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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 121 138 94
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -44
Contract jobs citing FTP 9 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.35% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.14% 2.84% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 9
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£400 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £268 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £438 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
421 387 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.82% 12.25% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 165 144
Average daily rate £328 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 34 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
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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
Hertfordshire - 6 £438 - 1
Essex +9 3 £325 -23.52%
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 27 (65.85%) DHCP
2 24 (58.54%) DNS
3 23 (56.10%) Windows
4 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
5 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
5 20 (48.78%) IIS
6 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
6 18 (43.90%) SCOM
7 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
8 14 (34.15%) Web Services
8 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
9 13 (31.71%) SCCM
9 13 (31.71%) .NET
10 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
12 8 (19.51%) SQL
12 8 (19.51%) XML
12 8 (19.51%) VB.NET
12 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
12 8 (19.51%) SLA
12 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
13 7 (17.07%) HTTP
13 7 (17.07%) HTML
14 6 (14.63%) Wireless
14 6 (14.63%) C#
14 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
14 6 (14.63%) SOAP
14 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
14 6 (14.63%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 20 (48.78%) IIS
2 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Maximo
2 1 (2.44%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (14.63%) SaaS
4 5 (12.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) DHCP
2 24 (58.54%) DNS
3 7 (17.07%) HTTP
4 6 (14.63%) Wireless
5 5 (12.20%) Telnet
5 5 (12.20%) Firewall
6 4 (9.76%) Broadband
7 3 (7.32%) WAN
7 3 (7.32%) NAS
8 2 (4.88%) SSH
8 2 (4.88%) SSL
8 2 (4.88%) IPv4
8 2 (4.88%) IPv6
8 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.88%) Internet
8 2 (4.88%) 802.11
8 2 (4.88%) X.25
9 1 (2.44%) DWDM
9 1 (2.44%) MPLS
9 1 (2.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) DTS
3 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.88%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) Trac
3 3 (7.32%) Selenium
3 3 (7.32%) Redmine
4 2 (4.88%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Web Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) Web Services
2 13 (31.71%) .NET
3 8 (19.51%) XML
4 7 (17.07%) HTML
5 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
5 6 (14.63%) SOAP
6 5 (12.20%) REST
6 5 (12.20%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (12.20%) DHTML
6 5 (12.20%) ADO.NET
6 5 (12.20%) WinForms
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.88%) jQuery
7 2 (4.88%) Ajax
7 2 (4.88%) CGI
8 1 (2.44%) EDIFACT
8 1 (2.44%) cXML
8 1 (2.44%) SAP PI
8 1 (2.44%) JSON
8 1 (2.44%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) GIS
1 5 (12.20%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.88%) Tandem
3 2 (4.88%) STB
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
2 5 (12.20%) SOA
2 5 (12.20%) ETL
2 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
2 5 (12.20%) MVC
2 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
2 5 (12.20%) Database Tuning
2 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (9.76%) DevOps
3 4 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.32%) Project Management
4 3 (7.32%) Database Security
4 3 (7.32%) Use Case
4 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Integration Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
5 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) VB.NET
3 8 (19.51%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) C#
5 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.20%) VBScript
6 4 (9.76%) C
7 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.32%) Ruby
7 3 (7.32%) Perl
7 3 (7.32%) PHP
8 2 (4.88%) COBOL
8 2 (4.88%) Java
8 2 (4.88%) Python
9 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.44%) XQuery
9 1 (2.44%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) RosettaNet
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) SCOM
2 13 (31.71%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Citrix
2 5 (12.20%) ESRI
2 5 (12.20%) VMware
2 5 (12.20%) IBM
3 4 (9.76%) Akamai
4 2 (4.88%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
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