The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 129 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing FTP 4 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.58% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 2.38% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £370 £319
% change year-on-year
-8.78% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+125.71% +16.66%
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
771 672 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.82% 24.16% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 249 178
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 46 31
Average hourly rate £36.00 £27.20 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +34.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 £273 - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - -
FTP
South East

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FTP.

1 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) Internet
4 10 (41.67%) HTTP
5 9 (37.50%) Linux
5 9 (37.50%) UNIX
6 8 (33.33%) MS Office
6 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (29.17%) LAN
7 7 (29.17%) WAN
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (25.00%) HTTPS
8 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (25.00%) Citrix
8 6 (25.00%) Remedy
9 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
9 5 (20.83%) DNS
9 5 (20.83%) SLA
9 5 (20.83%) VPN
9 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
9 5 (20.83%) .NET
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (16.67%) C
10 4 (16.67%) HTML
10 4 (16.67%) JavaScript

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 11 (45.83%) Internet
3 10 (41.67%) HTTP
4 7 (29.17%) LAN
4 7 (29.17%) WAN
5 6 (25.00%) HTTPS
6 5 (20.83%) DNS
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
7 4 (16.67%) SSL
8 3 (12.50%) DMZ
8 3 (12.50%) APPN
8 3 (12.50%) Firewall
8 3 (12.50%) SSH
8 3 (12.50%) SNA
8 3 (12.50%) NAS
9 2 (8.33%) SMTP
9 2 (8.33%) DHCP
9 2 (8.33%) Intranet
10 1 (4.17%) S/MIME
10 1 (4.17%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) DB2
1 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Product Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Support
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) CSS
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) APPC
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) LAMP
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) WCF
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) EDIFACT
5 1 (4.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) AS400
1 3 (12.50%) iSeries
2 2 (8.33%) Open Source
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) UNIX
3 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) i5/OS
5 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (12.50%) OS/400
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) Information Management
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Coaching
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) PHP
3 3 (12.50%) RPG
3 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) AWK
3 3 (12.50%) Korn
3 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) COBOL
3 3 (12.50%) sed
4 2 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) XPath
5 1 (4.17%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) IBM Certification
2 2 (8.33%) RHCSA
2 2 (8.33%) HNC
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) PowerHA
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Tivoli NetView
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (25.00%) Citrix
2 6 (25.00%) Remedy
3 4 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Sun
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 3 (12.50%) NetIQ
5 2 (8.33%) Veritas
5 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Altiris
5 2 (8.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (8.33%) Isilon
6 1 (4.17%) Assembla
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