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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 154 173 185
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Contract jobs citing FTP 12 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.32% 2.72% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 10
Median daily rate £454 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.76% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £21.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-30.31% -46.18%
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
517 589 830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.34% 12.94% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 446 545
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £298 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 26
Median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.47 £27.68 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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
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 1 October 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 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 9 (36.00%) Python
5 8 (32.00%) ETL
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (28.00%) Apache Hive
6 7 (28.00%) Big Data
6 7 (28.00%) HDFS
6 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
6 7 (28.00%) R
6 7 (28.00%) Data Acquisition
7 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (24.00%) TDD
7 6 (24.00%) Information Security
7 6 (24.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (24.00%) Unix
7 6 (24.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 5 (20.00%) PHP
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle
8 5 (20.00%) Java
8 5 (20.00%) HP
8 5 (20.00%) HTTP
8 5 (20.00%) DevOps
9 4 (16.00%) Jenkins

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 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Exstream
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) SSH
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) LDAP
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
4 2 (8.00%) SMTP
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) 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%) SQLPlus
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (8.00%) Toad
3 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
4 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 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Data Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Hadoop Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Integration Architect
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) SOAP
5 2 (8.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (8.00%) JSP
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) EJB
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) JMS
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) LAMP
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (4.00%) WinForms
6 1 (4.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Equities
3 3 (12.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.00%) PKI
4 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.00%) Fintech
5 1 (4.00%) AS400
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) NHS
5 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) AIX
4 2 (8.00%) Debian
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) SUSE
4 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ETL
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Data Acquisition
3 6 (24.00%) Information Security
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.00%) Data Enrichment
6 3 (12.00%) Data Governance
6 3 (12.00%) Data Security
6 3 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Service Design
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) R
4 5 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) PHP
5 4 (16.00%) Perl
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.00%) Ruby
7 2 (8.00%) VBScript
8 1 (4.00%) COBOL
8 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) CISA
2 3 (12.00%) CISM
2 3 (12.00%) CISSP
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
1 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) HDFS
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) NFS
3 2 (8.00%) Postfix
3 2 (8.00%) Squid
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) PowerHA
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Cacti
2 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) HP
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (12.00%) Google
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (12.00%) Tableau
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
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