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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 101 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 4 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.33% 2.10% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 11.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 0
Median daily rate £440 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.53 £29.25
% change year-on-year
- -26.41%
FTP
England

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
353 195 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 28.82% 18.61% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 100 55
Median daily rate £300 £388 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +11.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £261 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 26 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.49% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.65 £32.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Tyne and Wear -36 4 £440 -12.00%
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 North East region with a requirement for FTP.

1 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) JCL
2 11 (64.71%) HP
2 11 (64.71%) REXX
2 11 (64.71%) zOS
2 11 (64.71%) MVS
2 11 (64.71%) ISPF
2 11 (64.71%) Time Sharing Option
3 10 (58.82%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (58.82%) Mainframe
3 10 (58.82%) IBM
4 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
4 9 (52.94%) BMC
4 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (47.06%) ServiceNow
5 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Change Management
6 7 (41.18%) Control-M
7 6 (35.29%) CA
7 6 (35.29%) ITIL
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) HTTP
8 5 (29.41%) VMware
8 5 (29.41%) Project Management
9 4 (23.53%) SSH
9 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (23.53%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) J2EE

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) iPlanet
2 2 (11.76%) Jetty
2 2 (11.76%) Mongrel
2 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
2 2 (11.76%) nginx
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.76%) Google App Engine
1 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
1 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) HTTP
3 4 (23.53%) SSH
4 3 (17.65%) NAS
4 3 (17.65%) SAN
5 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
5 2 (11.76%) DHCP
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) IPsec
5 2 (11.76%) LDAP
5 2 (11.76%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security
6 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe Support
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Chief Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe Operator
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.88%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) ISPF
2 4 (23.53%) J2EE
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) JSP
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (11.76%) Servlets
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) IBM Mainframe
1 10 (58.82%) Mainframe
2 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Clustering
4 2 (11.76%) Grid Computing
4 2 (11.76%) HP Storage
4 2 (11.76%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) MVS
1 11 (64.71%) zOS
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) AIX
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
5 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
5 3 (17.65%) Validation
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) QMS
6 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) JCL
1 11 (64.71%) REXX
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) JSP 440
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (11.76%) Xen
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Control-M
2 3 (17.65%) OpenView
3 2 (11.76%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.76%) Puppet
3 2 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) HP
2 10 (58.82%) IBM
3 9 (52.94%) BMC
4 8 (47.06%) ServiceNow
5 6 (35.29%) CA
6 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Opsware
7 3 (17.65%) SAP
8 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco
8 2 (11.76%) Cognos
8 2 (11.76%) F5
8 2 (11.76%) Google
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) NetApp
8 2 (11.76%) Qualys
8 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (11.76%) Sun
8 2 (11.76%) Symantec
8 2 (11.76%) Veritas