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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 89 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing FTP 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.40% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.64% 3.45% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
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£475 £323 £259
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.28% +24.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.15% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £30.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-28.25% -24.05%
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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
194 145 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.03% 11.72% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 68 71
Average daily rate £310 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.75% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.16 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

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 30 July 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 8 (66.67%) HTTP
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (33.33%) HPUX
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (33.33%) IPsec
5 3 (25.00%) SSH
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (25.00%) Aruba
5 3 (25.00%) Statistics
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Jetty
2 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (16.67%) Google App Engine
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) IPsec
4 4 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (25.00%) SSH
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) TACACS
5 3 (25.00%) Telnet
5 3 (25.00%) SNMP
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) SMTP
5 3 (25.00%) OSPF
5 3 (25.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) MS Access
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Navigator
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (16.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (16.67%) Toad
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 2 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) Servlets
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Statistics
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) HPUX
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (25.00%) Aruba
4 2 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 2 (16.67%) Google
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