The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 46 38
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 1.13% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.32% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £488 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +116.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +38.46% +8.33%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 99 95 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 21.20% 17.92% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 56 47
Median daily rate £475 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £159 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.51 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.54% -30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in South Yorkshire