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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 98 113 109
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing OSPF 21 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.97% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.82% 1.53% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Median daily rate £215 £374 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.51% +52.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £348 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.83 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 £27.88
% change year-on-year
+19.57% +43.49%
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
550 393 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.44% 17.70% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 223 213
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 29
Median hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.50 £13.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Basingstoke -3 7 £225 -43.75% 2
Portsmouth - 7 - - 1
Fareham - 4 £200 -
Farnborough +7 2 - - 2
Southampton - 1 £325 - 3
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 29 (96.67%) BGP
2 23 (76.67%) LAN
2 23 (76.67%) Cisco
3 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (73.33%) MPLS
4 20 (66.67%) WAN
5 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 14 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
6 14 (46.67%) CCNP
6 14 (46.67%) CCNA
6 14 (46.67%) Firewall
7 12 (40.00%) IPsec
8 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
9 10 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
10 9 (30.00%) Juniper
10 9 (30.00%) VMware
10 9 (30.00%) HSRP
11 8 (26.67%) VPN
12 7 (23.33%) RIP
12 7 (23.33%) Windows
12 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
12 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
12 7 (23.33%) L2TP
12 7 (23.33%) High Availability
12 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (20.00%) Network Security
13 6 (20.00%) Migration
13 6 (20.00%) Windows Server

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:

Communications & Networking
1 29 (96.67%) BGP
2 23 (76.67%) LAN
3 22 (73.33%) MPLS
4 20 (66.67%) WAN
5 14 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (46.67%) Firewall
6 12 (40.00%) IPsec
7 10 (33.33%) EIGRP
8 9 (30.00%) HSRP
9 8 (26.67%) VPN
10 7 (23.33%) L2TP
10 7 (23.33%) RIP
11 6 (20.00%) DNS
11 6 (20.00%) Network Security
11 6 (20.00%) VLAN
12 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (13.33%) IPv4
13 4 (13.33%) Multicast
13 4 (13.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (13.33%) Military
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Voice Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) IP Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) LAN Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) LAN/WAN Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Voice Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
1 7 (23.33%) High Availability
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
3 4 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
1 2 (6.67%) Python
1 2 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (46.67%) CCNA
3 14 (46.67%) CCNP
3 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (16.67%) CCIE
5 4 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) CCSA
6 2 (6.67%) CCSE
6 2 (6.67%) JNCIA
6 2 (6.67%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (30.00%) Juniper
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Verint
4 2 (6.67%) Crossbeam
4 2 (6.67%) F5
4 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.33%) BT
5 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.33%) Nokia
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £47.83 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago