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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 211 208 209
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing FTP 27 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 1.89% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 7
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£345 £446 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.68% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £120 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £364 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +32.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £29.88 £17.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.71% -38.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.88 £23.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +62.06%
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
1856 1431 1555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.88% 17.20% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 604 602
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 118 157
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Hampshire -14 10 £368 -22.63%
Surrey -1 8 £293 -38.42% 1
Berkshire -5 6 £362 -18.93% 2
East Sussex - - - - 2
Kent - - - - 3
Oxfordshire - - - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (39.76%) Windows
2 30 (36.14%) UNIX
3 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
4 28 (33.73%) Linux
4 28 (33.73%) HTTP
5 27 (32.53%) TCP/IP
5 27 (32.53%) Internet
5 27 (32.53%) Firewall
6 22 (26.51%) PowerShell
6 22 (26.51%) SMTP
7 21 (25.30%) HTTPS
8 20 (24.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (24.10%) Security Cleared
9 19 (22.89%) Red Hat
9 19 (22.89%) Oracle
10 18 (21.69%) SQL
11 17 (20.48%) DV Cleared
12 16 (19.28%) SSH
12 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
13 15 (18.07%) XML
13 15 (18.07%) Migration
13 15 (18.07%) Forefront TMG
13 15 (18.07%) Boundary Protection
14 14 (16.87%) NAS
14 14 (16.87%) SSL
14 14 (16.87%) X.400
14 14 (16.87%) X.500
15 13 (15.66%) Clearswift
15 13 (15.66%) IIS
15 13 (15.66%) MS Office

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (15.66%) IIS
2 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.82%) Apache
3 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.20%) Moodle
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS Office
2 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.41%) SPSS
5 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.73%) HTTP
2 27 (32.53%) TCP/IP
2 27 (32.53%) Internet
2 27 (32.53%) Firewall
3 22 (26.51%) SMTP
4 21 (25.30%) HTTPS
5 16 (19.28%) SSH
6 14 (16.87%) NAS
6 14 (16.87%) SSL
6 14 (16.87%) X.400
6 14 (16.87%) X.500
7 13 (15.66%) VPN
8 11 (13.25%) WAN
8 11 (13.25%) LAN
8 11 (13.25%) DNS
9 9 (10.84%) DMZ
10 7 (8.43%) BIG-IP
11 5 (6.02%) SAN
11 5 (6.02%) Intranet
12 3 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) DB2
3 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.61%) MySQL
4 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.41%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.41%) DTS
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.61%) Subversion
2 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.20%) NUnit
General
1 12 (14.46%) Military
2 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.02%) Marketing
5 4 (4.82%) Retail
6 3 (3.61%) Banking
6 3 (3.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (26.51%) Analyst
2 14 (16.87%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) Consultant
3 12 (14.46%) Administrator
4 8 (9.64%) Support Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Applications Support
5 6 (7.23%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) UNIX Consultant
6 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.82%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (3.61%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.61%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (3.61%) Linux Support
7 3 (3.61%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.07%) XML
2 12 (14.46%) HTML
3 9 (10.84%) .NET
4 8 (9.64%) Ajax
5 7 (8.43%) CSS
6 6 (7.23%) JSON
7 5 (6.02%) jQuery
7 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.82%) Web Services
9 3 (3.61%) CSS3
9 3 (3.61%) HTML5
9 3 (3.61%) LAMP
9 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.61%) SOAP
9 3 (3.61%) APPC
9 3 (3.61%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (2.41%) Middleware
10 2 (2.41%) ADO.NET
10 2 (2.41%) DHTML
10 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.84%) PKI
3 5 (6.02%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.02%) EFT
4 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.61%) AS400
4 3 (3.61%) iSeries
5 2 (2.41%) Life Science
5 2 (2.41%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.41%) CESG
5 2 (2.41%) Open Source
6 1 (1.20%) Social Media
6 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.76%) Windows
2 30 (36.14%) UNIX
3 28 (33.73%) Linux
4 20 (24.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (10.84%) Solaris
6 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.61%) i5/OS
10 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.61%) OS/400
11 2 (2.41%) AIX
12 1 (1.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Migration
1 15 (18.07%) Boundary Protection
2 12 (14.46%) Integration Testing
3 10 (12.05%) ITIL
4 8 (9.64%) E-Commerce
5 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
5 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.23%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (7.23%) Capacity Management
6 5 (6.02%) Fault Management
7 4 (4.82%) Project Management
7 4 (4.82%) Scrum
7 4 (4.82%) Change Management
7 4 (4.82%) Data Management
7 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.82%) Change Control
8 3 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.61%) SIEM
8 3 (3.61%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (3.61%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.51%) PowerShell
2 18 (21.69%) SQL
3 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.84%) AWK
4 9 (10.84%) Korn
4 9 (10.84%) Shell Script
4 9 (10.84%) sed
5 8 (9.64%) VBScript
6 6 (7.23%) C
6 6 (7.23%) C#
7 5 (6.02%) ActionScript 2.0
7 5 (6.02%) ActionScript
8 4 (4.82%) PHP
9 3 (3.61%) RPG
9 3 (3.61%) COBOL
10 2 (2.41%) Java
10 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) Security Cleared
2 17 (20.48%) DV Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) CCNA
3 5 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.61%) MCSE
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.61%) IBM Certification
6 2 (2.41%) HNC
6 2 (2.41%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.20%) GCIA
7 1 (1.20%) GCIH
7 1 (1.20%) GIAC
7 1 (1.20%) Degree
7 1 (1.20%) CCNP
7 1 (1.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) SLA
2 5 (6.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 15 (18.07%) Forefront TMG
2 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.61%) PowerHA
4 3 (3.61%) Snort
5 2 (2.41%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.20%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.20%) Squid
6 1 (1.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (6.02%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.61%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (2.41%) Nagios
4 2 (2.41%) Nessus
4 2 (2.41%) nmon
5 1 (1.20%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.20%) SCCM
5 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.89%) Red Hat
2 19 (22.89%) Oracle
3 13 (15.66%) Clearswift
4 11 (13.25%) Sun
5 9 (10.84%) IBM
6 7 (8.43%) Remedy
6 7 (8.43%) Citrix
7 5 (6.02%) F5
7 5 (6.02%) SAP
8 4 (4.82%) HP
9 3 (3.61%) Alias
9 3 (3.61%) Veritas
9 3 (3.61%) NetIQ
9 3 (3.61%) Symantec
10 2 (2.41%) ILOG
10 2 (2.41%) Cisco
10 2 (2.41%) Cognos
10 2 (2.41%) Axway
10 2 (2.41%) VMware
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