The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - 136 -
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.062% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £318 -
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
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 Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
369 312 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.88% 9.74% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 130 199
Median daily rate £330 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 16
Median hourly rate £41.00 £13.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+209.43% -24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £12.35 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.17 £21.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

RTP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland