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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 85 96 89
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing FTP 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 1.47% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £250 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -1.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £368
% change year-on-year
+25.20% -18.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-45.27% -1.33%
FTP
England

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
234 204 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.79% 13.18% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 86 85
Average daily rate £345 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £415 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 35 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.16 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £85.90 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £22.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.95%

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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) DTS
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (40.00%) WAI
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Kentico
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
1 2 (40.00%) DTS
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) AIX Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (20.00%) F5