Period
to 22 October 2017

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 6 months to 22 October 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
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 114 126
Rank change year-on-year -22 +12 -13
Contract jobs citing FTP 8 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.30% 0.52% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 2.70% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Surrey median daily rate £405 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £390 £336 £324
90th Percentile £420 £438 £475
South East median daily rate £350 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £13.75 -

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 404 445 455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.04% 19.29% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 285 254
Surrey median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £183 £167 £202
90th Percentile £573 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 30
Surrey median hourly rate £15.38 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.56% +153.97% -21.25%
10th Percentile £11.89 £11.53 £11.81
90th Percentile £28.38 £47.63 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.00% +11.11% +28.57%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Epsom - 3 - -
Guildford -6 2 £405 -4.71%
FTP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) NetApp
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) Puppet
4 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (62.50%) High Availability
4 5 (62.50%) SnapMirror
4 5 (62.50%) SnapVault
4 5 (62.50%) Solaris
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) Veritas
4 5 (62.50%) Sun
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (62.50%) SSH
4 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
4 5 (62.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (62.50%) NetBackup
4 5 (62.50%) Veritas File System
4 5 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (50.00%) Ansible
5 4 (50.00%) NAS
5 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines

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 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
1 5 (62.50%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) SMTP
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
5 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Storage Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) SAN Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) SAN Storage Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (62.50%) Veritas File System
2 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (37.50%) NFS
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) Samba
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) NetBackup
2 5 (62.50%) SnapMirror
2 5 (62.50%) SnapVault
2 5 (62.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (50.00%) Ansible
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Sun
3 5 (62.50%) Veritas
4 3 (37.50%) Brocade
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) F5