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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 319 292 304
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Contract jobs citing FTP 80 92 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.84% 3.61% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 60 47
Average daily rate
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£450 £380 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -27.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £370 £319
% change year-on-year
-8.78% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+125.71% +16.66%
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
2816 2551 2783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.26% 11.74% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1803 1600 1729
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 72 140
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -25.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +22 18 £500 +20.91% 5
Canary Wharf - - - -
Beckenham - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 73 (41.95%) Windows
2 59 (33.91%) Linux
3 56 (32.18%) DNS
4 52 (29.89%) Finance
5 49 (28.16%) DHCP
6 47 (27.01%) HTTP
7 39 (22.41%) Microsoft
8 38 (21.84%) TCP/IP
9 37 (21.26%) SSL
10 33 (18.97%) SQL
11 29 (16.67%) MySQL
11 29 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 29 (16.67%) IIS
11 29 (16.67%) Banking
12 27 (15.52%) Puppet
12 27 (15.52%) Relational Database
12 27 (15.52%) MS Excel
13 25 (14.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (13.79%) Configuration Management
15 23 (13.22%) Oracle
15 23 (13.22%) Citrix
16 22 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (12.64%) RDBMS
16 22 (12.64%) MS Office
16 22 (12.64%) .NET
16 22 (12.64%) UNIX
17 21 (12.07%) Java
17 21 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (11.49%) DevOps
18 20 (11.49%) Active Directory

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 29 (16.67%) IIS
2 15 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.62%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 11 (6.32%) Apache
5 8 (4.60%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.87%) JBoss
7 4 (2.30%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.72%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.72%) Lync
9 2 (1.15%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.15%) Confluence
9 2 (1.15%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.57%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.64%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.15%) ProjectWise
3 2 (1.15%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (1.15%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.15%) InDesign
3 2 (1.15%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.57%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.87%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.15%) Aligne
3 2 (1.15%) Endur
3 2 (1.15%) ZaiNet
4 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.57%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.57%) Magento
4 1 (0.57%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) PaaS
2 1 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.18%) DNS
2 49 (28.16%) DHCP
3 47 (27.01%) HTTP
4 38 (21.84%) TCP/IP
5 37 (21.26%) SSL
6 19 (10.92%) Firewall
6 19 (10.92%) IPsec
7 12 (6.90%) Wireless
7 12 (6.90%) Internet
7 12 (6.90%) SMTP
8 11 (6.32%) VPN
9 8 (4.60%) SSH
9 8 (4.60%) VLAN
10 6 (3.45%) SAN
10 6 (3.45%) NAS
11 5 (2.87%) WAN
11 5 (2.87%) LAN
12 4 (2.30%) HTTPS
12 4 (2.30%) SNMP
13 3 (1.72%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.67%) MySQL
1 29 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.52%) Relational Database
3 22 (12.64%) RDBMS
4 19 (10.92%) MongoDB
4 19 (10.92%) NoSQL
5 13 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (4.02%) MS Access
8 6 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.72%) DB2
10 3 (1.72%) Crystal Enterprise
10 3 (1.72%) SQLite
11 2 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.60%) Subversion
3 5 (2.87%) Toad
3 5 (2.87%) Selenium
3 5 (2.87%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.30%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.57%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.57%) PeopleTools
6 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 52 (29.89%) Finance
2 29 (16.67%) Banking
3 13 (7.47%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.32%) Retail
5 9 (5.17%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.45%) Billing
7 4 (2.30%) Publishing
7 4 (2.30%) Marketing
8 3 (1.72%) Online Betting
8 3 (1.72%) Legal
9 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.15%) Back Office
9 2 (1.15%) Local Government
10 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.57%) Games
10 1 (0.57%) Electronics
10 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.57%) Front Office
10 1 (0.57%) Advertising
10 1 (0.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 44 (25.29%) Analyst
2 18 (10.34%) Architect
3 17 (9.77%) Support Analyst
4 16 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (7.47%) Applications Support
6 12 (6.90%) Developer
7 10 (5.75%) Help Desk Analyst
7 10 (5.75%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 10 (5.75%) Help Desk Support
8 9 (5.17%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.17%) Consultant
8 9 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 8 (4.60%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (4.60%) Support Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.02%) Web Engineer
11 6 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.64%) .NET
2 19 (10.92%) Web Services
3 15 (8.62%) XML
4 10 (5.75%) WCF
5 7 (4.02%) HTML
5 7 (4.02%) Middleware
6 5 (2.87%) ODBC
7 4 (2.30%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.72%) JSON
8 3 (1.72%) .NET Compact Framework
8 3 (1.72%) CSS
9 2 (1.15%) XSD
9 2 (1.15%) SOAP
9 2 (1.15%) HTML5
9 2 (1.15%) Twisted
10 1 (0.57%) REST
10 1 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.57%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (0.57%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.92%) Open Source
2 11 (6.32%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.75%) Thin Client
3 10 (5.75%) Smartcard
3 10 (5.75%) Smartphone
3 10 (5.75%) Fat Client
4 6 (3.45%) Replication
5 5 (2.87%) Clustering
6 3 (1.72%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.72%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.72%) Market Risk
6 3 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.72%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.72%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.15%) New Media
7 2 (1.15%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.15%) Equities
7 2 (1.15%) IVR
7 2 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 73 (41.95%) Windows
2 59 (33.91%) Linux
3 25 (14.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (12.64%) UNIX
4 22 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (9.20%) Windows XP
5 16 (9.20%) Windows Vista
6 13 (7.47%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (4.60%) AIX
10 7 (4.02%) Solaris
10 7 (4.02%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (1.72%) SUSE
11 3 (1.72%) Windows CE
12 2 (1.15%) Debian
12 2 (1.15%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.79%) Configuration Management
2 21 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (11.49%) DevOps
4 17 (9.77%) Quantitative Risk Management
4 17 (9.77%) Migration
5 16 (9.20%) Microservices
6 15 (8.62%) OO
7 13 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (6.32%) CRM
8 11 (6.32%) Automated Testing
9 10 (5.75%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.17%) OOP
11 8 (4.60%) Validation
12 7 (4.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (4.02%) ITIL
12 7 (4.02%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (3.45%) Business Transformation
13 6 (3.45%) UML
13 6 (3.45%) Test Scripting
14 5 (2.87%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.97%) SQL
2 21 (12.07%) Java
3 15 (8.62%) C#
4 11 (6.32%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.32%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.60%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.45%) Perl
6 6 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.45%) Ruby
6 6 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.87%) Python
8 4 (2.30%) VB
8 4 (2.30%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.72%) VBScript
9 3 (1.72%) C
10 2 (1.15%) PHP
10 2 (1.15%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (1.15%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.57%) sed
11 1 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (9.20%) Degree
2 15 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.75%) MCP
3 10 (5.75%) MCDST
3 10 (5.75%) MCITP
3 10 (5.75%) A+ Certification
4 7 (4.02%) CCNP
4 7 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.87%) CCIE
5 5 (2.87%) MCSE
5 5 (2.87%) CFA
5 5 (2.87%) MBA
6 4 (2.30%) MCT
6 4 (2.30%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.72%) VCP4
8 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.57%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) QA
2 7 (4.02%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (2.87%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (11.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (2.87%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.30%) Firmware
4 4 (2.30%) Terminal Server
4 4 (2.30%) NFS
5 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.72%) XenApp
5 3 (1.72%) vSphere
6 2 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.15%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.15%) Postfix
6 2 (1.15%) Samba
6 2 (1.15%) Squid
7 1 (0.57%) Xen
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 27 (15.52%) Puppet
2 19 (10.92%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.17%) SCOM
4 7 (4.02%) SCCM
5 6 (3.45%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.87%) Nagios
7 2 (1.15%) Control-M
7 2 (1.15%) Cacti
7 2 (1.15%) NetCrunch
7 2 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.57%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.57%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.22%) Oracle
2 23 (13.22%) Citrix
3 19 (10.92%) VMware
4 13 (7.47%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.32%) Reuters
5 11 (6.32%) Bloomberg
5 11 (6.32%) Cisco
6 10 (5.75%) HP
6 10 (5.75%) CQG
7 9 (5.17%) Symantec
7 9 (5.17%) Dell
8 7 (4.02%) Cognos
9 6 (3.45%) Calypso
9 6 (3.45%) SunGard
9 6 (3.45%) Kaspersky
9 6 (3.45%) Veeam
10 5 (2.87%) IBM
10 5 (2.87%) Sybase
11 4 (2.30%) Open Text
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