The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank - 20 37
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 1.02% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.88% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £308 £409
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -24.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £16.40 £30.40
% change year-on-year
+143.90% -46.05%
FTP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.67% 17.35% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 10
Average daily rate £300 £270 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £9.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% +33.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire