The table below looks at the statistics for RTP 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 RTP over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 122 127 135
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing RTP 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.079% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.30% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
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£480 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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
659 661 1074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.95% 26.14% 34.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 211 225
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

RTP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

RTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RTP across the Berkshire region.

RTP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RTP 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 RTP.

1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) MCSE
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) ISDN
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) CCVP
2 5 (55.56%) MCTS
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) MPEG
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Streaming Media
4 2 (22.22%) IPTV
4 2 (22.22%) DVB

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RTP 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 RTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP MM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) ISDN
1 5 (55.56%) VoIP
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) DVB
3 2 (22.22%) RTSP
3 2 (22.22%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) RTCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) LSMW
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Environment Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) WAP
2 1 (11.11%) SyncML
2 1 (11.11%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) MPEG
1 2 (22.22%) Streaming Media
1 2 (22.22%) IPTV
1 2 (22.22%) Video on Demand
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) CRM
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
1 1 (11.11%) ETL
1 1 (11.11%) Data Security
1 1 (11.11%) Validation
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCSE
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (55.56%) CCVP
1 5 (55.56%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CNE
2 1 (11.11%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GxP
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Lotus
2 1 (11.11%) ESRI