The table below looks at the statistics for RTSP 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 RTSP over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)
Rank 563 545 570
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Contract jobs citing RTSP 9 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
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£480 £406 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.15% +16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+92.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
7615 6603 8361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.81% 13.70% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4293 3673 3897
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 378 624
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.63 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

RTSP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RTSP Jobs Demand Trend in England

RTSP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RTSP Daily Rate Trend in England

RTSP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RTSP Hourly Rate Trend in England

RTSP
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 RTSP within the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 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 +15 6 - - 1
South East 0 3 £480 - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
RTSP
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RTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RTSP 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 RTSP.

1 10 (55.56%) Java
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
1 10 (55.56%) XML
1 10 (55.56%) Flash
1 10 (55.56%) JSON
1 10 (55.56%) QA
1 10 (55.56%) Android
1 10 (55.56%) Android SDK
1 10 (55.56%) Android Development
1 10 (55.56%) User Experience
2 5 (27.78%) RTP
2 5 (27.78%) HTTP
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 3 (16.67%) ZABBIX
4 3 (16.67%) NAS
4 3 (16.67%) Video on Demand
4 3 (16.67%) Selenium
4 3 (16.67%) IPTV
4 3 (16.67%) Social Media
4 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (16.67%) Hudson
4 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) Maven
4 3 (16.67%) JBoss
4 3 (16.67%) Apache
4 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 3 (16.67%) PHP

RTSP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RTSP 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 RTSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Apache
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) RTP
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
2 3 (16.67%) NAS
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) SSL
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) Multicast
3 2 (11.11%) DVB
4 1 (5.56%) DLNA
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Hudson
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
1 10 (55.56%) Android Developer
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Environment Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
1 10 (55.56%) XML
1 10 (55.56%) Flash
1 10 (55.56%) JSON
1 10 (55.56%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Video on Demand
2 3 (16.67%) IPTV
2 3 (16.67%) Social Media
2 3 (16.67%) MPEG
3 2 (11.11%) Streaming Media
3 2 (11.11%) DTV
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.56%) Interactive TV
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Android
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Android Development
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) DRM
3 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) ZABBIX
1 3 (16.67%) Nagios
1 3 (16.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) CA
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco