The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - - 5.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £423 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £21.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-30.31% -46.18%
FTP
Lancashire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 6.90% 10.81% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 15
Median daily rate £363 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £150 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £550 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £12.35 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.42% -43.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Preston