The table below looks at the statistics for IGMP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IGMP over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
Rank 641 657 643
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing IGMP 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.071% 0.025% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8477 8013 8229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.68% 13.93% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5161 4567 4443
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 522 458
Median hourly rate £32.25 £21.53 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.82% +0.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

IGMP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing IGMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IGMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IGMP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IGMP within the UK.

IGMP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IGMP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IGMP within the UK.

IGMP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IGMP
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IGMP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
England +8 5 £375 -11.76% 1
London -12 4 £375 -11.76% 1
Manchester - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

IGMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IGMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IGMP.

1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) OSPF
1 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
3 4 (50.00%) FWSM
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
5 2 (25.00%) DLNA
5 2 (25.00%) WebKit
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Web Filtering
5 2 (25.00%) Nagra
5 2 (25.00%) Conax
5 2 (25.00%) Verimatrix
5 2 (25.00%) OpenEmbedded
5 2 (25.00%) Yocto
5 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP

IGMP
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) BGP
1 6 (75.00%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (50.00%) FWSM
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) 802.11
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) DLNA
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) DVB
5 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (25.00%) H.323
5 2 (25.00%) IPv4
5 2 (25.00%) IPv6
5 2 (25.00%) PPP
5 2 (25.00%) UPnP
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
2 2 (25.00%) OpenEmbedded
2 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (25.00%) WebKit
2 2 (25.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Digital TV
1 2 (25.00%) STB
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) DRM
1 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Network Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (12.50%) Communications Security
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) Conax
3 2 (25.00%) Nagra
3 2 (25.00%) Verimatrix
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) VMware