The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 141 104 127
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +23
Contract jobs citing FTP 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.062% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 1.49% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £399
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -19.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
499 269 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.46% 12.16% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 136 195
Average daily rate £350 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 63
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.65 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% -45.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £134.00 £41.50 £50.00
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

FTP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
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