The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - 98 -
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.061% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+45.16% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 - -
RTP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
267 234 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.48% 14.21% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 110 53
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £200 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RTP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester