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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)
Rank 636 648 623
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Contract jobs citing RTSP 8 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.012% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.094% 0.087% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Median daily rate £538 £375 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £325 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £425 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £480
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
8468 8013 8346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.66% 13.94% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5164 4567 4493
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 522 468
Median hourly rate £32.00 £21.53 £21.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.66% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 29 August 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 3 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 29 August 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 +7 8 £538 +43.33% 6
London -13 8 £538 +43.33% 6
City of London +27 3 £550 +29.41% 2

RTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Pair Programming
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) C
3 6 (75.00%) Video on Demand
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) Kafka
3 6 (75.00%) Protocol Buffers
3 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (75.00%) MQTT
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (37.50%) Microservices
5 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
5 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Streaming Media
6 2 (25.00%) CCTV
6 2 (25.00%) SDET
6 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Big Data
7 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video

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 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
1 6 (75.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (37.50%) AWS Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Agile Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Software Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
6 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) QA Specialist
6 1 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) JSON
1 6 (75.00%) Kafka
1 6 (75.00%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Video on Demand
2 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
3 2 (25.00%) CCTV
3 2 (25.00%) Streaming Media
4 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Pair Programming
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) SDET
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 12 days ago