The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 50 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Contract jobs citing FTP 5 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.25% 1.96% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.49% 12.50% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Median daily rate £285 £303 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% -10.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.06% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £29.61 £26.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.56 £26.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+26.62% +30.86%
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
77 88 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.30% 15.69% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 48 77
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 5
Median hourly rate £29.61 £43.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.93% +190.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.00 £14.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £45.65 £37.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for FTP.

1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) IMAP
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Extranet
5 1 (20.00%) Automotive
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Jetty
1 1 (20.00%) Mongrel
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) IMAP
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Extranet
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Server Technician
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware