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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 24 May 2022 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
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 180 143 153
Rank change year-on-year -37 +10 +71
Contract jobs citing Multicast 7 7 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 2.59% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 6
10th Percentile £513 £314 £404
25th Percentile £524 £318 £484
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £340 £600
Median % change year-on-year +69.12% -43.33% +20.00%
75th Percentile £725 £468 £703
90th Percentile £750 £652 £725
Central London median daily rate £600 £750 £600
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +20.00%

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 407 270 305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.73% 9.50% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 202 221
10th Percentile £313 £313 £213
25th Percentile £440 £386 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £625 £575 £575
90th Percentile £713 £698 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 5
10th Percentile - £11.98 £24.72
25th Percentile £21.00 £12.69 £33.75
Median hourly rate £30.50 £14.75 £37.75
Median % change year-on-year +106.78% -60.93% +18.90%
75th Percentile £48.81 £17.19 £51.25
90th Percentile £62.43 £18.13 £54.40
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £37.13
% change year-on-year +122.22% -57.58% +65.00%

Multicast
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Multicast as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Multicast in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Multicast in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Multicast in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Multicast in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Multicast in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Multicast in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Low Latency
3 3 (42.86%) Social Skills
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) Agile
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (28.57%) AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Bash
4 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 2 (28.57%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Fintech
4 2 (28.57%) High-Frequency Trading
4 2 (28.57%) Arista
5 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 (28.57%) AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (14.29%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) HSRP
4 1 (14.29%) IGMP
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) VRRP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) KDB
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Social Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Low Latency
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Agile
2 2 (28.57%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (28.57%) Fintech
2 2 (28.57%) High-Frequency Trading
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Market Making
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Zero Trust
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Bash
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Arista
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Azul
4 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
4 1 (14.29%) Currenex
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Reuters
4 1 (14.29%) TIBCO