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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 103 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing FTP 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.98% 2.04% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate £275 £215 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -25.21%
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 £21.00 £39.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-46.83% +85.88%
FTP
Yorkshire

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
235 196 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.66% 11.34% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 138 77
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.72 £11.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +40.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £15.68 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.00 £15.75
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 West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FTP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Bingley - 4 - -
Bradford - 2 £275 -
Leeds -18 1 £335 +55.81% 2
FTP
Yorkshire

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 19 (90.48%) WebSphere
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) DHCP
3 14 (66.67%) HTTP
3 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 14 (66.67%) DNS
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 14 (66.67%) IPsec
3 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
4 13 (61.90%) Google
4 13 (61.90%) nginx
4 13 (61.90%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (61.90%) Google App Engine
4 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (61.90%) Xen
4 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (61.90%) Jetty
4 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
4 13 (61.90%) .NET
4 13 (61.90%) J2EE
4 13 (61.90%) Java
4 13 (61.90%) IIS
4 13 (61.90%) Servlets
4 13 (61.90%) Tomcat
4 13 (61.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (57.14%) Apache

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 19 (90.48%) WebSphere
2 13 (61.90%) IIS
2 13 (61.90%) Jetty
2 13 (61.90%) nginx
2 13 (61.90%) Tomcat
3 12 (57.14%) Apache
4 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (4.76%) PowerExchange
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (61.90%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (61.90%) Google App Engine
2 13 (61.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) DHCP
1 14 (66.67%) DNS
1 14 (66.67%) HTTP
1 14 (66.67%) IPsec
1 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (52.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Log4j
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Head of DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Digital
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Operations
5 1 (4.76%) Head of WebOps
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
1 13 (61.90%) J2EE
1 13 (61.90%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
1 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) DevOps
4 9 (42.86%) Web Operations
5 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Open Source
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (61.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 13 (61.90%) Google
4 6 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Axway
6 1 (4.76%) Informatica
6 1 (4.76%) Progress