The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.64% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
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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 Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 152 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.52% 11.75% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 87 24
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £26.18 £25.00 £9.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +171.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

RTP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh