The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 48 45 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs citing FTP 9 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.43% 1.72% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.43% 8.46% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £150 £500 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £500 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £500 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.56 £30.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+10.92% +49.38%
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
140 130 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.29% 20.28% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 54 54
Median daily rate £450 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 12
Median hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £16.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% +28.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £150 -
Potters Bar - 3 - -
St Albans - 3 - -
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Internet
4 8 (61.54%) Unix
4 8 (61.54%) EFT
5 7 (53.85%) QA
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) DNS
7 5 (38.46%) Firewall
7 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
9 3 (23.08%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (23.08%) SSL
9 3 (23.08%) HP
9 3 (23.08%) Software Architecture
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (23.08%) HTTP
9 3 (23.08%) IBM
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
9 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
9 3 (23.08%) Middleware
9 3 (23.08%) J2EE
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle
9 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
9 3 (23.08%) IIS

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) JBoss
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Internet
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) LDAP
3 3 (23.08%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
4 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (15.38%) IPsec
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) OSPF
4 2 (15.38%) SMTP
4 2 (15.38%) SNMP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) DSL
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) EFT
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
1 3 (23.08%) Software Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Server Hardening
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
1 2 (15.38%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) HP
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco