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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 334 361 331
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -30
Contract jobs citing FTP 95 64 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 2.09% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 44 49
Average daily rate
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£420 £488 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +34.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £672 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £418
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £16.40 £28.95
% change year-on-year
+143.90% -43.35%
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
3179 3057 3599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.99% 12.35% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2000 2156
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 90 177
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +32 21 £475 -7.31% 4
Greenford - 3 - - 1
Croydon -5 1 £363 +23.93%
Hackney - - - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 66 (40.74%) HTTP
2 62 (38.27%) Windows
3 58 (35.80%) Finance
4 54 (33.33%) SQL
5 49 (30.25%) Microsoft
6 48 (29.63%) Oracle
7 47 (29.01%) Linux
8 42 (25.93%) DNS
9 41 (25.31%) TCP/IP
10 33 (20.37%) UNIX
10 33 (20.37%) SQL Server
10 33 (20.37%) IIS
11 29 (17.90%) Java
11 29 (17.90%) XML
11 29 (17.90%) SSL
12 28 (17.28%) WebSphere
13 25 (15.43%) DHCP
13 25 (15.43%) Tomcat
13 25 (15.43%) VMware
14 23 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (13.58%) ITIL
16 21 (12.96%) MS Excel
16 21 (12.96%) Degree
17 20 (12.35%) Active Directory
18 19 (11.73%) Apache
18 19 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (11.11%) Banking
19 18 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
19 18 (11.11%) Internet
20 17 (10.49%) Middleware

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 33 (20.37%) IIS
2 28 (17.28%) WebSphere
3 25 (15.43%) Tomcat
4 19 (11.73%) Apache
5 10 (6.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (5.56%) Jetty
6 9 (5.56%) nginx
7 8 (4.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (3.09%) MS Exchange
9 4 (2.47%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.85%) CMS
10 3 (1.85%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.85%) Confluence
10 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.62%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (6.17%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (4.32%) JDE OneWorld
4 4 (2.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 4 (2.47%) RMDS
5 3 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.23%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (1.23%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.62%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.02%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (6.79%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (6.79%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.23%) SaaS
4 1 (0.62%) PaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.62%) IaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (40.74%) HTTP
2 42 (25.93%) DNS
3 41 (25.31%) TCP/IP
4 29 (17.90%) SSL
5 25 (15.43%) DHCP
6 18 (11.11%) Internet
7 14 (8.64%) SMTP
8 13 (8.02%) SSH
9 12 (7.41%) IPsec
10 11 (6.79%) Firewall
10 11 (6.79%) HTTPS
11 10 (6.17%) VPN
12 9 (5.56%) SNMP
13 8 (4.94%) LAN
14 7 (4.32%) Network Security
15 6 (3.70%) VLAN
15 6 (3.70%) NAS
15 6 (3.70%) SAN
16 5 (3.09%) WAN
17 4 (2.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (8.64%) Oracle Database
4 12 (7.41%) MySQL
5 11 (6.79%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (6.17%) Big Data
7 8 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.70%) DB2
9 4 (2.47%) OLAP
9 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.47%) QlikView
10 2 (1.23%) Spotfire
10 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.23%) Subversion
3 1 (0.62%) FrontPage
3 1 (0.62%) JIRA
3 1 (0.62%) Selenium
3 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.62%) JUnit
3 1 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
General
1 58 (35.80%) Finance
2 18 (11.11%) Banking
3 9 (5.56%) Retail
4 4 (2.47%) International Banking
4 4 (2.47%) Marketing
4 4 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.85%) Legal
5 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.85%) Billing
5 3 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.62%) Front Office
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Publishing
7 1 (0.62%) Law
7 1 (0.62%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (24.69%) Analyst
2 24 (14.81%) Developer
3 22 (13.58%) Architect
4 20 (12.35%) Support Analyst
5 12 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 12 (7.41%) Applications Support
5 12 (7.41%) Consultant
6 11 (6.79%) ETL Developer
7 10 (6.17%) Administrator
8 9 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (4.94%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (4.32%) Programmer
10 7 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.09%) Analyst Programmer
11 5 (3.09%) Junior
11 5 (3.09%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (3.09%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.09%) RPG Programmer
11 5 (3.09%) RPG Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.90%) XML
2 17 (10.49%) Web Services
2 17 (10.49%) Middleware
3 15 (9.26%) .NET
4 13 (8.02%) SOAP
4 13 (8.02%) JSON
5 11 (6.79%) XSD
5 11 (6.79%) J2EE
5 11 (6.79%) HTML
6 10 (6.17%) JMS
6 10 (6.17%) WSDL
6 10 (6.17%) jQuery
7 9 (5.56%) EDI
7 9 (5.56%) Servlets
7 9 (5.56%) REST
8 8 (4.94%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (4.94%) Spring
9 7 (4.32%) CSS
10 6 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (3.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.88%) AS400
3 12 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.79%) Data Integration
5 9 (5.56%) Open Source
5 9 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.94%) Clustering
7 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.47%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.85%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.85%) IVR
8 3 (1.85%) PKI
8 3 (1.85%) Replication
8 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.85%) iSeries
8 3 (1.85%) Wiki
9 2 (1.23%) STB
9 2 (1.23%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.23%) Life Science
9 2 (1.23%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 62 (38.27%) Windows
2 47 (29.01%) Linux
3 33 (20.37%) UNIX
4 13 (8.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.17%) Solaris
6 8 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.09%) AIX
8 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.85%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.62%) SUSE
11 1 (0.62%) Debian
11 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.58%) ITIL
2 19 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (10.49%) Migration
3 17 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 12 (7.41%) ETL
5 11 (6.79%) B2B
5 11 (6.79%) ERP
5 11 (6.79%) Unit Testing
6 10 (6.17%) Data Modelling
6 10 (6.17%) Data Transformation
6 10 (6.17%) Quantitative Risk Management
7 9 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (5.56%) Analytics
7 9 (5.56%) DevOps
7 9 (5.56%) Change Management
8 8 (4.94%) SOA
8 8 (4.94%) EAI
8 8 (4.94%) E-Commerce
8 8 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.33%) SQL
2 29 (17.90%) Java
3 15 (9.26%) Perl
4 10 (6.17%) XPath
4 10 (6.17%) Groovy
4 10 (6.17%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.94%) RPG IV
5 8 (4.94%) RPG
5 8 (4.94%) XQuery
5 8 (4.94%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.94%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.70%) PHP
7 5 (3.09%) Python
8 4 (2.47%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.47%) RPG/400
9 3 (1.85%) C#
10 2 (1.23%) VBScript
10 2 (1.23%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.23%) KiXtart
Qualifications
1 21 (12.96%) Degree
2 5 (3.09%) RHCE
2 5 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.47%) CCNP
4 3 (1.85%) MCSE
5 2 (1.23%) MCP
5 2 (1.23%) CCIE
5 2 (1.23%) CCNA
5 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) NCDA
6 1 (0.62%) NCIE
6 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.62%) ISEB
6 1 (0.62%) MCSA
6 1 (0.62%) MCDST
6 1 (0.62%) MCITP
6 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.62%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (3.09%) SLA
3 4 (2.47%) QA
3 4 (2.47%) Basel III
4 3 (1.85%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (12.35%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.56%) Xen
4 6 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (2.47%) NFS
5 4 (2.47%) Postfix
6 2 (1.23%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.23%) qmail
6 2 (1.23%) vSphere
6 2 (1.23%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.23%) Squid
7 1 (0.62%) Samba
7 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.62%) Corosync
7 1 (0.62%) GPFS
7 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.62%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (9.88%) Puppet
2 8 (4.94%) Tivoli
2 8 (4.94%) SCOM
3 6 (3.70%) Nagios
4 5 (3.09%) SCCM
5 4 (2.47%) OpenView
5 4 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.85%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.23%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.23%) CA SiteMinder
7 2 (1.23%) ZENworks
7 2 (1.23%) Cacti
7 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.62%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.62%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (30.25%) Microsoft
2 48 (29.63%) Oracle
3 25 (15.43%) VMware
4 17 (10.49%) Citrix
5 14 (8.64%) Google
6 12 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 11 (6.79%) Cognos
8 10 (6.17%) Cisco
9 9 (5.56%) HP
10 8 (4.94%) IBM
11 7 (4.32%) Calypso
11 7 (4.32%) SunGard
11 7 (4.32%) JD Edwards
12 5 (3.09%) Reuters
12 5 (3.09%) Bloomberg
12 5 (3.09%) JBoss
13 4 (2.47%) Symantec
13 4 (2.47%) Remedy
14 3 (1.85%) StreamServe
14 3 (1.85%) Open Text
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £300 - £405 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £370 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Church International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago