The first table below looks at the demand for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Hampshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 104 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing FTP 14 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.68% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 2.56% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £430 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £460 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +31.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
455 313 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.06% 17.92% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 154 128
Average daily rate £345 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £190 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 56
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
FTP
South East

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
Basingstoke +12 4 £325 -27.77%
Southampton - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 1
FTP
South East

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 15 (68.18%) HTTP
2 12 (54.55%) UNIX
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) Military
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Internet
3 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
3 9 (40.91%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 8 (36.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (36.36%) IIS
4 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 8 (36.36%) X.400
4 8 (36.36%) X.500
5 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
5 7 (31.82%) Migration
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) XML
5 7 (31.82%) VBScript
5 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
5 7 (31.82%) Solaris
5 7 (31.82%) SMTP
5 7 (31.82%) HTTPS
5 7 (31.82%) AWK
5 7 (31.82%) Korn
5 7 (31.82%) sed
5 7 (31.82%) NAS
5 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Windows

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (36.36%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) HTTP
2 12 (54.55%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) Internet
4 8 (36.36%) X.400
4 8 (36.36%) X.500
5 7 (31.82%) HTTPS
5 7 (31.82%) NAS
5 7 (31.82%) SMTP
6 5 (22.73%) DMZ
6 5 (22.73%) Telnet
6 5 (22.73%) SSH
7 2 (9.09%) SNMP
8 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.55%) DNS
8 1 (4.55%) LDAP
8 1 (4.55%) LAN
8 1 (4.55%) WAN
8 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 9 (40.91%) Military
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Design Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Design Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Perl Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) UNIX
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Solaris
3 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Web Development
2 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
4 1 (4.55%) SIEM
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.55%) RAD
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (4.55%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 7 (31.82%) sed
2 7 (31.82%) VBScript
2 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
2 7 (31.82%) AWK
2 7 (31.82%) Korn
3 5 (22.73%) Perl
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) GIAC
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (4.55%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
3 6 (27.27%) Clearswift
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 4 (18.18%) Juniper
6 3 (13.64%) Sun
7 2 (9.09%) Motorola
8 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire