The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £315 £350
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
RTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 47 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.77% 17.03% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 28
Median daily rate £325 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £185 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £20.83 £13.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.20% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%