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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 91 79 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing FTP 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.51% 3.15% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate
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- £323 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £323 £273
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +18.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.64 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-24.54% -11.76%
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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
199 127 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.92% 10.14% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 49 58
Average daily rate £300 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £272 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.27 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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 7 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 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) HPUX
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Publishing
4 2 (22.22%) SUSE
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) RTP
4 2 (22.22%) TACACS
4 2 (22.22%) Telnet
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Internet

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Jetty
3 1 (11.11%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) RTP
4 2 (22.22%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Navigator
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (22.22%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (22.22%) Toad
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
1 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
1 2 (22.22%) Statistics
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) HPUX
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
1 2 (22.22%) Release Management
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
1 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) SOA
1 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VB
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
2 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
2 2 (22.22%) Aruba
2 2 (22.22%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft