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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 54 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing FTP 4 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.61% 1.35% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.39% 5.21% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 7
Median daily rate £350 £475 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +91.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £450 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £483 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £300 £323
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £30.00
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
118 211 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.13% 25.86% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 100 50
Median daily rate £375 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £470 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.88 £37.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Stevenage +5 1 £375 -
St Albans - 1 £325 -
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (33.33%) Server Hardening
3 2 (33.33%) Telepresence
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) NFS
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Telnet
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Tandberg

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 (50.00%) 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 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) PuTTY
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) SSH
2 2 (33.33%) Telepresence
2 2 (33.33%) Telnet
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) WebEx
3 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%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing Engineer
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 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
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 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
1 2 (33.33%) NFS
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (33.33%) Tandberg
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) ESRI
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat