The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank - 108 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £158 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £418
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £16.40 £28.95
% change year-on-year
+143.90% -43.35%
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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 Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
320 254 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.51% 10.28% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 104 116
Average daily rate £320 £361 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +44.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £180 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 32
Average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FTP across the Scotland region.

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the Scotland region.

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
FTP
UK

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) UNIX
3 7 (63.64%) ISEB
3 7 (63.64%) ETL
3 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (36.36%) Star Schema
5 4 (36.36%) OLAP
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (36.36%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) Data Mart
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Pentaho
7 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 1 (9.09%) SNA
8 1 (9.09%) JCL
8 1 (9.09%) Telnet
8 1 (9.09%) X.25
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (9.09%) TDD
8 1 (9.09%) NUnit
8 1 (9.09%) Banking
8 1 (9.09%) Subversion

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) SNA
2 1 (9.09%) Telnet
2 1 (9.09%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (36.36%) Star Schema
1 4 (36.36%) OLAP
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle OLAP
1 4 (36.36%) Data Mart
2 3 (27.27%) Pentaho
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
1 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stress Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JCL
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISEB
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) DevExpress