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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 72 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing FTP 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.24% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 1.25% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £500 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £30.00
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
207 160 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.04% 18.82% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 58 88
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.25 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £41.29 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 1 July 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 9 (90.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) IIS
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 6 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (60.00%) UAG
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) CA
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (30.00%) DataPower
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) SSH
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (20.00%) Middleware
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) LDAP
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
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 6 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) SSH
6 2 (20.00%) LDAP
7 1 (10.00%) DHCP
7 1 (10.00%) IPsec
7 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) VPN
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%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) JMS
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) DataPower
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
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%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) UAG
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) CA
2 3 (30.00%) IBM