The table below looks at the statistics for Multicast skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multicast over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multicast
Rank 376 356 345
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Contract jobs citing Multicast 41 61 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 2.07% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 53
Median daily rate £500 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £236 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £340 £279
% change year-on-year
+25.36% +21.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
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
2871 2950 2698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.21% 13.30% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1972 1923 1816
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 92 79
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

Multicast
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Multicast as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multicast within the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
City of London +34 9 £400 -5.88% 10
Multicast
England

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 London region with a requirement for Multicast.

1 41 (51.25%) Finance
2 40 (50.00%) Cisco
3 39 (48.75%) Linux
4 33 (41.25%) BGP
5 32 (40.00%) Firewall
6 31 (38.75%) TCP/IP
7 28 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (35.00%) Windows
8 22 (27.50%) SQL
8 22 (27.50%) Juniper
9 21 (26.25%) Unix
10 20 (25.00%) WAN
10 20 (25.00%) TIBCO
10 20 (25.00%) Banking
11 19 (23.75%) CCNP
12 18 (22.50%) Python
12 18 (22.50%) Rendezvous
12 18 (22.50%) OSPF
12 18 (22.50%) Low Latency
13 17 (21.25%) EIGRP
13 17 (21.25%) Perl
14 16 (20.00%) Solaris
14 16 (20.00%) LAN
14 16 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
15 14 (17.50%) Java
15 14 (17.50%) Electronic Trading
16 13 (16.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 13 (16.25%) Performance Tuning
17 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
17 12 (15.00%) Oracle

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (7.50%) Apache
1 6 (7.50%) IIS
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle Coherence
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (7.50%) Tomcat
1 6 (7.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.25%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (41.25%) BGP
2 32 (40.00%) Firewall
3 31 (38.75%) TCP/IP
4 20 (25.00%) WAN
5 18 (22.50%) OSPF
6 17 (21.25%) EIGRP
7 16 (20.00%) LAN
7 16 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
8 11 (13.75%) HSRP
8 11 (13.75%) SAN
9 10 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (12.50%) iSCSI
10 8 (10.00%) DHCP
10 8 (10.00%) FCoE
10 8 (10.00%) IPsec
10 8 (10.00%) Junos
10 8 (10.00%) MPLS
10 8 (10.00%) NAS
10 8 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) Hadoop
2 6 (7.50%) HBase
3 2 (2.50%) KDB
4 1 (1.25%) Big Data
4 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Ant
1 2 (2.50%) GCC
1 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 41 (51.25%) Finance
2 20 (25.00%) Banking
3 11 (13.75%) Investment Banking
4 8 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 5 (6.25%) Front Office
6 3 (3.75%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.50%) Back Office
7 2 (2.50%) German Language
7 2 (2.50%) Italian Language
7 2 (2.50%) Japanese Language
7 2 (2.50%) Malay Language
7 2 (2.50%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (2.50%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (2.50%) Russian Language
8 1 (1.25%) Legal
8 1 (1.25%) Retail
8 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (23.75%) Network Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) Architect
3 9 (11.25%) Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Applications Support
5 7 (8.75%) C++ Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Data Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Linux Support
7 5 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Electronic Trading Support
7 5 (6.25%) FX Support Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Data Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) Rendezvous
2 10 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
3 9 (11.25%) Middleware
4 6 (7.50%) HTML
4 6 (7.50%) XML
4 6 (7.50%) XSLT
5 3 (3.75%) 802.1X
5 3 (3.75%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (3.75%) Ultra Messaging
5 3 (3.75%) Web Services
6 1 (1.25%) .NET
6 1 (1.25%) JMS
6 1 (1.25%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (11.25%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.25%) Equities
4 5 (6.25%) Eurex
5 3 (3.75%) Derivative
5 3 (3.75%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.75%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.75%) IPTV
5 3 (3.75%) PKI
6 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (2.50%) Fintech
6 2 (2.50%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.25%) Economics
7 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.75%) Linux
2 28 (35.00%) Windows
3 21 (26.25%) Unix
4 16 (20.00%) Solaris
5 12 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.25%) CentOS
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Low Latency
2 14 (17.50%) Electronic Trading
3 13 (16.25%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (11.25%) Migration
4 9 (11.25%) Network Design
5 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.00%) Benchmarking
5 8 (10.00%) Change Management
5 8 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (8.75%) Project Management
7 6 (7.50%) Change Control
7 6 (7.50%) Network Architecture
7 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.25%) Network Management
8 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.25%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.00%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.50%) SQL
2 18 (22.50%) Python
3 17 (21.25%) Perl
4 14 (17.50%) Java
5 9 (11.25%) C++
6 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.25%) C
8 3 (3.75%) Ruby
8 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) PHP
9 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (23.75%) CCNP
3 12 (15.00%) CCNA
4 8 (10.00%) CCIE
5 6 (7.50%) Degree
6 3 (3.75%) CCDP
6 3 (3.75%) JNCIE
7 2 (2.50%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.50%) RHCE
8 1 (1.25%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (1.25%) CCSP
8 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.25%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.25%) MCSE
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.25%) MiFID
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.50%) NFS
3 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.00%) KVM
3 8 (10.00%) SRDF
3 8 (10.00%) Xen
4 6 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.25%) Snort
7 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) Ansible
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.25%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
2 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.25%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Cisco
2 22 (27.50%) Juniper
3 20 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 12 (15.00%) Oracle
4 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (15.00%) VMware
5 10 (12.50%) F5
5 10 (12.50%) NetApp
6 9 (11.25%) Aruba
6 9 (11.25%) EMC
6 9 (11.25%) IBM
7 8 (10.00%) Intel
7 8 (10.00%) Sybase
8 7 (8.75%) DataSynapse
8 7 (8.75%) HP
8 7 (8.75%) Reuters
9 5 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 5 (6.25%) Citrix
9 5 (6.25%) Palo Alto
9 5 (6.25%) ProCurve
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago