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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 170 171 180
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing FTP 26 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.47% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.59% 4.03% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 16
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£475 £475 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% -17.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.82 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £30.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-33.05% +42.35%
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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
725 769 871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.97% 11.56% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 491 576
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 31 49
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.20 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Finance
3 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
4 14 (29.79%) DNS
5 13 (27.66%) DHCP
6 11 (23.40%) Linux
6 11 (23.40%) Banking
7 10 (21.28%) SQL
7 10 (21.28%) IIS
7 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
8 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
8 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
8 9 (19.15%) .NET
9 8 (17.02%) MS Office
9 8 (17.02%) Retail
9 8 (17.02%) VMware
9 8 (17.02%) Quantitative Risk Management
10 7 (14.89%) SCOM
10 7 (14.89%) Oracle
10 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
11 6 (12.77%) AS400
11 6 (12.77%) HTTP
11 6 (12.77%) RPG
11 6 (12.77%) XML
11 6 (12.77%) Degree
11 6 (12.77%) RPG IV
12 5 (10.64%) SCCM
12 5 (10.64%) Marketing
12 5 (10.64%) Digital Marketing

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 10 (21.28%) IIS
2 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.51%) Confluence
3 3 (6.38%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.13%) Jetty
5 1 (2.13%) nginx
5 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.13%) JBoss
5 1 (2.13%) Gentran
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Markit EDM
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.13%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) DNS
2 13 (27.66%) DHCP
3 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.77%) HTTP
5 4 (8.51%) SSL
5 4 (8.51%) WinSCP
6 3 (6.38%) Internet
7 2 (4.26%) Wireless
7 2 (4.26%) SMTP
8 1 (2.13%) DMZ
8 1 (2.13%) SNMP
8 1 (2.13%) LDAP
8 1 (2.13%) WAN
8 1 (2.13%) POP3
8 1 (2.13%) IPsec
8 1 (2.13%) SSH
8 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.13%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (2.13%) ICMP
8 1 (2.13%) NNTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MS Access
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Toad
1 2 (4.26%) Subversion
1 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Retail
4 5 (10.64%) Marketing
5 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
5 4 (8.51%) International Banking
6 3 (6.38%) Online Betting
7 2 (4.26%) Billing
8 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.13%) Law
8 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.13%) Publishing
8 1 (2.13%) Games
8 1 (2.13%) Front Office
8 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Analyst Programmer
2 7 (14.89%) Programmer
2 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Architect
3 5 (10.64%) RPG Programmer
3 5 (10.64%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Web Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Report Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.26%) Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) XML
3 4 (8.51%) XSD
4 3 (6.38%) Middleware
4 3 (6.38%) Web Services
5 2 (4.26%) WCF
6 1 (2.13%) J2EE
6 1 (2.13%) Servlets
6 1 (2.13%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) AS400
2 2 (4.26%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Market Risk
2 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.26%) Smartcard
2 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.26%) iSeries
3 1 (2.13%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) DTV
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) GIS
3 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Linux
3 5 (10.64%) UNIX
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Vista
4 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.38%) AIX
5 3 (6.38%) Solaris
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Android
6 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.13%) SUSE
6 1 (2.13%) Debian
6 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
2 8 (17.02%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 5 (10.64%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.38%) ETL
5 3 (6.38%) Migration
5 3 (6.38%) Business Transformation
5 3 (6.38%) DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.26%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Validation
6 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL
6 2 (4.26%) UML
6 2 (4.26%) OO
6 2 (4.26%) CRM
6 2 (4.26%) Investment Management
6 2 (4.26%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) RPG
2 6 (12.77%) RPG IV
3 4 (8.51%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) RPG/400
5 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.13%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MBA
3 2 (4.26%) MCP
3 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 2 (4.26%) MCT
3 2 (4.26%) CCIE
3 2 (4.26%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MCDST
3 2 (4.26%) MCITP
3 2 (4.26%) CFA
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) GIAC
4 1 (2.13%) GCIA
4 1 (2.13%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) DFS Replication
2 2 (4.26%) Xen
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) Postfix
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.13%) Squid
3 1 (2.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCOM
2 5 (10.64%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) Nagios
4 1 (2.13%) Control-M
4 1 (2.13%) Cacti
4 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle
4 4 (8.51%) HP
4 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.38%) Reuters
5 3 (6.38%) Bloomberg
5 3 (6.38%) Calypso
5 3 (6.38%) SunGard
5 3 (6.38%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) Charles River
6 2 (4.26%) CQG
7 1 (2.13%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.13%) Akamai
7 1 (2.13%) Fiserv
7 1 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Cognos
7 1 (2.13%) IBM
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