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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 468 402 424
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +22
Contract jobs citing FTP 157 243 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.05% 3.32% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 148 135
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.53 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.31% -17.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £21.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-30.31% -46.18%
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
7640 7314 7898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.40% 13.86% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4705 4264 4449
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 496 449
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -11 53 £411 +2.81% 8
South East -11 33 £395 +12.85% 5
North West +2 20 £400 -11.11% 5
East of England -1 16 £488 +50.00% 4
Yorkshire -4 15 £463 -7.50% 2
East Midlands - 9 £400 - 1
North East -43 6 £492 -1.70%
South West +11 2 £371 -17.50% 2
West Midlands -33 1 £375 -1.96% 2
FTP
UK

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 148 (42.29%) HTTP
2 126 (36.00%) Windows
3 118 (33.71%) Linux
4 106 (30.29%) TCP/IP
5 101 (28.86%) Unix
6 97 (27.71%) Microsoft
7 83 (23.71%) DNS
8 75 (21.43%) Firewall
8 75 (21.43%) Finance
9 74 (21.14%) Java
10 73 (20.86%) Oracle
11 71 (20.29%) VMware
12 69 (19.71%) SQL Server
13 64 (18.29%) SQL
13 64 (18.29%) IPsec
13 64 (18.29%) WebSphere
14 62 (17.71%) DHCP
15 57 (16.29%) SSL
16 56 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 56 (16.00%) Puppet
17 55 (15.71%) IIS
18 52 (14.86%) IBM
19 51 (14.57%) HP
19 51 (14.57%) Python
20 50 (14.29%) SSH
20 50 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
21 49 (14.00%) DevOps
22 48 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
22 48 (13.71%) VPN
22 48 (13.71%) Red Hat

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 64 (18.29%) WebSphere
2 55 (15.71%) IIS
3 35 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 30 (8.57%) Apache
5 29 (8.29%) nginx
6 28 (8.00%) Jetty
6 28 (8.00%) Mongrel
7 21 (6.00%) MQSeries
8 16 (4.57%) MS Exchange
9 13 (3.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (3.14%) Skype for Business
11 8 (2.29%) Oracle Service Bus
12 7 (2.00%) JBoss
13 6 (1.71%) SharePoint
14 5 (1.43%) iPlanet
14 5 (1.43%) WebLogic
14 5 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
15 4 (1.14%) SAS
16 3 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.29%) MS Office
2 15 (4.29%) MS Project
3 6 (1.71%) ProjectWise
4 5 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.29%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.86%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.86%) Unica
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.57%) Exstream
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.29%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.29%) Maximo
4 1 (0.29%) Movex
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (3.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (3.43%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (3.43%) Google App Engine
6 10 (2.86%) Boomi
7 7 (2.00%) Office 365
8 5 (1.43%) IaaS
9 4 (1.14%) PaaS
9 4 (1.14%) SaaS
10 2 (0.57%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 148 (42.29%) HTTP
2 106 (30.29%) TCP/IP
3 83 (23.71%) DNS
4 75 (21.43%) Firewall
5 64 (18.29%) IPsec
6 62 (17.71%) DHCP
7 57 (16.29%) SSL
8 50 (14.29%) SSH
9 48 (13.71%) VPN
10 46 (13.14%) Internet
11 44 (12.57%) HTTPS
12 37 (10.57%) SMTP
13 31 (8.86%) NAS
14 26 (7.43%) SAN
15 22 (6.29%) LDAP
16 20 (5.71%) Network Security
17 17 (4.86%) BGP
18 15 (4.29%) OSPF
19 14 (4.00%) Telnet
20 12 (3.43%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 44 (12.57%) MySQL
3 26 (7.43%) MongoDB
4 20 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 20 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (3.71%) RDBMS
9 12 (3.43%) DB2
10 10 (2.86%) NoSQL
11 9 (2.57%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (2.29%) Big Data
12 8 (2.29%) Hadoop
13 7 (2.00%) Apache Hive
14 4 (1.14%) MS Access
14 4 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.86%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 43 (12.29%) Jenkins
2 35 (10.00%) Travis CI
3 10 (2.86%) XMLSpy
4 7 (2.00%) ClearCase
4 7 (2.00%) Toad
5 6 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (1.43%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.43%) HP UFT
6 5 (1.43%) JIRA
6 5 (1.43%) Metasploit
6 5 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (1.14%) StarTeam
8 3 (0.86%) ChangeMan
8 3 (0.86%) JMeter
8 3 (0.86%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.86%) Selenium
8 3 (0.86%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.86%) Subversion
8 3 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (21.43%) Finance
2 24 (6.86%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.57%) Marketing
4 14 (4.00%) Banking
5 13 (3.71%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.43%) Electronics
7 6 (1.71%) Retail
8 5 (1.43%) Advertising
9 4 (1.14%) Games
9 4 (1.14%) Publishing
10 3 (0.86%) Back Office
10 3 (0.86%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.86%) Legal
10 3 (0.86%) Local Government
11 2 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (13.43%) Developer
2 38 (10.86%) Analyst
3 33 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (8.29%) Architect
5 27 (7.71%) Linux Engineer
6 20 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 19 (5.43%) Support Engineer
8 16 (4.57%) Consultant
8 16 (4.57%) Network Engineer
9 14 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (4.00%) Integration Architect
9 14 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 14 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 11 (3.14%) Administrator
10 11 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (3.14%) Technical Leader
11 10 (2.86%) ETL Developer
11 10 (2.86%) Test Analyst
11 10 (2.86%) Test Leader
12 9 (2.57%) OAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (13.14%) Web Services
2 41 (11.71%) Middleware
3 40 (11.43%) XML
4 39 (11.14%) SOAP
5 30 (8.57%) J2EE
5 30 (8.57%) Servlets
6 29 (8.29%) HTML
7 27 (7.71%) .NET
8 26 (7.43%) CSS
9 25 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
10 23 (6.57%) ISPF
11 21 (6.00%) LAMP
12 20 (5.71%) REST
13 17 (4.86%) XSLT
14 15 (4.29%) IBM Integration Bus
14 15 (4.29%) JMS
14 15 (4.29%) LAPP Stack
14 15 (4.29%) LEMP Stack
15 10 (2.86%) RESTful
15 10 (2.86%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (11.14%) Management Information System
3 25 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 25 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 20 (5.71%) Virtual Team
5 16 (4.57%) DataPower
6 15 (4.29%) Tandem
7 14 (4.00%) Client/Server
8 12 (3.43%) CESG
8 12 (3.43%) Clustering
8 12 (3.43%) Cryptography
9 11 (3.14%) IBM Mainframe
9 11 (3.14%) iPad
10 10 (2.86%) iSeries
11 9 (2.57%) Computer Science
12 7 (2.00%) PKI
13 6 (1.71%) Fixed Income
14 5 (1.43%) AS400
14 5 (1.43%) Digital Media
14 5 (1.43%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 126 (36.00%) Windows
2 118 (33.71%) Linux
3 101 (28.86%) Unix
4 30 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (6.00%) Windows Server
6 18 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (4.29%) zOS
8 14 (4.00%) AIX
9 13 (3.71%) Solaris
9 13 (3.71%) Windows Vista
10 12 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (3.14%) CentOS
11 11 (3.14%) MVS
11 11 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (2.86%) SUSE
13 7 (2.00%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.43%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.86%) Android
15 3 (0.86%) Debian
15 3 (0.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 49 (14.00%) DevOps
3 44 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (12.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (11.71%) Migration
5 38 (10.86%) Change Management
6 34 (9.71%) Configuration Management
7 30 (8.57%) Project Management
8 28 (8.00%) ITIL
9 24 (6.86%) SOA
10 22 (6.29%) ETL
11 21 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (6.00%) SDLC
11 21 (6.00%) Service Delivery
12 20 (5.71%) B2B
12 20 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
12 20 (5.71%) Open Source
12 20 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
13 19 (5.43%) Cybersecurity
13 19 (5.43%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (21.14%) Java
2 64 (18.29%) SQL
3 51 (14.57%) Python
4 38 (10.86%) Bash Shell
5 37 (10.57%) Perl
6 24 (6.86%) JCL
6 24 (6.86%) Shell Script
7 20 (5.71%) Ruby
8 19 (5.43%) PHP
8 19 (5.43%) REXX
9 18 (5.14%) JavaScript
10 13 (3.71%) PowerShell
10 13 (3.71%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.57%) C
11 9 (2.57%) C#
11 9 (2.57%) R
12 6 (1.71%) ActionScript
12 6 (1.71%) ActionScript 2.0
12 6 (1.71%) XQuery
13 5 (1.43%) sed
Qualifications
1 46 (13.14%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.14%) SC Cleared
3 28 (8.00%) Degree
4 19 (5.43%) CISSP
5 14 (4.00%) CEH
5 14 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.43%) CESG Certified Professional
7 9 (2.57%) CCNA
7 9 (2.57%) CCNP
7 9 (2.57%) JNCIS
8 7 (2.00%) CISM
8 7 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (1.71%) CISA
10 5 (1.43%) ISEB
10 5 (1.43%) MCSA
11 4 (1.14%) CCIE
12 3 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.86%) MCSE
12 3 (0.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.00%) QA
2 8 (2.29%) SLA
3 7 (2.00%) RMADS
4 6 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.43%) JSP 440
6 4 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (1.14%) HL7
7 3 (0.86%) BS7799
7 3 (0.86%) ISO20022
7 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.57%) WCAG
9 1 (0.29%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (9.14%) Active Directory
3 23 (6.57%) Time Sharing Option
4 20 (5.71%) Samba
4 20 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (4.29%) Xen
6 12 (3.43%) Sendmail
7 10 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (2.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 7 (2.00%) HDFS
10 6 (1.71%) Hyper-V
10 6 (1.71%) NFS
10 6 (1.71%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.71%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (1.43%) StorNext
12 4 (1.14%) XenApp
13 3 (0.86%) Docker
13 3 (0.86%) PowerHA
13 3 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (16.00%) Puppet
2 30 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (5.43%) Nagios
5 16 (4.57%) OpenView
6 10 (2.86%) NetBackup
7 9 (2.57%) SCCM
8 8 (2.29%) SCOM
8 8 (2.29%) Tivoli
9 7 (2.00%) Control-M
9 7 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (1.43%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (1.43%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (1.14%) vRealize
12 3 (0.86%) Ansible
12 3 (0.86%) ServiceCenter
13 2 (0.57%) DameWare
13 2 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 97 (27.71%) Microsoft
2 73 (20.86%) Oracle
3 71 (20.29%) VMware
4 52 (14.86%) IBM
5 51 (14.57%) HP
6 48 (13.71%) Red Hat
7 42 (12.00%) Cisco
8 28 (8.00%) CheckPoint
9 26 (7.43%) Citrix
10 24 (6.86%) F5
10 24 (6.86%) NetApp
11 17 (4.86%) Juniper
11 17 (4.86%) SAP
12 16 (4.57%) Google
13 15 (4.29%) Opsware
14 12 (3.43%) Dell
14 12 (3.43%) Symantec
15 11 (3.14%) BMC
15 11 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (2.86%) Fortinet
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