The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 52 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.59% 0.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 1.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £368 £370
% change year-on-year
-8.16% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £39.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-31.64% +116.43%
FTP
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 78 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 12.75% 17.81% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 43
Average daily rate £438 £275 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £174 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £450 -
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FTP.

1 10 (58.82%) DNS
1 10 (58.82%) SSL
1 10 (58.82%) IPsec
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
3 7 (41.18%) VPN
3 7 (41.18%) OSPF
3 7 (41.18%) BGP
3 7 (41.18%) EIGRP
3 7 (41.18%) LAN
3 7 (41.18%) WAN
3 7 (41.18%) SMTP
3 7 (41.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (41.18%) IMAP
3 7 (41.18%) Network Security
3 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
4 6 (35.29%) VoIP
4 6 (35.29%) LDAP
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) HTTP
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
6 4 (23.53%) DB2
6 4 (23.53%) COBOL
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) DHCP
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) Mainframe
6 4 (23.53%) Internet

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) Jetty
1 2 (11.76%) nginx
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (17.65%) Google App Engine
1 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
1 10 (58.82%) IPsec
1 10 (58.82%) SSL
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) BGP
3 7 (41.18%) EIGRP
3 7 (41.18%) IMAP
3 7 (41.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (41.18%) LAN
3 7 (41.18%) Network Security
3 7 (41.18%) OSPF
3 7 (41.18%) SMTP
3 7 (41.18%) VPN
3 7 (41.18%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) LDAP
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
4 6 (35.29%) VoIP
5 5 (29.41%) HTTP
6 4 (23.53%) DHCP
6 4 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Android Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Gradle
3 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Redmine
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Trac
General
1 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Mainframe Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Android Developer
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe Developer
5 2 (11.76%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) IP Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Senior IP Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior IP Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) J2ME
2 2 (11.76%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.88%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) System Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Android Development
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) COBOL
2 4 (23.53%) JCL
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) REXX
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Juniper
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft