The table below looks at the statistics for Multicast skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multicast over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multicast
Rank 580 551 542
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -9
Contract jobs citing Multicast 50 93 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% 1.17% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 72 59
Median daily rate £575 £575 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £301 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £623 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £575 £438
% change year-on-year
-50.43% +31.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.17%

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
7558 7938 8196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.16% 14.32% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4563 4664 4682
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 477 441
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Multicast
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Multicast Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Multicast
Daily Rate Trend

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

Multicast Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Multicast
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multicast within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Multicast Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Multicast
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Multicast Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Multicast
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multicast within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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 -22 42 £575 - 8
London -29 32 £575 - 8
South East +19 6 £650 +8.33%
City of London -4 6 £650 +26.82% 3
Berkshire - 4 - -
Scotland +16 3 £265 -24.82%
East of England - 3 - -
Slough - 3 - -
Aberdeen -8 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Hampshire +8 1 £650 +8.33%
West Midlands -18 1 £285 -
Fareham -20 1 £650 +8.33%
Ipswich - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £285 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Glasgow - 1 £265 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 with a requirement for Multicast.

1 75 (75.00%) Cisco
2 54 (54.00%) BGP
3 52 (52.00%) Windows
4 45 (45.00%) TCP/IP
5 43 (43.00%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (42.00%) Firewall
7 39 (39.00%) WAN
7 39 (39.00%) LAN
8 38 (38.00%) Finance
9 37 (37.00%) Linux
10 34 (34.00%) OSPF
11 30 (30.00%) Solaris
12 28 (28.00%) Oracle
12 28 (28.00%) Banking
13 27 (27.00%) VMware
13 27 (27.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (27.00%) SQL
13 27 (27.00%) SAN
13 27 (27.00%) Performance Tuning
14 26 (26.00%) CCNP
14 26 (26.00%) Middleware
15 25 (25.00%) MPLS
15 25 (25.00%) EMC
15 25 (25.00%) Juniper
15 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 25 (25.00%) SRDF
16 24 (24.00%) NAS
17 23 (23.00%) Hyper-V
17 23 (23.00%) FCoE
17 23 (23.00%) Fibre Channel

Multicast
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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (18.00%) Apache
1 18 (18.00%) IIS
1 18 (18.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 18 (18.00%) Tomcat
1 18 (18.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (17.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (54.00%) BGP
2 45 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 42 (42.00%) Firewall
4 39 (39.00%) LAN
4 39 (39.00%) WAN
5 34 (34.00%) OSPF
6 27 (27.00%) SAN
7 25 (25.00%) MPLS
8 24 (24.00%) NAS
9 23 (23.00%) FCoE
9 23 (23.00%) Fibre Channel
9 23 (23.00%) HTTP
9 23 (23.00%) iSCSI
10 17 (17.00%) VLAN
11 13 (13.00%) DNS
11 13 (13.00%) Internet
12 12 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (12.00%) VPLS
13 11 (11.00%) Spanning Tree
13 11 (11.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.00%) Hadoop
2 16 (16.00%) HBase
3 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.00%) DB2
3 1 (1.00%) OLAP
3 1 (1.00%) OLTP
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 38 (38.00%) Finance
2 28 (28.00%) Banking
3 13 (13.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 7 (7.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.00%) Billing
6 3 (3.00%) Electronics
6 3 (3.00%) Front Office
6 3 (3.00%) Legal
6 3 (3.00%) Marketing
7 2 (2.00%) German Language
8 1 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.00%) Retail
8 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (38.00%) Network Engineer
2 30 (30.00%) Architect
3 24 (24.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (13.00%) Data Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 10 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (9.00%) Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Lead Architect
8 5 (5.00%) Network Architect
8 5 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Digital Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.00%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.00%) Middleware
2 17 (17.00%) Rendezvous
3 16 (16.00%) HTML
3 16 (16.00%) XML
3 16 (16.00%) XSLT
4 4 (4.00%) 802.1X
5 3 (3.00%) HEVC
5 3 (3.00%) PlayReady
5 3 (3.00%) RFC 2544
5 3 (3.00%) Widevine
6 2 (2.00%) CSS
6 2 (2.00%) Web Services
7 1 (1.00%) COM
7 1 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 8 (8.00%) Video on Demand
4 7 (7.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (6.00%) IPTV
6 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.00%) Over-the-Top Content
6 5 (5.00%) STB
7 4 (4.00%) Online Banking
7 4 (4.00%) TWAP
7 4 (4.00%) VWAP
8 3 (3.00%) MPEG
9 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.00%) CMDB
9 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
10 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
10 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (52.00%) Windows
2 37 (37.00%) Linux
3 30 (30.00%) Solaris
4 17 (17.00%) Unix
5 3 (3.00%) AIX
5 3 (3.00%) Android
6 2 (2.00%) CatOS
6 2 (2.00%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.00%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (22.00%) Benchmarking
3 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.00%) Network Design
5 15 (15.00%) Change Control
6 14 (14.00%) Low Latency
6 14 (14.00%) Network Architecture
7 8 (8.00%) DevOps
8 7 (7.00%) Electronic Trading
8 7 (7.00%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.00%) Change Management
10 5 (5.00%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.00%) Load Balancing
10 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.00%) Project Management
10 5 (5.00%) Security Architecture
10 5 (5.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.00%) Concurrent Programming
11 4 (4.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.00%) SQL
2 20 (20.00%) Java
3 16 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.00%) C++
5 3 (3.00%) C
6 2 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (43.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (26.00%) CCNP
3 16 (16.00%) CCNA
4 15 (15.00%) CCIE
5 9 (9.00%) Degree
6 8 (8.00%) CCDP
7 7 (7.00%) CCIP
8 5 (5.00%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) MiFID
3 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (27.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (25.00%) SRDF
3 23 (23.00%) Hyper-V
3 23 (23.00%) KVM
3 23 (23.00%) NFS
3 23 (23.00%) Xen
4 17 (17.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.00%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.00%) vCloud
5 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Nagios
2 3 (3.00%) TeMIP
3 2 (2.00%) Endace
3 2 (2.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.00%) Control-M
4 1 (1.00%) OpenAM
4 1 (1.00%) SCOM
4 1 (1.00%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 75 (75.00%) Cisco
2 28 (28.00%) Oracle
3 27 (27.00%) VMware
4 25 (25.00%) EMC
4 25 (25.00%) Juniper
5 23 (23.00%) Intel
5 23 (23.00%) NetApp
6 19 (19.00%) Sybase
7 18 (18.00%) IBM
8 17 (17.00%) CheckPoint
8 17 (17.00%) TIBCO
9 16 (16.00%) DataSynapse
10 14 (14.00%) F5
11 9 (9.00%) Aruba
12 7 (7.00%) Palo Alto
13 6 (6.00%) AppDynamics
13 6 (6.00%) Huawei
14 5 (5.00%) HP
14 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
15 3 (3.00%) CA
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