The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank - 92 91
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.066% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.50% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £29.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-26.41% -13.97%
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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 East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
154 201 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.41% 13.27% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 92 118
Average daily rate £350 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £293 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £24.00 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (80.00%) hybris
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (20.00%) ActionScript

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (20.00%) REXX
1 1 (20.00%) JCL
1 1 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) hybris