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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 3.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.56 £30.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+10.92% +61.33%
FTP
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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
15 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.15% 22.86% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Median daily rate £224 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.35% +70.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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