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 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 324 315 322
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing FTP 94 111 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.45% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 3.66% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 67 38
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £554 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £297 £359
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £52.82 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.81% +322.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £30.25 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-33.05% -14.18%
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
2995 3034 3187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.78% 12.24% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2040 2004 2013
Average daily rate £388 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 91 155
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 November 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 26 November 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 +19 25 £450 -5.26% 9
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Greenford - - - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 84 (48.00%) Windows
2 70 (40.00%) Finance
3 58 (33.14%) Microsoft
4 53 (30.29%) DNS
5 50 (28.57%) HTTP
5 50 (28.57%) Linux
5 50 (28.57%) SQL
6 42 (24.00%) IIS
7 37 (21.14%) Oracle
7 37 (21.14%) DHCP
7 37 (21.14%) TCP/IP
8 36 (20.57%) UNIX
9 33 (18.86%) SQL Server
10 32 (18.29%) MS Excel
11 31 (17.71%) Active Directory
12 27 (15.43%) Banking
13 24 (13.71%) VMware
13 24 (13.71%) SSL
13 24 (13.71%) Tomcat
13 24 (13.71%) MS Office
14 22 (12.57%) Citrix
15 21 (12.00%) Firewall
16 20 (11.43%) .NET
16 20 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (10.86%) Degree
17 19 (10.86%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (10.86%) Internet
18 18 (10.29%) Migration
18 18 (10.29%) XML
19 17 (9.71%) Java

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 42 (24.00%) IIS
2 24 (13.71%) Tomcat
3 16 (9.14%) WebSphere
4 15 (8.57%) Apache
5 12 (6.86%) SharePoint
6 9 (5.14%) MS Exchange
7 8 (4.57%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (3.43%) MQSeries
8 6 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.86%) JBoss
10 4 (2.29%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.29%) Confluence
11 3 (1.71%) nginx
11 3 (1.71%) Jetty
11 3 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.71%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 32 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 24 (13.71%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.57%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.57%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.57%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.29%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (2.29%) RMDS
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.14%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.57%) Shopify
4 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.57%) Magento
4 1 (0.57%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.71%) Google App Engine
2 3 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) IaaS
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (30.29%) DNS
2 50 (28.57%) HTTP
3 37 (21.14%) DHCP
3 37 (21.14%) TCP/IP
4 24 (13.71%) SSL
5 21 (12.00%) Firewall
6 19 (10.86%) Internet
7 17 (9.71%) SMTP
8 14 (8.00%) SSH
9 12 (6.86%) VPN
10 11 (6.29%) Wireless
11 10 (5.71%) HTTPS
12 9 (5.14%) NAS
12 9 (5.14%) SAN
13 8 (4.57%) SNMP
14 7 (4.00%) VLAN
14 7 (4.00%) LAN
15 6 (3.43%) WAN
15 6 (3.43%) Network Security
16 5 (2.86%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.86%) MySQL
2 12 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.00%) DB2
6 5 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.29%) MS Access
7 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.29%) Big Data
8 3 (1.71%) QlikView
8 3 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.71%) Crystal Enterprise
8 3 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.71%) Selenium
2 2 (1.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.57%) FrontPage
3 1 (0.57%) Subversion
3 1 (0.57%) JIRA
3 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.57%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.57%) Toad
3 1 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.57%) JUnit
3 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (40.00%) Finance
2 27 (15.43%) Banking
3 14 (8.00%) Retail
4 8 (4.57%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.00%) Billing
6 6 (3.43%) Marketing
6 6 (3.43%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.29%) Legal
7 4 (2.29%) International Banking
8 3 (1.71%) Online Betting
8 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.14%) German Language
10 1 (0.57%) Law
10 1 (0.57%) Advertising
10 1 (0.57%) Publishing
10 1 (0.57%) Games
10 1 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 51 (29.14%) Analyst
2 26 (14.86%) Support Analyst
3 22 (12.57%) Architect
4 17 (9.71%) Applications Support
5 15 (8.57%) Developer
6 14 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 13 (7.43%) Consultant
7 13 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.71%) Help Desk Analyst
8 10 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.71%) Help Desk Support
8 10 (5.71%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 8 (4.57%) Applications Support Analyst
9 8 (4.57%) Administrator
9 8 (4.57%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (4.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 7 (4.00%) Programmer
11 6 (3.43%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.43%) Junior
11 6 (3.43%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.43%) .NET
2 18 (10.29%) XML
3 17 (9.71%) Web Services
4 10 (5.71%) Middleware
5 9 (5.14%) HTML
6 8 (4.57%) WCF
7 6 (3.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (3.43%) SOAP
7 6 (3.43%) J2EE
7 6 (3.43%) ODBC
8 5 (2.86%) JSON
8 5 (2.86%) HTML5
8 5 (2.86%) CSS
9 4 (2.29%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.29%) XSD
10 3 (1.71%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (1.71%) XSLT
10 3 (1.71%) JDBC
10 3 (1.71%) Servlets
11 2 (1.14%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.29%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.71%) Smartcard
3 10 (5.71%) AS400
3 10 (5.71%) Thin Client
3 10 (5.71%) Fat Client
3 10 (5.71%) Smartphone
4 9 (5.14%) Clustering
5 6 (3.43%) Replication
5 6 (3.43%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.43%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.29%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.71%) Wiki
7 3 (1.71%) PKI
7 3 (1.71%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.71%) iSeries
7 3 (1.71%) IVR
8 2 (1.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 84 (48.00%) Windows
2 50 (28.57%) Linux
3 36 (20.57%) UNIX
4 20 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (10.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (9.14%) Windows Vista
7 15 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (8.00%) Windows 7
9 13 (7.43%) Windows XP
10 11 (6.29%) Solaris
11 7 (4.00%) AIX
12 6 (3.43%) Windows 8
12 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (2.29%) SUSE
14 2 (1.14%) Debian
14 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.57%) Android
15 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (10.29%) Migration
2 16 (9.14%) ITIL
3 15 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 14 (8.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
5 12 (6.86%) CRM
6 10 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (4.57%) Load Balancing
7 8 (4.57%) DevOps
8 7 (4.00%) Business Transformation
8 7 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 7 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (4.00%) ETL
8 7 (4.00%) UML
9 6 (3.43%) Validation
9 6 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (3.43%) Test Scripting
9 6 (3.43%) Data Architecture
9 6 (3.43%) TOGAF
10 5 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 50 (28.57%) SQL
2 17 (9.71%) Java
3 11 (6.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (6.29%) Perl
4 8 (4.57%) RPG
4 8 (4.57%) C#
4 8 (4.57%) RPG IV
5 7 (4.00%) Python
5 7 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.43%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.43%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.29%) VBScript
8 4 (2.29%) VB
8 4 (2.29%) PHP
8 4 (2.29%) RPG/400
9 3 (1.71%) Ruby
10 2 (1.14%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.14%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (1.14%) KiXtart
Qualifications
1 19 (10.86%) Degree
2 14 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.29%) MCP
4 10 (5.71%) A+ Certification
4 10 (5.71%) MCDST
4 10 (5.71%) MCITP
5 6 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.86%) CCNP
7 4 (2.29%) MBA
7 4 (2.29%) MCSE
7 4 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.29%) CFA
8 3 (1.71%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.71%) RHCE
8 3 (1.71%) CCIE
8 3 (1.71%) MCT
9 2 (1.14%) CCNA
9 2 (1.14%) ISEB
9 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) QA
2 7 (4.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (2.29%) SLA
4 3 (1.71%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (17.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.86%) NFS
3 5 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (2.29%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.29%) Postfix
4 4 (2.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.14%) Firmware
6 2 (1.14%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.14%) Samba
6 2 (1.14%) qmail
6 2 (1.14%) XenApp
6 2 (1.14%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.14%) vSphere
6 2 (1.14%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.14%) Squid
6 2 (1.14%) Xen
7 1 (0.57%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 13 (7.43%) SCOM
2 10 (5.71%) SCCM
3 8 (4.57%) Puppet
4 7 (4.00%) Nagios
5 6 (3.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (3.43%) Tivoli
5 6 (3.43%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.43%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.71%) OpenView
7 2 (1.14%) ZENworks
7 2 (1.14%) Control-M
7 2 (1.14%) CA SiteMinder
7 2 (1.14%) Cacti
7 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.14%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.14%) WSUS
7 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.14%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.57%) nmon
8 1 (0.57%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 58 (33.14%) Microsoft
2 37 (21.14%) Oracle
3 24 (13.71%) VMware
4 22 (12.57%) Citrix
5 16 (9.14%) Red Hat
6 15 (8.57%) Reuters
6 15 (8.57%) Bloomberg
7 13 (7.43%) HP
8 10 (5.71%) CQG
8 10 (5.71%) Cisco
8 10 (5.71%) IBM
9 8 (4.57%) Cognos
10 7 (4.00%) Calypso
10 7 (4.00%) SunGard
10 7 (4.00%) Dell
11 6 (3.43%) Symantec
11 6 (3.43%) Veeam
12 5 (2.86%) Kaspersky
12 5 (2.86%) Sybase
13 4 (2.29%) Open Text
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