The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - -
RTP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 115 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.44% 13.51% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 69 37
Average daily rate £360 £400 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol