The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 June 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)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 110 113
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Contract jobs citing FTP 1 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.056% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 1.79% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £431 £300
% change year-on-year -4.34% +43.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 398 446 392
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.37% 22.39% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 282 234
Median daily rate £403 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% -4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 36
Median hourly rate £22.50 £47.83 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.95% +101.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £25.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.98 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Hampshire

FTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in Hampshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 1 - -
FTP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) CA
3 3 (42.86%) zOS
3 3 (42.86%) Tivoli NetView
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) X.25
3 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
3 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) LPAR
3 3 (42.86%) Network Management
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) DataPower
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 2 (28.57%) StarTeam
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) X.25
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 1 (14.29%) LDAP
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (28.57%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe Programmer
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
1 3 (42.86%) Network Programmer
1 3 (42.86%) Programmer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
1 1 (14.29%) XSD
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) LPAR
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
2 2 (28.57%) DataPower
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) zOS
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Management
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Jython
2 1 (14.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCSE
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (14.29%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) CA
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Foundry
3 1 (14.29%) IronPort