The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 28 April 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)
England / North East
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 85 39
Rank change year-on-year +12 -46  
Contract jobs citing FTP 3 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.45% 0.71% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 2.87% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 23
Median daily rate £263 £413 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +39.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £290 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £500 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £300
% change year-on-year - +41.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -

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 the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 133 279 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 20.00% 24.93% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 154 52
Median daily rate £390 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £342
% change year-on-year +6.45% +6.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £16.99 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £28.75 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in the North East

FTP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Tyne and Wear +16 3 £263 -47.50% 1
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 North East region with a requirement for FTP.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) Servlets
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VB6
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Xen
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Jetty
3 3 (50.00%) nginx

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Jetty
1 3 (50.00%) Mongrel
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) IPsec
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) Travis CI
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) Servlets
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VB
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Capita
4 1 (16.67%) IBM