The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for RTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 108 123
Contract jobs citing RTP 0 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.57% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.27% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 12
Median daily rate - £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £300
% change year-on-year - +50.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -18.75% -  

RTP 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 358 617 773
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.55% 25.22% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 299 336
Median daily rate £413 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £253 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.11% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £22.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for RTP in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RTP in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RTP in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RTP in Berkshire

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for RTP.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Genesys
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Genesys Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Genesys
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle