The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 309 286 299
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Contract jobs citing FTP 85 113 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.52% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 4.15% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 73 43
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £282 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £545 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +34.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.88 £23.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +62.06%
FTP
England

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
2760 2720 2780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.15% 12.44% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1831 1766 1722
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 73 158
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.38 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 22 £450 -2.70% 7
Canary Wharf - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 79 (43.89%) Windows
2 60 (33.33%) Linux
3 57 (31.67%) Finance
4 52 (28.89%) DNS
5 48 (26.67%) HTTP
6 44 (24.44%) DHCP
6 44 (24.44%) Microsoft
7 43 (23.89%) TCP/IP
8 40 (22.22%) SQL
9 33 (18.33%) SQL Server
10 32 (17.78%) Banking
11 31 (17.22%) IIS
12 30 (16.67%) SSL
13 29 (16.11%) MS Excel
14 27 (15.00%) Oracle
15 26 (14.44%) UNIX
16 25 (13.89%) MS Office
17 24 (13.33%) MySQL
18 23 (12.78%) Java
18 23 (12.78%) Citrix
18 23 (12.78%) VMware
19 22 (12.22%) Windows Server 2003
19 22 (12.22%) .NET
19 22 (12.22%) Puppet
20 21 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
20 21 (11.67%) Tomcat
20 21 (11.67%) Active Directory
20 21 (11.67%) Relational Database
21 19 (10.56%) Web Services
22 18 (10.00%) Configuration Management

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 31 (17.22%) IIS
2 21 (11.67%) Tomcat
3 13 (7.22%) Apache
4 12 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.56%) MS Exchange
6 8 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (3.89%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (3.89%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.78%) MQSeries
9 5 (2.78%) JBoss
10 4 (2.22%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.22%) Confluence
11 3 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.67%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (1.11%) LiveLink
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.56%) WorkSite
Applications
1 29 (16.11%) MS Excel
2 25 (13.89%) MS Office
3 2 (1.11%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.11%) ProjectWise
3 2 (1.11%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (1.11%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.11%) InDesign
3 2 (1.11%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.56%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (3.33%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.11%) Aligne
2 2 (1.11%) Endur
2 2 (1.11%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.56%) Magento
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.56%) Shopify
3 1 (0.56%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 52 (28.89%) DNS
2 48 (26.67%) HTTP
3 44 (24.44%) DHCP
4 43 (23.89%) TCP/IP
5 30 (16.67%) SSL
6 18 (10.00%) Firewall
7 15 (8.33%) Internet
8 14 (7.78%) SMTP
9 13 (7.22%) IPsec
10 11 (6.11%) VPN
11 10 (5.56%) Wireless
12 9 (5.00%) SSH
13 8 (4.44%) VLAN
13 8 (4.44%) SNMP
14 7 (3.89%) SAN
15 6 (3.33%) WAN
15 6 (3.33%) NAS
16 5 (2.78%) LAN
16 5 (2.78%) HTTPS
17 4 (2.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.33%) MySQL
3 21 (11.67%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.89%) RDBMS
5 14 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (7.22%) MongoDB
6 13 (7.22%) NoSQL
7 12 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.89%) DB2
8 7 (3.89%) MS Access
9 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.67%) Crystal Enterprise
12 2 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.11%) SQLite
13 1 (0.56%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.56%) Big Data
13 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.89%) Subversion
3 5 (2.78%) Toad
3 5 (2.78%) Selenium
3 5 (2.78%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.22%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.56%) PeopleTools
7 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 57 (31.67%) Finance
2 32 (17.78%) Banking
3 17 (9.44%) Retail
4 11 (6.11%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.89%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.33%) Billing
6 6 (3.33%) Marketing
7 5 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.22%) International Banking
9 3 (1.67%) Online Betting
9 3 (1.67%) Publishing
9 3 (1.67%) Legal
10 2 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.11%) Front Office
10 2 (1.11%) Back Office
10 2 (1.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.56%) German Language
11 1 (0.56%) Electronics
11 1 (0.56%) Law
11 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (27.78%) Analyst
2 20 (11.11%) Architect
3 19 (10.56%) Support Analyst
4 14 (7.78%) Developer
4 14 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (6.11%) Applications Support
6 10 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 10 (5.56%) Consultant
6 10 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 10 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.44%) Programmer
8 8 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (4.44%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.44%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 7 (3.89%) Web Engineer
9 7 (3.89%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.89%) Administrator
10 6 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.22%) .NET
2 19 (10.56%) Web Services
3 15 (8.33%) XML
4 11 (6.11%) Middleware
5 9 (5.00%) WCF
6 7 (3.89%) HTML
7 6 (3.33%) ODBC
8 5 (2.78%) SOAP
9 4 (2.22%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.22%) JDBC
9 4 (2.22%) J2EE
9 4 (2.22%) XSD
10 3 (1.67%) CSS
11 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.11%) XSLT
11 2 (1.11%) JMS
11 2 (1.11%) JSON
11 2 (1.11%) HTML5
11 2 (1.11%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (1.11%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.22%) Open Source
2 11 (6.11%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 10 (5.56%) Smartcard
3 10 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 10 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 8 (4.44%) AS400
5 7 (3.89%) Replication
6 5 (2.78%) Clustering
7 4 (2.22%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.67%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.11%) CMDB
9 2 (1.11%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.11%) New Media
9 2 (1.11%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.11%) GIS
9 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 79 (43.89%) Windows
2 60 (33.33%) Linux
3 26 (14.44%) UNIX
4 22 (12.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (8.89%) Windows Vista
6 16 (8.89%) Windows XP
7 12 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 11 (6.11%) AIX
9 10 (5.56%) Solaris
10 8 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (3.89%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.67%) SUSE
13 2 (1.11%) Debian
13 2 (1.11%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (1.11%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.56%) Android
14 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (10.00%) Configuration Management
1 18 (10.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
2 17 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 15 (8.33%) Migration
3 15 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (8.33%) DevOps
4 13 (7.22%) ITIL
5 12 (6.67%) OO
5 12 (6.67%) CRM
5 12 (6.67%) Microservices
6 8 (4.44%) Validation
7 7 (3.89%) Automated Testing
7 7 (3.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (3.89%) UML
7 7 (3.89%) OOP
7 7 (3.89%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (3.89%) Business Transformation
8 6 (3.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (3.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.22%) SQL
2 23 (12.78%) Java
3 14 (7.78%) C#
4 11 (6.11%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.56%) Perl
5 10 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.89%) Bash Shell
6 7 (3.89%) RPG IV
6 7 (3.89%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.89%) RPG
7 6 (3.33%) Python
7 6 (3.33%) Ruby
8 5 (2.78%) VB
8 5 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.67%) RPG/400
10 3 (1.67%) VBScript
11 2 (1.11%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.11%) C
11 2 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (9.44%) Degree
2 16 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.56%) MCP
3 10 (5.56%) MCDST
3 10 (5.56%) MCITP
3 10 (5.56%) A+ Certification
4 8 (4.44%) CCNP
4 8 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.33%) CCIE
5 6 (3.33%) MCSE
6 5 (2.78%) CFA
6 5 (2.78%) MBA
7 4 (2.22%) MCT
7 4 (2.22%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.11%) CCNA
9 1 (0.56%) ISEB
9 1 (0.56%) RHCE
9 1 (0.56%) GIAC
9 1 (0.56%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.44%) QA
2 7 (3.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.78%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (2.22%) NFS
5 3 (1.67%) Firmware
5 3 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.67%) vSphere
6 2 (1.11%) Postfix
6 2 (1.11%) XenApp
6 2 (1.11%) Samba
6 2 (1.11%) Squid
6 2 (1.11%) Xen
6 2 (1.11%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.56%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 22 (12.22%) Puppet
2 13 (7.22%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.44%) SCCM
4 7 (3.89%) SCOM
4 7 (3.89%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (3.89%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.78%) Nagios
7 2 (1.11%) Control-M
7 2 (1.11%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.11%) WSUS
7 2 (1.11%) Cacti
7 2 (1.11%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.56%) nmon
8 1 (0.56%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.56%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.00%) Oracle
3 23 (12.78%) Citrix
3 23 (12.78%) VMware
4 15 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.67%) HP
6 11 (6.11%) Reuters
6 11 (6.11%) Bloomberg
7 10 (5.56%) CQG
7 10 (5.56%) Cisco
8 8 (4.44%) Dell
9 7 (3.89%) Calypso
9 7 (3.89%) SunGard
9 7 (3.89%) IBM
9 7 (3.89%) Symantec
10 6 (3.33%) Kaspersky
10 6 (3.33%) Veeam
11 5 (2.78%) Charles River
11 5 (2.78%) Open Text
11 5 (2.78%) Sybase
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