The table below looks at the statistics for RTCP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTCP over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Control Protocol (RTCP)
Rank - - 634
Contract jobs citing RTCP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7451 7948 8179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.03% 14.42% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4502 4666 4668
Median daily rate £400 £398 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 471 439
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.62 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% +0.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

RTCP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing RTCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

RTCP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RTCP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RTCP within the UK.

RTCP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RTCP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RTCP within the UK.

RTCP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

RTCP
Top 6 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RTCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for RTCP.

1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Kamailio

RTCP
Top Related IT Skills 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%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IP Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IP Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Voice Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Kamailio