The first table below looks at the demand for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leicester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.96% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 12.92% 14.53% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Average daily rate £250 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £467 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
FTP
Leicestershire

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

FTP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco