The table below looks at the statistics for RSVP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RSVP over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
England / South East
Rank 234 259 266
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +7
Contract jobs citing RSVP 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.091% 0.034% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £218 £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.71% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £218 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-45.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1556 1796 2013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.22% 20.47% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 997 962
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 88 115
Median hourly rate £21.50 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £17.24 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.95 £53.18 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

RSVP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RSVP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RSVP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RSVP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RSVP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RSVP within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 3 - -
Hampshire - 2 £218 -
Surrey +11 1 - -
RSVP
England

RSVP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RSVP 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 South East region with a requirement for RSVP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (87.50%) VPLS
3 6 (75.00%) BGP
3 6 (75.00%) IPv6
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) CCNA
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) VLAN
4 5 (62.50%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (62.50%) Middleware
4 5 (62.50%) Video on Demand
4 5 (62.50%) IPTV
4 5 (62.50%) STB
4 5 (62.50%) VRRP
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) ICMP
5 4 (50.00%) Frame Relay
5 4 (50.00%) Huawei
5 4 (50.00%) IGMP
5 4 (50.00%) JNCIA
5 4 (50.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (50.00%) Internet
5 4 (50.00%) CCIP
5 4 (50.00%) IPv4
5 4 (50.00%) DNS

RSVP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) VPLS
3 6 (75.00%) BGP
3 6 (75.00%) IPv6
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) VLAN
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) VRRP
5 4 (50.00%) ATM
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (50.00%) Frame Relay
5 4 (50.00%) FTP
5 4 (50.00%) HTTP
5 4 (50.00%) ICMP
5 4 (50.00%) IGMP
5 4 (50.00%) Internet
5 4 (50.00%) IPv4
5 4 (50.00%) Multicast
General
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IP Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IPTV Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) IPTV
1 5 (62.50%) Over-the-Top Content
1 5 (62.50%) STB
1 5 (62.50%) Video on Demand
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCIP
2 4 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Huawei
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) BT
4 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft