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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 56 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing FTP 4 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.57% 1.60% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 7.60% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £315 £475 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.68% +80.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £460 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £550 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £21.53 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.53 £29.25
% change year-on-year
- -26.41%
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
144 171 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.45% 21.01% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 65 56
Median daily rate £340 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.53 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.73% +7.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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
St Albans - 1 £325 -
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Server Hardening
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) NFS
4 2 (33.33%) SNMP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) EFT
4 2 (33.33%) Firmware

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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DSL
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) EFT
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Server Hardening
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
1 2 (33.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) ESRI
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat