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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multicast
Rank 337 335 314
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs citing Multicast 78 98 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.41% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 3.15% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 66 93
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£425 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £638 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
-21.33% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.00
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
3003 3115 3049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.66% 13.01% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1935 1928 1970
Average daily rate £417 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 97 96
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -15 24 £450 -21.73% 5
Docklands, London -7 1 £613 +16.66%
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Multicast
England

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 96 (66.21%) Cisco
2 84 (57.93%) Firewall
3 77 (53.10%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (46.21%) BGP
5 65 (44.83%) Juniper
5 65 (44.83%) Finance
6 61 (42.07%) WAN
7 59 (40.69%) OSPF
8 57 (39.31%) MPLS
9 55 (37.93%) LAN
10 50 (34.48%) Banking
11 46 (31.72%) TCP/IP
12 44 (30.34%) Linux
13 43 (29.66%) CCNP
14 41 (28.28%) F5
15 38 (26.21%) CCIE
15 38 (26.21%) UNIX
15 38 (26.21%) EIGRP
16 33 (22.76%) IPsec
17 32 (22.07%) CheckPoint
18 29 (20.00%) HSRP
19 28 (19.31%) Cisco Nexus
19 28 (19.31%) Low Latency
20 27 (18.62%) Data Centre
20 27 (18.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 27 (18.62%) Windows
20 27 (18.62%) VPN
20 27 (18.62%) Investment Banking
21 26 (17.93%) Spanning Tree
22 25 (17.24%) Cisco ASA

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (4.83%) IIS
2 6 (4.14%) Apache
2 6 (4.14%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (4.14%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.14%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (2.07%) Lync
3 3 (2.07%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.07%) MS Office
3 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.83%) RMDS
2 6 (4.14%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 84 (57.93%) Firewall
2 67 (46.21%) BGP
3 61 (42.07%) WAN
4 59 (40.69%) OSPF
5 57 (39.31%) MPLS
6 55 (37.93%) LAN
7 46 (31.72%) TCP/IP
8 38 (26.21%) EIGRP
9 33 (22.76%) IPsec
10 29 (20.00%) HSRP
11 28 (19.31%) Cisco Nexus
12 27 (18.62%) VPN
13 26 (17.93%) Spanning Tree
14 25 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (15.86%) RIP
16 20 (13.79%) DHCP
17 19 (13.10%) Cisco IOS
18 18 (12.41%) Network Security
19 17 (11.72%) Junos
19 17 (11.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.83%) Informix
3 6 (4.14%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.14%) HBase
4 2 (1.38%) KDB
Development Applications
1 13 (8.97%) JIRA
2 10 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.07%) Ant
3 3 (2.07%) Maven
3 3 (2.07%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.07%) Hudson
3 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.38%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.69%) GCC
General
1 65 (44.83%) Finance
2 50 (34.48%) Banking
3 27 (18.62%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.52%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.76%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.76%) Front Office
6 3 (2.07%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.07%) Marketing
7 2 (1.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (46.21%) Network Engineer
2 15 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (7.59%) Architect
4 9 (6.21%) Project Manager
4 9 (6.21%) Design Engineer
5 8 (5.52%) Support Analyst
5 8 (5.52%) Developer
5 8 (5.52%) Analyst
5 8 (5.52%) Network Design Engineer
6 7 (4.83%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.14%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (4.14%) NOC Engineer
8 5 (3.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.45%) Consultant
9 4 (2.76%) Network Consultant
9 4 (2.76%) Applications Support
9 4 (2.76%) Network Manager
9 4 (2.76%) Java Developer
9 4 (2.76%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.10%) 802.1X
2 18 (12.41%) Rendezvous
3 14 (9.66%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (8.28%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (7.59%) Middleware
6 7 (4.83%) HTML
6 7 (4.83%) XML
7 6 (4.14%) XSLT
8 5 (3.45%) Ultra Messaging
9 4 (2.76%) XMPP
9 4 (2.76%) J2SE
10 2 (1.38%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.38%) Spring
11 1 (0.69%) .NET
11 1 (0.69%) STL
11 1 (0.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (0.69%) FFmpeg
11 1 (0.69%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 27 (18.62%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.66%) Eurex
3 10 (6.90%) Fixed Income
4 8 (5.52%) Equities
5 7 (4.83%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.14%) Derivative
6 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.07%) e-Health
7 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.07%) BBC
7 3 (2.07%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.38%) PKI
8 2 (1.38%) CMDB
9 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.34%) Linux
2 38 (26.21%) UNIX
3 27 (18.62%) Windows
4 11 (7.59%) Solaris
5 10 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.07%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.69%) SUSE
7 1 (0.69%) Debian
7 1 (0.69%) CentOS
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.31%) Low Latency
2 21 (14.48%) Project Management
2 21 (14.48%) Network Design
3 17 (11.72%) ITIL
4 14 (9.66%) Load Balancing
5 13 (8.97%) Electronic Trading
5 13 (8.97%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 10 (6.90%) Change Management
7 9 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.21%) Network Management
8 7 (4.83%) Network Architecture
8 7 (4.83%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.14%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 6 (4.14%) Capacity Management
9 6 (4.14%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (4.14%) Load Testing
9 6 (4.14%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.14%) Service Management
9 6 (4.14%) Benchmarking
10 5 (3.45%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.72%) SQL
2 15 (10.34%) Java
3 11 (7.59%) Perl
4 8 (5.52%) Python
5 6 (4.14%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.76%) C#
6 4 (2.76%) C++
7 3 (2.07%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.07%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.07%) Lisp
8 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.38%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (53.10%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (29.66%) CCNP
3 38 (26.21%) CCIE
4 12 (8.28%) Degree
5 11 (7.59%) CCNA
6 4 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.38%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (0.69%) PMP
8 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.69%) CCSA
8 1 (0.69%) CCSE
8 1 (0.69%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.69%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.69%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.69%) CCDP
8 1 (0.69%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (6.21%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.83%) SRDF
2 7 (4.83%) KVM
2 7 (4.83%) NFS
2 7 (4.83%) Xen
3 6 (4.14%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.07%) Docker
5 2 (1.38%) Firmware
6 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (8.97%) Control-M
2 5 (3.45%) SCOM
2 5 (3.45%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (2.07%) Puppet
3 3 (2.07%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 96 (66.21%) Cisco
2 65 (44.83%) Juniper
3 41 (28.28%) F5
4 32 (22.07%) CheckPoint
5 21 (14.48%) TIBCO
6 18 (12.41%) Oracle
7 12 (8.28%) IBM
8 10 (6.90%) Remedy
8 10 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 10 (6.90%) Riverbed
9 9 (6.21%) Fortinet
9 9 (6.21%) VMware
9 9 (6.21%) HP
9 9 (6.21%) Reuters
10 8 (5.52%) Sybase
10 8 (5.52%) ION Trading
11 7 (4.83%) DataSynapse
11 7 (4.83%) EMC
11 7 (4.83%) Intel
11 7 (4.83%) NetApp
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