The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 64 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OSPF 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.91% - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.08% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£385 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £180.00 £190.00
% change year-on-year
-83.33% -5.26%
OSPF
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 68 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.90% 8.84% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 32 36
Average daily rate £385 £289 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +46.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -55.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OSPF across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OSPF across the Bristol region.

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

OSPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OSPF across the Bristol region.

OSPF Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF.

1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Database Theory
4 5 (45.45%) Relational Database Theory
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) IBM
4 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
4 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (45.45%) CA
4 5 (45.45%) Nokia
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) nginx
1 5 (45.45%) Confluence
1 5 (45.45%) MediaWiki
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
4 5 (45.45%) MPLS
4 5 (45.45%) IPv6
4 5 (45.45%) LDAP
4 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 5 (45.45%) IPsec
4 5 (45.45%) IP Telephony
4 5 (45.45%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (45.45%) Unified Communications
4 5 (45.45%) FWSM
5 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) Hudson
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Network Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Wiki
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (45.45%) Debian
1 5 (45.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
1 5 (45.45%) Database Theory
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database Theory
1 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (45.45%) Network Management
1 5 (45.45%) Build Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Ruby
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Samba
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) Postfix
1 5 (45.45%) XenServer
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (45.45%) ZABBIX
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) Salt
2 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
1 5 (45.45%) CA
1 5 (45.45%) Nokia
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
1 5 (45.45%) HP
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
1 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat
1 5 (45.45%) IronPort
1 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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