The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 152 150 183
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +33
Contract jobs citing FTP 11 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.20% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.51% 1.90% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
Median daily rate £525 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £235 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.56 £34.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-1.30% +67.90%
FTP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
439 368 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.60% 10.48% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 283 551
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 16
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

FTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 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 City of London region with a requirement for FTP.

1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (36.00%) Data Acquisition
4 9 (36.00%) Python
4 9 (36.00%) ETL
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) HP
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) HDFS
6 7 (28.00%) Big Data
6 7 (28.00%) Apache Hive
6 7 (28.00%) R
6 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
7 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (20.00%) DNS
8 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Analytics
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (16.00%) NAS

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Exstream
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) NAS
2 4 (16.00%) SSH
3 3 (12.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) Firewall
5 1 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) LDAP
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) Skype
5 1 (4.00%) SMTP
5 1 (4.00%) SNMP
5 1 (4.00%) SSL
5 1 (4.00%) Telnet
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Apache Hive
2 7 (28.00%) Big Data
2 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (12.00%) BigTable
3 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) SQLPlus
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.00%) Toad
2 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Data Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Python Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) JSP
4 2 (8.00%) LAMP
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
4 3 (12.00%) Equities
4 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.00%) Fintech
5 2 (8.00%) NHS
5 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) AS400
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (4.00%) PKI
6 1 (4.00%) SWIFT
6 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Data Acquisition
1 9 (36.00%) ETL
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (16.00%) Information Security
6 3 (12.00%) Data Enrichment
6 3 (12.00%) Data Governance
6 3 (12.00%) Data Security
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) Service Design
6 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) R
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) Perl
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) VBScript
7 1 (4.00%) COBOL
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) MCSA
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) RHCE
3 1 (4.00%) CISA
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) WCAG
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) HDFS
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Google
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (12.00%) Tableau
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
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