The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - - 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +43.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 38 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 31.58% 38.78% 36.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 34
Median daily rate £280 £400 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +36.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £315 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £435 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £11.40 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Guildford