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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 127 103 101
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Contract jobs citing FTP 13 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.91% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.16% 7.96% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 5
Average daily rate
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£288 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £365 £256
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +85.71%
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
411 289 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.60% 11.48% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 159 167
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 28
Average hourly rate £15.43 £13.53 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.70 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £25.00 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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 -7 12 £281 -16.66%
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) .NET
1 15 (93.75%) IIS
2 13 (81.25%) Servlets
2 13 (81.25%) J2EE
2 13 (81.25%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Apache
2 13 (81.25%) Tomcat
2 13 (81.25%) DHCP
2 13 (81.25%) HTTP
2 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 13 (81.25%) DNS
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Configuration Management
2 13 (81.25%) IPsec
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Google
2 13 (81.25%) WebSphere
2 13 (81.25%) Xen
2 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (81.25%) Jetty
2 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (81.25%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (81.25%) nginx
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (81.25%) Google App Engine
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
2 13 (81.25%) Google Cloud Platform

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) IIS
2 13 (81.25%) Apache
2 13 (81.25%) Tomcat
2 13 (81.25%) WebSphere
2 13 (81.25%) Jetty
2 13 (81.25%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (81.25%) Google App Engine
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (81.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) DHCP
1 13 (81.25%) HTTP
1 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
1 13 (81.25%) DNS
1 13 (81.25%) IPsec
2 12 (75.00%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Web Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Release Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) Servlets
2 13 (81.25%) J2EE
3 3 (18.75%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Configuration Management
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Xen
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
1 13 (81.25%) Google