The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 June 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 89 87
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.47% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.37% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £438 £300
% change year-on-year -5.71% +45.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 -

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 138 253 285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.20% 19.69% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 153 164
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.65% +48.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £12.38 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £51.00 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Surrey

FTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for FTP.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Solaris
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 9 (90.00%) Sun
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 9 (90.00%) Veritas
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Nagios
2 9 (90.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (90.00%) SSH
2 9 (90.00%) Brocade
2 9 (90.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (90.00%) NAS
2 9 (90.00%) Veritas File System
2 9 (90.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (90.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (90.00%) High Availability
3 8 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (80.00%) EMC Navisphere
3 8 (80.00%) NetApp
3 8 (80.00%) NFS
4 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (40.00%) EMC VNX
5 4 (40.00%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (40.00%) EMC

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (10.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) NAS
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
1 9 (90.00%) SSH
2 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Administrator
1 9 (90.00%) Storage Administrator
1 9 (90.00%) Unix Administrator
2 7 (70.00%) SAN Administrator
2 7 (70.00%) SAN Storage Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (40.00%) EMC VNX
2 4 (40.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Solaris
2 9 (90.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (90.00%) High Availability
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) API Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 9 (90.00%) Veritas File System
2 8 (80.00%) NFS
2 8 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Nagios
1 9 (90.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 8 (80.00%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Brocade
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (90.00%) Sun
1 9 (90.00%) Veritas
2 8 (80.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (10.00%) VMware