The table below looks at the statistics for SCTP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCTP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP)
Rank 645 657 641
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing SCTP 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.024% 0.025% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £412 - £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 - -
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
8477 8013 8229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.68% 13.93% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5161 4567 4443
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 £220
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 432 522 458
Median hourly rate £32.25 £21.53 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.82% +0.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

SCTP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SCTP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCTP
Daily Rate Trend

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

SCTP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SCTP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SCTP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SCTP
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 SCTP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +5 2 £412 -
Bristol - 2 £412 -
South West - 2 £412 -

SCTP
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SCTP 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 SCTP.

1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) RTCP
3 1 (33.33%) RTP
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) SDH
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Network Planning

SCTP
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 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) 3GPP
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) RTCP
3 1 (33.33%) RTP
3 1 (33.33%) SDH
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Mobile Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Transmission Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Planning