Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 117 102
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 -1
Contract jobs citing FTP 4 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.25% 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 3.93% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -26.32% -10.38%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £300
90th Percentile £488 £443 £550
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% -14.71% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £37.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 - £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 218 305 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.78% 13.74% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 164 212
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £300 £146 £263
90th Percentile £530 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.81% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 9
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.12 £38.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.25% +158.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £13.94 £14.53 £13.85
90th Percentile £49.50 £56.63 £40.15
South East median hourly rate £19.19 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +6.63% -16.28% -38.57%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 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
Milton Keynes +10 2 £513 +46.57%
Aylesbury - 1 £375 -
FTP
South East

For the 6 months to 15 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) AS400
1 3 (75.00%) iSeries
2 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Synon
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) ISPF
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) RMADS
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) REXX
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (25.00%) HACMP
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Synon
2 1 (25.00%) ChangeMan
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) AS400 Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) AS400
1 3 (75.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) HACMP
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (25.00%) ISMS
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 1 (25.00%) JCL
2 1 (25.00%) REXX
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft