The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 9 14
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate - 3.45% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 14.29% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £238 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
OSPF
North Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
0 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate - 24.14% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Average daily rate - £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OSPF across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate