The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - 101 -
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £238 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £310 £400
% change year-on-year
+45.16% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 - -
RTP
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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 East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 214 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.26% 12.14% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 112 54
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £214 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 28
Median hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £30.00 £25.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing RTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RTP across the East Midlands region.

RTP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands