The table below looks at the statistics for RTCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTCP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Real-Time Control Protocol (RTCP)
Rank 255 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RTCP 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£120 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
-52.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RTCP
England

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
2011 1678 1640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.16% 17.99% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 742 682
Average daily rate £350 £328 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +4.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 113 161
Average hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -7.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £59.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

RTCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RTCP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RTCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RTCP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RTCP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RTCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RTCP across the South East region.

RTCP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RTCP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RTCP within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 6 £120 -
RTCP
England

RTCP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing RTCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RTCP.

1 6 (100.00%) CDMA
1 6 (100.00%) GPRS
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) UMTS
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) RTP
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
1 6 (100.00%) VoLTE
2 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms

RTCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing RTCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RTCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) CDMA
1 6 (100.00%) GPRS
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) UMTS
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) RTP
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
1 6 (100.00%) VoLTE
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP