The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 58 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing FTP 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.11% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.56 £30.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+10.92% +61.33%
FTP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 180 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.88% 18.02% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 127 74
Median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 7
Median hourly rate £21.06 £17.77 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.52% -1.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.02 £16.01 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

FTP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Application Rationalisation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Rationalisation
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper