The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England / London
Rank 351 367 336
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Contract jobs citing FTP 46 53 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 1.94% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 65
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £275 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.84% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.20 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- -31.64%

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2473 2733 2916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.77% 12.75% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1673 1788 1886
Median daily rate £440 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 88
Median hourly rate £29.75 £22.62 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.52% +13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in London

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in London

FTP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram in London

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in London

FTP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 7 £488 -7.14% 2
Canary Wharf +3 3 £400 -36.00%
Docklands, London - 1 £375 -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for FTP.

1 33 (34.02%) SQL
1 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 27 (27.84%) Linux
3 24 (24.74%) HTTP
3 24 (24.74%) DNS
4 23 (23.71%) Windows
5 21 (21.65%) TCP/IP
6 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
6 20 (20.62%) SOA
7 19 (19.59%) Web Services
7 19 (19.59%) Java
7 19 (19.59%) IBM
7 19 (19.59%) Firewall
8 18 (18.56%) Banking
8 18 (18.56%) SSL
8 18 (18.56%) HP
8 18 (18.56%) XML
9 17 (17.53%) Unix
9 17 (17.53%) SOAP
9 17 (17.53%) DHCP
9 17 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (16.49%) REST
10 16 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (14.43%) B2B
11 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
12 13 (13.40%) SAP
12 13 (13.40%) Oracle
12 13 (13.40%) VMware
13 12 (12.37%) SSH
13 12 (12.37%) Configuration Management

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.37%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.31%) IIS
3 9 (9.28%) Apache
4 7 (7.22%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.12%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.12%) Jetty
5 4 (4.12%) Mongrel
5 4 (4.12%) nginx
5 4 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.09%) CMS
6 3 (3.09%) Mule
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.06%) DNN
7 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.06%) JBoss
7 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) SAP SD
2 3 (3.09%) Exstream
3 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.03%) HFM
4 1 (1.03%) Loan IQ
4 1 (1.03%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.12%) Boomi
3 4 (4.12%) Google App Engine
3 4 (4.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (4.12%) iPaaS
4 2 (2.06%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.74%) DNS
1 24 (24.74%) HTTP
2 21 (21.65%) TCP/IP
3 19 (19.59%) Firewall
4 18 (18.56%) SSL
5 17 (17.53%) DHCP
6 12 (12.37%) SSH
7 10 (10.31%) HTTPS
8 9 (9.28%) SMTP
9 8 (8.25%) IPsec
9 8 (8.25%) Kerberos
10 7 (7.22%) WinSCP
11 6 (6.19%) VPN
12 5 (5.15%) LDAP
12 5 (5.15%) NAS
12 5 (5.15%) SAN
13 4 (4.12%) Ethernet
13 4 (4.12%) WAN
14 3 (3.09%) MPLS
14 3 (3.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) Big Data
3 7 (7.22%) MySQL
3 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.19%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.15%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.12%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.09%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.03%) Redis
9 1 (1.03%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.03%) SQLite
9 1 (1.03%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.25%) Travis CI
3 7 (7.22%) ClearCase
3 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.22%) Subversion
3 7 (7.22%) XMLSpy
4 6 (6.19%) Ant
5 5 (5.15%) Maven
5 5 (5.15%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.12%) Checkstyle
6 4 (4.12%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.12%) IntelliJ
6 4 (4.12%) JUnit
6 4 (4.12%) XMLUnit
7 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.06%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.06%) JIRA
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.03%) Selenium
9 1 (1.03%) Selenium IDE
General
1 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 18 (18.56%) Banking
3 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.09%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Back Office
5 2 (2.06%) Electronics
5 2 (2.06%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.06%) Law
5 2 (2.06%) Legal
5 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.03%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 27 (27.84%) Developer
2 10 (10.31%) Architect
3 8 (8.25%) Analyst
4 6 (6.19%) Administrator
4 6 (6.19%) Data Engineer
4 6 (6.19%) Java Developer
4 6 (6.19%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.15%) .NET Developer
5 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (5.15%) Integration Architect
5 5 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (4.12%) Big Data Engineer
6 4 (4.12%) Consultant
6 4 (4.12%) Hadoop Engineer
6 4 (4.12%) Platform Architect
6 4 (4.12%) SAP Architect
7 3 (3.09%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (3.09%) SAP SD Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) SAP Tester
7 3 (3.09%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.59%) Web Services
2 18 (18.56%) XML
3 17 (17.53%) SOAP
4 16 (16.49%) REST
5 12 (12.37%) JDBC
5 12 (12.37%) JMS
6 11 (11.34%) Middleware
6 11 (11.34%) XSD
6 11 (11.34%) XSL
7 9 (9.28%) .NET
8 8 (8.25%) WSDL
9 7 (7.22%) Apache Axis
9 7 (7.22%) XSLT
10 6 (6.19%) HTML
10 6 (6.19%) ISPF
11 5 (5.15%) Apache Camel
11 5 (5.15%) HTML5
12 4 (4.12%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.12%) jQuery
12 4 (4.12%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.31%) DataPower
3 6 (6.19%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.19%) iSeries
3 6 (6.19%) Tandem
4 4 (4.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.12%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.09%) CLARiiON
5 3 (3.09%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.09%) Fintech
6 2 (2.06%) Clustering
6 2 (2.06%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.06%) NHS
6 2 (2.06%) PKI
6 2 (2.06%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.06%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.06%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.84%) Linux
2 23 (23.71%) Windows
3 17 (17.53%) Unix
4 8 (8.25%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.19%) zOS
6 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.12%) SUSE
8 3 (3.09%) Solaris
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.06%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.03%) Android
10 1 (1.03%) CentOS
10 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.62%) SOA
2 17 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.43%) B2B
4 12 (12.37%) Configuration Management
4 12 (12.37%) SDLC
5 11 (11.34%) UML
6 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.31%) DevOps
6 10 (10.31%) EAI
7 8 (8.25%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (8.25%) Migration
7 8 (8.25%) Open Source
8 7 (7.22%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.22%) ETL
9 6 (6.19%) Analytics
9 6 (6.19%) Data Acquisition
9 6 (6.19%) OO
10 5 (5.15%) Change Management
10 5 (5.15%) Microservices
10 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.02%) SQL
2 19 (19.59%) Java
3 7 (7.22%) Python
4 6 (6.19%) C#
4 6 (6.19%) JCL
4 6 (6.19%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.15%) Perl
5 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.15%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.15%) XPath
6 4 (4.12%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.12%) PHP
6 4 (4.12%) R
7 2 (2.06%) ABAP
7 2 (2.06%) C
7 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.06%) VBScript
8 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.09%) CCIE
1 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.06%) CISA
2 2 (2.06%) CISM
2 2 (2.06%) CISSP
2 2 (2.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) MCP
2 2 (2.06%) MCSA
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.06%) RHCE
3 1 (1.03%) ACCA
3 1 (1.03%) CIMA
3 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) IFRS
2 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.03%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.03%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.28%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.19%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.19%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (4.12%) HDFS
4 4 (4.12%) NFS
4 4 (4.12%) Xen
5 3 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.06%) Samba
6 2 (2.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.06%) XenServer
7 1 (1.03%) Firmware
7 1 (1.03%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (11.34%) Puppet
2 9 (9.28%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (7.22%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.12%) SCCM
5 3 (3.09%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.06%) Ansible
6 2 (2.06%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.06%) BladeLogic
6 2 (2.06%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (2.06%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.06%) Nagios
6 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.59%) IBM
3 18 (18.56%) HP
4 13 (13.40%) Oracle
4 13 (13.40%) SAP
4 13 (13.40%) VMware
5 7 (7.22%) Apigee
5 7 (7.22%) Axway
5 7 (7.22%) IBM Sterling
6 6 (6.19%) Cisco
6 6 (6.19%) Google
7 5 (5.15%) CA
8 4 (4.12%) Dell
8 4 (4.12%) EMC
8 4 (4.12%) Informatica
8 4 (4.12%) MuleSoft
8 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.12%) SnapLogic
8 4 (4.12%) Veritas
9 3 (3.09%) Splunk