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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multicast
Rank 296 337 335
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -2
Contract jobs citing Multicast 90 64 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.30% 2.39% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 42 32
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£375 £525 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +11.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £623 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
2730 2677 2777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.20% 12.25% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1801 1732 1719
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 68 157
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £44.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 January 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 January 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 +25 31 £345 -44.80% 7
Bromley - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Multicast
England

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 118 (71.08%) Cisco
2 96 (57.83%) Firewall
3 93 (56.02%) BGP
4 86 (51.81%) Cisco Certification
5 80 (48.19%) Finance
6 68 (40.96%) EIGRP
6 68 (40.96%) Banking
7 67 (40.36%) OSPF
7 67 (40.36%) CCNP
8 65 (39.16%) Juniper
9 58 (34.94%) F5
10 57 (34.34%) MPLS
11 55 (33.13%) Linux
12 54 (32.53%) LAN
13 51 (30.72%) Low Latency
14 46 (27.71%) CheckPoint
15 43 (25.90%) WAN
16 38 (22.89%) Investment Banking
17 33 (19.88%) CCNA
18 30 (18.07%) VPLS
18 30 (18.07%) Cisco Nexus
19 29 (17.47%) CCIE
19 29 (17.47%) Windows
20 28 (16.87%) UNIX
20 28 (16.87%) TCP/IP
21 26 (15.66%) Perl
21 26 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
22 25 (15.06%) Load Balancing
22 25 (15.06%) Python
22 25 (15.06%) TIBCO

Multicast
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 5 (3.01%) IIS
1 5 (3.01%) MS Exchange
1 5 (3.01%) Office Communications Server
1 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (3.01%) Lync
2 4 (2.41%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.41%) Apache
3 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.81%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) RMDS
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 96 (57.83%) Firewall
2 93 (56.02%) BGP
3 68 (40.96%) EIGRP
4 67 (40.36%) OSPF
5 57 (34.34%) MPLS
6 54 (32.53%) LAN
7 43 (25.90%) WAN
8 30 (18.07%) VPLS
8 30 (18.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 28 (16.87%) TCP/IP
10 26 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (12.05%) RIP
11 20 (12.05%) IP Telephony
12 19 (11.45%) Wireless
13 18 (10.84%) Network Security
14 15 (9.04%) DNS
14 15 (9.04%) HSRP
15 14 (8.43%) SAN
16 13 (7.83%) iSCSI
16 13 (7.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.81%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.81%) HBase
3 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.20%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (3.61%) JIRA
2 2 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.60%) Subversion
3 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
General
1 80 (48.19%) Finance
2 68 (40.96%) Banking
3 38 (22.89%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.82%) Retail
6 6 (3.61%) Marketing
7 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.41%) Front Office
9 1 (0.60%) Electronics
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 76 (45.78%) Network Engineer
2 19 (11.45%) Architect
3 16 (9.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (8.43%) Support Engineer
5 13 (7.83%) Operations Engineer
6 11 (6.63%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) Technical Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) NOC Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) Analyst
8 8 (4.82%) Technical Operations Engineer
8 8 (4.82%) Consultant
9 7 (4.22%) Technical Manager
9 7 (4.22%) Security Architect
10 6 (3.61%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (3.61%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.61%) Developer
10 6 (3.61%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.01%) Technical Project Manager
11 5 (3.01%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.86%) Rendezvous
2 14 (8.43%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (3.01%) XML
3 5 (3.01%) HTML
3 5 (3.01%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (2.41%) Middleware
5 3 (1.81%) XSLT
6 2 (1.20%) RESTful
6 2 (1.20%) CSS
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (6.02%) Fixed Income
3 5 (3.01%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.41%) Video on Demand
4 4 (2.41%) TWAP
4 4 (2.41%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.41%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.41%) VWAP
4 4 (2.41%) MPEG
5 3 (1.81%) DTV
5 3 (1.81%) Replication
5 3 (1.81%) Open Source
6 2 (1.20%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.20%) IPTV
6 2 (1.20%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) Equities
7 1 (0.60%) BBC
7 1 (0.60%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 55 (33.13%) Linux
2 29 (17.47%) Windows
3 28 (16.87%) UNIX
4 15 (9.04%) Solaris
5 13 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.61%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.81%) Debian
7 3 (1.81%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.81%) CentOS
8 1 (0.60%) AIX
8 1 (0.60%) zOS
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.72%) Low Latency
2 25 (15.06%) Load Balancing
3 23 (13.86%) E-Commerce
4 20 (12.05%) ITIL
4 20 (12.05%) Network Architecture
5 18 (10.84%) Network Management
6 17 (10.24%) Migration
7 16 (9.64%) Network Design
8 15 (9.04%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (8.43%) Project Management
9 14 (8.43%) Incident Management
10 13 (7.83%) CRM
10 13 (7.83%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (6.63%) Electronic Trading
12 10 (6.02%) Benchmarking
13 9 (5.42%) Change Management
13 9 (5.42%) Capacity Management
13 9 (5.42%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.61%) Time Management
14 6 (3.61%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.66%) Perl
2 25 (15.06%) Python
3 21 (12.65%) SQL
4 9 (5.42%) Java
5 5 (3.01%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.20%) C++
8 1 (0.60%) C
8 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 86 (51.81%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (40.36%) CCNP
3 33 (19.88%) CCNA
4 29 (17.47%) CCIE
5 6 (3.61%) CCSA
5 6 (3.61%) CCSE
5 6 (3.61%) CCSP
6 4 (2.41%) PMP
6 4 (2.41%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.81%) CISSP
8 2 (1.20%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.20%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.60%) CCDP
9 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.60%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.60%) Degree
9 1 (0.60%) VTSP
System Software
1 10 (6.02%) NFS
2 9 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.82%) KVM
3 8 (4.82%) Xen
3 8 (4.82%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.82%) SRDF
4 5 (3.01%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.81%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.20%) XenServer
6 2 (1.20%) vSphere
6 2 (1.20%) Firmware
7 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.60%) XenApp
7 1 (0.60%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) Control-M
2 3 (1.81%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.20%) Puppet
3 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.60%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.60%) OpenView
4 1 (0.60%) WSUS
4 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 118 (71.08%) Cisco
2 65 (39.16%) Juniper
3 58 (34.94%) F5
4 46 (27.71%) CheckPoint
5 25 (15.06%) TIBCO
6 17 (10.24%) Fortinet
6 17 (10.24%) VMware
6 17 (10.24%) Red Hat
7 14 (8.43%) Oracle
8 13 (7.83%) Reuters
9 12 (7.23%) Splunk
9 12 (7.23%) Blue Coat
10 11 (6.63%) SolarWinds
10 11 (6.63%) Microsoft
11 10 (6.02%) NetApp
11 10 (6.02%) EMC
11 10 (6.02%) Intel
11 10 (6.02%) MarketAxess
12 9 (5.42%) eSpeed
13 8 (4.82%) Remedy
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Rate: £400 per day
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