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 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - - 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £351
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+59.43% -25.00%
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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
25 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.09% 28.10% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 6
Median daily rate £400 £388 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.45 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.81% -7.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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