The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.30% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.69 £39.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-45.09% +85.88%
FTP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 103 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.83% 13.32% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £114 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) SOAP
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) ClearCase
2 8 (80.00%) HTTPS
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) XMLSpy
2 8 (80.00%) Remedy
2 8 (80.00%) JSON
2 8 (80.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 8 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (80.00%) DataPower
2 8 (80.00%) SWIFT
2 8 (80.00%) WinSCP
2 8 (80.00%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (80.00%) SEPA
3 7 (70.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) HL7
3 7 (70.00%) MQSeries
3 7 (70.00%) Middleware
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) IBM
3 7 (70.00%) EDI
3 7 (70.00%) JMS
3 7 (70.00%) EAI
3 7 (70.00%) SOA
3 7 (70.00%) HTTP
3 7 (70.00%) WSDL

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (80.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 7 (70.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) HTTPS
1 8 (80.00%) WinSCP
2 7 (70.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) ClearCase
1 8 (80.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Developer
1 1 (10.00%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) JSON
1 8 (80.00%) SOAP
1 8 (80.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) EDI
2 7 (70.00%) JMS
2 7 (70.00%) Middleware
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) WSDL
2 7 (70.00%) XSD
2 7 (70.00%) XSL
2 7 (70.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) DataPower
1 8 (80.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Defect Tracking
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) EAI
2 7 (70.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) RPG
3 1 (10.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) SEPA
2 7 (70.00%) HL7
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP
1 8 (80.00%) Remedy
2 7 (70.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle