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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 198 214 213
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs citing FTP 55 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 1.65% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.55% -18.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £297 £359
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.25 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £30.25 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-33.05% -14.18%
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
1815 1397 1851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.76% 16.52% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 659 657
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £180 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 94 169
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

FTP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 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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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
Berkshire +17 20 £328 -25.88% 2
Hampshire -4 20 £391 -17.63% 2
Surrey -4 11 £463 -2.63% 3
East Sussex - 2 £150 -
Oxfordshire - - - - 3
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 42 (43.30%) UNIX
2 39 (40.21%) Linux
3 36 (37.11%) Windows
3 36 (37.11%) HTTP
4 31 (31.96%) Internet
5 27 (27.84%) Firewall
6 26 (26.80%) HTTPS
7 25 (25.77%) Oracle
8 22 (22.68%) TCP/IP
8 22 (22.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (21.65%) PowerShell
9 21 (21.65%) HTML
9 21 (21.65%) Red Hat
9 21 (21.65%) Migration
10 20 (20.62%) IIS
11 19 (19.59%) SMTP
11 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
11 19 (19.59%) Shell Script
11 19 (19.59%) Korn
12 18 (18.56%) Security Cleared
13 16 (16.49%) AWK
13 16 (16.49%) XML
13 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
13 16 (16.49%) NAS
13 16 (16.49%) sed
14 15 (15.46%) SQL
14 15 (15.46%) CSS
15 14 (14.43%) SSH
15 14 (14.43%) DMZ
15 14 (14.43%) DV Cleared

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 20 (20.62%) IIS
2 8 (8.25%) Apache
3 6 (6.19%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.09%) Documentum
6 1 (1.03%) Moodle
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) MS Office
2 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.19%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.06%) SPSS
5 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (37.11%) HTTP
2 31 (31.96%) Internet
3 27 (27.84%) Firewall
4 26 (26.80%) HTTPS
5 22 (22.68%) TCP/IP
6 19 (19.59%) SMTP
7 16 (16.49%) NAS
8 14 (14.43%) SSH
8 14 (14.43%) DMZ
9 13 (13.40%) X.400
9 13 (13.40%) X.500
9 13 (13.40%) DNS
10 12 (12.37%) VPN
11 10 (10.31%) WAN
12 9 (9.28%) LAN
12 9 (9.28%) SSL
13 6 (6.19%) SNMP
14 4 (4.12%) Telnet
15 3 (3.09%) Intrusion Detection
15 3 (3.09%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) MySQL
3 5 (5.15%) DB2
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.06%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.03%) DTS
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Subversion
2 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.09%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.06%) WinDbg
5 1 (1.03%) NUnit
5 1 (1.03%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.03%) Toad
5 1 (1.03%) ProC
General
1 11 (11.34%) Military
2 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Marketing
4 5 (5.15%) Finance
5 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.06%) Retail
7 1 (1.03%) Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Electronics
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (23.71%) Analyst
2 17 (17.53%) Developer
3 16 (16.49%) Administrator
4 15 (15.46%) Consultant
5 12 (12.37%) Applications Support
6 8 (8.25%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.22%) UNIX Administrator
7 7 (7.22%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.12%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.09%) UNIX Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) Messaging Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Migration Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.65%) HTML
2 16 (16.49%) XML
3 15 (15.46%) CSS
4 13 (13.40%) .NET
5 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.19%) SOAP
6 6 (6.19%) Web Services
7 5 (5.15%) jQuery
8 4 (4.12%) Ajax
9 3 (3.09%) CSS3
9 3 (3.09%) HTML5
9 3 (3.09%) LAMP
9 3 (3.09%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (2.06%) Middleware
10 2 (2.06%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (2.06%) RESTful
10 2 (2.06%) REST
10 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.12%) EFT
2 4 (4.12%) Life Science
2 4 (4.12%) PKI
3 2 (2.06%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.06%) Open Source
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) Social Media
4 1 (1.03%) iSeries
4 1 (1.03%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.03%) CESG
4 1 (1.03%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 42 (43.30%) UNIX
2 39 (40.21%) Linux
3 36 (37.11%) Windows
4 22 (22.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (12.37%) Solaris
6 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.19%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.06%) AIX
11 1 (1.03%) CentOS
11 1 (1.03%) i5/OS
11 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.03%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) Migration
2 10 (10.31%) ITIL
3 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
3 9 (9.28%) Integration Testing
4 6 (6.19%) Incident Management
4 6 (6.19%) Web Development
4 6 (6.19%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (5.15%) Fault Management
6 4 (4.12%) Workflow
6 4 (4.12%) Change Management
6 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.12%) Scrum
6 4 (4.12%) Data Management
6 4 (4.12%) Unit Testing
6 4 (4.12%) Change Control
6 4 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.09%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (3.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.65%) PowerShell
2 19 (19.59%) Shell Script
2 19 (19.59%) Korn
3 16 (16.49%) AWK
3 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.49%) sed
4 15 (15.46%) SQL
5 9 (9.28%) VBScript
5 9 (9.28%) PHP
6 5 (5.15%) Java
6 5 (5.15%) C#
7 4 (4.12%) Perl
7 4 (4.12%) ActionScript
7 4 (4.12%) ActionScript 2.0
8 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.06%) C
10 1 (1.03%) XPath
10 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (18.56%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.43%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) CCNA
3 5 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.12%) MCSE
5 3 (3.09%) Degree
6 2 (2.06%) HNC
6 2 (2.06%) GIAC
6 2 (2.06%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.03%) CEH
7 1 (1.03%) MCPD
7 1 (1.03%) GCIA
7 1 (1.03%) GCIH
7 1 (1.03%) CISSP
7 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.03%) PMP
7 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.03%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) SLA
2 5 (5.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.06%) QA
4 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (13.40%) Forefront TMG
2 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.09%) Snort
4 2 (2.06%) Firmware
4 2 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.03%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.03%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (3.09%) Nessus
3 2 (2.06%) Nagios
3 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.06%) nmon
4 1 (1.03%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.03%) SCCM
4 1 (1.03%) SCOM
4 1 (1.03%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 25 (25.77%) Oracle
2 21 (21.65%) Red Hat
3 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.37%) Sun
5 10 (10.31%) Clearswift
6 7 (7.22%) Citrix
6 7 (7.22%) Remedy
7 6 (6.19%) Cisco
7 6 (6.19%) IBM
7 6 (6.19%) SAP
8 4 (4.12%) HP
8 4 (4.12%) Axway
9 3 (3.09%) Tripwire
9 3 (3.09%) Alias
9 3 (3.09%) Juniper
9 3 (3.09%) EMC
10 2 (2.06%) Cognos
10 2 (2.06%) Motorola
10 2 (2.06%) Veritas
10 2 (2.06%) ILOG
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