The table below looks at the statistics for RTSP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTSP over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)
Rank 587 637 619
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -18
Contract jobs citing RTSP 34 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.013% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.088% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 1 7
Median daily rate £550 £413 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +91.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £548 - £215
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.87

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
7522 7923 8209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.11% 14.35% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4548 4651 4687
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 475 440
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.62 £22.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.43 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

RTSP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RTSP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RTSP
Daily Rate Trend

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

RTSP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RTSP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RTSP within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

RTSP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

RTSP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

RTSP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

RTSP
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RTSP within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 34 £550 +33.33% 2
London +21 31 £550 +33.33% 1
City of London +16 23 £550 +33.33% 1
North West - 1 £548 -
North East - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £548 -
Manchester - 1 £548 -

RTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RTSP 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 RTSP.

1 49 (98.00%) Java
2 41 (82.00%) Pair Programming
3 40 (80.00%) JSON
3 40 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (80.00%) HTTP
4 37 (74.00%) C
4 37 (74.00%) Python
4 37 (74.00%) TDD
4 37 (74.00%) Video on Demand
4 37 (74.00%) Kafka
4 37 (74.00%) Protocol Buffers
4 37 (74.00%) MQTT
5 34 (68.00%) BDD
6 33 (66.00%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (66.00%) Jenkins
7 30 (60.00%) High Availability
7 30 (60.00%) Microservices
7 30 (60.00%) DevOps
7 30 (60.00%) Public Cloud
7 30 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (38.00%) Streaming Video
9 8 (16.00%) Android
10 7 (14.00%) QA
10 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (12.00%) Streaming Media
11 6 (12.00%) CCTV
11 6 (12.00%) RTP
12 5 (10.00%) Automated Testing
12 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
12 5 (10.00%) Brightcove

RTSP
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:

Cloud Services
1 33 (66.00%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 40 (80.00%) HTTP
2 37 (74.00%) MQTT
3 6 (12.00%) RTP
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) LDAP
4 1 (2.00%) RIP
4 1 (2.00%) SMTP
4 1 (2.00%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) MySQL
1 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (66.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 44 (88.00%) Developer
2 40 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 30 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 30 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (28.00%) Agile Developer
4 14 (28.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (24.00%) AWS Developer
5 12 (24.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 12 (24.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Developer in Test
7 2 (4.00%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.00%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Software Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (80.00%) JSON
2 37 (74.00%) Kafka
2 37 (74.00%) Protocol Buffers
3 4 (8.00%) FFmpeg
3 4 (8.00%) GStreamer
4 3 (6.00%) Ajax
4 3 (6.00%) Android SDK
4 3 (6.00%) CSS
4 3 (6.00%) Flash
4 3 (6.00%) HTML
4 3 (6.00%) jQuery
4 3 (6.00%) RESTful
4 3 (6.00%) Spring
4 3 (6.00%) Web Services
4 3 (6.00%) XML
5 1 (2.00%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (74.00%) Video on Demand
2 30 (60.00%) Public Cloud
3 19 (38.00%) Streaming Video
4 6 (12.00%) CCTV
4 6 (12.00%) Streaming Media
5 4 (8.00%) MPEG
6 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (6.00%) User Experience
7 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Android
2 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) Pair Programming
2 40 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (74.00%) TDD
4 34 (68.00%) BDD
5 30 (60.00%) DevOps
5 30 (60.00%) High Availability
5 30 (60.00%) Microservices
6 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Android Development
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) Kanban
8 3 (6.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 49 (98.00%) Java
2 37 (74.00%) C
2 37 (74.00%) Python
3 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Brightcove
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