
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2932 2652 2816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 11.78% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1925 1766 1740
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 78 127
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.70 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

Multicast
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multicast across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Multicast Jobs Demand Trend in London

Multicast
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Multicast across the London region.

Multicast Daily Rate Trend in London

Multicast
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multicast across the London region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

Multicast Daily Rate Histogram in London

Multicast
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Multicast across the London region.

Multicast Hourly Rate Trend in London

Multicast
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multicast within the London region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015. 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
City of London +8 27 £425 - 15
Docklands, London - 2 £650 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £173 -
Multicast
England

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 108 (66.67%) Cisco
2 95 (58.64%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (57.41%) Firewall
4 84 (51.85%) Finance
5 80 (49.38%) BGP
6 66 (40.74%) Juniper
7 64 (39.51%) CCNP
8 62 (38.27%) Banking
9 59 (36.42%) OSPF
9 59 (36.42%) F5
10 57 (35.19%) EIGRP
11 53 (32.72%) Low Latency
12 51 (31.48%) LAN
12 51 (31.48%) Linux
13 49 (30.25%) MPLS
14 45 (27.78%) WAN
15 41 (25.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 40 (24.69%) Investment Banking
17 39 (24.07%) CCIE
18 38 (23.46%) Windows
19 34 (20.99%) CheckPoint
20 31 (19.14%) Python
20 31 (19.14%) TCP/IP
21 29 (17.90%) CCNA
21 29 (17.90%) TIBCO
21 29 (17.90%) Cisco ASA
22 28 (17.28%) VPLS
22 28 (17.28%) Rendezvous
22 28 (17.28%) UNIX
23 27 (16.67%) Perl

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (4.94%) IIS
2 7 (4.32%) Apache
2 7 (4.32%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) RMDS
2 7 (4.32%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 93 (57.41%) Firewall
2 80 (49.38%) BGP
3 59 (36.42%) OSPF
4 57 (35.19%) EIGRP
5 51 (31.48%) LAN
6 49 (30.25%) MPLS
7 45 (27.78%) WAN
8 41 (25.31%) Cisco Nexus
9 31 (19.14%) TCP/IP
10 29 (17.90%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (17.28%) VPLS
12 27 (16.67%) HSRP
13 24 (14.81%) Wireless
14 17 (10.49%) Network Security
14 17 (10.49%) IPsec
15 15 (9.26%) DNS
15 15 (9.26%) Junos
16 13 (8.02%) RIP
17 12 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.09%) Hadoop
2 5 (3.09%) HBase
3 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.23%) KDB
3 2 (1.23%) Informix
3 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (2.47%) JIRA
1 4 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 84 (51.85%) Finance
2 62 (38.27%) Banking
3 40 (24.69%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.09%) Front Office
7 4 (2.47%) Marketing
8 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.23%) Back Office
8 2 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.62%) German Language
9 1 (0.62%) Legal
9 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.62%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 76 (46.91%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (5.56%) Architect
4 9 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
5 8 (4.94%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (4.94%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (4.94%) Developer
5 8 (4.94%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 7 (4.32%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (3.70%) Analyst
7 6 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 6 (3.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.09%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.09%) Technical Manager
9 4 (2.47%) Network Design Engineer
9 4 (2.47%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.28%) Rendezvous
2 12 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (6.17%) Middleware
4 8 (4.94%) XML
4 8 (4.94%) HTML
5 6 (3.70%) XSLT
5 6 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (3.70%) Ultra Messaging
6 3 (1.85%) J2SE
7 2 (1.23%) RESTful
8 1 (0.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.62%) CSS
8 1 (0.62%) STL
8 1 (0.62%) .NET
8 1 (0.62%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 18 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 15 (9.26%) Eurex
4 14 (8.64%) Fixed Income
5 7 (4.32%) Equities
6 5 (3.09%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.47%) Streaming Video
7 4 (2.47%) Derivative
8 3 (1.85%) DTV
9 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.23%) IPTV
9 2 (1.23%) MPEG
9 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.23%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.62%) TWAP
10 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.62%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 51 (31.48%) Linux
2 38 (23.46%) Windows
3 28 (17.28%) UNIX
4 13 (8.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (8.02%) Solaris
5 3 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.62%) CentOS
6 1 (0.62%) Debian
6 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.72%) Low Latency
2 25 (15.43%) Load Balancing
3 24 (14.81%) Project Management
4 22 (13.58%) Electronic Trading
5 18 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 18 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 17 (10.49%) Network Management
7 16 (9.88%) Network Design
8 14 (8.64%) Capacity Management
8 14 (8.64%) Change Management
9 12 (7.41%) CRM
9 12 (7.41%) ITIL
10 9 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.94%) Network Architecture
12 7 (4.32%) Ultra-Low Latency
12 7 (4.32%) WAN Optimisation
12 7 (4.32%) Benchmarking
12 7 (4.32%) Problem Management
13 6 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.14%) Python
2 27 (16.67%) Perl
3 25 (15.43%) SQL
4 13 (8.02%) Java
5 8 (4.94%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.47%) C++
7 3 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.85%) Lisp
8 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.62%) Tcl
8 1 (0.62%) C
8 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 95 (58.64%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (39.51%) CCNP
3 39 (24.07%) CCIE
4 29 (17.90%) CCNA
5 7 (4.32%) Degree
6 3 (1.85%) Avaya Certification
7 2 (1.23%) PMP
7 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.62%) VTSP
8 1 (0.62%) CISSP
8 1 (0.62%) CCSP
8 1 (0.62%) CCDP
8 1 (0.62%) CCSA
8 1 (0.62%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 9 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.94%) Xen
2 8 (4.94%) NFS
2 8 (4.94%) KVM
2 8 (4.94%) SRDF
3 5 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.85%) Firmware
5 2 (1.23%) vSphere
6 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.62%) XenApp
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) ITRS Geneos
1 5 (3.09%) Control-M
2 2 (1.23%) Iperf
2 2 (1.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.62%) Puppet
3 1 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.62%) OpenView
3 1 (0.62%) WSUS
3 1 (0.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 108 (66.67%) Cisco
2 66 (40.74%) Juniper
3 59 (36.42%) F5
4 34 (20.99%) CheckPoint
5 29 (17.90%) TIBCO
6 18 (11.11%) Reuters
7 17 (10.49%) VMware
8 16 (9.88%) Fortinet
9 15 (9.26%) Oracle
10 14 (8.64%) Splunk
10 14 (8.64%) Red Hat
11 13 (8.02%) Blue Coat
12 12 (7.41%) SolarWinds
13 11 (6.79%) MarketAxess
14 10 (6.17%) Riverbed
14 10 (6.17%) HP
14 10 (6.17%) IBM
15 9 (5.56%) Currenex
15 9 (5.56%) eSpeed
15 9 (5.56%) Intel
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