The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 51 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.51% - 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% - 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.69 £39.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-45.09% +85.88%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 108 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.16% 14.94% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 59 52
Average daily rate £325 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £104 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £418 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 17
Average hourly rate £52.50 £37.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Cambridge - 3 - - 1
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Biology
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Life Science
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 6 (85.71%) Nagios
2 6 (85.71%) NFS
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Time Management
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Ganglia
2 6 (85.71%) Hadoop
2 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (85.71%) Docker
2 6 (85.71%) GPFS
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Biology
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (85.71%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
1 6 (85.71%) GPFS
1 6 (85.71%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Ganglia
1 6 (85.71%) Nagios
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) BMC
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow