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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England / East of England
Rank 118 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing FTP 5 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.76% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 5.45% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 12
Median daily rate £220 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £225 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- -31.64%

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
357 330 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.01% 13.97% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 177 180
Median daily rate £343 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 67
Median hourly rate £21.50 £41.50 £23.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.19% +78.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Hertfordshire 0 3 £150 -71.42% 1
Essex -4 2 £398 -9.14%
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 of England region with a requirement for FTP.

1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) Internet
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) SSL
4 8 (47.06%) Firewall
5 7 (41.18%) IPsec
5 7 (41.18%) LDAP
6 6 (35.29%) HTTP
6 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (35.29%) EFT
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) WAN
7 5 (29.41%) Apache
7 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
7 5 (29.41%) LAN
7 5 (29.41%) VoIP
7 5 (29.41%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) J2EE
7 5 (29.41%) IIS
7 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
7 5 (29.41%) QA
8 4 (23.53%) Network Security
8 4 (23.53%) IMAP
8 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
8 4 (23.53%) SMTP

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (29.41%) Apache
1 5 (29.41%) IIS
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
1 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (17.65%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (11.76%) Jetty
3 2 (11.76%) Mongrel
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.76%) Google App Engine
1 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
1 10 (58.82%) Internet
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) SSL
3 7 (41.18%) IPsec
3 7 (41.18%) LDAP
4 6 (35.29%) HTTP
4 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (29.41%) LAN
5 5 (29.41%) VoIP
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) BGP
6 4 (23.53%) IMAP
6 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (23.53%) MPLS
6 4 (23.53%) Network Security
6 4 (23.53%) OSPF
6 4 (23.53%) SMTP
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
7 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Server Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) J2EE
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Servlets
4 1 (5.88%) JAX-RS
4 1 (5.88%) JAX-WS
4 1 (5.88%) JMS
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) EFT
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Unix
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
1 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Line Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) Xen
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO