Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 17 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 98 101
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -
Contract jobs citing FTP 1 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.081% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 2.01% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 9
Wales median daily rate £500 £475 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +33.80% -
10th Percentile £475 £348 £317
90th Percentile £525 £490 £380
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% - +13.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.70 £29.61 £21.53
% change year-on-year -40.21% +37.56% -5.90%

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 183 249 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.91% 17.41% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 160 195
Wales median daily rate £316 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.94% +16.79% -8.67%
10th Percentile £150 £224 £216
90th Percentile £475 £513 £475
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 16
Wales median hourly rate £12.86 £21.00 £11.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.76% +81.82% -27.81%
10th Percentile £10.45 £12.04 £9.00
90th Percentile £25.62 £77.50 £20.38
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.59 £20.50
% change year-on-year -19.46% +15.07% +2.50%

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for FTP in Wales

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Wales

FTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in Wales

FTP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 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
South Wales +3 1 £500 +5.26% 1
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wales region with a requirement for FTP.

1 1 (100.00%) Software AG

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Software AG