The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 63 61 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing FTP 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 0.47% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 1.74% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-28.25% -11.76%
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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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
207 230 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.39% 26.96% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 94 81
Average daily rate £388 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £59.00 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (83.33%) HTTP
2 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 7 (58.33%) SSH
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (41.67%) DataPower
4 5 (41.67%) CA
4 5 (41.67%) Middleware
4 5 (41.67%) SSL
4 5 (41.67%) IBM
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) JMS
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) LDAP
5 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) IPsec
5 4 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) REST
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
2 7 (58.33%) SSH
3 5 (41.67%) SSL
4 4 (33.33%) IPsec
4 4 (33.33%) LDAP
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Business Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) E-Business Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Payroll Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) JMS
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (8.33%) XSD
4 1 (8.33%) XSL
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) DataPower
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) C++
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) VBScript
1 3 (25.00%) VB
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) Korn
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) XPath
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
1 5 (41.67%) CA
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle