The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 93 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing FTP 13 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.69% 0.38% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.78% 2.75% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
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£475 £323 £181
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.28% +78.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-28.25% -11.76%
FTP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 182 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.86% 13.78% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 88 82
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.13 £40.00 £21.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FTP across the Manchester region.

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the Manchester region.

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 12 (63.16%) HTTP
2 12 (63.16%) DNS
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) DHCP
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
4 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (42.11%) IPsec
5 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
6 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (31.58%) nginx
6 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Jetty
6 6 (31.58%) Network Security
6 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Google
6 6 (31.58%) SMTP
6 6 (31.58%) UNIX
6 6 (31.58%) IIS
6 6 (31.58%) Servlets
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 6 (31.58%) J2EE
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
2 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
3 6 (31.58%) Jetty
3 6 (31.58%) nginx
3 6 (31.58%) IIS
4 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (15.79%) CICS
5 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
5 2 (10.53%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (31.58%) Google App Engine
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (31.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 12 (63.16%) HTTP
2 12 (63.16%) DNS
3 9 (47.37%) DHCP
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) IPsec
5 6 (31.58%) Network Security
5 6 (31.58%) SMTP
6 5 (26.32%) VPN
7 4 (21.05%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (15.79%) SSH
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.79%) NAS
8 3 (15.79%) Wireless
8 3 (15.79%) TACACS
8 3 (15.79%) Telnet
8 3 (15.79%) SNA
8 3 (15.79%) SNMP
8 3 (15.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) DataStage
3 2 (10.53%) SQLPlus
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.53%) MS Access
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Navigator
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (10.53%) Toad
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) General Ledger
3 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) DevOps Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) J2EE
1 6 (31.58%) Servlets
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
3 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) EFT
1 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
1 3 (15.79%) VSAM
1 3 (15.79%) PKI
1 3 (15.79%) Statistics
1 3 (15.79%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) HPUX
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) AIX
4 3 (15.79%) zOS
5 2 (10.53%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
1 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps
1 6 (31.58%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (31.58%) Software Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Release Management
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (15.79%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 3 (15.79%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Puppet
1 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) zSecure
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (15.79%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Google
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) CA
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) IBM
4 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
4 3 (15.79%) Aruba
5 2 (10.53%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
5 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
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