The table below looks at the statistics for RTCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTCP over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Control Protocol (RTCP)
Rank 619 - 593
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RTCP 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% - 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% - 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RTCP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7907 7341 6528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.00% 14.66% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4879 4213 3538
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 360 432 366
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

RTCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RTCP Jobs Demand Trend in England

RTCP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RTCP Daily Rate Trend in England

RTCP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RTCP Hourly Rate Trend in England

RTCP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RTCP 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 England region with a requirement for RTCP.

1 5 (100.00%) SDH
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) RTP
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) SCTP
2 4 (80.00%) ATM
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) xDSL
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) 2G
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) ICMP
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (20.00%) German Language
4 1 (20.00%) DWDM
4 1 (20.00%) Migration

RTCP
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) RTP
1 5 (100.00%) SCTP
1 5 (100.00%) SDH
2 4 (80.00%) 2G
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) ATM
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) xDSL
3 2 (40.00%) ICMP
4 1 (20.00%) DWDM
General
1 1 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Transmission Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Transmission Planning Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) IP Design Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) RAN Design Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Transmission Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Nokia