The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 121 122 132
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing FTP 3 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.41% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 2.45% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 4
Average daily rate £438 £425 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +44.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £215 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £475 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+37.08% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £17.50
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
352 449 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.87% 16.86% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 220 167
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 58 34
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

FTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

FTP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Hertfordshire +2 2 £463 +2.77% 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £438 -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Perl
3 8 (28.57%) Web Services
3 8 (28.57%) IBM
3 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 8 (28.57%) Puppet
4 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
4 7 (25.00%) DHCP
4 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (25.00%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (21.43%) Degree
5 6 (21.43%) Python
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 6 (21.43%) ETL
5 6 (21.43%) DNS
5 6 (21.43%) Remedy
5 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (17.86%) Ganglia
6 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
6 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) Docker
6 5 (17.86%) GPFS
6 5 (17.86%) Nagios
6 5 (17.86%) Telnet
6 5 (17.86%) NFS

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Jetty
2 2 (7.14%) NetWeaver
2 2 (7.14%) nginx
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Maximo
2 2 (7.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.71%) Google App Engine
2 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (10.71%) IaaS
2 3 (10.71%) PaaS
2 3 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DHCP
2 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) Telnet
4 4 (14.29%) Firewall
4 4 (14.29%) HTTP
4 4 (14.29%) PuTTY
4 4 (14.29%) SSH
4 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.29%) Telepresence
4 4 (14.29%) WebEx
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (10.71%) IPsec
5 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 3 (10.71%) SSL
5 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.57%) ADSL
6 1 (3.57%) Broadband
6 1 (3.57%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.71%) GIS
3 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 3 (10.71%) FogBugz
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Travis CI
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Redmine
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) Trac
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Applications Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Integration Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) SOAP
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) BAPI
4 2 (7.14%) EDI
4 2 (7.14%) J2EE
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (7.14%) SAP PI
4 2 (7.14%) SAPUI5
4 2 (7.14%) Servlets
4 2 (7.14%) WSDL
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) MFC
5 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Biology
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.86%) Life Science
2 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
2 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) HPUX
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 6 (21.43%) ETL
3 5 (17.86%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (17.86%) Time Management
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Data Transformation
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 3 (10.71%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (10.71%) Test Management
5 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Perl
2 6 (21.43%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) ABAP
5 2 (7.14%) C
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Docker
1 5 (17.86%) GPFS
1 5 (17.86%) NFS
2 4 (14.29%) vSphere
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Puppet
2 5 (17.86%) Ganglia
2 5 (17.86%) Nagios
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) IBM
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 6 (21.43%) Remedy
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) Tandberg
5 3 (10.71%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) ESRI
5 3 (10.71%) Forcepoint
5 3 (10.71%) Google
5 3 (10.71%) Juniper
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp