The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 29 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 66
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 0.93% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.07% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £499 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £331 £300
% change year-on-year +35.84% +10.41%  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 162 138 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 21.77% 18.30% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 63 57
Median daily rate £438 £425 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +15.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £14.20 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -64.50%  
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for FTP.

1 2 (50.00%) COBOL
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) CESG
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (50.00%) ISMS
1 2 (50.00%) OWASP
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (50.00%) Fuzz Testing

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) AS400 Developer
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) RPG Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Advisor
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) CESG
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) Fuzz Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (50.00%) ISMS
1 2 (50.00%) OWASP
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) COBOL
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle