The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North East region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 58 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.69% 18.71% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 26 34
Average daily rate £273 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £329 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £20.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
FTP
England

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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - - - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli NetView
1 3 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 3 (100.00%) APPC
1 3 (100.00%) APPN
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SNA
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) i5/OS
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
1 3 (100.00%) PowerHA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) OS/400
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) APPN
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) i5/OS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) OS/400
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft