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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 338 370 328
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -42
Contract jobs citing FTP 73 55 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.43% 1.82% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 59
Average daily rate
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£400 £488 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +47.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £633 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £398
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.17% +23.63%
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
3003 3027 3648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.61% 12.06% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1843 1962 2156
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 95 172
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.99 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
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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 +37 16 £438 -12.50% 4
Hackney - - - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 63 (41.72%) Finance
2 59 (39.07%) HTTP
3 57 (37.75%) SQL
4 56 (37.09%) Windows
5 47 (31.13%) Microsoft
6 45 (29.80%) Oracle
7 42 (27.81%) Linux
8 36 (23.84%) DNS
9 35 (23.18%) TCP/IP
10 32 (21.19%) Java
11 31 (20.53%) UNIX
12 30 (19.87%) XML
13 29 (19.21%) WebSphere
14 25 (16.56%) ITIL
14 25 (16.56%) SQL Server
14 25 (16.56%) IIS
14 25 (16.56%) SSL
14 25 (16.56%) DHCP
15 23 (15.23%) Middleware
16 21 (13.91%) MS Office
16 21 (13.91%) .NET
16 21 (13.91%) Web Services
16 21 (13.91%) MS Excel
17 20 (13.25%) Internet
18 18 (11.92%) Tomcat
18 18 (11.92%) Oracle Database
19 17 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
20 16 (10.60%) AS400
20 16 (10.60%) VMware
21 15 (9.93%) SQL Server Integration Services

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 29 (19.21%) WebSphere
2 25 (16.56%) IIS
3 18 (11.92%) Tomcat
4 11 (7.28%) Apache
5 10 (6.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (5.96%) Jetty
6 9 (5.96%) nginx
7 8 (5.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (4.64%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (3.31%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.65%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.99%) CMS
11 3 (1.99%) Confluence
11 3 (1.99%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (1.32%) MTS
13 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (13.91%) MS Office
1 21 (13.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.99%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.99%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.66%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.66%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (5.30%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (4.64%) JDE OneWorld
4 4 (2.65%) Endur
4 4 (2.65%) RMDS
4 4 (2.65%) ZaiNet
4 4 (2.65%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 4 (2.65%) Aligne
5 3 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.66%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.61%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (7.28%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (7.28%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.66%) PaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.66%) IaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (39.07%) HTTP
2 36 (23.84%) DNS
3 35 (23.18%) TCP/IP
4 25 (16.56%) DHCP
4 25 (16.56%) SSL
5 20 (13.25%) Internet
6 13 (8.61%) SSH
7 12 (7.95%) IPsec
8 10 (6.62%) Firewall
9 9 (5.96%) HTTPS
10 8 (5.30%) SMTP
11 7 (4.64%) VPN
11 7 (4.64%) Wireless
12 6 (3.97%) SNMP
13 5 (3.31%) LAN
13 5 (3.31%) Telnet
13 5 (3.31%) Network Security
13 5 (3.31%) NAS
14 4 (2.65%) VLAN
14 4 (2.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.92%) Oracle Database
3 15 (9.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (7.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (7.28%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (6.62%) Big Data
7 8 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.64%) MySQL
9 4 (2.65%) QlikView
9 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (2.65%) DB2
9 4 (2.65%) OLAP
10 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.32%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.66%) MS Access
12 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.66%) SQLite
12 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.65%) Maven
2 4 (2.65%) JIRA
2 4 (2.65%) Ant
2 4 (2.65%) JUnit
2 4 (2.65%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.99%) Subversion
4 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.66%) Hudson
5 1 (0.66%) Redmine
5 1 (0.66%) Trac
5 1 (0.66%) Selenium
5 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.66%) FrontPage
5 1 (0.66%) Toad
5 1 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.66%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.66%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.66%) Xcode
General
1 63 (41.72%) Finance
2 15 (9.93%) Banking
3 7 (4.64%) Retail
3 7 (4.64%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.31%) Front Office
5 4 (2.65%) International Banking
6 3 (1.99%) German Language
6 3 (1.99%) Billing
6 3 (1.99%) Legal
6 3 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.32%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.32%) Marketing
7 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Publishing
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (29.80%) Analyst
2 29 (19.21%) Developer
3 24 (15.89%) Support Analyst
4 13 (8.61%) Consultant
5 12 (7.95%) Applications Support
6 11 (7.28%) Support Engineer
6 11 (7.28%) ETL Developer
7 10 (6.62%) Administrator
7 10 (6.62%) Architect
8 9 (5.96%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (5.96%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (5.30%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (4.64%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.64%) Programmer
11 5 (3.31%) Analyst Programmer
11 5 (3.31%) Technical Support
11 5 (3.31%) Junior
11 5 (3.31%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.31%) Technical Support Analyst
11 5 (3.31%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.87%) XML
2 23 (15.23%) Middleware
3 21 (13.91%) Web Services
3 21 (13.91%) .NET
4 14 (9.27%) JMS
4 14 (9.27%) JSON
5 12 (7.95%) SOAP
6 11 (7.28%) J2EE
7 10 (6.62%) HTML
7 10 (6.62%) WSDL
7 10 (6.62%) jQuery
8 9 (5.96%) Spring
8 9 (5.96%) Servlets
8 9 (5.96%) XSD
9 8 (5.30%) EDI
9 8 (5.30%) REST
9 8 (5.30%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (4.64%) CSS
11 6 (3.97%) EJB
11 6 (3.97%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.60%) AS400
2 12 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.28%) Data Integration
4 9 (5.96%) Open Source
5 8 (5.30%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.97%) Clustering
6 6 (3.97%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.65%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.65%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.65%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.65%) Smartcard
7 4 (2.65%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.65%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.99%) STB
8 3 (1.99%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.99%) iSeries
8 3 (1.99%) IVR
8 3 (1.99%) Life Science
8 3 (1.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 56 (37.09%) Windows
2 42 (27.81%) Linux
3 31 (20.53%) UNIX
4 12 (7.95%) Solaris
5 10 (6.62%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.64%) AIX
7 6 (3.97%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.32%) OS/390
9 2 (1.32%) zOS
9 2 (1.32%) MVS
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.32%) SUSE
10 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.66%) Android
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.56%) ITIL
2 17 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (7.28%) Configuration Management
3 11 (7.28%) ETL
3 11 (7.28%) ERP
3 11 (7.28%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (7.28%) Unit Testing
4 10 (6.62%) Automated Testing
4 10 (6.62%) Migration
4 10 (6.62%) Change Management
4 10 (6.62%) B2B
4 10 (6.62%) Data Modelling
4 10 (6.62%) SOA
4 10 (6.62%) Data Transformation
5 9 (5.96%) Analytics
5 9 (5.96%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (5.96%) DevOps
5 9 (5.96%) EAI
6 8 (5.30%) BPEL
6 8 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 57 (37.75%) SQL
2 32 (21.19%) Java
3 12 (7.95%) Perl
4 10 (6.62%) XPath
4 10 (6.62%) Groovy
5 8 (5.30%) Bash Shell
5 8 (5.30%) RPG IV
5 8 (5.30%) RPG
5 8 (5.30%) XQuery
6 7 (4.64%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.64%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.64%) C#
7 6 (3.97%) PHP
7 6 (3.97%) ActionScript
7 6 (3.97%) ActionScript 2.0
7 6 (3.97%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.31%) VB
9 4 (2.65%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.65%) C
9 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (9.27%) Degree
2 9 (5.96%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.31%) RHCE
3 5 (3.31%) MCP
4 4 (2.65%) A+ Certification
4 4 (2.65%) MCDST
4 4 (2.65%) MCITP
5 3 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.32%) CCNP
6 2 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (0.66%) ISEB
7 1 (0.66%) MCSE
7 1 (0.66%) MCSA
7 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.66%) NCDA
7 1 (0.66%) NCIE
7 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.97%) QA
2 5 (3.31%) Basel III
3 4 (2.65%) SLA
4 3 (1.99%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (9.27%) Active Directory
1 14 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.30%) Xen
3 6 (3.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (1.99%) NFS
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.32%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.32%) qmail
5 2 (1.32%) Postfix
5 2 (1.32%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.66%) XenApp
6 1 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.66%) vSphere
6 1 (0.66%) Samba
6 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (8.61%) Puppet
2 8 (5.30%) Tivoli
3 7 (4.64%) SCOM
4 4 (2.65%) OpenView
5 3 (1.99%) SCCM
5 3 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.99%) Nagios
6 2 (1.32%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (1.32%) ZENworks
6 2 (1.32%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.66%) Netcool
7 1 (0.66%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 47 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 45 (29.80%) Oracle
3 16 (10.60%) VMware
4 14 (9.27%) Google
5 13 (8.61%) IBM
5 13 (8.61%) Citrix
6 11 (7.28%) Cognos
7 8 (5.30%) Reuters
7 8 (5.30%) Bloomberg
8 7 (4.64%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.64%) JD Edwards
8 7 (4.64%) Cisco
9 6 (3.97%) HP
10 5 (3.31%) JBoss
11 4 (2.65%) Remedy
11 4 (2.65%) CQG
12 3 (1.99%) Axway
12 3 (1.99%) NetApp
12 3 (1.99%) F5
13 2 (1.32%) EMC
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