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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multicast
England / London
Rank 369 384 336
Rank change year-on-year +15 -48  
Contract jobs citing Multicast 33 35 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 1.25% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 61
Median daily rate £450 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.75% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £46.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -1.08% -3.15%  

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 2414 2791 2828
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.57% 12.69% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1605 1884 1817
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 57 81
Median hourly rate £42.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.81% +6.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.28 £12.80 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Multicast
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Multicast as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Multicast in London

Multicast
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

Multicast
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multicast in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Multicast in London

Multicast
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multicast in London

Multicast
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 23 March 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
New Malden - 6 - - 1
City of London +5 4 £508 +12.77% 4
Multicast
England

Multicast
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 34 (47.89%) TCP/IP
1 34 (47.89%) Cisco
2 32 (45.07%) Finance
3 28 (39.44%) Linux
4 23 (32.39%) LAN
4 23 (32.39%) Perl
4 23 (32.39%) Firewall
4 23 (32.39%) Banking
5 22 (30.99%) BGP
5 22 (30.99%) Windows
5 22 (30.99%) WAN
6 21 (29.58%) SQL
6 21 (29.58%) VMware
7 20 (28.17%) OSPF
7 20 (28.17%) Unix
7 20 (28.17%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (26.76%) Solaris
9 17 (23.94%) Python
10 16 (22.54%) Low Latency
11 15 (21.13%) EIGRP
11 15 (21.13%) F5
12 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (19.72%) Java
12 14 (19.72%) CCNP
13 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
13 13 (18.31%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (18.31%) Change Control
14 12 (16.90%) Oracle
14 12 (16.90%) SAN
14 12 (16.90%) IBM

Multicast
Top Related 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 12 (16.90%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.68%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (11.27%) Apache
3 8 (11.27%) IIS
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (11.27%) Tomcat
4 7 (9.86%) DataSynapse
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (47.89%) TCP/IP
2 23 (32.39%) Firewall
2 23 (32.39%) LAN
3 22 (30.99%) BGP
3 22 (30.99%) WAN
4 20 (28.17%) OSPF
5 15 (21.13%) EIGRP
6 12 (16.90%) MPLS
6 12 (16.90%) SAN
6 12 (16.90%) SNMP
6 12 (16.90%) Wireless
7 11 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (12.68%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (12.68%) FCoE
8 9 (12.68%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (12.68%) Internet
8 9 (12.68%) iSCSI
8 9 (12.68%) NAS
8 9 (12.68%) Network Security
8 9 (12.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (9.86%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (45.07%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Investment Banking
4 6 (8.45%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.23%) Front Office
5 3 (4.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.82%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Retail
7 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Architect
2 10 (14.08%) Developer
3 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (11.27%) Market Data Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Unix Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Data Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Network Support
7 5 (7.04%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Systems Integrator
7 5 (7.04%) Unix Systems Integrator
8 4 (5.63%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Messaging Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.90%) Middleware
2 9 (12.68%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (9.86%) HTML
3 7 (9.86%) Rendezvous
3 7 (9.86%) XML
3 7 (9.86%) XSLT
4 6 (8.45%) .NET
5 4 (5.63%) 802.1X
5 4 (5.63%) CSS
5 4 (5.63%) TIBCO EMS
5 4 (5.63%) Ultra Messaging
5 4 (5.63%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.23%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (4.23%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (4.23%) QuickFIX
6 3 (4.23%) WCF
7 2 (2.82%) XMPP
8 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Equities
2 7 (9.86%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.63%) Online Banking
5 4 (5.63%) TWAP
5 4 (5.63%) VWAP
6 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.82%) RIA
6 2 (2.82%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.41%) CMDB
7 1 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.41%) IPTV
7 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Linux
2 22 (30.99%) Windows
3 20 (28.17%) Unix
4 19 (26.76%) Solaris
5 9 (12.68%) FreeBSD
6 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Low Latency
2 13 (18.31%) Change Control
2 13 (18.31%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.08%) High Availability
3 10 (14.08%) Multithreading
4 9 (12.68%) Benchmarking
4 9 (12.68%) Open Source
5 6 (8.45%) DevOps
6 5 (7.04%) ITIL
6 5 (7.04%) Migration
6 5 (7.04%) Network Management
7 4 (5.63%) Algorithmic Trading
7 4 (5.63%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.63%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (5.63%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (5.63%) Network Design
7 4 (5.63%) Project Management
7 4 (5.63%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.39%) Perl
2 21 (29.58%) SQL
3 17 (23.94%) Python
4 14 (19.72%) Java
5 9 (12.68%) tcsh
6 8 (11.27%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.86%) C++
7 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.63%) C
9 3 (4.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (19.72%) CCNP
3 7 (9.86%) CCNA
4 6 (8.45%) CCIE
4 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.63%) Degree
6 3 (4.23%) CCSP
6 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.41%) CCSA
7 1 (1.41%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) MiFID
3 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.49%) SRDF
3 9 (12.68%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.68%) KVM
3 9 (12.68%) NFS
3 9 (12.68%) Samba
3 9 (12.68%) Snort
3 9 (12.68%) Xen
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.23%) vCloud
6 2 (2.82%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) Nagios
2 9 (12.68%) Kibana
2 9 (12.68%) logstash
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (12.68%) SmokePing
3 7 (9.86%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (9.86%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 2 (2.82%) Cacti
4 2 (2.82%) OpenAM
4 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.82%) Pingdom
4 2 (2.82%) Puppet
4 2 (2.82%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (47.89%) Cisco
2 21 (29.58%) VMware
3 15 (21.13%) F5
4 12 (16.90%) IBM
4 12 (16.90%) Oracle
5 11 (15.49%) EMC
5 11 (15.49%) Juniper
5 11 (15.49%) TIBCO
6 10 (14.08%) Reuters
6 10 (14.08%) Sybase
7 9 (12.68%) Intel
7 9 (12.68%) NetApp
8 8 (11.27%) CheckPoint
8 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
9 7 (9.86%) Palo Alto
10 6 (8.45%) Arista
11 5 (7.04%) Fixnetix
12 4 (5.63%) AppDynamics
12 4 (5.63%) Citrix
12 4 (5.63%) Informatica
New Malden, Surrey
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