The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 572 539 539
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Contract jobs citing RTP 12 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.032% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 11
Average daily rate
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£394 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £48.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7718 6521 8008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.63% 13.73% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4349 3644 3765
Average daily rate £370 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 371 623
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in England

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RTP Daily Rate Trend in England

RTP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RTP Hourly Rate Trend in England

RTP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RTP within the England region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 5 £400 -14.66%
South East -12 3 £480 +20.00% 3
East of England - 3 £350 - 1
South West - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
RTP
UK

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RTP 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 RTP.

1 10 (23.81%) HTTP
2 9 (21.43%) Cisco
2 9 (21.43%) VoIP
2 9 (21.43%) C
3 8 (19.05%) Linux
3 8 (19.05%) DNS
4 7 (16.67%) Java
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 7 (16.67%) SAP
5 6 (14.29%) C++
5 6 (14.29%) Windows
5 6 (14.29%) FTP
5 6 (14.29%) LAN
5 6 (14.29%) Billing
5 6 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (14.29%) QA
6 5 (11.90%) RTSP
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Degree
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.90%) SAP CRM
6 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) DHCP
6 5 (11.90%) WAN
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.90%) ISDN
6 5 (11.90%) CRM
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RTP 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 RTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) Apache
1 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (11.90%) SAP CRM
3 4 (9.52%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.38%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.38%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) HTTP
2 9 (21.43%) VoIP
3 8 (19.05%) DNS
4 6 (14.29%) FTP
4 6 (14.29%) LAN
5 5 (11.90%) RTSP
5 5 (11.90%) DHCP
5 5 (11.90%) WAN
5 5 (11.90%) ISDN
6 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
6 4 (9.52%) UMTS
6 4 (9.52%) ASN.1
6 4 (9.52%) LTE
7 3 (7.14%) Multicast
7 3 (7.14%) NAS
7 3 (7.14%) Wireless
7 3 (7.14%) SSL
7 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.14%) VPN
7 3 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.38%) Redis
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) ClearCase
1 4 (9.52%) ClearQuest
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.52%) JIRA
1 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) Maven
2 3 (7.14%) Hudson
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.38%) LSMW
General
1 6 (14.29%) Billing
2 4 (9.52%) Electronics
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Trainer
6 2 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Change Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Change Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) GStreamer
3 1 (2.38%) JSON
3 1 (2.38%) XMPP
3 1 (2.38%) REST
3 1 (2.38%) Kafka
3 1 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.38%) BAPI
3 1 (2.38%) VXML
3 1 (2.38%) SyncML
3 1 (2.38%) WAP
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) MPEG
1 4 (9.52%) Handset
1 4 (9.52%) IPTV
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) PKI
2 3 (7.14%) Streaming Video
3 2 (4.76%) Video on Demand
3 2 (4.76%) Streaming Media
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) GIS
4 1 (2.38%) AS400
4 1 (2.38%) DTV
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.52%) VxWorks
4 4 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (7.14%) Android
5 3 (7.14%) UNIX
6 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
1 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (11.90%) Project Management
1 5 (11.90%) CRM
2 4 (9.52%) Change Management
3 3 (7.14%) DevOps
3 3 (7.14%) Change Control
3 3 (7.14%) Scrum
3 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.14%) Data Management
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL
4 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.38%) Dependency Management
5 1 (2.38%) Android Development
5 1 (2.38%) iOS Development
5 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.38%) Coaching
5 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) C
2 7 (16.67%) Java
3 6 (14.29%) C++
4 4 (9.52%) PHP
4 4 (9.52%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.52%) MCSE
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) CCNA
2 4 (9.52%) CCVP
2 4 (9.52%) MCTS
3 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.38%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (7.14%) ZABBIX
1 3 (7.14%) OpenView
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (7.14%) Brocade
3 3 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Citrix
3 3 (7.14%) Juniper
3 3 (7.14%) JBoss
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Perforce
5 1 (2.38%) ESRI
5 1 (2.38%) Informatica
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