The table below looks at the statistics for SCTP 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 SCTP over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP)
Rank 119 128 135
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Contract jobs citing SCTP 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.041% 0.12% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.44% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 £240
% change year-on-year
- +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SCTP
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
646 685 978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.40% 26.68% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 230 208
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 24
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 £12.40 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £31.00 £38.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

SCTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SCTP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SCTP
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 SCTP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 1 - -
Reading - - - -
SCTP
South East

SCTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SCTP 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 SCTP.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) M3UA
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP

SCTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SCTP 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 SCTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SMPP
1 1 (50.00%) TCAP
1 1 (50.00%) SCCP
1 1 (50.00%) INAP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (50.00%) M3UA
1 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) F5