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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - 120 119
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.62% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £480 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £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
571 649 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.07% 26.81% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 243 225
Average daily rate £338 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 27
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £59.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) CDMA
1 4 (80.00%) GPRS
1 4 (80.00%) GSM
1 4 (80.00%) UMTS
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) RTCP
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) LTE
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (80.00%) VoLTE
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) FreeBSD
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) CDMA
1 4 (80.00%) GPRS
1 4 (80.00%) GSM
1 4 (80.00%) UMTS
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) RTCP
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
1 4 (80.00%) LTE
1 4 (80.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP