The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - 141 136
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.033% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate - £316 £350
% change year-on-year
- -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
RTP
England

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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
379 572 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.18% 19.14% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 310 211
Median daily rate £375 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 62 42
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.21% +2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

RTP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

RTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RTP across the East of England region.

RTP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

RTP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for RTP.

1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Megaco
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Megaco
General
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IP Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP