Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 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
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 165 152
Rank change year-on-year -6 -13 -3
Contract jobs citing FTP 2 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.053% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 1.02% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +32.81% -11.72%
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +3.03% +17.86% -12.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £31.00 -

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 825 785 756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.81% 19.33% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 332 314
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £185 £213 £248
90th Percentile £550 £550 £600
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 15 44
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% +29.63% -10.00%
10th Percentile £12.95 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £82.50 £32.75 £42.43
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £24.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +64.95% +38.57% -30.00%

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 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 18 November 2019. 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
Slough - 1 £450 -
FTP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) XMLSpy
1 1 (50.00%) Vitria
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) FileZilla
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Notepad++
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) AtomSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Boomi
1 1 (50.00%) iPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Vitria