The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 65 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.03% - 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.54% - 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £530 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.92% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £39.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-46.83% +85.88%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
153 198 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.71% 16.77% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 82 29
Average daily rate £388 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Average hourly rate £16.10 £22.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.81% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.92 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £34.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Milton Keynes - 5 £530 - 3
FTP
South East

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (52.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (44.00%) JCL
2 11 (44.00%) Unix
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) IBM
3 10 (40.00%) REXX
3 10 (40.00%) ISPF
3 10 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
4 9 (36.00%) ChangeMan
4 9 (36.00%) iSeries
4 9 (36.00%) Tivoli
4 9 (36.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (32.00%) Change Management
5 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (28.00%) AS400
6 7 (28.00%) HACMP
6 7 (28.00%) SSL
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) LAN
7 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 6 (24.00%) SMTP
8 5 (20.00%) Internet
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) Migration
9 4 (16.00%) HTTP
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) B2B
9 4 (16.00%) Citrix

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (8.00%) CICS
1 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (8.00%) ProjectWise
1 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) SSL
2 6 (24.00%) LAN
2 6 (24.00%) SMTP
2 6 (24.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.00%) Internet
4 4 (16.00%) HTTP
4 4 (16.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (12.00%) H.323
5 3 (12.00%) SSH
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.00%) DNS
6 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
6 2 (8.00%) IPsec
6 2 (8.00%) NAS
6 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (8.00%) SAN
6 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Easytrieve
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) ChangeMan
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Law
5 1 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Avaya Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Development Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Mainframe Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) ISPF
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) cXML
2 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (36.00%) iSeries
3 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (28.00%) AS400
4 7 (28.00%) HACMP
5 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (8.00%) Cryptography
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (8.00%) TRADACOMS
5 2 (8.00%) User Experience
5 2 (8.00%) VSAM
6 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Unix
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.00%) MVS
3 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Change Management
2 4 (16.00%) B2B
2 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.00%) OWASP
3 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) SIEM
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) JCL
2 10 (40.00%) REXX
3 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
4 2 (8.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) CLIST
4 2 (8.00%) COBOL
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) VBA
5 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (8.00%) Cyber Scheme
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) OSCP
3 2 (8.00%) Tigerscheme
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 9 (36.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Sendmail
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) IBM
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Avaya
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.00%) CA
5 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) IronPort
5 2 (8.00%) Micro Focus
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire