The first table below looks at the demand for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton 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 Northampton 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 30 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 0.51% - 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £565 - £280
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
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 5.05% 11.72% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 10
Average daily rate £400 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £198 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
FTP
Northamptonshire

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

FTP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SunGard
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Risk Management

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SunGard