The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+39.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 - £32.50
FTP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.00% 11.87% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 15
Median daily rate £300 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £190 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £488 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FTP across the Bedfordshire region.

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the Bedfordshire region.

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FTP 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) FogBugz
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (40.00%) SAPUI5
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) SAP PI
3 2 (40.00%) NetWeaver
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
3 2 (40.00%) ABAP
3 2 (40.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (40.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (60.00%) FogBugz
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) ETL Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SAP PI Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) BAPI
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PI
2 2 (40.00%) SAPUI5
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) WSDL
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Data Transformation
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) BPEL
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (40.00%) SAP