The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 90 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing RTP 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.66% 0.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £205 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - -
RTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
313 305 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.98% 21.36% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 146 96
Average daily rate £388 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £185 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £491 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 21
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.96 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.11 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

RTP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

RTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

RTP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

RTP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RTP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Guildford - 8 - - 3
RTP
South East

RTP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) STL
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) GSM
1 8 (100.00%) UMTS
1 8 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) RANAP
1 8 (100.00%) LTE
1 8 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (100.00%) Trac
1 8 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (25.00%) GPRS
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 8 (100.00%) GSM
1 8 (100.00%) LTE
1 8 (100.00%) RANAP
1 8 (100.00%) UMTS
1 8 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) GPRS
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Trac
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) GSM Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) LTE Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) UMTS Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) UMTS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (100.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago