Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RTMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RTMP over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 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 Messaging Protocol (RTMP)
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 627 626 602
Rank change year-on-year -1 -24 -
Contract jobs citing RTMP 6 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.013% 0.048% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 18
London median daily rate £550 £575 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £500 £538 £518
90th Percentile £600 £625 £625
England median daily rate £550 £575 £600
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

RTMP 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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,137 5,436 5,918
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 10.91% 11.45% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,530 3,692 3,895
London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £200 £210 £260
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 145 150
London median hourly rate £23.13 £19.00 £18.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.74% +2.29% -8.27%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.60 £11.48
90th Percentile £54.63 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +8.60%

RTMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing RTMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for RTMP in London

RTMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RTMP in London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RTMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for RTMP.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Front Office
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Big Data
4 3 (50.00%) Sass
4 3 (50.00%) LESS
4 3 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Django
4 3 (50.00%) HBase
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) MapR
4 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (50.00%) MEAN Stack
4 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Development
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) HDFS
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) Derivative
4 3 (50.00%) Equity Derivative

RTMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) HBase
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 6 (100.00%) Front Office
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (50.00%) HTML Developer
3 3 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 3 (50.00%) UI/UX Developer
3 3 (50.00%) UX Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Web UI Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Web UI/UX Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Django
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) LESS
3 3 (50.00%) MEAN Stack
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
4 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Derivative
1 3 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
1 3 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
1 6 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
3 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Development
3 3 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) MVVM
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) XAML
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) MapR
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft