Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 222 238 234
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4 -8
Contract jobs citing Multicast 23 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.16% 1.71% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 8
City of London median daily rate £500 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +1.69% -7.81%
10th Percentile £436 £348 £217
90th Percentile £589 £464 £533
Central London median daily rate £500 £380 £369
% change year-on-year +31.58% +3.05% -7.81%
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 729 878 691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.91% 12.47% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 690 523
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.21%
10th Percentile £206 £206 £180
90th Percentile £663 £625 £637
Central London median daily rate £490 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 21
City of London median hourly rate £33.75 £18.85 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.05% -10.90% +8.49%
10th Percentile £13.88 £14.30 £13.31
90th Percentile £44.80 £33.00 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £33.75 £19.00 £20.08
% change year-on-year +77.63% -5.37% +0.39%

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

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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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019, 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 18 (78.26%) BGP
2 17 (73.91%) Firewall
3 16 (69.57%) OSPF
4 15 (65.22%) Cisco
4 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
6 10 (43.48%) ITIL
6 10 (43.48%) Linux
7 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
7 9 (39.13%) VPN
7 9 (39.13%) Finance
7 9 (39.13%) F5
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (34.78%) Wireless
8 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
8 8 (34.78%) Palo Alto
9 7 (30.43%) EIGRP
9 7 (30.43%) CCNP
9 7 (30.43%) Python
9 7 (30.43%) LAN
9 7 (30.43%) WAN
9 7 (30.43%) Wireshark
9 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (26.09%) Network Security
10 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
10 6 (26.09%) Fortinet
10 6 (26.09%) CCIE
10 6 (26.09%) NX-OS
11 5 (21.74%) Arista
11 5 (21.74%) Unix

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) BGP
2 17 (73.91%) Firewall
3 16 (69.57%) OSPF
4 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
4 9 (39.13%) VPN
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (34.78%) Wireless
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (30.43%) EIGRP
6 7 (30.43%) LAN
6 7 (30.43%) WAN
6 7 (30.43%) Wireshark
7 6 (26.09%) Network Security
7 6 (26.09%) NX-OS
8 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) Junos
9 4 (17.39%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.70%) International Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Voice Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Data Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Network Operations Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Market Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) JSON
1 4 (17.39%) Regular Expression
1 4 (17.39%) YAML
2 2 (8.70%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) e-Health
3 1 (4.35%) Eurex
3 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Unix
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Microservices
3 4 (17.39%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Low Latency
4 3 (13.04%) Network Design
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Network Management
5 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.35%) Operational Stability
6 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.35%) Task-Oriented
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
3 6 (26.09%) CCIE
4 4 (17.39%) CISSP
5 3 (13.04%) CCVP
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
7 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
3 9 (39.13%) F5
4 8 (34.78%) Palo Alto
5 6 (26.09%) Fortinet
6 5 (21.74%) Arista
6 5 (21.74%) Juniper
7 4 (17.39%) Reuters
7 4 (17.39%) Riverbed
7 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
7 4 (17.39%) Splunk
8 3 (13.04%) Bloomberg
8 3 (13.04%) Red Box
8 3 (13.04%) SevOne
9 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
9 2 (8.70%) NetScout
9 2 (8.70%) Sun
10 1 (4.35%) Citrix
10 1 (4.35%) McAfee