Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Multicast skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multicast over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Multicast
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 172 237 241
Rank change year-on-year +65 +4 -15
Contract jobs citing Multicast 17 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.46% 2.50% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 9
City of London median daily rate £650 £488 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -7.14% -4.55%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £327
90th Percentile £725 £634 £545
Central London median daily rate £650 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +26.83% -2.38% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Multicast is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 492 761 740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.56% 11.16% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 576 585
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £208 £164 £225
90th Percentile £669 £650 £625
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 16
City of London median hourly rate £19.10 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +15.15% -13.16%
10th Percentile £15.95 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £40.45 £36.00 £22.38
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.88 £15.75
% change year-on-year +4.61% +19.87% -17.11%

Multicast
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Multicast as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Multicast in the City of London

Multicast
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Multicast in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Multicast in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multicast in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Multicast in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multicast in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Multicast also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Multicast.

1 10 (58.82%) Low Latency
2 9 (52.94%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Multithreading
2 9 (52.94%) Memory Management
3 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 8 (47.06%) Front Office
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) VPN
4 7 (41.18%) C++
4 7 (41.18%) Equities
4 7 (41.18%) Wireless
4 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
4 7 (41.18%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (41.18%) Algorithmic Trading
4 7 (41.18%) Data Structures
4 7 (41.18%) Solace
4 7 (41.18%) Multithreaded Programming
5 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) OSPF
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) CCNP
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (29.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) LAN

Multicast
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) VPN
2 7 (41.18%) Wireless
3 6 (35.29%) BGP
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) OSPF
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (29.41%) HSRP
4 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (29.41%) IP Telephony
4 5 (29.41%) IPsec
4 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) Network Security
4 5 (29.41%) VoIP
4 5 (29.41%) VRRP
4 5 (29.41%) WLAN
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.76%) MPLS
6 2 (11.76%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) Front Office
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
1 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
1 9 (52.94%) Senior Developer
1 9 (52.94%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Structures
1 7 (41.18%) Equities
2 5 (29.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
3 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Low Latency
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Memory Management
2 9 (52.94%) Multithreading
3 7 (41.18%) Algorithmic Trading
3 7 (41.18%) Multithreaded Programming
3 7 (41.18%) OO
3 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
4 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Statistics
6 4 (23.53%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (11.76%) Service Design
7 2 (11.76%) SOA
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Endace
1 1 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Solace
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.88%) Arista
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Fortinet