The table below looks at the statistics for RSVP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RSVP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
Rank 118 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RSVP 1 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% - 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% - 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £251
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £150 £251
% change year-on-year
+140.00% -40.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RSVP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
657 691 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.40% 26.99% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 230 209
Average daily rate £360 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 22
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £31.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

RSVP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RSVP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RSVP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RSVP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RSVP across the Berkshire region.

RSVP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

RSVP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RSVP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
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Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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RSVP
South East

RSVP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RSVP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RSVP.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Ciena
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) OPNET
3 1 (33.33%) Cramer
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP

RSVP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RSVP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RSVP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCIP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Ciena
1 1 (33.33%) BT
1 1 (33.33%) Cramer
1 1 (33.33%) Huawei
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Nortel
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects