The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 121 113 113
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 4 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.32% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 1.27% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £200 £450 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +114.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 - £32.50
FTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
567 629 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.38% 25.43% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 268 202
Median daily rate £365 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 22
Median hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £17.50 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Windsor - 2 £200 -
Reading -14 1 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
FTP
South East

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 9 (56.25%) SSL
2 7 (43.75%) Internet
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) IIS
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) UAG
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 6 (37.50%) NetScaler
4 5 (31.25%) Middleware
4 5 (31.25%) HTTP
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (18.75%) HP SiteScope
6 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) nmon
6 3 (18.75%) SSH
6 3 (18.75%) JProfiler
6 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
6 3 (18.75%) DataPower
6 3 (18.75%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) SSL
2 7 (43.75%) Internet
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) NetScaler
3 6 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (31.25%) HTTP
5 3 (18.75%) SSH
6 2 (12.50%) LDAP
7 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
7 1 (6.25%) SMTP
7 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Introscope
1 3 (18.75%) JProfiler
1 3 (18.75%) Toad
2 2 (12.50%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.25%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) Web Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Web Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (37.50%) Web Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Document Controller
5 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Data Technician
6 1 (6.25%) Hardware Technician
6 1 (6.25%) Network Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) JMS
3 2 (12.50%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) JDBC
4 1 (6.25%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) DataPower
3 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Solaris
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Data Analysis
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Document Management
3 2 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) API Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Pay per click
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C++
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (18.75%) nmon
2 2 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (12.50%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) CA
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) BMC
3 2 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Google