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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 113 102 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing FTP 16 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.71% 1.17% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.18% 7.79% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 28
Median daily rate £214 £300 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.58% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £212 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £494 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £29.61 £22.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.56 £30.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+10.92% +49.38%
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
383 385 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.91% 14.96% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 199 274
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £248 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 36
Median hourly rate £29.61 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.30% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 9 £150 -70.00% 1
Essex -2 5 £285 +1.78%
Bedfordshire +5 3 £415 +84.44% 1
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 25 (75.76%) Internet
2 14 (42.42%) HTTP
2 14 (42.42%) Linux
3 13 (39.39%) Windows
3 13 (39.39%) DNS
4 12 (36.36%) HP
4 12 (36.36%) Unix
5 11 (33.33%) Change Management
6 10 (30.30%) Firewall
6 10 (30.30%) SSH
7 9 (27.27%) OpenView
7 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (27.27%) SAN
7 9 (27.27%) NAS
7 9 (27.27%) Opsware
7 9 (27.27%) Presales
8 8 (24.24%) Matrix Organization
8 8 (24.24%) EFT
8 8 (24.24%) SQL
8 8 (24.24%) IPsec
9 7 (21.21%) QA
9 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (21.21%) LDAP
9 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.21%) SSL
9 7 (21.21%) Virtual Team
10 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
10 6 (18.18%) VPN

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 6 (18.18%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.12%) Apache
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (9.09%) JBoss
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.03%) Jetty
5 1 (3.03%) Mongrel
5 1 (3.03%) nginx
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.03%) Google App Engine
3 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) Internet
2 14 (42.42%) HTTP
3 13 (39.39%) DNS
4 10 (30.30%) Firewall
4 10 (30.30%) SSH
5 9 (27.27%) NAS
5 9 (27.27%) SAN
6 8 (24.24%) IPsec
7 7 (21.21%) LDAP
7 7 (21.21%) SSL
7 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
8 6 (18.18%) BGP
8 6 (18.18%) DHCP
8 6 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (18.18%) Network Security
8 6 (18.18%) OSPF
8 6 (18.18%) SMTP
8 6 (18.18%) VPN
9 5 (15.15%) LAN
9 5 (15.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) ERwin
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) Toad
1 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Technical Leader
2 7 (21.21%) Service Desk Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Web Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
2 4 (12.12%) J2EE
3 3 (9.09%) Middleware
4 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
4 2 (6.06%) Servlets
4 2 (6.06%) SOAP
5 1 (3.03%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.03%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.03%) JAX-WS
5 1 (3.03%) JDBC
5 1 (3.03%) JMS
5 1 (3.03%) JMX
5 1 (3.03%) JSP
5 1 (3.03%) REST
5 1 (3.03%) Spring
5 1 (3.03%) Struts
5 1 (3.03%) Swing
5 1 (3.03%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) EFT
2 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.21%) Virtual Team
3 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) Unix
4 3 (9.09%) AIX
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Change Management
2 9 (27.27%) Presales
2 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (24.24%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Server Hardening
5 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) High Availability
6 1 (3.03%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.03%) Network Management
6 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.03%) CCIE
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Firmware
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) NFS
2 2 (6.06%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) OpenView
2 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) SCOM
4 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) HP
2 9 (27.27%) Opsware
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.03%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) Mitel
6 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.03%) TIBCO