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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - - 249
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
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
1671 1813 1703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.86% 18.96% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 945 943 736
Median daily rate £375 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 121 101
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.35% +30.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing RTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RTP 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 RTP.

1 7 (53.85%) High Availability
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) STL
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) GSM
2 5 (38.46%) PBX
2 5 (38.46%) PSTN
2 5 (38.46%) UMTS
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) Live Communications Server
2 5 (38.46%) RANAP
2 5 (38.46%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (38.46%) LTE
2 5 (38.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
2 5 (38.46%) Subversion
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Trac
2 5 (38.46%) Skype
2 5 (38.46%) Diameter Protocol
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Optimisation
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 5 (38.46%) Cross-Platform Development
3 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
3 3 (23.08%) SAP IS-U

RTP
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Live Communications Server
1 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
2 2 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Diameter Protocol
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
1 5 (38.46%) GSM
1 5 (38.46%) LTE
1 5 (38.46%) PBX
1 5 (38.46%) PSTN
1 5 (38.46%) RANAP
1 5 (38.46%) Skype
1 5 (38.46%) UMTS
1 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.69%) GPRS
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Subversion
1 5 (38.46%) Trac
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Business Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Field Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) GSM Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) LTE Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Lync Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Lync Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) UMTS Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) UMTS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (38.46%) STL
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Smart Forms
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) High Availability
2 5 (38.46%) Cross-Platform Development
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Optimisation
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) ABAP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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