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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 208 207 221
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing FTP 40 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% 1.56% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £220 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £418 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £399
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -19.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £34.00 £28.95
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +17.44%
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
1842 1605 2015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.83% 18.35% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 738 603
Average daily rate £348 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 102 174
Average hourly rate £20.21 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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 29 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 29 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 +4 20 £470 -
Berkshire +10 10 £238 +6.74% 2
Surrey -2 8 £375 -6.25%
Oxfordshire -2 1 £350 +7.69%
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 33 (50.00%) HTTP
2 29 (43.94%) UNIX
3 22 (33.33%) Linux
3 22 (33.33%) Internet
4 19 (28.79%) Windows
5 18 (27.27%) HTML
6 17 (25.76%) Shell Script
7 16 (24.24%) HTTPS
7 16 (24.24%) IIS
8 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
8 15 (22.73%) SSH
9 14 (21.21%) CSS
9 14 (21.21%) XML
9 14 (21.21%) SMTP
10 13 (19.70%) Solaris
10 13 (19.70%) Firewall
10 13 (19.70%) PowerShell
11 12 (18.18%) Oracle
12 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 10 (15.15%) Java
13 10 (15.15%) SQL
13 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
13 10 (15.15%) Korn
14 9 (13.64%) .NET
15 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
15 8 (12.12%) VBScript
15 8 (12.12%) X.400
15 8 (12.12%) X.500
15 8 (12.12%) Web Development

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 16 (24.24%) IIS
2 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.58%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.55%) Documentum
5 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.03%) SPSS
3 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (50.00%) HTTP
2 22 (33.33%) Internet
3 16 (24.24%) HTTPS
4 15 (22.73%) SSH
5 14 (21.21%) SMTP
6 13 (19.70%) Firewall
7 8 (12.12%) X.400
7 8 (12.12%) X.500
8 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
8 7 (10.61%) WAN
8 7 (10.61%) NAS
9 5 (7.58%) Telnet
9 5 (7.58%) SNMP
9 5 (7.58%) DNS
9 5 (7.58%) DMZ
10 4 (6.06%) VPN
10 4 (6.06%) LAN
11 3 (4.55%) SMS
11 3 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (4.55%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) MySQL
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.03%) DB2
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.52%) DTS
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Subversion
2 5 (7.58%) Toad
3 3 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (4.55%) LoadRunner
3 3 (4.55%) Rational Performance Tester
3 3 (4.55%) Introscope
3 3 (4.55%) JProfiler
3 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.03%) WinDbg
4 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.52%) ProC
5 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.52%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.12%) Military
3 6 (9.09%) Marketing
4 4 (6.06%) Finance
4 4 (6.06%) Legal
5 3 (4.55%) Billing
6 2 (3.03%) Retail
7 1 (1.52%) Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Electronics
7 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Analyst
2 12 (18.18%) Developer
3 6 (9.09%) Consultant
3 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
4 5 (7.58%) Administrator
5 4 (6.06%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.06%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.06%) UNIX Specialist
5 4 (6.06%) Middleware Specialist
6 3 (4.55%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Security Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) HTML
2 14 (21.21%) CSS
2 14 (21.21%) XML
3 9 (13.64%) .NET
4 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
5 7 (10.61%) Middleware
6 5 (7.58%) SOAP
6 5 (7.58%) EDI
7 4 (6.06%) Web Services
7 4 (6.06%) jQuery
8 3 (4.55%) JDBC
8 3 (4.55%) ODBC
9 2 (3.03%) RESTful
9 2 (3.03%) HTML5
9 2 (3.03%) REST
9 2 (3.03%) CSS3
10 1 (1.52%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (1.52%) EDIFACT
10 1 (1.52%) LAMP
10 1 (1.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) Life Science
3 2 (3.03%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
4 1 (1.52%) Statistics
4 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) UNIX
2 22 (33.33%) Linux
3 19 (28.79%) Windows
4 13 (19.70%) Solaris
5 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.12%) Web Development
2 7 (10.61%) Migration
3 6 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 5 (7.58%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (7.58%) ITIL
4 5 (7.58%) Project Management
5 4 (6.06%) CRM
5 4 (6.06%) Workflow
5 4 (6.06%) Release Management
5 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.06%) Fault Management
6 3 (4.55%) Performance Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.03%) MVC
7 2 (3.03%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) Shell Script
2 13 (19.70%) PowerShell
3 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.15%) Java
4 10 (15.15%) SQL
4 10 (15.15%) Korn
5 8 (12.12%) VBScript
6 7 (10.61%) AWK
6 7 (10.61%) sed
7 6 (9.09%) Perl
7 6 (9.09%) PHP
8 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.55%) C++
9 3 (4.55%) VB
9 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.03%) C#
11 1 (1.52%) C
11 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.55%) ISEB
3 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.55%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) MCPD
4 2 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CCIE
5 1 (1.52%) CCNP
5 1 (1.52%) CCNA
5 1 (1.52%) PMP
5 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.52%) GIAC
5 1 (1.52%) CEH
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.52%) COBIT
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Snort
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (4.55%) Nessus
2 3 (4.55%) nmon
3 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle
3 7 (10.61%) Cisco
3 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.09%) Sun
4 6 (9.09%) Clearswift
5 5 (7.58%) Juniper
6 4 (6.06%) Citrix
6 4 (6.06%) SAP
7 3 (4.55%) EMC
7 3 (4.55%) Axway
7 3 (4.55%) Tripwire
8 2 (3.03%) F5
8 2 (3.03%) Motorola
8 2 (3.03%) ILOG
8 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.03%) Cognos
8 2 (3.03%) HP
9 1 (1.52%) IBM
9 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
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