Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 17 November 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 84 102
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 1 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.10% 0.44% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 2.27% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
South Wales median daily rate £500 £475 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +34.75% -
10th Percentile £475 £348 £316
90th Percentile £525 £490 £380
Wales median daily rate £500 £475 £355
% change year-on-year +5.26% +33.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 155 220 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.82% 19.25% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 148 172
South Wales median daily rate £316 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.94% +21.21% -12.00%
10th Percentile £154 £221 £213
90th Percentile £450 £506 £475
Wales median daily rate £316 £400 £343
% change year-on-year -20.94% +16.79% -8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 5
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +87.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £12.43 £12.75 £11.03
90th Percentile £35.69 £77.50 £27.80
Wales median hourly rate £12.86 £21.00 £11.55
% change year-on-year -38.76% +81.82% -27.81%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing FTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in South Wales

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in South Wales

FTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in South Wales

FTP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Cardiff -12 1 £500 +5.26%
FTP
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for FTP.

1 1 (100.00%) Software AG

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Software AG