The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK / England
Rank 448 429 450
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Contract jobs citing FTP 113 187 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 2.72% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 105 93
Median daily rate £475 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.70%
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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6137 6876 7139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 14.46% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3840 4134 3985
Median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 298 425
Median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in England

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in England

FTP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram in England

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in England

FTP
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 19 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
London +17 45 £500 +23.07% 15
South East -22 33 £475 +52.00% 5
North West +38 12 £375 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire +17 6 £440 +44.26%
South West - 6 £550 -
East of England -5 5 £220 -49.71% 4
East Midlands -2 3 £500 +17.64% 3
West Midlands +2 1 £275 -8.33% 5
North East -27 1 £450 +8.04% 2
FTP
UK

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for FTP.

1 109 (42.75%) Linux
2 91 (35.69%) Windows
3 85 (33.33%) DNS
4 83 (32.55%) HTTP
5 77 (30.20%) Finance
6 76 (29.80%) TCP/IP
7 74 (29.02%) Unix
8 70 (27.45%) Microsoft
9 68 (26.67%) SSL
10 59 (23.14%) SQL
11 57 (22.35%) VMware
12 56 (21.96%) Java
13 55 (21.57%) IBM
14 53 (20.78%) IIS
15 51 (20.00%) DHCP
16 50 (19.61%) Firewall
17 49 (19.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 45 (17.65%) Oracle
18 45 (17.65%) SQL Server
19 44 (17.25%) Puppet
20 42 (16.47%) Apache
21 41 (16.08%) IPsec
22 40 (15.69%) Configuration Management
23 39 (15.29%) Red Hat
23 39 (15.29%) SMTP
23 39 (15.29%) SSH
23 39 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
24 38 (14.90%) WebSphere
25 37 (14.51%) DevOps
26 35 (13.73%) Jenkins

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 53 (20.78%) IIS
2 42 (16.47%) Apache
3 38 (14.90%) WebSphere
4 33 (12.94%) Tomcat
5 25 (9.80%) Jetty
5 25 (9.80%) Mongrel
5 25 (9.80%) nginx
6 11 (4.31%) JBoss
7 10 (3.92%) MS Exchange
8 9 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (2.75%) SAS
11 5 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (1.96%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.96%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (1.57%) Skype for Business
13 3 (1.18%) CMS
13 3 (1.18%) Mule
13 3 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.96%) MS Office
2 5 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.78%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.57%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.18%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.18%) Exstream
3 3 (1.18%) Unica
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.39%) HFM
5 1 (0.39%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.39%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.39%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.39%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 39 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
2 25 (9.80%) Google App Engine
2 25 (9.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (4.71%) Boomi
5 4 (1.57%) IaaS
5 4 (1.57%) iPaaS
5 4 (1.57%) PaaS
5 4 (1.57%) SaaS
6 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.78%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.78%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 85 (33.33%) DNS
2 83 (32.55%) HTTP
3 76 (29.80%) TCP/IP
4 68 (26.67%) SSL
5 51 (20.00%) DHCP
6 50 (19.61%) Firewall
7 41 (16.08%) IPsec
8 39 (15.29%) SMTP
8 39 (15.29%) SSH
9 31 (12.16%) HTTPS
10 27 (10.59%) VPN
11 25 (9.80%) Internet
12 19 (7.45%) SAN
13 18 (7.06%) NAS
13 18 (7.06%) SNMP
14 17 (6.67%) WAN
15 16 (6.27%) Telnet
16 15 (5.88%) BGP
16 15 (5.88%) LDAP
16 15 (5.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.24%) MySQL
3 15 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.14%) Big Data
6 8 (3.14%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.75%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.35%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.96%) DB2
9 5 (1.96%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.96%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.57%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.57%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.18%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.18%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 35 (13.73%) Jenkins
2 29 (11.37%) Travis CI
3 8 (3.14%) ClearCase
3 8 (3.14%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.75%) Subversion
4 7 (2.75%) XMLSpy
5 6 (2.35%) Ant
5 6 (2.35%) Metasploit
5 6 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (2.35%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (2.35%) SoapUI
5 6 (2.35%) StarTeam
6 5 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.96%) Maven
7 4 (1.57%) Checkstyle
7 4 (1.57%) IntelliJ
7 4 (1.57%) JUnit
7 4 (1.57%) XMLUnit
8 3 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.18%) Vagrant
General
1 77 (30.20%) Finance
2 27 (10.59%) Telecoms
3 23 (9.02%) Banking
4 15 (5.88%) Marketing
5 14 (5.49%) Electronics
6 12 (4.71%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.75%) Retail
8 5 (1.96%) Law
9 4 (1.57%) Front Office
9 4 (1.57%) Legal
10 3 (1.18%) Advertising
10 3 (1.18%) Back Office
11 2 (0.78%) Billing
11 2 (0.78%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Automotive
12 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.39%) French Language
12 1 (0.39%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 48 (18.82%) Developer
2 20 (7.84%) Administrator
3 16 (6.27%) Analyst
4 15 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (5.49%) Architect
6 13 (5.10%) Network Engineer
7 12 (4.71%) Support Engineer
7 12 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (4.31%) Unix Administrator
9 10 (3.92%) Consultant
10 9 (3.53%) ETL Developer
10 9 (3.53%) Storage Administrator
11 7 (2.75%) Applications Support
11 7 (2.75%) Data Engineer
11 7 (2.75%) Design Engineer
11 7 (2.75%) Java Developer
11 7 (2.75%) Network Design Engineer
12 6 (2.35%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.73%) Web Services
2 33 (12.94%) .NET
3 31 (12.16%) J2EE
4 27 (10.59%) SOAP
4 27 (10.59%) XML
5 26 (10.20%) Middleware
5 26 (10.20%) Servlets
6 21 (8.24%) REST
7 18 (7.06%) HTML
8 17 (6.67%) JDBC
8 17 (6.67%) JMS
9 15 (5.88%) CSS
10 11 (4.31%) ISPF
10 11 (4.31%) XSD
10 11 (4.31%) XSL
11 9 (3.53%) RESTful
12 8 (3.14%) WSDL
12 8 (3.14%) XSLT
13 7 (2.75%) Apache Axis
14 6 (2.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.10%) Mainframe
4 12 (4.71%) Enterprise Storage
4 12 (4.71%) iSeries
4 12 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.31%) Clustering
5 11 (4.31%) DataPower
5 11 (4.31%) Tandem
6 9 (3.53%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.75%) EMC VNX
7 7 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.75%) Replication
8 6 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.35%) EFT
9 5 (1.96%) CESG
9 5 (1.96%) IPTV
9 5 (1.96%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (1.96%) PKI
9 5 (1.96%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 109 (42.75%) Linux
2 91 (35.69%) Windows
3 74 (29.02%) Unix
4 31 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (7.84%) Windows Server
6 19 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (6.27%) Solaris
8 14 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.49%) zOS
9 11 (4.31%) Ubuntu
10 10 (3.92%) CentOS
10 10 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (3.14%) AIX
11 8 (3.14%) Android
12 7 (2.75%) SUSE
13 5 (1.96%) HPUX
13 5 (1.96%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.57%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.18%) MVS
16 2 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (15.69%) Configuration Management
2 37 (14.51%) DevOps
3 30 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (10.98%) Open Source
6 21 (8.24%) ITIL
6 21 (8.24%) SOA
7 18 (7.06%) High Availability
7 18 (7.06%) Load Balancing
8 17 (6.67%) B2B
8 17 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 16 (6.27%) ETL
10 14 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (5.49%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (5.49%) SDLC
11 12 (4.71%) Change Management
11 12 (4.71%) Digital Marketing
11 12 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (4.71%) Programme Management
11 12 (4.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (23.14%) SQL
2 56 (21.96%) Java
3 19 (7.45%) Perl
3 19 (7.45%) PowerShell
3 19 (7.45%) Python
4 15 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 15 (5.88%) JCL
5 14 (5.49%) C
6 13 (5.10%) JavaScript
6 13 (5.10%) T-SQL
7 12 (4.71%) PHP
8 11 (4.31%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.14%) ActionScript
9 8 (3.14%) ActionScript 2.0
10 7 (2.75%) C#
10 7 (2.75%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.35%) ActionScript 3.0
12 5 (1.96%) XPath
13 4 (1.57%) COBOL
13 4 (1.57%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (10.59%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (5.10%) CCNA
3 13 (5.10%) CCNP
3 13 (5.10%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.71%) CISSP
4 12 (4.71%) Degree
5 9 (3.53%) CEH
5 9 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.14%) AWS Certification
7 7 (2.75%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.35%) RHCT
9 5 (1.96%) CCIE
9 5 (1.96%) CESG Certified Professional
9 5 (1.96%) JNCIA
9 5 (1.96%) MCSA
9 5 (1.96%) MCSE
10 4 (1.57%) CCIP
10 4 (1.57%) CISA
10 4 (1.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.84%) QA
2 5 (1.96%) SLA
3 4 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.78%) IFRS
5 2 (0.78%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.39%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.39%) RMADS
6 1 (0.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 49 (19.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (10.20%) Xen
3 21 (8.24%) Active Directory
4 17 (6.67%) NFS
5 14 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (4.71%) Time Sharing Option
6 12 (4.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 10 (3.92%) Veritas File System
8 8 (3.14%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (2.35%) Hyper-V
9 6 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (2.35%) vSphere
10 5 (1.96%) Sendmail
10 5 (1.96%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.57%) Firmware
11 4 (1.57%) HDFS
12 3 (1.18%) Docker
12 3 (1.18%) Samba
12 3 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 44 (17.25%) Puppet
2 16 (6.27%) Nagios
3 14 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (4.71%) NetBackup
5 11 (4.31%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (3.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 8 (3.14%) EMC Navisphere
8 6 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (2.35%) SCCM
9 5 (1.96%) SCOM
9 5 (1.96%) Tivoli NetView
10 4 (1.57%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (1.18%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (1.18%) QRadar
11 3 (1.18%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (1.18%) vRealize
12 2 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 70 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 57 (22.35%) VMware
3 55 (21.57%) IBM
4 45 (17.65%) Oracle
5 39 (15.29%) Red Hat
6 28 (10.98%) Cisco
6 28 (10.98%) HP
7 27 (10.59%) Google
7 27 (10.59%) SAP
8 19 (7.45%) Veritas
9 15 (5.88%) Axway
10 14 (5.49%) EMC
10 14 (5.49%) Sun
11 13 (5.10%) NetApp
12 12 (4.71%) Dell
13 11 (4.31%) Brocade
14 10 (3.92%) CA
14 10 (3.92%) IBM Sterling
15 9 (3.53%) Splunk
15 9 (3.53%) Symantec
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