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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 80 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.05% 1.96% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£215 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £297 £368
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -19.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-45.27% -1.33%
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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
197 102 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.75% 10.64% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 52 47
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £14.87 £17.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.05% +4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (50.00%) PDA
3 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (50.00%) SMTP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Servlets
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) MSI
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (37.50%) IPsec
4 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Jetty
2 3 (37.50%) nginx
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (37.50%) Google App Engine
1 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) SMTP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (37.50%) IPsec
3 3 (37.50%) RTSP
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MSI
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Operations
2 1 (12.50%) SOA Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Development
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SOA Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SOA Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
1 3 (37.50%) Servlets
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (37.50%) Xen
3 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) IBM