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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Real-Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)
UK
Rank 588 624 611
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Contract jobs citing RTSP 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.053% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £550 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £275
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
6821 7588 7801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.03% 14.58% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4255 4486 4294
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 314 451
Median hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £50.00 £43.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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
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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +40 7 £550 +46.66%
London +16 6 £550 +46.66%
City of London -3 6 £550 +46.66%

RTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 51 (98.08%) Java
2 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (82.69%) Pair Programming
4 42 (80.77%) HTTP
5 39 (75.00%) TDD
6 38 (73.08%) JSON
7 37 (71.15%) Amazon AWS
8 35 (67.31%) Video on Demand
8 35 (67.31%) C
8 35 (67.31%) Python
8 35 (67.31%) Kafka
8 35 (67.31%) Protocol Buffers
8 35 (67.31%) MQTT
9 32 (61.54%) BDD
10 31 (59.62%) Jenkins
11 30 (57.69%) High Availability
11 30 (57.69%) Microservices
11 30 (57.69%) DevOps
11 30 (57.69%) Public Cloud
11 30 (57.69%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (44.23%) Streaming Video
13 12 (23.08%) Android
14 10 (19.23%) RTP
15 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
15 9 (17.31%) Brightcove
16 8 (15.38%) GStreamer
16 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
16 8 (15.38%) MPEG
16 8 (15.38%) FFmpeg
17 7 (13.46%) Mobile App

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 37 (71.15%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (57.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.46%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 42 (80.77%) HTTP
2 35 (67.31%) MQTT
3 10 (19.23%) RTP
4 1 (1.92%) DHCP
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) LDAP
4 1 (1.92%) RIP
4 1 (1.92%) SMTP
4 1 (1.92%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) MySQL
1 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (59.62%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 47 (90.38%) Developer
2 43 (82.69%) Java Developer
3 34 (65.38%) Senior Developer
3 34 (65.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (26.92%) Agile Developer
4 14 (26.92%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (23.08%) AWS Developer
5 12 (23.08%) Senior Agile Developer
5 12 (23.08%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Android Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Developer in Test
7 2 (3.85%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Video On Demand Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (73.08%) JSON
2 35 (67.31%) Kafka
2 35 (67.31%) Protocol Buffers
3 8 (15.38%) FFmpeg
3 8 (15.38%) GStreamer
4 7 (13.46%) Ajax
4 7 (13.46%) CSS
4 7 (13.46%) HTML
4 7 (13.46%) jQuery
4 7 (13.46%) RESTful
4 7 (13.46%) Spring
5 3 (5.77%) Android SDK
5 3 (5.77%) Flash
5 3 (5.77%) Web Services
5 3 (5.77%) XML
6 1 (1.92%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (67.31%) Video on Demand
2 30 (57.69%) Public Cloud
3 23 (44.23%) Streaming Video
4 8 (15.38%) MPEG
5 7 (13.46%) Mobile App
6 6 (11.54%) CCTV
6 6 (11.54%) Streaming Media
7 3 (5.77%) User Experience
8 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Android
2 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (82.69%) Pair Programming
3 39 (75.00%) TDD
4 32 (61.54%) BDD
5 30 (57.69%) DevOps
5 30 (57.69%) High Availability
5 30 (57.69%) Microservices
6 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.46%) Kanban
7 7 (13.46%) Scrum
7 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.77%) Android Development
10 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.92%) Exploratory Testing
11 1 (1.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) Java
2 35 (67.31%) C
2 35 (67.31%) Python
3 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Brightcove