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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 56 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing FTP 10 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.25% 1.15% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 5.74% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £248 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £323 £273
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +18.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
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
209 122 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.06% 20.07% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 51 27
Average daily rate £350 £275 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -56.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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
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 3 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
Watford -10 2 £475 +91.91%
Stevenage -9 1 - -
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (73.33%) IBM
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SOAP
2 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) SOA
2 10 (66.67%) ETL
2 10 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 10 (66.67%) GIS
2 10 (66.67%) ESRI
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Maximo
2 10 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 10 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 10 (66.67%) SaaS
2 10 (66.67%) PaaS
2 10 (66.67%) REST
2 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (20.00%) AS400
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) EDI
4 2 (13.33%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (13.33%) iSeries
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) X.400
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) EDIFACT

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (66.67%) SaaS
1 10 (66.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) X.400
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) HSRP
2 1 (6.67%) Multicast
2 1 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (6.67%) ATM
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) DWDM
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) OSPF
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ChangeMan
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Architect
1 10 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Maximo Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (6.67%) EDI Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) RPG Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) SOAP
1 10 (66.67%) Web Services
1 10 (66.67%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) EDI
3 2 (13.33%) EDIFACT
4 1 (6.67%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) GIS
1 10 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 3 (20.00%) AS400
3 2 (13.33%) iSeries
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.67%) FMCG
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) EPoS
4 1 (6.67%) HACMP
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 10 (66.67%) SOA
1 10 (66.67%) ETL
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) RPG
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
1 2 (13.33%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (6.67%) REXX
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) IBM
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) ESRI
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) OpenText
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
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