The table below looks at the statistics for RTP 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 RTP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 254 232 246
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Contract jobs citing RTP 4 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.047% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.27% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
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£480 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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
1880 1483 1970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.46% 17.27% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 687 651
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 106 162
Average hourly rate £19.91 £23.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.36% +22.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.94 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +7.14%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RTP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

RTP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RTP
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 RTP within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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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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 +7 3 £480 -
Hampshire -24 1 £450 +12.50%
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
RTP
England

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing RTP 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 RTP.

1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) DVB
1 2 (33.33%) Streaming Media
1 2 (33.33%) IPTV
1 2 (33.33%) MPEG
1 2 (33.33%) RTSP
1 2 (33.33%) Video on Demand
1 2 (33.33%) Multicast
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
2 1 (16.67%) WAP
2 1 (16.67%) GxP
2 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing RTP 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 RTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP MM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) DVB
1 2 (33.33%) RTSP
1 2 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (16.67%) RTCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LSMW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Environment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) WAP
1 1 (16.67%) SyncML
1 1 (16.67%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) MPEG
1 2 (33.33%) Streaming Media
1 2 (33.33%) IPTV
1 2 (33.33%) Video on Demand
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Security
1 1 (16.67%) Validation
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 1 (16.67%) Document Management
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GxP
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Informatica
1 1 (16.67%) ESRI