Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RTSP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RTSP over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Real-Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 808 853
Rank change year-on-year -40 +45 -48
Contract jobs citing RTSP 14 47 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.048% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.31% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 42 6
England median daily rate £425 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +46.67% -10.45%
10th Percentile £400 £513 £313
90th Percentile £511 £575 £438
UK median daily rate £425 £550 £375
% change year-on-year -22.73% +46.67% -10.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

RTSP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13087 15019 14657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.80% 15.40% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8031 9134 8599
England median daily rate £403 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £188 £221 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 763 950
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.43% +12.25% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.33 £47.50 £47.15
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.45% +4.68%

RTSP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RTSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RTSP in England

RTSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RTSP in England

RTSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RTSP in England

RTSP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RTSP within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -47 7 £425 -22.73%
Midlands - 5 - -
West Midlands - 5 - -
North of England +57 2 - -
North West +30 2 - -
RTSP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 England region with a requirement for RTSP.

1 11 (78.57%) Flash
2 8 (57.14%) XML
2 8 (57.14%) JSON
3 7 (50.00%) QA
3 7 (50.00%) Android
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) Android SDK
3 7 (50.00%) Android Development
3 7 (50.00%) User Experience
4 5 (35.71%) HTTP
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) DRM
4 5 (35.71%) IPTV
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Video\Live Streaming
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) MPEG
5 4 (28.57%) Quicktime
5 4 (28.57%) Multicast
6 3 (21.43%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Firewall
7 2 (14.29%) CCNP
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (14.29%) OSPF
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (14.29%) LAN

RTSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Quicktime
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) Multicast
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) OSPF
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Video On Demand Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Video On Demand Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Flash
2 8 (57.14%) JSON
2 8 (57.14%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) Android SDK
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (35.71%) IPTV
3 4 (28.57%) MPEG
3 4 (28.57%) Video\Live Streaming
4 3 (21.43%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (7.14%) STB
5 1 (7.14%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Android Development
2 5 (35.71%) DRM
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco