The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank - - 109
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - £315 £350
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
RTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
407 334 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.54% 14.35% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 187 142
Median daily rate £358 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 35
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.21 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing RTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RTP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RTP across the West Midlands region.

RTP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

RTP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for RTP.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) RFC 2833

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Telephony Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya