Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 155 154
Rank change year-on-year -40 -1 +10
Contract jobs citing FTP 8 32 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.67% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 3.79% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 27 20
East of England median daily rate £470 £415 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.25% +26.72% -6.43%
10th Percentile £418 £144 £230
90th Percentile £526 £521 £575
England median daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 14
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £29.61 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.09% +37.56% -26.41%
England median hourly rate £17.70 £33.56 £21.53
% change year-on-year -47.24% +55.89% +14.80%

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 945 844 948
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.49% 17.61% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 469 465
East of England median daily rate £365 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £155 £200 £213
90th Percentile £562 £525 £525
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 66 124
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.56% +20.00% +22.45%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.77 £11.03
90th Percentile £47.40 £43.88 £52.13
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -21.26% +15.85% +2.50%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing FTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in the East of England

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in the East of England

FTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in the East of England

FTP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 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
Essex -16 4 £525 +88.00%
Bedfordshire -10 3 £415 +7.10%
Cambridgeshire -19 1 - -
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region with a requirement for FTP.

1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Jetty
2 1 (12.50%) Mongrel
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) SMTP
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
3 1 (12.50%) H.323
3 1 (12.50%) IPv4
3 1 (12.50%) MRTG
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) DataStage
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Informix
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Production Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) DataStage Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DataStage ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) ERP Support
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Servlets
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Ticket Management
4 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) RPG
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cacti
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (12.50%) Meraki
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Mitel
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Polycom
2 1 (12.50%) QAD
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata
2 1 (12.50%) VMware