The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 June 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)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 413 - 433
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing RTSP 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.024% - 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% - 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £518 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 - -
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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2246 2965 3125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.98% 13.87% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1499 2020 2020
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 47 93
Median hourly rate £24.93 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.31% +15.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £12.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

RTSP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

RTSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RTSP in London

RTSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RTSP in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for RTSP.

1 6 (100.00%) MPEG
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Multicast
2 5 (83.33%) IPTV
2 5 (83.33%) Quicktime
2 5 (83.33%) DRM
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Flash
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Over-the-Top Content
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) GStreamer
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Brightcove

RTSP
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Quicktime
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) Multicast
3 1 (16.67%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) FFmpeg
2 1 (16.67%) GStreamer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) MPEG
1 6 (100.00%) Streaming Video
2 5 (83.33%) IPTV
3 4 (66.67%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) DRM
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Brightcove