The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim - - 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +38.46% +8.33%  
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 County Antrim with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 27 24 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 12.68% 21.62% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 7
Median daily rate £313 - £220
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +220.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 County Antrim

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in County Antrim