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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 98 92 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing FTP 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.14% 3.54% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £367 £475 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.68% +47.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +27.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £21.53 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-41.92% -28.25%
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
281 198 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.29% 12.19% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 96 68
Median daily rate £375 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 14
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -56.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) HTTP
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) DameWare
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Toad
6 2 (15.38%) MS Access
6 2 (15.38%) JMS
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco

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 (46.15%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Jetty
2 2 (15.38%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (15.38%) Google App Engine
1 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) HTTP
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) IPsec
4 2 (15.38%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) WinSCP
5 1 (7.69%) ADSL
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) LDAP
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) tcpdump
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
1 2 (15.38%) MS Access
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) HP UFT
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
1 2 (15.38%) Toad
1 2 (15.38%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) OAT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) OAT Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Web Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) WebOps Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) JMS
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) Servlets
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) ISPF
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) iSeries
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Change Management
1 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
1 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
1 2 (15.38%) DevOps
1 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
1 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Test Management
1 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Validation
1 2 (15.38%) Web Operations
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) SIEM
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) JCL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Snort
2 1 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) DameWare
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) IBM
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) LexisNexis
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire