The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for FTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 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)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 22 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing FTP 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 3.77% 2.01% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +33.33% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

FTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 19 12 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 17.92% 8.05% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 17
Median daily rate £450 £400 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +56.86%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing FTP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in Bradford

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for FTP.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Telnet
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Telnet
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (80.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk