The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
England > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 384 378 351
Rank change year-on-year -6 -27  
Contract jobs citing Multicast 43 54 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 1.80% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 44 63
London median daily rate £438 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94%  
10th Percentile £216 £213 £230
90th Percentile £558 £634 £600
England median daily rate £435 £439 £425
% change year-on-year -0.85% +3.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £47.00 - -
England median hourly rate £47.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +30.55% -  

Multicast is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2313 2996 3120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.13% 13.85% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3950 5122 5873
London median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
10th Percentile £225 £235 £215
90th Percentile £616 £600 £550
England median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 105 194
London median hourly rate £24.86 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% +15.78%  
10th Percentile £12.88 £10.80 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.86 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -11.21% +24.44%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Multicast in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Multicast in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multicast in London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Multicast in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multicast in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multicast within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
City of London -10 7 £250 -37.50% 4
Canary Wharf - 2 £538 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Multicast
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 across the London region with a requirement for Multicast.

1 40 (52.63%) Cisco
2 37 (48.68%) BGP
3 31 (40.79%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (39.47%) Finance
5 28 (36.84%) CCNP
6 27 (35.53%) OSPF
7 24 (31.58%) Firewall
8 23 (30.26%) EIGRP
8 23 (30.26%) Juniper
8 23 (30.26%) TCP/IP
8 23 (30.26%) Linux
8 23 (30.26%) Windows
9 22 (28.95%) Python
10 21 (27.63%) Perl
10 21 (27.63%) LAN
10 21 (27.63%) MPLS
11 20 (26.32%) WAN
11 20 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
11 20 (26.32%) Low Latency
12 17 (22.37%) CCIE
13 16 (21.05%) VPN
13 16 (21.05%) Unix
13 16 (21.05%) Banking
14 14 (18.42%) SQL
15 13 (17.11%) F5
15 13 (17.11%) Data Centre
16 12 (15.79%) Ethernet
16 12 (15.79%) VMware
17 11 (14.47%) Wireshark
18 10 (13.16%) TIBCO

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (9.21%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.89%) IIS
3 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.32%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.32%) DataSynapse
4 1 (1.32%) MTS
4 1 (1.32%) nginx
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Quicktime
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.68%) BGP
2 27 (35.53%) OSPF
3 24 (31.58%) Firewall
4 23 (30.26%) EIGRP
4 23 (30.26%) TCP/IP
5 21 (27.63%) LAN
5 21 (27.63%) MPLS
6 20 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (26.32%) WAN
7 16 (21.05%) VPN
8 12 (15.79%) Ethernet
9 11 (14.47%) Wireshark
10 10 (13.16%) SNMP
10 10 (13.16%) Spanning Tree
11 9 (11.84%) VPLS
11 9 (11.84%) VXLAN
12 8 (10.53%) NetScaler
13 7 (9.21%) IPv6
13 7 (9.21%) RSVP
13 7 (9.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.32%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Investment Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.58%) Marketing
5 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) Network Engineer
2 9 (11.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco Support
6 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.26%) C# Developer - Commodities
6 4 (5.26%) Data Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Market Data Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Network Support
6 4 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) .NET
1 7 (9.21%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (7.89%) Rendezvous
3 5 (6.58%) Flash
3 5 (6.58%) Middleware
4 4 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.26%) 802.1X
4 4 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (5.26%) QuickFIX
4 4 (5.26%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (5.26%) Ultra Messaging
4 4 (5.26%) WCF
4 4 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.95%) CSS
5 3 (3.95%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (2.63%) HTML
6 2 (2.63%) RFC 2544
7 1 (1.32%) Web Services
7 1 (1.32%) XML
7 1 (1.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.58%) IPTV
4 5 (6.58%) MPEG
4 5 (6.58%) Streaming Video
5 4 (5.26%) Equities
5 4 (5.26%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.32%) Arduino
6 1 (1.32%) Eurex
6 1 (1.32%) Fintech
6 1 (1.32%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Linux
1 23 (30.26%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Unix
3 9 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (10.53%) Solaris
5 7 (9.21%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Low Latency
2 9 (11.84%) High Availability
2 9 (11.84%) Network Design
3 8 (10.53%) Change Management
3 8 (10.53%) Project Management
4 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.21%) Change Control
4 7 (9.21%) Open Source
5 5 (6.58%) Capacity Management
5 5 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.58%) DRM
5 5 (6.58%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (6.58%) ITIL
6 4 (5.26%) Algorithmic Trading
6 4 (5.26%) Multithreading
6 4 (5.26%) MVC
6 4 (5.26%) OO
6 4 (5.26%) OOP
6 4 (5.26%) SOA
6 4 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) Python
2 21 (27.63%) Perl
3 14 (18.42%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 7 (9.21%) tcsh
6 6 (7.89%) Lisp
7 4 (5.26%) C#
7 4 (5.26%) C++
7 4 (5.26%) Java
8 3 (3.95%) C
9 2 (2.63%) PHP
10 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.32%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (36.84%) CCNP
3 17 (22.37%) CCIE
4 10 (13.16%) CCNA
5 7 (9.21%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 6 (7.89%) JNCIS
7 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.26%) Degree
9 3 (3.95%) CCSP
9 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (2.63%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.32%) CCDP
11 1 (1.32%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) MiFID
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Samba
1 7 (9.21%) Snort
2 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.95%) vCloud
4 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.63%) KVM
4 2 (2.63%) NFS
4 2 (2.63%) SRDF
4 2 (2.63%) Xen
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.32%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) Nagios
2 7 (9.21%) Kibana
2 7 (9.21%) logstash
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (9.21%) SmokePing
3 5 (6.58%) Cacti
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (3.95%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (3.95%) Puppet
4 3 (3.95%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.63%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.32%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 40 (52.63%) Cisco
2 23 (30.26%) Juniper
3 13 (17.11%) F5
4 12 (15.79%) VMware
5 10 (13.16%) TIBCO
6 9 (11.84%) Arista
6 9 (11.84%) CheckPoint
6 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
7 8 (10.53%) Fortinet
8 7 (9.21%) Reuters
9 6 (7.89%) Citrix
9 6 (7.89%) NetScout
9 6 (7.89%) Palo Alto
10 5 (6.58%) IBM
10 5 (6.58%) ION Trading
10 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
11 4 (5.26%) Bloomberg
11 4 (5.26%) Informatica
12 3 (3.95%) Fixnetix
12 3 (3.95%) Riverbed
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