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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 424 457 421
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -36
Contract jobs citing FTP 199 170 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.57% 2.28% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 114 102
Median daily rate £418 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.09% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £522 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £29.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £30.00
FTP
UK

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
7753 7443 6623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.92% 14.66% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4804 4269 3590
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 438 372
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 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
London 0 60 £500 +33.33% 13
South East +33 55 £410 +2.82% 5
Yorkshire +18 33 £500 +73.91% 3
North East -55 14 £290 +0.69% 1
North West -19 13 £367 +22.60% 6
East of England +7 9 £438 -2.77% 2
South West +5 6 £393 +26.61%
East Midlands +6 3 - - 2
West Midlands -19 3 £280 -3.86% 1
FTP
UK

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for FTP.

1 127 (33.96%) DNS
2 126 (33.69%) HTTP
2 126 (33.69%) Windows
3 120 (32.09%) Linux
4 111 (29.68%) Microsoft
5 110 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 93 (24.87%) Firewall
7 88 (23.53%) Unix
8 84 (22.46%) DHCP
9 78 (20.86%) Java
9 78 (20.86%) IPsec
10 74 (19.79%) WebSphere
11 71 (18.98%) Finance
12 69 (18.45%) SSL
13 65 (17.38%) VPN
14 64 (17.11%) Cisco
14 64 (17.11%) Security Cleared
15 63 (16.84%) IBM
16 59 (15.78%) IIS
17 57 (15.24%) Configuration Management
18 56 (14.97%) Puppet
19 52 (13.90%) SC Cleared
20 51 (13.64%) Oracle
21 50 (13.37%) VMware
22 47 (12.57%) SQL
22 47 (12.57%) Python
22 47 (12.57%) Internet
23 46 (12.30%) DevOps
24 45 (12.03%) SMTP
25 44 (11.76%) SQL Server

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 74 (19.79%) WebSphere
2 59 (15.78%) IIS
3 34 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 31 (8.29%) Jetty
4 31 (8.29%) nginx
5 25 (6.68%) MQSeries
6 18 (4.81%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 15 (4.01%) Apache
8 14 (3.74%) MS Exchange
9 13 (3.48%) Skype for Business
10 10 (2.67%) CMS
11 8 (2.14%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.34%) WordPress
14 4 (1.07%) JBoss
15 3 (0.80%) Drupal
15 3 (0.80%) ExpressionEngine
15 3 (0.80%) Joomla!
15 3 (0.80%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 27 (7.22%) MS Office
2 19 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.14%) ProjectWise
5 6 (1.60%) MS Project
6 5 (1.34%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.07%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.27%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (0.80%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.53%) Exstream
3 1 (0.27%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.27%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.27%) Maximo
3 1 (0.27%) Movex
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.01%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (4.01%) Google App Engine
3 15 (4.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (2.67%) Boomi
5 5 (1.34%) Office 365
6 4 (1.07%) GitHub
7 3 (0.80%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.80%) IaaS
7 3 (0.80%) MailChimp
7 3 (0.80%) PaaS
8 2 (0.53%) SaaS
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 127 (33.96%) DNS
2 126 (33.69%) HTTP
3 110 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 93 (24.87%) Firewall
5 84 (22.46%) DHCP
6 78 (20.86%) IPsec
7 69 (18.45%) SSL
8 65 (17.38%) VPN
9 47 (12.57%) Internet
10 45 (12.03%) SMTP
11 41 (10.96%) SSH
12 32 (8.56%) HTTPS
13 30 (8.02%) LDAP
14 29 (7.75%) BGP
15 28 (7.49%) NetScaler
16 26 (6.95%) OSPF
16 26 (6.95%) Reverse Proxy
17 25 (6.68%) Network Security
18 20 (5.35%) SNMP
19 19 (5.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.49%) MongoDB
3 26 (6.95%) MySQL
4 19 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (3.21%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.21%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.41%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.87%) DB2
10 6 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.80%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.80%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.53%) MS Access
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 44 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 37 (9.89%) Travis CI
3 10 (2.67%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (2.67%) StarTeam
4 9 (2.41%) XMLSpy
5 6 (1.60%) ClearCase
5 6 (1.60%) LoadRunner
5 6 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (1.07%) JIRA
6 4 (1.07%) LoadUI
6 4 (1.07%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.80%) Ant
7 3 (0.80%) ChangeMan
7 3 (0.80%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.80%) Gradle
7 3 (0.80%) Maven
7 3 (0.80%) Metasploit
7 3 (0.80%) Selenium
7 3 (0.80%) Sublime Text
7 3 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 71 (18.98%) Finance
2 13 (3.48%) Banking
3 11 (2.94%) Publishing
4 10 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.60%) Front Office
6 5 (1.34%) Back Office
6 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.34%) Marketing
7 4 (1.07%) Billing
7 4 (1.07%) Games
7 4 (1.07%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.80%) Legal
9 2 (0.53%) Advertising
9 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.53%) Electronics
9 2 (0.53%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.53%) Retail
10 1 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 59 (15.78%) Analyst
2 54 (14.44%) Developer
3 37 (9.89%) Network Engineer
4 31 (8.29%) Consultant
5 29 (7.75%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (5.88%) Architect
7 21 (5.61%) Linux Engineer
8 20 (5.35%) Administrator
8 20 (5.35%) Web Analyst
9 17 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 15 (4.01%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (4.01%) Support Engineer
11 13 (3.48%) Designer
11 13 (3.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 12 (3.21%) Senior DevOps
12 12 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.21%) Web Consultant
12 12 (3.21%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
13 11 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 11 (2.94%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (10.43%) Web Services
2 36 (9.63%) SOAP
3 35 (9.36%) Middleware
4 34 (9.09%) J2EE
5 31 (8.29%) Servlets
5 31 (8.29%) XML
6 30 (8.02%) .NET
7 26 (6.95%) REST
8 20 (5.35%) IBM Integration Bus
8 20 (5.35%) ISPF
8 20 (5.35%) JMS
8 20 (5.35%) WebSphere MQ
9 14 (3.74%) LAMP
10 13 (3.48%) HTML
10 13 (3.48%) LAPP Stack
10 13 (3.48%) LEMP Stack
11 12 (3.21%) CSS
12 11 (2.94%) EDI
12 11 (2.94%) WSDL
12 11 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
1 26 (6.95%) Data Centre
1 26 (6.95%) Management Information System
2 24 (6.42%) Mainframe
3 21 (5.61%) Client/Server
4 16 (4.28%) DataPower
5 13 (3.48%) IBM Mainframe
6 12 (3.21%) CESG
6 12 (3.21%) Cryptography
7 10 (2.67%) iPad
8 9 (2.41%) Tandem
9 8 (2.14%) SWIFT
10 7 (1.87%) Clustering
10 7 (1.87%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.60%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.60%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.60%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.60%) iSeries
12 5 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.34%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 126 (33.69%) Windows
2 120 (32.09%) Linux
3 88 (23.53%) Unix
4 23 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (5.08%) Windows Server
6 17 (4.55%) CentOS
6 17 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (4.01%) Windows Vista
8 13 (3.48%) zOS
9 12 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.94%) MVS
10 11 (2.94%) SUSE
10 11 (2.94%) Ubuntu
11 10 (2.67%) AIX
11 10 (2.67%) Windows XP
12 9 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (2.14%) Windows 8
14 7 (1.87%) Solaris
15 5 (1.34%) Windows 7
16 4 (1.07%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (15.24%) Configuration Management
2 46 (12.30%) DevOps
3 41 (10.96%) ITIL
4 38 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (10.16%) Migration
5 33 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (6.95%) Project Management
7 25 (6.68%) Change Management
8 21 (5.61%) Load Balancing
8 21 (5.61%) Open Source
9 20 (5.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (4.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (4.81%) Service Delivery
11 17 (4.55%) ITIL V3
11 17 (4.55%) OOP
11 17 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (4.55%) SOA
12 16 (4.28%) Asset Management
12 16 (4.28%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (4.28%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (20.86%) Java
2 47 (12.57%) Python
2 47 (12.57%) SQL
3 38 (10.16%) Perl
4 33 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 29 (7.75%) Shell Script
6 20 (5.35%) JCL
7 19 (5.08%) Ruby
8 18 (4.81%) REXX
9 15 (4.01%) JavaScript
10 14 (3.74%) C
11 12 (3.21%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.41%) PHP
12 9 (2.41%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.14%) ActionScript
13 8 (2.14%) ActionScript 2.0
14 7 (1.87%) AWK
14 7 (1.87%) sed
15 5 (1.34%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (17.11%) Security Cleared
2 52 (13.90%) SC Cleared
3 27 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (7.22%) Degree
4 18 (4.81%) CCNP
5 14 (3.74%) CISSP
6 12 (3.21%) CCNA
6 12 (3.21%) CESG Certified Professional
7 10 (2.67%) CEH
8 9 (2.41%) JNCIS
9 4 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.07%) CCIE
9 4 (1.07%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.80%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.80%) CCNP Voice
11 2 (0.53%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.53%) CISA
11 2 (0.53%) CISM
11 2 (0.53%) SANS
11 2 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.74%) QA
2 10 (2.67%) HL7
3 8 (2.14%) RMADS
3 8 (2.14%) SLA
4 6 (1.60%) SEPA
5 5 (1.34%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.80%) BS7799
6 3 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.80%) WCAG
7 2 (0.53%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (10.96%) Active Directory
3 23 (6.15%) Samba
4 20 (5.35%) Time Sharing Option
4 20 (5.35%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (4.81%) UAG
6 12 (3.21%) Sendmail
7 11 (2.94%) Xen
8 9 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (2.14%) NFS
9 8 (2.14%) StorNext
10 7 (1.87%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 7 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.60%) Docker
12 5 (1.34%) XenApp
13 3 (0.80%) KVM
13 3 (0.80%) PowerHA
13 3 (0.80%) Squid
13 3 (0.80%) vSphere
14 2 (0.53%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 56 (14.97%) Puppet
2 29 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (6.42%) Nagios
4 11 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (2.67%) Ansible
5 10 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (2.67%) Control-M
6 7 (1.87%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.07%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.07%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.80%) Cacti
8 3 (0.80%) SCCM
9 2 (0.53%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.53%) DameWare
9 2 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.53%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.53%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 111 (29.68%) Microsoft
2 64 (17.11%) Cisco
3 63 (16.84%) IBM
4 51 (13.64%) Oracle
5 50 (13.37%) VMware
6 39 (10.43%) Red Hat
7 35 (9.36%) CheckPoint
8 33 (8.82%) HP
9 30 (8.02%) Citrix
10 27 (7.22%) F5
11 25 (6.68%) NetApp
12 19 (5.08%) Google
13 15 (4.01%) Juniper
14 12 (3.21%) CA
14 12 (3.21%) Dell
14 12 (3.21%) Fortinet
14 12 (3.21%) SAP
15 11 (2.94%) Adobe
15 11 (2.94%) Palo Alto
16 10 (2.67%) BMC
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