The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - 116 116
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.042% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £315 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £315 £350
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
RTP
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
557 586 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.39% 24.36% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 237 213
Median daily rate £363 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.75 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing RTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RTP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for RTP.

1 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Smart Forms
2 5 (35.71%) Billing
2 5 (35.71%) ABAP
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) PBX
2 5 (35.71%) PSTN
2 5 (35.71%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (35.71%) Live Communications Server
2 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
2 5 (35.71%) High Availability
2 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Optimisation
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Skype
3 4 (28.57%) xDSL
3 4 (28.57%) HSRP
3 4 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (28.57%) 4G
3 4 (28.57%) SCTP
3 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 4 (28.57%) SDH
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 4 (28.57%) VPN

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (35.71%) Live Communications Server
1 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) PBX
2 5 (35.71%) PSTN
2 5 (35.71%) Skype
3 4 (28.57%) 2G
3 4 (28.57%) 3G
3 4 (28.57%) 4G
3 4 (28.57%) ATM
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 4 (28.57%) HSRP
3 4 (28.57%) IPsec
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (28.57%) RTCP
3 4 (28.57%) SCTP
3 4 (28.57%) SDH
3 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) xDSL
General
1 5 (35.71%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Transmission Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IP Design Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) RAN Design Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Transmission Planning Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Lync Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Lync Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (28.57%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
1 5 (35.71%) High Availability
1 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Network Load Balancing
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Optimisation
1 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) ABAP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Nokia