The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 616 640 580
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -60
Contract jobs citing RTP 13 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.011% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.080% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Median daily rate £450 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £350
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - -
RTP
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
7756 7481 7596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.67% 14.14% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4796 4345 4154
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 477 427
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.37% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £44.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing RTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RTP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +15 6 - - 4
London +11 5 £450 -
South West - 2 - -
RTP
UK

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 England region with a requirement for RTP.

1 10 (41.67%) PBX
2 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) VoIP
3 7 (29.17%) High Availability
4 5 (20.83%) LTE
4 5 (20.83%) Banking
4 5 (20.83%) Retail
4 5 (20.83%) Retail Banking
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (16.67%) PSTN
5 4 (16.67%) Windows
5 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (16.67%) Finance
5 4 (16.67%) Live Communications Server
5 4 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 4 (16.67%) Skype
5 4 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
6 3 (12.50%) Presales
6 3 (12.50%) GCC
6 3 (12.50%) GDB

RTP
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) Live Communications Server
1 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) PBX
2 8 (33.33%) DNS
3 7 (29.17%) VoIP
4 5 (20.83%) LTE
5 4 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
5 4 (16.67%) PSTN
5 4 (16.67%) Skype
5 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (12.50%) GSM
6 3 (12.50%) H.323
6 3 (12.50%) HTTP
6 3 (12.50%) MGCP
6 3 (12.50%) RANAP
6 3 (12.50%) RTCP
6 3 (12.50%) SCCP
6 3 (12.50%) UMTS
7 2 (8.33%) 3GPP
7 2 (8.33%) HTTPS
7 2 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) GCC
1 3 (12.50%) GDB
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) Trac
2 1 (4.17%) CppUnit
2 1 (4.17%) MSTest
General
1 5 (20.83%) Banking
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
1 5 (20.83%) Retail Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (12.50%) Architect
1 3 (12.50%) Business Architect
1 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Business Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) IP Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Support Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Voice Network Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
3 1 (4.17%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (12.50%) STL
1 3 (12.50%) XMPP
2 1 (4.17%) RESTful
2 1 (4.17%) WAP
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) High Availability
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
4 3 (12.50%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) Presales
4 3 (12.50%) Process Management
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Test Management
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCIE
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
1 3 (12.50%) CCNP
1 3 (12.50%) CCVP
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Kamailio
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Acme Packet
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Agilent
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Redknee
3 1 (4.17%) Xura
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