The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 207 230 222
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Contract jobs citing FTP 59 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.11% 1.52% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 10
Median daily rate £418 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £505 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 - £32.50
FTP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1897 1843 1638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.71% 19.80% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1052 894 710
Median daily rate £375 £361 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 105 99
Median hourly rate £35.50 £34.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +72.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.15 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

FTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

FTP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +38 26 £473 +11.17% 2
Hampshire +2 11 £344 +7.84% 2
Surrey -1 8 £425 -
Oxfordshire +15 6 £363 -3.33% 1
Berkshire -9 4 £200 -55.55% 1
West Sussex -25 1 - -
Kent - 1 £325 -
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for FTP.

1 62 (48.44%) DNS
2 50 (39.06%) Microsoft
3 48 (37.50%) Windows
4 42 (32.81%) Firewall
5 41 (32.03%) Internet
6 40 (31.25%) SSL
6 40 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 38 (29.69%) SC Cleared
8 34 (26.56%) Active Directory
9 32 (25.00%) HTTP
10 31 (24.22%) SMTP
11 29 (22.66%) NetScaler
12 28 (21.88%) Reverse Proxy
12 28 (21.88%) Linux
13 27 (21.09%) Citrix
13 27 (21.09%) Cisco
14 26 (20.31%) SQL Server
14 26 (20.31%) VPN
15 25 (19.53%) DHCP
15 25 (19.53%) Unix
15 25 (19.53%) SSH
16 24 (18.75%) TCP/IP
16 24 (18.75%) Oracle
16 24 (18.75%) Configuration Management
17 21 (16.41%) Finance
18 19 (14.84%) ITIL
18 19 (14.84%) UAG
19 18 (14.06%) Degree
20 17 (13.28%) Cybersecurity
20 17 (13.28%) Java

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (12.50%) IIS
2 11 (8.59%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.03%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.69%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.34%) CMS
6 3 (2.34%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.34%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.56%) Confluence
7 2 (1.56%) WordPress
8 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.03%) MS Office
2 9 (7.03%) ProjectWise
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) Boomi
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (48.44%) DNS
2 42 (32.81%) Firewall
3 41 (32.03%) Internet
4 40 (31.25%) SSL
5 32 (25.00%) HTTP
6 31 (24.22%) SMTP
7 29 (22.66%) NetScaler
8 28 (21.88%) Reverse Proxy
9 26 (20.31%) VPN
10 25 (19.53%) DHCP
10 25 (19.53%) SSH
11 24 (18.75%) TCP/IP
12 14 (10.94%) LDAP
13 13 (10.16%) WAN
14 11 (8.59%) HTTPS
14 11 (8.59%) IPsec
14 11 (8.59%) SNMP
15 10 (7.81%) LAN
16 9 (7.03%) Cisco Nexus
17 6 (4.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.59%) Rational DOORS
1 11 (8.59%) StarTeam
2 4 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.34%) ChangeMan
3 3 (2.34%) Introscope
3 3 (2.34%) JProfiler
3 3 (2.34%) Metasploit
3 3 (2.34%) Toad
3 3 (2.34%) XMLSpy
4 2 (1.56%) Gerrit
4 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.56%) JIRA
4 2 (1.56%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.78%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.78%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (16.41%) Finance
2 8 (6.25%) Publishing
2 8 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.34%) Billing
3 3 (2.34%) Front Office
4 2 (1.56%) Electronics
4 2 (1.56%) Law
4 2 (1.56%) Legal
4 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.56%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Back Office
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (25.78%) Analyst
2 22 (17.19%) Network Engineer
3 21 (16.41%) Web Analyst
4 17 (13.28%) Developer
5 15 (11.72%) Consultant
6 12 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 12 (9.38%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
7 11 (8.59%) Administrator
7 11 (8.59%) Design Engineer
7 11 (8.59%) Network Design Engineer
7 11 (8.59%) Senior Design Engineer
7 11 (8.59%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 11 (8.59%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (7.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 10 (7.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 10 (7.81%) ITIL Consultant
8 10 (7.81%) Web Consultant
8 10 (7.81%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
8 10 (7.81%) Web Specialist
9 8 (6.25%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) Web Services
2 12 (9.38%) Middleware
2 12 (9.38%) SOAP
3 11 (8.59%) REST
4 8 (6.25%) XML
5 7 (5.47%) CSS
5 7 (5.47%) HTML
6 6 (4.69%) EDI
6 6 (4.69%) IBM Integration Bus
6 6 (4.69%) ISPF
6 6 (4.69%) RESTful
7 5 (3.91%) .NET
7 5 (3.91%) JMS
7 5 (3.91%) JSON
8 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.34%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (2.34%) WSDL
9 3 (2.34%) XSD
9 3 (2.34%) XSL
9 3 (2.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 15 (11.72%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.59%) Cryptography
4 10 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.03%) CESG
5 9 (7.03%) DataPower
6 8 (6.25%) Mainframe
6 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.69%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.34%) AS400
8 3 (2.34%) HACMP
8 3 (2.34%) iSeries
9 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.78%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.78%) TRADACOMS
10 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (37.50%) Windows
2 28 (21.88%) Linux
3 25 (19.53%) Unix
4 11 (8.59%) Windows Vista
5 8 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 8 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 7 (5.47%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.47%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.91%) CentOS
8 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.34%) Solaris
10 2 (1.56%) Android
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 19 (14.84%) ITIL
3 17 (13.28%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (13.28%) Data Analysis
4 15 (11.72%) Migration
5 14 (10.94%) ITIL V3
5 14 (10.94%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (10.16%) OWASP
7 11 (8.59%) Network Design
7 11 (8.59%) Patch Management
7 11 (8.59%) Project Management
8 10 (7.81%) Requirements Management
9 9 (7.03%) B2B
9 9 (7.03%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (7.03%) Fuzz Testing
9 9 (7.03%) Information Assurance
10 8 (6.25%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.25%) ISMS
10 8 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.47%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.28%) Java
2 14 (10.94%) SQL
3 13 (10.16%) C
4 11 (8.59%) Shell Script
5 8 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.47%) Python
6 7 (5.47%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.69%) JCL
7 6 (4.69%) Perl
7 6 (4.69%) PHP
7 6 (4.69%) REXX
7 6 (4.69%) Tcl
8 4 (3.13%) C++
8 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.34%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.34%) ActionScript 2.0
9 3 (2.34%) VB
10 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.78%) Ruby
11 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 38 (29.69%) SC Cleared
3 18 (14.06%) Degree
4 11 (8.59%) CCNA
4 11 (8.59%) CCNP
4 11 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (7.03%) CEH
5 9 (7.03%) CESG Certified Professional
5 9 (7.03%) CISSP
6 5 (3.91%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.34%) CCSE
7 3 (2.34%) ISEB
7 3 (2.34%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.56%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.56%) Cyber Scheme
8 2 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.56%) OSCP
8 2 (1.56%) RHCT
8 2 (1.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) QA
2 7 (5.47%) RMADS
3 4 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 19 (14.84%) UAG
3 11 (8.59%) Sendmail
4 6 (4.69%) Time Sharing Option
4 6 (4.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 6 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.13%) XenApp
7 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.13%) Puppet
3 3 (2.34%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (2.34%) Nagios
3 3 (2.34%) nmon
4 2 (1.56%) Ansible
4 2 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.56%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.56%) Control-M
4 2 (1.56%) cPanel
4 2 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.78%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 50 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.09%) Cisco
2 27 (21.09%) Citrix
3 24 (18.75%) Oracle
4 17 (13.28%) IBM
5 15 (11.72%) CheckPoint
5 15 (11.72%) F5
6 12 (9.38%) IronPort
7 9 (7.03%) Blue Coat
8 8 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 7 (5.47%) VMware
10 6 (4.69%) Dell
10 6 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (3.13%) Informatica
11 4 (3.13%) NetApp
11 4 (3.13%) Talend
12 3 (2.34%) Adobe
12 3 (2.34%) CA
12 3 (2.34%) HP
12 3 (2.34%) SolarWinds
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