The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 62 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.71% - 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.81% - 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £530 - £120
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £368 £370
% change year-on-year
-8.16% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £39.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-31.64% +116.43%
FTP
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 127 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.71% 16.16% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 59 15
Average daily rate £398 £400 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +61.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.20 £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.66% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (64.71%) Unix
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) JCL
2 10 (58.82%) Mainframe
3 9 (52.94%) ChangeMan
3 9 (52.94%) Tivoli
3 9 (52.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
3 9 (52.94%) REXX
3 9 (52.94%) ISPF
3 9 (52.94%) iSeries
3 9 (52.94%) Time Sharing Option
4 8 (47.06%) IBM
4 8 (47.06%) Change Management
5 7 (41.18%) AS400
5 7 (41.18%) HACMP
5 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Internet
8 4 (23.53%) Citrix
8 4 (23.53%) B2B
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) Migration
8 4 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (23.53%) Retail
9 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
1 2 (11.76%) ProjectWise
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) SMTP
3 3 (17.65%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) IPsec
4 2 (11.76%) NAS
4 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) SSH
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
5 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Easytrieve
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) ChangeMan
2 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Mainframe Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Migration Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) ISPF
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Mainframe
2 9 (52.94%) iSeries
3 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (41.18%) AS400
3 7 (41.18%) HACMP
4 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
4 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.76%) User Experience
5 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (5.88%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Unix
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.88%) MVS
4 1 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) B2B
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.76%) OWASP
3 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JCL
2 9 (52.94%) REXX
2 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) CLIST
3 1 (5.88%) COBOL
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CREST Certified
2 2 (11.76%) Cyber Scheme
2 2 (11.76%) OSCP
2 2 (11.76%) Tigerscheme
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Time Sharing Option
1 9 (52.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Sendmail
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) F5
5 2 (11.76%) IronPort
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) CA
6 1 (5.88%) Micro Focus
6 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire