The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 117 106 112
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing OSPF 4 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.22% 0.93% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 4.86% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Median daily rate £335 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £265 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £432 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £47.83 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +42.85%
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 Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
365 432 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.04% 19.19% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 245 275
Median daily rate £362 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.46% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 26
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.16 £47.83 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

OSPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OSPF across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

OSPF Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

OSPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OSPF Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

OSPF
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook -2 1 £335 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 25 (100.00%) BGP
2 17 (68.00%) MPLS
2 17 (68.00%) LAN
2 17 (68.00%) WAN
3 16 (64.00%) Cisco
4 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 14 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (56.00%) Juniper
6 13 (52.00%) Firewall
7 12 (48.00%) IPsec
7 12 (48.00%) DNS
7 12 (48.00%) HSRP
8 11 (44.00%) Windows
9 10 (40.00%) CCNP
10 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
11 8 (32.00%) CCNA
11 8 (32.00%) VMware
12 7 (28.00%) VPN
12 7 (28.00%) L2TP
12 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
12 7 (28.00%) ITIL
12 7 (28.00%) RIP
12 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
12 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (28.00%) VLAN
13 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
13 6 (24.00%) Network Design
14 5 (20.00%) tcpdump

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) BGP
2 17 (68.00%) LAN
2 17 (68.00%) MPLS
2 17 (68.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) Firewall
4 12 (48.00%) DNS
4 12 (48.00%) HSRP
4 12 (48.00%) IPsec
5 7 (28.00%) L2TP
5 7 (28.00%) RIP
5 7 (28.00%) VLAN
5 7 (28.00%) VPN
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.00%) Junos
7 5 (20.00%) tcpdump
7 5 (20.00%) VPLS
7 5 (20.00%) Wireshark
8 4 (16.00%) 802.11
8 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (12.00%) PKI
4 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (24.00%) Network Design
3 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (40.00%) CCNP
4 8 (32.00%) CCNA
5 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) CCDP
6 3 (12.00%) CCSA
6 3 (12.00%) CCSE
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (4.00%) CCIE
8 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) Juniper
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.00%) F5
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) BMC
5 3 (12.00%) Intel Security
5 3 (12.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (12.00%) Remedy
6 2 (8.00%) SAP
7 1 (4.00%) Brocade
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
Hampshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: Yesterday