Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for FTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FTP over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 148 145
Rank change year-on-year -18 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing FTP 8 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.20% 0.32% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 1.70% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 15
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £320 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -11.72% -17.14%
10th Percentile £334 £135 £353
90th Percentile £459 £338 £464
South East median daily rate £413 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +17.86% -12.55% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £13.75
South East median hourly rate £31.00 - £26.25

FTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 791 765 982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.35% 18.61% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 318 487
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £213 £249 £250
90th Percentile £550 £600 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 44 55
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -10.00% -45.45%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £32.75 £42.43 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -30.00% +11.11%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing FTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in Berkshire

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FTP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Berkshire

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FTP in Berkshire

FTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in Berkshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 8 £425 +32.81% 1
FTP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (37.50%) WAAS
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 3 (37.50%) NetScreen
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) CCVP
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) DECT
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) NetScreen
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) PBX
2 3 (37.50%) SMTP
2 3 (37.50%) SNMP
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
1 3 (37.50%) XSLT
2 2 (25.00%) EDI
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) OAuth
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) WSDL
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) BPEL
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (12.50%) Security Auditing
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCDA
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) CCVP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Avaya
1 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Juniper
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Nortel
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Fiorano
2 2 (25.00%) MuleSoft