Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 19 January 2019 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 88 137
Rank change year-on-year -3 +49 -78
Contract jobs citing FTP 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.20% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 2.22% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £560 £275 £492
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +103.64% -44.05% -0.71%
North East median daily rate £560 £275 £492
% change year-on-year +103.64% -44.05% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 146 180 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.79% 19.31% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 143 309
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £463 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% +3.70% -28.95%
10th Percentile £165 £219 £250
90th Percentile £550 £635 £488
North East median daily rate £413 £330 £331
% change year-on-year +25.00% -0.15% -30.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 40
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £11.50 £28.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +204.35% -59.04% +12.30%
10th Percentile £14.96 £9.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £45.20 £32.10 £44.23
North East median hourly rate £19.50 £11.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +69.57% -58.93% +44.44%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing FTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in Tyne and Wear

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Tyne and Wear

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £560 -
FTP
North East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for FTP.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SFIA
2 1 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Workshop Facilitation
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MVS
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) VME
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) SFIA
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISMP
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) CESG Infosec
1 1 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (50.00%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle