The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 17 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.04% 1.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+39.16% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 - £32.50
FTP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.84% 25.00% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 1
Median daily rate £400 £215 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% +138.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
County Antrim +4 2 £350 -26.31%
FTP
UK

FTP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for FTP.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) GxP
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) TrackWise
2 1 (50.00%) LIMS

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) TrackWise
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
2 1 (50.00%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GxP
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center