The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 89 108 111
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Contract jobs citing FTP 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.41% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 3.59% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £440 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.84% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- -31.64%

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
217 223 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.92% 11.44% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 151 140
Median daily rate £410 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 10
Median hourly rate £17.75 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £21.50 £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Bradford +11 3 - -
Halifax - 3 £440 -
FTP
Yorkshire

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) IBM
4 7 (43.75%) Unix
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) IIS
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) SMTP
5 6 (37.50%) DHCP
5 6 (37.50%) HTTP
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) HTTPS
5 6 (37.50%) SSL
5 6 (37.50%) Telnet
5 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 5 (31.25%) Time Sharing Option
6 5 (31.25%) iSeries
6 5 (31.25%) Incident Management

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (37.50%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) DHCP
2 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) HTTPS
2 6 (37.50%) SMTP
2 6 (37.50%) SSL
2 6 (37.50%) Telnet
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (12.50%) LDAP
3 2 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (18.75%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
2 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Implementation Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) z/OS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) ISPF
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) iSeries
1 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
1 5 (31.25%) Tandem
2 3 (18.75%) EMC VNX
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Android
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) zOS
6 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) B2B
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) People Management
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JCL
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CISA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CISM
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (18.75%) Docker
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (25.00%) SCOM
3 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
3 3 (18.75%) Puppet
3 3 (18.75%) vRealize
4 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (18.75%) Axway
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
4 3 (18.75%) IBM Sterling
4 3 (18.75%) Splunk
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) CyberArk
5 2 (12.50%) Veritas
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec