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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 74 72 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing FTP 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.099% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 1.27% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £385 £319
% change year-on-year
-22.07% +20.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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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
208 236 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.61% 23.21% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 80 65
Average daily rate £338 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.35% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.90 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £180.00 £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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

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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 27 March 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 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) AWK
5 3 (37.50%) SSH
5 3 (37.50%) Korn
5 3 (37.50%) DMZ
5 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Sun
5 3 (37.50%) NAS
5 3 (37.50%) sed
6 2 (25.00%) RHCSA
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Time Management
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (25.00%) Isilon
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
1 3 (37.50%) DMZ
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) SSH
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSD
1 1 (12.50%) XSL
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
1 1 (12.50%) JMS
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
1 3 (37.50%) AWK
1 3 (37.50%) Korn
1 3 (37.50%) sed
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) HNC
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Sun
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Altiris
3 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (25.00%) Isilon
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft