The first table below looks at the demand for FTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Yorkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 94 109 128
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Contract jobs citing FTP 17 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.73% 0.47% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.07% 3.21% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £360 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +37.39%
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
280 312 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.11% 14.71% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 163 180
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £195 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 40
Average hourly rate £13.25 £33.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.84% +153.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £16.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.31 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
FTP
England

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

FTP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

FTP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

FTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FTP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

FTP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

FTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

FTP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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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
West Yorkshire +8 8 £350 +40.00% 3
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 21 (72.41%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) IIS
3 16 (55.17%) .NET
4 14 (48.28%) Windows
4 14 (48.28%) XML
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) Oracle
6 10 (34.48%) Firewall
7 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
7 8 (27.59%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
9 6 (20.69%) Migration
9 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
9 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
9 6 (20.69%) C#
9 6 (20.69%) ITIL
9 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
9 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
9 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (17.24%) SOA
11 4 (13.79%) Middleware
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (10.34%) IBM
12 3 (10.34%) MQSeries
12 3 (10.34%) Java

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (62.07%) IIS
2 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
2 8 (27.59%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (10.34%) MQSeries
6 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
1 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Configuration Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) SOA Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Designer
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (6.90%) SOA Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 2 (6.90%) SOA Designer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Configuration Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) XML
3 4 (13.79%) Middleware
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
1 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (17.24%) SOA
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) OOP
3 2 (6.90%) OO
3 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.90%) Data Management
3 2 (6.90%) BPEL
3 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) Master Data Management
4 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
3 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
3 6 (20.69%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.34%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) JBoss