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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 104 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing FTP 7 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.064% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 0.70% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£215 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £306
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £30.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-33.05% +6.14%
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
268 143 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.35% 9.09% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 82 70
Average daily rate £330 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 11
Average hourly rate £14.87 £12.50 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.92% -21.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £9.50 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 £17.50 £94.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 18 December 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
Leeds -5 4 £215 - 1
Bradford - - - -
FTP
Yorkshire

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (70.00%) iSCSI
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) SAN
3 7 (70.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (70.00%) Ethernet
3 7 (70.00%) SMTP
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) MS Office
4 6 (60.00%) MSI
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (60.00%) RTSP
4 6 (60.00%) PDA
4 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) vSphere
5 5 (50.00%) Software Deployment
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (30.00%) IPsec
7 3 (30.00%) SSL
7 3 (30.00%) Google
7 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (30.00%) Xen
7 3 (30.00%) Servlets

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (30.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (70.00%) iSCSI
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) Ethernet
2 7 (70.00%) SMTP
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) RTSP
4 3 (30.00%) IPsec
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MSI
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Law
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Head of Development
2 1 (10.00%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Servlets
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Google