The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 83 78 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing FTP 8 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.63% 0.63% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.56% 3.33% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £399
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -19.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £34.00 £28.95
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +17.44%
FTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 240 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.62% 19.03% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 165 96
Average daily rate £360 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 33
Average hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £37.50 £40.00
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 Surrey

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 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
Woking - 1 £475 -
Epsom - - - -
FTP
South East

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (25.00%) HTTP
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Workflow
4 4 (25.00%) SSH
5 3 (18.75%) Tripwire
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (18.75%) Release Management
5 3 (18.75%) Fault Management
5 3 (18.75%) Korn
5 3 (18.75%) Axway
5 3 (18.75%) Life Science
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 3 (18.75%) Nessus
5 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
5 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) SNMP

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) Documentum
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) SSH
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (18.75%) SNMP
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) SMTP
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) DTS
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
2 2 (12.50%) Toad
3 1 (6.25%) ProC
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
4 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (6.25%) DHTML
4 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) XHTML
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Release Management
2 3 (18.75%) Fault Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) Korn
3 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) Sun
2 3 (18.75%) EMC
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Tripwire
2 3 (18.75%) Axway
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Business Objects