The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 59 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing FTP 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.35% 0.30% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.90% 1.54% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
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£450 £248 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +85.71%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
204 130 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.49% 19.58% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 55 33
Average daily rate £325 £291 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.58% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 11
Average hourly rate £11.38 £10.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

FTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Watford -5 1 £215 -13.13%
Stevenage - 1 - -
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
1 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
3 9 (50.00%) SOAP
3 9 (50.00%) IBM
4 8 (44.44%) Citrix
4 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
4 8 (44.44%) GIS
4 8 (44.44%) ESRI
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) XML
4 8 (44.44%) SOA
4 8 (44.44%) ETL
4 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (44.44%) SaaS
4 8 (44.44%) PaaS
4 8 (44.44%) REST
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Maximo
4 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 8 (44.44%) Data Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) DTS
6 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
6 5 (27.78%) VBScript
6 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) C#

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (44.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Maximo
2 1 (5.56%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (44.44%) SaaS
1 8 (44.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SSH
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) X.25
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) SNMP
2 1 (5.56%) ATM
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) DWDM
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) OSPF
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
2 1 (5.56%) ICMP
2 1 (5.56%) TACACS
2 1 (5.56%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
4 5 (27.78%) DTS
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) ChangeMan
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
1 8 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Applications Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Maximo Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) SOAP
3 8 (44.44%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) REST
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) DHTML
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
4 5 (27.78%) WinForms
4 5 (27.78%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) XSLT
6 1 (5.56%) JDBC
6 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
6 1 (5.56%) cXML
6 1 (5.56%) EDIFACT
6 1 (5.56%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) GIS
1 8 (44.44%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.11%) Tandem
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) HACMP
3 1 (5.56%) iSeries
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) AS400
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) SOA
1 8 (44.44%) ETL
1 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Database Tuning
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) OOD
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
2 5 (27.78%) VBScript
2 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) COBOL
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) XQuery
4 1 (5.56%) REXX
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) JCL
4 1 (5.56%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) RosettaNet
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) IBM
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) ESRI
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp