Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 November 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)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 98 109
Rank change year-on-year -29 +11 +21
Contract jobs citing FTP 11 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.46% 0.98% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.62% 5.59% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 10
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £525 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +29.63% -59.46%
10th Percentile £313 £332 £348
90th Percentile £490 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £37.50 -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 304 304 499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.81% 17.44% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 166 195
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +21.21%
10th Percentile £160 £259 £256
90th Percentile £535 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% +30.61%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £54.75 £38.75 £27.50
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for FTP in Buckinghamshire

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Buckinghamshire

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FTP in Buckinghamshire

FTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in Buckinghamshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Milton Keynes -31 11 £350 -33.33%
FTP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) SMTP
2 9 (81.82%) HTTP
2 9 (81.82%) XML Schema
2 9 (81.82%) B2B
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 9 (81.82%) IBM
2 9 (81.82%) ActionScript
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) ebXML
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
2 9 (81.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (81.82%) webMethods
2 9 (81.82%) EDI
2 9 (81.82%) EAI
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Data Security
2 9 (81.82%) cXML
2 9 (81.82%) RosettaNet
2 9 (81.82%) WebSphere
2 9 (81.82%) ActionScript 3.0
2 9 (81.82%) ActionScript 2.0
2 9 (81.82%) High Availability
2 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (81.82%) DataPower
2 9 (81.82%) API Development
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (81.82%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) SMTP
2 9 (81.82%) HTTP
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DataStage
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) Informix
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) EAI Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Security Advisor
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) cXML
1 9 (81.82%) ebXML
1 9 (81.82%) EDI
1 9 (81.82%) WebSphere MQ
1 9 (81.82%) XML
1 9 (81.82%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) DataPower
1 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) API Development
1 9 (81.82%) B2B
1 9 (81.82%) Data Security
1 9 (81.82%) EAI
1 9 (81.82%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
2 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Data Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
2 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
2 1 (9.09%) ISMS
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) ActionScript
2 9 (81.82%) ActionScript 2.0
2 9 (81.82%) ActionScript 3.0
2 9 (81.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) IBM
1 9 (81.82%) webMethods
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Teradata