The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 340 366 332
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -34
Contract jobs citing FTP 71 48 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% 1.71% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 47
Average daily rate
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£420 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 13
Average hourly rate - £31.79 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +37.39%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2868 2806 3596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.15% 11.57% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1789 1770 2081
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 107 169
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
FTP
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +16 12 £406 -18.75% 4
Canary Wharf - 3 £800 -
Hackney - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 57 (40.14%) HTTP
1 57 (40.14%) Finance
2 51 (35.92%) SQL
3 49 (34.51%) Windows
4 47 (33.10%) Microsoft
5 41 (28.87%) Linux
5 41 (28.87%) Oracle
6 39 (27.46%) DNS
7 32 (22.54%) TCP/IP
8 31 (21.83%) XML
9 28 (19.72%) UNIX
10 26 (18.31%) Java
10 26 (18.31%) SSL
11 25 (17.61%) DHCP
11 25 (17.61%) SQL Server
12 24 (16.90%) IIS
12 24 (16.90%) ITIL
12 24 (16.90%) WebSphere
13 22 (15.49%) Web Services
13 22 (15.49%) .NET
14 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
15 20 (14.08%) Internet
16 18 (12.68%) Middleware
16 18 (12.68%) MS Office
16 18 (12.68%) Oracle Database
17 17 (11.97%) JSON
18 16 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
19 15 (10.56%) Solaris
19 15 (10.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 14 (9.86%) Degree

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 24 (16.90%) IIS
1 24 (16.90%) WebSphere
2 13 (9.15%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.04%) Apache
4 8 (5.63%) Jetty
4 8 (5.63%) nginx
4 8 (5.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (4.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (4.93%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.52%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.41%) CMS
7 2 (1.41%) MTS
7 2 (1.41%) Confluence
7 2 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.70%) Gentran
8 1 (0.70%) Mule
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.68%) MS Office
3 3 (2.11%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.70%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (5.63%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (4.93%) JDE OneWorld
4 4 (2.82%) Endur
4 4 (2.82%) RMDS
4 4 (2.82%) ZaiNet
4 4 (2.82%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 4 (2.82%) Aligne
5 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.41%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.70%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.45%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (7.04%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.70%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (40.14%) HTTP
2 39 (27.46%) DNS
3 32 (22.54%) TCP/IP
4 26 (18.31%) SSL
5 25 (17.61%) DHCP
6 20 (14.08%) Internet
7 14 (9.86%) SSH
8 12 (8.45%) IPsec
9 11 (7.75%) Firewall
9 11 (7.75%) HTTPS
10 8 (5.63%) SMTP
10 8 (5.63%) Wireless
11 7 (4.93%) NAS
11 7 (4.93%) VPN
12 6 (4.23%) WAN
12 6 (4.23%) LAN
12 6 (4.23%) LDAP
12 6 (4.23%) Network Security
13 5 (3.52%) SNMP
13 5 (3.52%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.68%) Oracle Database
3 15 (10.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (8.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (7.75%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (6.34%) Big Data
7 8 (5.63%) MySQL
7 8 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.82%) OLAP
8 4 (2.82%) QlikView
8 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.70%) MS Access
10 1 (0.70%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.70%) SQLite
10 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (7.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.23%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.52%) JIRA
4 4 (2.82%) Ant
4 4 (2.82%) JUnit
4 4 (2.82%) Subversion
4 4 (2.82%) Maven
5 2 (1.41%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.41%) Trac
6 1 (0.70%) Hudson
6 1 (0.70%) Redmine
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.70%) Xcode
6 1 (0.70%) FrontPage
6 1 (0.70%) Toad
6 1 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 57 (40.14%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Financial Institution
3 7 (4.93%) Banking
4 6 (4.23%) Front Office
5 3 (2.11%) Retail
5 3 (2.11%) Billing
5 3 (2.11%) Legal
5 3 (2.11%) German Language
6 2 (1.41%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.70%) Publishing
7 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (28.17%) Analyst
2 27 (19.01%) Developer
3 19 (13.38%) Support Analyst
4 13 (9.15%) Applications Support
5 12 (8.45%) Consultant
6 11 (7.75%) ETL Developer
7 10 (7.04%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (7.04%) Support Engineer
7 10 (7.04%) Administrator
8 9 (6.34%) Architect
9 8 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.63%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (4.93%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.93%) Junior
11 5 (3.52%) Technical Support
11 5 (3.52%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.52%) Technical Support Analyst
11 5 (3.52%) Business Architect
11 5 (3.52%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (3.52%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.83%) XML
2 22 (15.49%) Web Services
2 22 (15.49%) .NET
3 18 (12.68%) Middleware
4 17 (11.97%) JSON
5 13 (9.15%) HTML
5 13 (9.15%) JMS
6 12 (8.45%) jQuery
7 10 (7.04%) SOAP
7 10 (7.04%) CSS
8 9 (6.34%) WSDL
8 9 (6.34%) Spring
9 8 (5.63%) Oracle Fusion
9 8 (5.63%) Servlets
9 8 (5.63%) J2EE
9 8 (5.63%) EDI
9 8 (5.63%) XSD
9 8 (5.63%) REST
10 6 (4.23%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.75%) Data Integration
3 9 (6.34%) AS400
3 9 (6.34%) Open Source
4 8 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.23%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.52%) Clustering
6 5 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.82%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.82%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.82%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.82%) Smartcard
7 4 (2.82%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.82%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.82%) Fat Client
8 3 (2.11%) Wiki
8 3 (2.11%) SWIFT
8 3 (2.11%) IVR
9 2 (1.41%) STB
9 2 (1.41%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 49 (34.51%) Windows
2 41 (28.87%) Linux
3 28 (19.72%) UNIX
4 15 (10.56%) Solaris
5 10 (7.04%) Windows 7
6 9 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.23%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.11%) AIX
10 2 (1.41%) OS/390
10 2 (1.41%) zOS
10 2 (1.41%) MVS
10 2 (1.41%) SUSE
11 1 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.70%) Android
11 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.90%) ITIL
2 16 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (7.75%) Configuration Management
3 11 (7.75%) ERP
3 11 (7.75%) ETL
3 11 (7.75%) Change Management
4 10 (7.04%) Migration
4 10 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (7.04%) B2B
4 10 (7.04%) Data Modelling
4 10 (7.04%) SOA
4 10 (7.04%) Automated Testing
4 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
4 10 (7.04%) Data Transformation
5 9 (6.34%) EAI
6 8 (5.63%) BPMN
6 8 (5.63%) BPEL
6 8 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (5.63%) Analytics
6 8 (5.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.92%) SQL
2 26 (18.31%) Java
3 13 (9.15%) Perl
4 10 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.04%) T-SQL
4 10 (7.04%) Groovy
5 9 (6.34%) XPath
5 9 (6.34%) C#
6 8 (5.63%) XQuery
7 7 (4.93%) VB
8 6 (4.23%) ActionScript
8 6 (4.23%) PHP
8 6 (4.23%) C
8 6 (4.23%) ActionScript 2.0
9 5 (3.52%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.52%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.52%) VBScript
10 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.11%) JCL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.86%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.52%) MCP
4 4 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.82%) RHCE
4 4 (2.82%) A+ Certification
4 4 (2.82%) MCDST
4 4 (2.82%) MCITP
5 3 (2.11%) CCNA
6 2 (1.41%) CISSP
6 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.41%) CISM
7 1 (0.70%) NCDA
7 1 (0.70%) NCIE
7 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.70%) ISEB
7 1 (0.70%) HND
7 1 (0.70%) MCSE
7 1 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) QA
2 5 (3.52%) SLA
2 5 (3.52%) Basel III
3 3 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (9.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.93%) Xen
4 6 (4.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (2.82%) NFS
6 2 (1.41%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.41%) Samba
6 2 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.41%) qmail
6 2 (1.41%) Postfix
6 2 (1.41%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.70%) vSphere
7 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.45%) Puppet
2 8 (5.63%) Tivoli
3 7 (4.93%) SCOM
4 4 (2.82%) OpenView
5 3 (2.11%) SCCM
5 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.11%) Nagios
6 2 (1.41%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (1.41%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.70%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.70%) Netcool
7 1 (0.70%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (33.10%) Microsoft
2 41 (28.87%) Oracle
3 14 (9.86%) VMware
4 13 (9.15%) Google
5 12 (8.45%) Citrix
6 11 (7.75%) Cognos
7 9 (6.34%) IBM
8 8 (5.63%) Cisco
8 8 (5.63%) Red Hat
8 8 (5.63%) Reuters
8 8 (5.63%) Bloomberg
9 7 (4.93%) JD Edwards
10 6 (4.23%) HP
11 5 (3.52%) NetApp
12 4 (2.82%) CQG
12 4 (2.82%) JBoss
12 4 (2.82%) F5
13 3 (2.11%) Axway
13 3 (2.11%) Sun
13 3 (2.11%) EMC
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