The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
England / North West
Rank 133 148 135
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing FTP 2 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.077% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 1.72% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £325 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.19 £29.88
% change year-on-year
+20.24% +4.39%

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
403 580 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.46% 15.25% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 321 189
Median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 33 38
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £152.25 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the North West region.

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

FTP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +9 2 £325 -3.70% 3
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for FTP.

1 13 (61.90%) SOAP
1 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) HTTP
3 10 (47.62%) Unix
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle
4 8 (38.10%) Middleware
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) B2B
6 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (28.57%) SDLC
7 5 (23.81%) DNS
7 5 (23.81%) ISEB
7 5 (23.81%) SOA
7 5 (23.81%) SMTP
7 5 (23.81%) IIS
7 5 (23.81%) MS Project
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) Use Case

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
2 7 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (23.81%) IIS
4 4 (19.05%) Apache
5 3 (14.29%) Jetty
5 3 (14.29%) Mongrel
5 3 (14.29%) nginx
5 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.76%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (23.81%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
2 12 (57.14%) HTTP
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) SMTP
4 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 3 (14.29%) IPsec
5 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) SSL
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) Travis CI
2 1 (4.76%) Fiddler
2 1 (4.76%) Firebug
2 1 (4.76%) JMeter
2 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.76%) The Grinder
2 1 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Integration Architect
2 4 (19.05%) OAT Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) OAT Test Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Test Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Messaging Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Web Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) SOAP
2 8 (38.10%) Middleware
3 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) EDIFACT
5 3 (14.29%) J2EE
5 3 (14.29%) Servlets
5 3 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) ELK Stack
6 1 (4.76%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) iSeries
4 1 (4.76%) Tandem
4 1 (4.76%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (28.57%) B2B
2 6 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (28.57%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
3 5 (23.81%) SOA
3 5 (23.81%) Use Case
4 4 (19.05%) Test Management
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) Presales
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Validation
7 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) JCL
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) COBOL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) SANS
3 1 (4.76%) SSCP
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Xen
3 1 (4.76%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) QRadar
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Google
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) Axway
6 1 (4.76%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
6 1 (4.76%) Splunk
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