The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for RTSP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RTSP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Real-Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)
London / City of London
Rank 152 - 195
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing RTSP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.033% - 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

RTSP 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 the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 339 377 677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 11.32% 11.47% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 278 500
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 11
Median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% +39.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £19.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.19 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

RTSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for RTSP in the City of London

RTSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RTSP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for RTSP in the City of London

RTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for RTSP.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) HTTP
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
1 14 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (57.14%) Streaming Video
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 7 (50.00%) MPEG
3 7 (50.00%) Spring
3 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Ajax
3 7 (50.00%) JSON
3 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (50.00%) Kanban
3 7 (50.00%) Android
3 7 (50.00%) RESTful
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (50.00%) RTP
3 7 (50.00%) C
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) MySQL
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) Video on Demand
3 7 (50.00%) GStreamer
3 7 (50.00%) BDD

RTSP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) HTTP
2 7 (50.00%) MQTT
2 7 (50.00%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Senior Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Ajax
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) FFmpeg
1 7 (50.00%) GStreamer
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) jQuery
1 7 (50.00%) JSON
1 7 (50.00%) Kafka
1 7 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
1 7 (50.00%) RESTful
1 7 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Streaming Video
2 7 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (50.00%) MPEG
2 7 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 7 (50.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Android
1 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (50.00%) BDD
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) High Availability
2 7 (50.00%) Kanban
2 7 (50.00%) Microservices
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) C
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Brightcove