The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £320 £350
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
RTP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 174 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.70% 18.89% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 74 79
Median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £170 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Median hourly rate £19.61 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.51% -11.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

RTP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

RTP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for RTP.

1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) ABAP
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 4 (80.00%) Billing
1 4 (80.00%) SAP IS-U
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Live Communications Server
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
2 1 (20.00%) PSTN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (20.00%) Live Communications Server
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) PBX
1 1 (20.00%) PSTN
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 4 (80.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) ABAP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft