The table below looks at the statistics for RTSP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTSP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Real-Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)
Rank 195 201 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing RTSP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.017% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £480 £250
% change year-on-year
- +92.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
719 801 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.38% 13.78% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 513 573
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 30
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.37 £160.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

RTSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RTSP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RTSP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RTSP across the City of London region.

RTSP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

RTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing RTSP 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 RTSP.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ISDN
1 2 (66.67%) PSTN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) IPsec
1 2 (66.67%) Polycom
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X

RTSP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing RTSP 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 RTSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) IPsec
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (66.67%) ISDN
1 2 (66.67%) PSTN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Calabash
1 1 (33.33%) eggPlant
1 1 (33.33%) Appium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
2 1 (33.33%) EFT
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) DRM
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Polycom
1 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com