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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 63 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs citing FTP 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 0.45% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.21% 1.92% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£330 - £296
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 - £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £306
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £30.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-33.05% +6.14%
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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
190 260 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.99% 23.57% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 101 110
Average daily rate £350 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
2 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) SSH
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) AWK
4 3 (25.00%) DMZ
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Korn
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (25.00%) SMTP
4 3 (25.00%) Sun
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) MCSE
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) NAS
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
1 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
1 5 (41.67%) SSH
2 3 (25.00%) DMZ
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) SMTP
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Email Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) AWK
2 3 (25.00%) Korn
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) sed
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) RHCSA
2 2 (16.67%) HNC
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCPD
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Sun
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 2 (16.67%) Isilon
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Veritas
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy
3 2 (16.67%) Altiris
3 2 (16.67%) VMware