The first table below looks at the demand for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire 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 45 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.56% - 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.13% - 10.71%
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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.96% 13.12% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 5
Average daily rate £250 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £226 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £26.25 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% +32.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £32.50 £25.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
FTP
East Midlands

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 2 £225 -
FTP
East Midlands

FTP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire by Category

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