The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley - - 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
OSPF
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 14.37% 21.88% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 3
Average daily rate £400 £313 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £213 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

OSPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

OSPF Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCENT
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) VMware