The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 121 132 114
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing FTP 26 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.65% 3.64% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 4
Average daily rate £500 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £300 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+37.08% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £17.50
FTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
391 440 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.36% 15.03% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 288 159
Average daily rate £400 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £123 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.72 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% +21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £86.50 £25.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
West Yorkshire -1 18 £498 +76.88% 3
South Yorkshire -4 7 £500 +122.22%
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 22 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 21 (63.64%) Windows
3 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 15 (45.45%) HTTP
4 14 (42.42%) TCP/IP
4 14 (42.42%) DHCP
4 14 (42.42%) DNS
4 14 (42.42%) IIS
4 14 (42.42%) IPsec
5 13 (39.39%) Servlets
5 13 (39.39%) Tomcat
5 13 (39.39%) Jetty
5 13 (39.39%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (39.39%) nginx
5 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
5 13 (39.39%) Travis CI
6 12 (36.36%) Unix
7 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (30.30%) Java
8 10 (30.30%) IBM
9 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 9 (27.27%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 9 (27.27%) DevOps
10 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (24.24%) Puppet
10 8 (24.24%) VMware
10 8 (24.24%) .NET

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 14 (42.42%) IIS
3 13 (39.39%) Jetty
3 13 (39.39%) nginx
3 13 (39.39%) Tomcat
4 9 (27.27%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 6 (18.18%) Apache
6 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (3.03%) PowerExchange
7 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (21.21%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (21.21%) Google App Engine
2 7 (21.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) HTTP
2 14 (42.42%) DHCP
2 14 (42.42%) DNS
2 14 (42.42%) IPsec
2 14 (42.42%) TCP/IP
3 8 (24.24%) SSL
4 4 (12.12%) Intranet
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (6.06%) BGP
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) OSPF
6 2 (6.06%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
1 13 (39.39%) Travis CI
2 1 (3.03%) Log4j
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Games
2 4 (12.12%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Product Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Scrum Master
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Product Manager
7 1 (3.03%) e-Learning Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Migration Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) Servlets
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) J2EE
3 5 (15.15%) LAMP
3 5 (15.15%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (15.15%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.03%) ISPF
4 1 (3.03%) JMS
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) e-Learning
1 4 (12.12%) Social Media
1 4 (12.12%) Video Editing
2 3 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (9.09%) Learning Management System
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) iSeries
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 12 (36.36%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 9 (27.27%) DevOps
3 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
4 5 (15.15%) Web Operations
5 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Open Source
6 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 1 (3.03%) Application Discovery
8 1 (3.03%) BPEL
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Network Design
8 1 (3.03%) OO
8 1 (3.03%) OOP
8 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
2 5 (15.15%) Python
2 5 (15.15%) Ruby
3 1 (3.03%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.06%) JNCIS
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Xen
3 1 (3.03%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (24.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) IBM
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
4 7 (21.21%) Google
5 4 (12.12%) Apple
5 4 (12.12%) Twitter
6 3 (9.09%) Adobe
6 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.06%) Sourcefire
8 1 (3.03%) Axway
8 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.03%) F5
8 1 (3.03%) Informatica