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 29 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.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 87 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing FTP 10 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.84% 0.85% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.95% 2.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Median daily rate £475 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £331 £300
% change year-on-year +35.84% +10.41%  
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 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 168 387 287
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.14% 29.75% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 221 162
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £42.50 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.52% -6.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.25 £21.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

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

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom - 2 £400 -
FTP
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) Red Hat
3 17 (68.00%) Unix
4 16 (64.00%) SAN
4 16 (64.00%) NAS
5 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (60.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 15 (60.00%) High Availability
5 15 (60.00%) SSH
5 15 (60.00%) Brocade
5 15 (60.00%) Solaris
5 15 (60.00%) Veritas
5 15 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (56.00%) Sun
6 14 (56.00%) Nagios
6 14 (56.00%) Oracle
6 14 (56.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 14 (56.00%) NetApp
6 14 (56.00%) Veritas File System
6 14 (56.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 12 (48.00%) NFS
8 11 (44.00%) EMC Navisphere
8 11 (44.00%) Load Balancing
8 11 (44.00%) iSCSI
8 11 (44.00%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (40.00%) Capacity Management
10 8 (32.00%) Perl
11 7 (28.00%) HPUX
11 7 (28.00%) Finance
11 7 (28.00%) Replication

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 2 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) NAS
1 16 (64.00%) SAN
2 15 (60.00%) SSH
3 11 (44.00%) iSCSI
4 5 (20.00%) SMTP
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 4 (16.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.00%) APPN
7 2 (8.00%) HTTP
7 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
7 2 (8.00%) SNA
7 2 (8.00%) SSL
8 1 (4.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Administrator
2 13 (52.00%) Storage Administrator
3 12 (48.00%) Unix Administrator
4 9 (36.00%) SAN Administrator
4 9 (36.00%) SAN Storage Administrator
5 8 (32.00%) Solaris Administrator
6 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (16.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 4 (16.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (8.00%) Linux Server Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
9 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (8.00%) z/OS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) ODBC
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (28.00%) Replication
3 4 (16.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.00%) iSeries
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) Unix
3 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (60.00%) Solaris
4 7 (28.00%) HPUX
5 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (16.00%) CentOS
6 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 3 (12.00%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (8.00%) MVS
8 2 (8.00%) OS/390
8 2 (8.00%) zOS
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (60.00%) High Availability
2 11 (44.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (8.00%) Use Case
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) API Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Perl
2 5 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (8.00%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (8.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (8.00%) JCL
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) LotusScript
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) AWS Certification
1 4 (16.00%) CEH
1 4 (16.00%) RHCT
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 14 (56.00%) Veritas File System
2 12 (48.00%) NFS
3 11 (44.00%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (16.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (8.00%) ACF2
5 2 (8.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (8.00%) RACF
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Nagios
1 14 (56.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 11 (44.00%) EMC Navisphere
3 5 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Puppet
5 2 (8.00%) Tivoli NetView
6 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (4.00%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp OnCommand
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (60.00%) Brocade
2 15 (60.00%) Veritas
3 14 (56.00%) NetApp
3 14 (56.00%) Oracle
3 14 (56.00%) Sun
4 5 (20.00%) EMC
4 5 (20.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (8.00%) Axway
6 2 (8.00%) CA
6 2 (8.00%) IBM
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) VMware
7 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Lotus
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos