The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - 152 -
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.031% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £548 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+36.87% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - -
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
346 411 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.49% 12.81% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 227 279
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £488 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 61
Median hourly rate £28.00 £39.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +65.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.28 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

RTP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

RTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

RTP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

RTP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 West region with a requirement for RTP.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) RS-232
1 2 (100.00%) RS-422

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) RS-232
1 2 (100.00%) RS-422
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Communications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Integration Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco