The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Glasgow region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.03%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 38 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.18% 4.83% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 18 24
Average daily rate £301 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £285 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 - £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +2.00%
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OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FDDI
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) xDSL
1 1 (100.00%) MRTG
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FDDI
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) xDSL
1 1 (100.00%) MRTG
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Support
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds