The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs citing FTP 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 1.46% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £440 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 137 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.30% 9.68% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 57 46
Median daily rate £395 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £33.32 - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for FTP.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Service Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) JCL
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) ISPF
2 7 (87.50%) Time Sharing Option
3 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 6 (75.00%) Mainframe
4 5 (62.50%) Law
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
5 4 (50.00%) iSeries
5 4 (50.00%) Unix
5 4 (50.00%) Tandem
6 2 (25.00%) zOS
6 2 (25.00%) Middleware
6 2 (25.00%) B2B
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Axway
6 2 (25.00%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (12.50%) Canon
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
7 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
7 1 (12.50%) Xerox
7 1 (12.50%) SCCM

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) ISPF
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (50.00%) iSeries
3 4 (50.00%) Tandem
4 1 (12.50%) iPad
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) zOS
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Service Delivery
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JCL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Axway
2 2 (25.00%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Canon
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) Xerox