The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 117 101 100
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing FTP 5 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% 0.68% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 3.10% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£356 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £320 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £356 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+22.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £29.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-26.41% -25.94%
FTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
407 452 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.13% 22.11% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 245 154
Average daily rate £388 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £195 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 38
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 2015. 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
Havant - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £356 - 2
Portsmouth - 1 - -
FTP
South East

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) DNS
3 8 (53.33%) SMTP
3 8 (53.33%) HTTP
4 7 (46.67%) SSL
4 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) CentOS
5 6 (40.00%) Postfix
5 6 (40.00%) SELinux
5 6 (40.00%) RHCE
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) SSH
7 4 (26.67%) PKI
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) SpamAssassin
7 4 (26.67%) Python
7 4 (26.67%) HTTPS
8 3 (20.00%) Debian
8 3 (20.00%) C
8 3 (20.00%) qmail
9 2 (13.33%) Foundry
9 2 (13.33%) tcpdump
9 2 (13.33%) SIEM
9 2 (13.33%) Change Control
9 2 (13.33%) SecurID
9 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
9 2 (13.33%) QA

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) SMTP
2 8 (53.33%) HTTP
3 7 (46.67%) SSL
4 5 (33.33%) SSH
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) HTTPS
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) LDAP
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) tcpdump
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) IPsec
7 1 (6.67%) PuTTY
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) StarTeam
1 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) CESG
2 2 (13.33%) SecurID
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) CentOS
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Debian
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX
5 2 (13.33%) Solaris
6 1 (6.67%) AIX
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
1 2 (13.33%) SIEM
1 2 (13.33%) Change Control
1 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) UML
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Scrum
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) RHCE
3 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) CCSE
4 2 (13.33%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Postfix
2 4 (26.67%) SpamAssassin
3 3 (20.00%) qmail
4 2 (13.33%) Snort
4 2 (13.33%) iptables
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) NFS
5 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SELinux
2 2 (13.33%) Netcool
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Symantec
2 2 (13.33%) Sourcefire
2 2 (13.33%) Brocade
2 2 (13.33%) IronPort
2 2 (13.33%) Foundry
3 1 (6.67%) Tandberg
3 1 (6.67%) Coverity
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy