The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 33 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing FTP 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.79% - 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% - 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +38.46% +8.33%  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28 25 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 11.07% 10.04% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 8
Median daily rate £310 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.48% +11.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +145.90% -70.48%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Liverpool

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in Liverpool

FTP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for FTP.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase