The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+37.08% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £17.50
FTP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 55 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.21% 16.82% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 12
Average daily rate £450 £260 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £260 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.66 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.39% -31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

FTP
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 5 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
2 4 (80.00%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL