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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 95 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing FTP 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.064% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 2.30% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £383 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £323 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
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
194 174 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.46% 12.01% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 79 101
Average daily rate £349 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.94 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £20.00 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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 2 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Northamptonshire +5 1 £425 -24.77%
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) HTTPS
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Solr
3 4 (57.14%) hybris
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Nagios
3 4 (57.14%) Replication
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) SMTP
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Patch Management
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) HTTPS
3 4 (57.14%) SMTP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) APPN
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) iSeries
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) MVS
2 1 (14.29%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Patch Management
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) COBOL
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) RPG
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) ActionScript
1 1 (14.29%) REXX
1 1 (14.29%) JCL
1 1 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) hybris
2 1 (14.29%) NetIQ
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft