The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 June 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 101 111
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 1.12% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.65% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 8
Median daily rate - £400 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £431 £300
% change year-on-year -4.34% +43.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 200 266 271
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.96% 12.93% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 168 161
Median daily rate £375 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £531 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.32 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.86% -65.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.49 £15.50 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for FTP.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Telnet
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) HTTPS
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) SMTP
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (57.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
1 4 (57.14%) HTTPS
1 4 (57.14%) SMTP
1 4 (57.14%) SSL
1 4 (57.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (28.57%) z/OS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) ISPF
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iSeries
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
1 3 (42.86%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) zOS
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) B2B
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Axway
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) IBM Sterling
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
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