The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RSVP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RSVP over the 3 months to 29 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.

Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
England > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 262 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Contract jobs citing RSVP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.022% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.076% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
South East median daily rate £375 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% -  
England median daily rate £475 £429 £325
% change year-on-year +10.72% +32.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

RSVP 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 South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1318 1741 1809
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 17.07% 19.54% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2173 2750 2379
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
10th Percentile £263 £245 £220
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
England median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 317 358
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +20.00%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.90 £13.50
90th Percentile £47.75 £49.46 £43.25
England median hourly rate £24.86 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -11.21% +24.44%  

RSVP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RSVP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RSVP in the South East

RSVP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RSVP in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for RSVP in the South East

RSVP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RSVP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +18 1 £375 -14.77%
RSVP
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RSVP 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 South East region with a requirement for RSVP.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) VPLS
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) IPv6
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) ISDN
5 2 (33.33%) ADSL
5 2 (33.33%) Middleware
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) BT
5 2 (33.33%) STB
5 2 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (33.33%) RFC 2547
5 2 (33.33%) Video on Demand
5 2 (33.33%) VRRP
5 2 (33.33%) IPTV
5 2 (33.33%) HSRP
6 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
6 1 (16.67%) JNCIS

RSVP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) VPLS
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) IPv6
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) ADSL
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) ISDN
4 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (33.33%) VRRP
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) ICMP
5 1 (16.67%) IGMP
5 1 (16.67%) Junos
5 1 (16.67%) Multicast
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IP Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IP Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IPTV Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) IPTV
1 2 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
1 2 (33.33%) STB
1 2 (33.33%) Video on Demand
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIP
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (16.67%) Huawei