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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England / East Midlands
Rank 87 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing FTP 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.41% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.62% 2.68% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.19 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+20.24% +54.01%

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
191 224 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.91% 15.17% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 124 95
Median daily rate £310 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.45 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £23.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 3 £425 -
Leicestershire - 2 £300 -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for FTP.

1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) iPlanet
4 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (20.00%) LDAP
4 2 (20.00%) Cognos
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Grid Computing
4 2 (20.00%) Clustering
4 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) iPlanet
1 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (20.00%) AS400 Developer
2 2 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) RPG Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (20.00%) AS400
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (20.00%) HP Storage
2 2 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) QMS
2 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (20.00%) COBOL
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) RPG
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (20.00%) OpenView
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (20.00%) BEA
2 2 (20.00%) BMC
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp
2 2 (20.00%) Opsware
2 2 (20.00%) Qualys
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas
2 2 (20.00%) VMware