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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 100 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 6 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.50% 2.96% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 17.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 0
Median daily rate £492 £510 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £21.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-30.31% -46.18%
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
321 147 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.71% 17.38% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 84 47
Median daily rate £330 £500 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +43.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £620 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.30 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -45 5 £492 -3.62%
Sunderland -4 1 - -
FTP
North East

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for FTP.

1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) HP
4 10 (52.63%) REXX
4 10 (52.63%) zOS
4 10 (52.63%) MVS
4 10 (52.63%) JCL
4 10 (52.63%) ISPF
4 10 (52.63%) Time Sharing Option
5 9 (47.37%) IBM Mainframe
5 9 (47.37%) Mainframe
5 9 (47.37%) IBM
5 9 (47.37%) ITIL
6 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) HTTP
6 8 (42.11%) BMC
6 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
6 8 (42.11%) VMware
6 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (42.11%) ServiceNow
7 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (36.84%) Change Management
7 7 (36.84%) Java
7 7 (36.84%) J2EE
8 6 (31.58%) Apache
8 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
8 6 (31.58%) Control-M
9 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) Jetty
2 5 (26.32%) Mongrel
2 5 (26.32%) nginx
2 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) iPlanet
3 2 (10.53%) MQSeries
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (26.32%) Google App Engine
1 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (15.79%) IaaS
2 3 (15.79%) PaaS
2 3 (15.79%) SaaS
3 2 (10.53%) HP Helion
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) HTTP
4 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) IPsec
4 5 (26.32%) SSL
5 4 (21.05%) SSH
6 3 (15.79%) NAS
6 3 (15.79%) SAN
7 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
7 2 (10.53%) Internet
7 2 (10.53%) LDAP
8 1 (5.26%) Network Security
8 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
1 5 (26.32%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Chief Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Operator
4 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Support
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.26%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) ISPF
2 7 (36.84%) J2EE
3 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) Servlets
4 2 (10.53%) JSP
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) IBM Mainframe
1 9 (47.37%) Mainframe
2 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Clustering
4 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.53%) Grid Computing
5 2 (10.53%) HP Storage
5 2 (10.53%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) MVS
1 10 (52.63%) zOS
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
3 7 (36.84%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) Open Source
4 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) QMS
6 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JCL
1 10 (52.63%) REXX
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCSA
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (10.53%) JSP 440
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Time Sharing Option
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) Xen
4 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (15.79%) vSphere
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Control-M
2 5 (26.32%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) OpenView
4 2 (10.53%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (10.53%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) HP
2 9 (47.37%) IBM
3 8 (42.11%) BMC
3 8 (42.11%) ServiceNow
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) CA
4 5 (26.32%) Google
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Opsware
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.53%) BEA
6 2 (10.53%) Cognos
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Qualys
6 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) Sun
6 2 (10.53%) Veritas