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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 71 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FTP 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% - 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% - 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £433 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.69 £39.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-45.09% +85.88%
FTP
Berkshire

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
283 187 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.73% 21.35% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 90 88
Average daily rate £363 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £115 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 16
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.30% -88.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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

FTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

FTP
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 11 February 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) SSL
2 11 (78.57%) HTTP
3 10 (71.43%) SSH
4 9 (64.29%) CA
4 9 (64.29%) SOAP
5 8 (57.14%) Middleware
5 8 (57.14%) IBM
5 8 (57.14%) IBM Integration Bus
5 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
5 8 (57.14%) Migration
5 8 (57.14%) DataPower
6 7 (50.00%) Web Services
7 6 (42.86%) LDAP
7 6 (42.86%) REST
8 5 (35.71%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
8 5 (35.71%) JMS
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (28.57%) Firewall
9 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (21.43%) UAG
10 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
10 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
10 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
10 3 (21.43%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) SSL
2 11 (78.57%) HTTP
3 10 (71.43%) SSH
4 6 (42.86%) LDAP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
6 3 (21.43%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
8 1 (7.14%) DHCP
8 1 (7.14%) IPsec
8 1 (7.14%) LAN
8 1 (7.14%) SAN
8 1 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Web Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Web Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Web Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) SOAP
2 8 (57.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 8 (57.14%) Middleware
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) REST
5 5 (35.71%) JMS
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) WAP
6 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) DataPower
2 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) API Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.14%) High Availability
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) VB
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) UAG
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) CA
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £450 to £520 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago