The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 37 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 22 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.07% - 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.72% - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 0
Average daily rate
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£295 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 83 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.43% 12.79% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 26
Average daily rate £300 £273 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% -9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £368 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 £14.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.45% -28.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2000
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (76.92%) VB
2 20 (76.92%) Visual Studio
2 20 (76.92%) Manufacturing
2 20 (76.92%) VB6
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (76.92%) IBM
2 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (23.08%) nginx
3 6 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (23.08%) Google App Engine
3 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (23.08%) Google
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (23.08%) Jetty
3 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 6 (23.08%) Xen
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) IPsec
3 6 (23.08%) Servlets
3 6 (23.08%) Linux

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (23.08%) IIS
1 6 (23.08%) Apache
1 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
1 6 (23.08%) Jetty
1 6 (23.08%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (23.08%) Google App Engine
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DHCP
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
1 6 (23.08%) SSL
1 6 (23.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2000
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Visual Studio
2 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (76.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Programmer
1 20 (76.92%) VB Programmer
2 1 (3.85%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (3.85%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) J2EE
2 6 (23.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
2 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) VB
1 20 (76.92%) VB6
2 6 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Xen
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
1 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (76.92%) IBM
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Google