The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Essex region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 60 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing FTP 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.77% 1.18% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 7.25% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £425 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £29.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 69 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.51% 16.27% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 30 14
Average daily rate £400 £320 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £168 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.20 £46.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
FTP
East of England

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
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 16 April 2014.

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
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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £438 -
Billericay - - - -
Colchester - - - -
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) C
3 5 (55.56%) Ingres
3 5 (55.56%) OpenROAD
3 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 5 (55.56%) UNIX
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) ICL
4 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (22.22%) XHTML
5 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) SMTP
5 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) OpenROAD
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) ArcGIS
3 1 (11.11%) FormScape
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
1 2 (22.22%) SMTP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Broadband
2 1 (11.11%) TELNET
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Ingres
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) OpenROAD Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) XHTML
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ICL
2 1 (11.11%) Northgate
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
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