The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 61 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.43% - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £323 - £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+37.08% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £17.50
FTP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 12.37% 17.77% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 23 20
Average daily rate £318 £413 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.03% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £180 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +135.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FTP across the Kent region.

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the Kent region.

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

FTP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) cPanel
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Integration
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) API Integration
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe