Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 181 162
Rank change year-on-year +23 -19 +4
Contract jobs citing FTP 27 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.61% 0.19% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.83% 1.11% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 16
East of England median daily rate £500 £325 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -25.93% +3.24%
10th Percentile £377 £139 £213
90th Percentile £640 £587 £575
England median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +16.67% +84.62% -58.86%

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 705 721 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.00% 16.78% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 401 383
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £151 £163 £205
90th Percentile £554 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 69 55
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% -36.84% +56.30%
10th Percentile £12.18 £10.00 £12.70
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.10 £57.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.50% -20.40% +16.28%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 May 2018. 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
Bedfordshire - 13 £475 - 4
Hertfordshire -10 6 £538 +115.00% 2
Norfolk - 3 £288 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £625 - 1
Essex +14 2 £666 +15.93%
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for FTP.

1 16 (59.26%) Data Management
2 15 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
3 13 (48.15%) DataStage
3 13 (48.15%) Informix
3 13 (48.15%) ETL
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) Oracle
3 13 (48.15%) DB2
3 13 (48.15%) Teradata
3 13 (48.15%) Data Integration
4 12 (44.44%) Data Mapping
4 12 (44.44%) Data Quality
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (44.44%) XML
4 12 (44.44%) QualityStage
4 12 (44.44%) XML Schema
5 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
5 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
6 9 (33.33%) Logistics
6 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 9 (33.33%) V-Model
6 9 (33.33%) HP
6 9 (33.33%) Citrix
6 9 (33.33%) Service Management
6 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 9 (33.33%) ITIL
6 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 9 (33.33%) DNS
6 9 (33.33%) SDLC

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 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Jetty
3 1 (3.70%) Mongrel
3 1 (3.70%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (14.81%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Heroku
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.70%) Google App Engine
3 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) DNS
1 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) HTTP
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) LAN
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security
4 3 (11.11%) SMTP
4 3 (11.11%) SSH
4 3 (11.11%) SSL
4 3 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DMZ
5 1 (3.70%) IPsec
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (48.15%) DataStage
2 13 (48.15%) DB2
2 13 (48.15%) Informix
3 12 (44.44%) QualityStage
4 8 (29.63%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) GitLab
1 2 (7.41%) Gradle
1 2 (7.41%) gulp
1 2 (7.41%) Spock
2 1 (3.70%) Gatling
2 1 (3.70%) Geb
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
3 4 (14.81%) Aerospace
3 4 (14.81%) Automotive
3 4 (14.81%) French Language
3 4 (14.81%) German Language
3 4 (14.81%) Military
4 3 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (7.41%) Electronics
5 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.70%) Advertising
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) ETL Developer
3 10 (37.04%) DataStage Developer
4 9 (33.33%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Python Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) XML
1 12 (44.44%) XML Schema
2 8 (29.63%) Middleware
3 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) Dropwizard
3 2 (7.41%) Ember.js
3 2 (7.41%) Guice
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) OAuth
3 2 (7.41%) OAuth2
3 2 (7.41%) Ratpack
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Data Management
2 13 (48.15%) Data Integration
2 13 (48.15%) ETL
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Data Mapping
4 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 9 (33.33%) ITIL
4 9 (33.33%) Logistics
4 9 (33.33%) SDLC
4 9 (33.33%) Service Management
4 9 (33.33%) V-Model
5 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.81%) Change Management
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) PDM
7 3 (11.11%) B2B
7 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Network Management
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) ES6
3 2 (7.41%) Java 8
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) HNC
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle
1 13 (48.15%) Teradata
2 9 (33.33%) Citrix
2 9 (33.33%) HP
3 8 (29.63%) IBM
4 4 (14.81%) Adobe
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) SAP
7 1 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) VMware