The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for RSVP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RSVP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 117 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Contract jobs citing RSVP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.055% 0.086% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £418 -
% change year-on-year -10.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

RSVP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 363 543 603
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 20.04% 23.35% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 248 240
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 31
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.89% -59.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

RSVP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing RSVP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for RSVP in Berkshire

RSVP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RSVP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for RSVP in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RSVP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for RSVP.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) ICMP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) STB
2 1 (50.00%) IGMP
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) IPTV
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCIP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

RSVP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) ICMP
2 1 (50.00%) IGMP
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IP Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (50.00%) STB
1 1 (50.00%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei