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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - - 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £363 £386
% change year-on-year
-13.10% -6.14%
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
32 54 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 26.67% 45.38% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 32
Median daily rate £358 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £228 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Median hourly rate £11.40 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

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