Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 144 70
Rank change year-on-year +58 -74 +13
Contract jobs citing FTP 5 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.54% 0.59% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.19% 2.00% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 26
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £275 £454 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.43% -8.74% +15.70%
10th Percentile £263 £216 £350
90th Percentile £288 £560 £540
North East median daily rate £275 £454 £495
% change year-on-year -39.43% -8.28% +15.12%
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 228 699 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 24.84% 29.41% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 465 141
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £345 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -24.71% +21.95%
10th Percentile £241 £206 £240
90th Percentile £538 £456 £653
North East median daily rate £339 £320 £391
% change year-on-year +5.86% -18.21% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 71 37
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.80 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.57% +12.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £9.00 £15.00 £12.11
90th Percentile £32.05 £36.00 £40.45
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -48.89% +23.08% -24.17%

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 22 November 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
Sunderland +7 5 £275 -
FTP
North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for FTP.

1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft