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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 27 May 2022 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
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 550 461 403
Rank change year-on-year -89 -58 +187
Contract jobs citing RTMP 33 13 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.085% 0.053% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.58% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 14
10th Percentile £600 £558 -
25th Percentile - £638 £588
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £750 £675 £625
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile - £713 £800
90th Percentile - £725 -
England median daily rate £750 £675 £625
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +38.89%

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 3,684 2,223 2,103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 9.46% 9.03% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,559 1,536 1,461
10th Percentile £313 £293 £213
25th Percentile £450 £381 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £479 £450
Median % change year-on-year +14.82% +6.44% -5.26%
75th Percentile £652 £585 £575
90th Percentile £750 £675 £660
England median daily rate £500 £443 £425
% change year-on-year +12.99% +4.12% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 20 60
10th Percentile £18.57 £13.85 £15.18
25th Percentile £23.91 £21.53 £18.50
Median hourly rate £28.81 £47.33 £37.13
Median % change year-on-year -39.13% +27.48% +65.00%
75th Percentile £46.00 £64.06 £47.83
90th Percentile £67.50 £76.03 £52.63
England median hourly rate £23.91 £23.21 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.02% +10.52% +7.69%

RTMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for RTMP in London

RTMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing RTMP in London.

Daily rate trend for RTMP in London

RTMP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing RTMP in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for RTMP in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, 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 31 (93.94%) Finance
1 31 (93.94%) Continuous Improvement
2 30 (90.91%) Reactive Extensions
2 30 (90.91%) Technical Analysis
2 30 (90.91%) Relational Database
2 30 (90.91%) SDLC
2 30 (90.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 30 (90.91%) Front Office
2 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 30 (90.91%) SQL
2 30 (90.91%) .NET
2 30 (90.91%) CSS
2 30 (90.91%) C#
2 30 (90.91%) Agile
2 30 (90.91%) TDD
2 30 (90.91%) Scrum
2 30 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (87.88%) WPF
3 29 (87.88%) Silverlight
3 29 (87.88%) XAML
3 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
4 26 (78.79%) Banking
4 26 (78.79%) TypeScript
5 25 (75.76%) Investment Banking
6 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (18.18%) Social Skills
7 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 5 (15.15%) Pair Programming
7 5 (15.15%) HTML
8 4 (12.12%) Economics

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.06%) AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (90.91%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) Power BI
2 1 (3.03%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) NUnit
General
1 31 (93.94%) Finance
2 30 (90.91%) Front Office
3 26 (78.79%) Banking
4 25 (75.76%) Investment Banking
5 6 (18.18%) Social Skills
6 2 (6.06%) Games
7 1 (3.03%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 30 (90.91%) UI Developer
3 28 (84.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) .NET
1 30 (90.91%) CSS
1 30 (90.91%) Reactive Extensions
2 29 (87.88%) Silverlight
2 29 (87.88%) WPF
3 5 (15.15%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) HTML5
4 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) React
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (90.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.06%) MPEG
2 2 (6.06%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) Continuous Improvement
2 30 (90.91%) Agile
2 30 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (90.91%) Scrum
2 30 (90.91%) SDLC
2 30 (90.91%) TDD
2 30 (90.91%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (15.15%) Pair Programming
5 4 (12.12%) Economics
6 1 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Machine Learning
6 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.03%) MVVM
6 1 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) C#
1 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 30 (90.91%) SQL
2 29 (87.88%) XAML
3 26 (78.79%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft