The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 97 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing FTP 10 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.40% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.42% 2.65% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £367 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 - £32.50
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
292 226 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.90% 15.09% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 110 48
Median daily rate £375 £319 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 1 - -
FTP
North West

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for FTP.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) HTTP
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) IBM
5 4 (25.00%) SOAP
5 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) SMTP
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
7 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
7 2 (12.50%) OSPF
7 2 (12.50%) BGP
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) TACACS
7 2 (12.50%) Telnet

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) Jetty
2 2 (12.50%) nginx
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (12.50%) Google App Engine
1 2 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) HTTP
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (18.75%) SMTP
6 2 (12.50%) BGP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (12.50%) OSPF
6 2 (12.50%) SNMP
6 2 (12.50%) SSH
6 2 (12.50%) SSL
6 2 (12.50%) TACACS
6 2 (12.50%) Telnet
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
1 2 (12.50%) MS Access
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 2 (12.50%) Toad
1 2 (12.50%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) OAT Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) OAT Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Web Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) WebOps Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 2 (12.50%) JMS
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) Servlets
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) ISPF
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
2 2 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) iSeries
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Test Management
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Web Filtering
3 2 (12.50%) Web Operations
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) JCL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Snort
2 1 (6.25%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (12.50%) DameWare
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
1 4 (25.00%) IBM
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Aruba
3 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 2 (12.50%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) LexisNexis
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (6.25%) CA
4 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire