Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 16 January 2021 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing FTP 1 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.10% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate - £363 £425
% change year-on-year - -14.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 7 13 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 7.69% 9.42% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 36
Median daily rate £325 £303 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.44% -17.12% +21.67%
10th Percentile £310 £129 £263
90th Percentile £334 £443 £395
West Midlands median daily rate £395 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.11 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.85% -14.75% +5.17%
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.34
% change year-on-year -2.78% +3.84% -30.66%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing FTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in Staffordshire

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing FTP in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for FTP in Staffordshire

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
FTP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM XIV
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware