The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 112 130
Contract jobs citing FTP 0 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 1.19% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.19% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 27 9
Median daily rate - £500 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +73.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £405 £300
% change year-on-year +1.85% +35.00%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 300 403 413
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.91% 14.53% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 253 252
Median daily rate £375 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 22
Median hourly rate £22.00 £15.32 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.60% -48.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £26.30 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

FTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FTP in Yorkshire

FTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FTP in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 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

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago