Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 127 94
Rank change year-on-year +26 -33 -33
Contract jobs citing FTP 3 6 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.24% 0.37% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 1.88% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 20
North East median daily rate £500 £275 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -32.64% +38.39%
England median daily rate £500 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £21.69
% change year-on-year +3.70% +55.62% -27.41%

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 241 319 359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.33% 19.45% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 194 192
North East median daily rate £300 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +12.90% +3.33%
10th Percentile £213 £218 £220
90th Percentile £538 £511 £475
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 31 21
North East median hourly rate £19.50 £29.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.76% +38.10% -0.38%
10th Percentile £10.75 £17.00 £14.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £55.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -14.00% +15.85%

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 23 April 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 +14 3 £500 +86.05%
FTP
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Jetty
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source

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 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Jetty
1 3 (100.00%) Mongrel
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware