The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 74 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing FTP 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 0.10% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 0.50% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £508 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £17.50
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
286 200 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.88% 20.68% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 73 93
Median daily rate £400 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
Median hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £14.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £39.75 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for FTP.

1 10 (100.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) IIS
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 6 (60.00%) UAG
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) SSH
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) LDAP
5 3 (30.00%) CA
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) DataPower
5 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (20.00%) Middleware
6 2 (20.00%) Client/Server

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 6 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) SSH
5 3 (30.00%) LDAP
6 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Web Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Web Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
1 6 (60.00%) Web Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) JMS
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) DataPower
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) API Development
4 1 (10.00%) API Integration
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) UAG
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) CA
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat