The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 38 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OSPF 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.32% - 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.16% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +32.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -34.61%
OSPF
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 16.17% 9.83% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 8
Average daily rate £300 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Average hourly rate £31.15 £10.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+211.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

OSPF
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

OSPF Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

OSPF
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
Lewes - - - -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) RIP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) RIP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) BT