Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 January 2018 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 Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 77 57
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20 -7
Contract jobs citing FTP 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.13% 0.10% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 1.33% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Coventry median daily rate - £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -20.00%
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +54.55% -8.33% -28.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.41 - £42.50

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 70 75 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 9.38% 7.72% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 60 46
Coventry median daily rate £288 £405 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.01% +12.89% +12.11%
10th Percentile £139 £185 £234
90th Percentile £488 £540 £524
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Coventry median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +63.93% -49.17%
10th Percentile £11.93 £13.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £43.08 £37.00 £23.08
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.31 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +102.07% -14.29% -25.53%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for FTP in Coventry

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for FTP.

1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 1 (100.00%) RPG III
1 1 (100.00%) R

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) RPG III
1 1 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM