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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 55 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% 1.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 5.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate £463 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+37.08% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £17.50
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
122 156 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.04% 24.15% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 63 41
Average daily rate £425 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.85 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -50.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £30.50 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stevenage - 1 £375 -
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Remedy
3 4 (36.36%) Telnet
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) SSH
3 4 (36.36%) Tandberg
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) PuTTY
3 4 (36.36%) WebEx
3 4 (36.36%) Telepresence
4 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) IaaS
4 3 (27.27%) SaaS
4 3 (27.27%) PaaS
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) Maximo
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
1 3 (27.27%) PaaS
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) PuTTY
1 4 (36.36%) SSH
1 4 (36.36%) Telepresence
1 4 (36.36%) Telnet
1 4 (36.36%) WebEx
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) GIS
1 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) REST
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
1 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) HPUX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) SOA
2 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Remedy
3 4 (36.36%) Tandberg
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) ESRI
4 3 (27.27%) Forcepoint
4 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat