The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 206 211 210
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing FTP 34 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 1.48% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 18
Average daily rate
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£360 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £220 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £448 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £395
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -24.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £39.50 £28.95
% change year-on-year
-25.94% +36.44%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1708 1558 2029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.61% 18.42% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 692 566
Average daily rate £338 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 123 192
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.20 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
FTP
England

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 1 August 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
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 1 August 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
Hampshire -2 14 £350 -22.22% 2
Berkshire -3 10 £408 +81.11% 4
Surrey 0 8 £375 -
East Sussex - 1 - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 4
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 37 (52.86%) UNIX
2 34 (48.57%) HTTP
3 27 (38.57%) Windows
4 23 (32.86%) Linux
5 22 (31.43%) Internet
6 18 (25.71%) Shell Script
7 17 (24.29%) Firewall
7 17 (24.29%) Telecoms
7 17 (24.29%) SSH
8 16 (22.86%) HTTPS
9 15 (21.43%) SMTP
9 15 (21.43%) IIS
9 15 (21.43%) HTML
9 15 (21.43%) Oracle
10 14 (20.00%) Solaris
10 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (18.57%) CSS
11 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
12 12 (17.14%) Finance
13 11 (15.71%) XML
13 11 (15.71%) Java
13 11 (15.71%) SQL
14 10 (14.29%) WAN
14 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
14 10 (14.29%) Management Information System
14 10 (14.29%) Korn
15 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
15 9 (12.86%) MS Office
16 8 (11.43%) ITIL
16 8 (11.43%) .NET

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 15 (21.43%) IIS
2 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.14%) Apache
4 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.29%) Documentum
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (48.57%) HTTP
2 22 (31.43%) Internet
3 17 (24.29%) Firewall
3 17 (24.29%) SSH
4 16 (22.86%) HTTPS
5 15 (21.43%) SMTP
6 10 (14.29%) WAN
6 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 7 (10.00%) NAS
7 7 (10.00%) VPN
7 7 (10.00%) X.400
7 7 (10.00%) X.500
8 5 (7.14%) LAN
8 5 (7.14%) DNS
8 5 (7.14%) DMZ
8 5 (7.14%) Telnet
9 4 (5.71%) SSL
10 3 (4.29%) SMS
10 3 (4.29%) SNMP
10 3 (4.29%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.43%) DB2
3 1 (1.43%) Ingres
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Toad
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
3 3 (4.29%) Introscope
3 3 (4.29%) Rational Performance Tester
3 3 (4.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (4.29%) LoadRunner
3 3 (4.29%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.29%) JProfiler
4 2 (2.86%) WinDbg
5 1 (1.43%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.43%) ProC
General
1 17 (24.29%) Telecoms
2 12 (17.14%) Finance
3 8 (11.43%) Military
4 4 (5.71%) Marketing
4 4 (5.71%) Legal
5 3 (4.29%) Billing
6 1 (1.43%) Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Retail
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Support Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Developer
4 5 (7.14%) Administrator
4 5 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 4 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.71%) Middleware Specialist
5 4 (5.71%) Design Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.71%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (5.71%) UNIX Specialist
6 3 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) HTML
2 13 (18.57%) CSS
3 11 (15.71%) XML
4 8 (11.43%) .NET
5 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (10.00%) Middleware
6 5 (7.14%) SOAP
7 4 (5.71%) EDI
8 3 (4.29%) Web Services
8 3 (4.29%) ODBC
8 3 (4.29%) JDBC
9 2 (2.86%) XHTML
9 2 (2.86%) RESTful
10 1 (1.43%) Ajax
10 1 (1.43%) WCF
10 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (1.43%) jQuery
10 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) Life Science
3 2 (2.86%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.43%) Statistics
4 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.86%) UNIX
2 27 (38.57%) Windows
3 23 (32.86%) Linux
4 14 (20.00%) Solaris
5 7 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.00%) AIX
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.43%) ITIL
1 8 (11.43%) Migration
2 7 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (10.00%) Web Development
3 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
3 6 (8.57%) Fault Management
3 6 (8.57%) Workflow
4 5 (7.14%) Change Management
4 5 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 5 (7.14%) Project Management
4 5 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (5.71%) CRM
5 4 (5.71%) Release Management
6 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.29%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.29%) Performance Testing
6 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.86%) Change Control
7 2 (2.86%) Functional Testing
7 2 (2.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.71%) Shell Script
2 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
3 11 (15.71%) Java
3 11 (15.71%) SQL
4 10 (14.29%) Korn
5 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.00%) sed
6 7 (10.00%) AWK
7 6 (8.57%) Perl
7 6 (8.57%) PHP
7 6 (8.57%) VBScript
8 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.29%) VB
9 3 (4.29%) C++
9 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.86%) C
11 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.29%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) ISEB
3 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.86%) MCSE
4 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) MCPD
4 2 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.43%) CEH
5 1 (1.43%) GIAC
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.43%) CCIE
5 1 (1.43%) CCNP
5 1 (1.43%) CCNA
5 1 (1.43%) PMP
5 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) COBIT
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (8.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) Snort
4 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (8.57%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.71%) nmon
4 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.43%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Oracle
2 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.00%) Cisco
3 7 (10.00%) Citrix
3 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.57%) Sun
4 6 (8.57%) SolarWinds
5 5 (7.14%) IBM
5 5 (7.14%) Juniper
5 5 (7.14%) Clearswift
6 3 (4.29%) Axway
6 3 (4.29%) SAP
6 3 (4.29%) EMC
7 2 (2.86%) F5
7 2 (2.86%) Motorola
7 2 (2.86%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (1.43%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.43%) Sourcefire
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