Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 12 December 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 201 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +253
Contract jobs citing Multicast 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.018% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
North West median daily rate £403 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.56% - -
England median daily rate £448 £450 £515
% change year-on-year -0.56% -12.62% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
North West median hourly rate £47.50 - -
England median hourly rate £46.50 £44.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +4.49% +21.92% -

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 North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 829 742 965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.78% 13.05% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 468 586
North West median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £200 £161 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
England median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 53 53
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £12.33 £11.05 £12.61
90th Percentile £46.30 £44.58 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +7.48%

Multicast
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Multicast as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Multicast in the North West

Multicast
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Multicast in the North West

Multicast
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multicast within the North West region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 3 £403 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Multicast
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Multicast.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Network Design
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Network Management
5 1 (14.29%) GitHub
5 1 (14.29%) NX-OS

Multicast
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) IPsec
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
1 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto