The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 30 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.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 92
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +33.33% +12.50%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 116 161 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 11.43% 11.19% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 105 113
Median daily rate £425 £363 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +14.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.10 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.02% -65.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Leeds

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for FTP.

1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Law
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (50.00%) vRealize
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) iSeries
3 2 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Veritas
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (50.00%) JCL
3 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Tandem
3 2 (50.00%) ISPF
4 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (25.00%) Retail

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JCL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) VMware