Period
to 14 December 2018

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 6 months to 14 December 2018 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
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 100 152
Rank change year-on-year -2 +52 -80
Contract jobs citing FTP 3 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.23% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 1.88% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
North East median daily rate £395 £275 £492
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.64% -44.05% -0.71%
10th Percentile £383 £263 £341
90th Percentile £432 £288 £581
England median daily rate £495 £438 £414
% change year-on-year +13.14% +5.74% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £33.56
% change year-on-year -13.73% -24.01% +55.89%

FTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following 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 or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 207 266 653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.67% 21.54% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 211 421
North East median daily rate £365 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.31% +1.56% -24.71%
10th Percentile £208 £195 £205
90th Percentile £521 £538 £463
England median daily rate £425 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +5.20% +1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 70
North East median hourly rate £15.70 £14.31 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.71% -48.89% +23.08%
10th Percentile £13.96 £9.30 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £31.40 £36.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -15.56% +7.31%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing FTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -5 3 £395 +43.64%
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for FTP.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) GCIA
2 1 (33.33%) GSEC
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) VME
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

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 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Siebel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) HPUX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) MVS
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) VME
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) EAI
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) GCED
1 1 (33.33%) GCIA
1 1 (33.33%) GIAC
1 1 (33.33%) GSEC
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel