The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 74 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £396
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +23.63%
FTP
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 123 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.66% 13.10% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 77 91
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (36.36%) Middleware
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (27.27%) nginx
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (27.27%) Google App Engine
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Jetty
5 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) IPsec
5 3 (27.27%) Google
5 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Xen
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) Jetty
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (27.27%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Law
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) SOA Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SOA Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 2 (18.18%) SOA Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Operations
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) Middleware
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) Servlets
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) SOA
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) BPEL
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Xen
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Google
3 3 (27.27%) IBM