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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - 137 -
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £350
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - -
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
308 311 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.35% 9.66% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 126 191
Median daily rate £350 £315 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £171 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 10
Median hourly rate £40.50 £14.18 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -19.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £28.75 £27.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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