The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 51 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 19 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.66% 1.27% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.43% 6.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 0
Average daily rate £417 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.69 £39.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-45.09% +85.88%
FTP
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 74 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.01% 18.83% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 32
Average daily rate £403 £413 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.42% +68.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £265 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £25.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 - £28.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

FTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 19 £417 -
FTP
North East

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (69.57%) Apache
2 32 (69.57%) IIS
2 32 (69.57%) Java
2 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 32 (69.57%) WebSphere
3 31 (67.39%) SSL
4 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (56.52%) IPsec
5 26 (56.52%) VMware
5 26 (56.52%) Xen
5 26 (56.52%) Jetty
5 26 (56.52%) nginx
5 26 (56.52%) Servlets
5 26 (56.52%) DHCP
5 26 (56.52%) HTTP
5 26 (56.52%) TCP/IP
5 26 (56.52%) DNS
5 26 (56.52%) Configuration Management
5 26 (56.52%) J2EE
5 26 (56.52%) Tomcat
6 25 (54.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (54.35%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (54.35%) Jenkins
7 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
8 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
9 15 (32.61%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (32.61%) Google App Engine
9 15 (32.61%) Amazon AWS

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 32 (69.57%) Apache
1 32 (69.57%) IIS
1 32 (69.57%) WebSphere
2 26 (56.52%) Jetty
2 26 (56.52%) nginx
2 26 (56.52%) Tomcat
3 14 (30.43%) CMS
4 10 (21.74%) Oracle 10gAS
4 10 (21.74%) Oracle Application Server
4 10 (21.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 10 (21.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (19.57%) PowerExchange
6 6 (13.04%) CICS
6 6 (13.04%) Drupal
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (32.61%) Amazon EC2
1 15 (32.61%) Google App Engine
1 15 (32.61%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (13.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (67.39%) SSL
2 26 (56.52%) DHCP
2 26 (56.52%) DNS
2 26 (56.52%) HTTP
2 26 (56.52%) IPsec
2 26 (56.52%) TCP/IP
3 14 (30.43%) 3G
3 14 (30.43%) 4G
3 14 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (26.09%) SSH
5 6 (13.04%) WinSCP
6 5 (10.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (21.74%) PowerCenter
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 6 (13.04%) DB2
4 6 (13.04%) Easytrieve
4 6 (13.04%) MS Access
4 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (10.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (54.35%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.74%) Log4j
3 8 (17.39%) GitLab
4 6 (13.04%) Eclipse
4 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Applications Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Developer
2 6 (13.04%) WebOps Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Web Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (4.35%) HTML Developer
5 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.35%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (2.17%) Senior WebOps Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Web Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (56.52%) J2EE
2 26 (56.52%) Servlets
3 14 (30.43%) CSS
3 14 (30.43%) HTML
3 14 (30.43%) HTML5
3 14 (30.43%) jQuery
3 14 (30.43%) RSS
4 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
5 6 (13.04%) Drush
5 6 (13.04%) ISPF
6 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Social Media
2 6 (13.04%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (13.04%) Mainframe
2 6 (13.04%) VSAM
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Mac OS
2 14 (30.43%) Unix
3 10 (21.74%) AIX
3 10 (21.74%) Solaris
3 10 (21.74%) Windows
4 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (13.04%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) Configuration Management
3 25 (54.35%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (32.61%) Web Operations
5 14 (30.43%) Content Management
5 14 (30.43%) DevOps
5 14 (30.43%) SEO
6 13 (28.26%) Open Source
6 13 (28.26%) SDLC
7 12 (26.09%) Automated Testing
7 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Change Control
8 8 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
10 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (13.04%) CRM
10 6 (13.04%) Web Design
11 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
11 1 (2.17%) ETL
11 1 (2.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 14 (30.43%) ActionScript
3 14 (30.43%) PHP
4 12 (26.09%) VB
5 7 (15.22%) C++
6 6 (13.04%) Assembly Language
6 6 (13.04%) C#
6 6 (13.04%) CLIST
6 6 (13.04%) COBOL
6 6 (13.04%) JCL
6 6 (13.04%) Perl
6 6 (13.04%) REXX
6 6 (13.04%) VBA
7 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) Xen
2 25 (54.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (13.04%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (56.52%) VMware
3 15 (32.61%) Google
4 10 (21.74%) Axway
4 10 (21.74%) Genesys
4 10 (21.74%) Informatica
4 10 (21.74%) Oracle
5 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
5 7 (15.22%) SAP
6 6 (13.04%) CA
6 6 (13.04%) IBM
6 6 (13.04%) Micro Focus
6 6 (13.04%) Siebel
6 6 (13.04%) Sun
7 1 (2.17%) HP